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I will be heading out Friday afternoon with my dad and brother.  Going to Sacramento to stay with my Uncle.  Then on Saturday heading to the 2008 San Francisco Custom Rod and Motorcycle Show.

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January 6, 2008
Plum Krazy to Rock Sock Hop

The San Francisco Rod, Custom and Motorcycle Show will feature the Band “Plum Krazy” Saturday night during the Sock Hop in the Car Club Pavilion. Two car clubs, The Laf-A-Lots and Golden State Street Rods have teamed up to make the pavilion into a 60’s drive-in and garage scene for the Sock Hop.

The Sock Hop is the first time the San Francisco event has featured the band “Plum Krazy” and hosted a 60’s style, old – fashioned Sock Hop. Spectators are welcome to join in on the dancing fun and to come to the show dressed to dance the night away in their 1960’s attire.
The band “Plum Krazy” has been playing together around the San Francisco Bay Area since 1998. Their music is the classics of Rock and Roll. The music will take you back to whenever you want to go or whatever memories these classics bring to mind.

The band is made up of some very talented musicians. Charles Marquez is on lead guitar and vocals. Charlie has been playing the guitar over 40 years and favors the songs of Eric Clapton and Santana. Edward Stucken plays the gutar and does vocals. Steadie Eddie, as he is known, has been playing guitar for over 30 years and his favorite songs are from Boz Scaggs and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Doing duty on the bass guitar and background vocals is Jeff Gessini and like the other members has over 40 years of playing to his credit. He lists his favorites as Rocco Prestia. Willie Weckes and Peter Cetera. The man who pounds out the beat on drums is Michael Miranda who is the youngest member of the group with 10 years of playing experience. Mike provides a strong steady backbeat for the band. His favorite bands are the Rolling Stones and Beatles.

Rick Perry, the promoter of the San Francisco event says” We are very excited to have the clubs put together the Sock Hop and hope the spectators really enjoy the classic Rock and Roll from ‘Plum Krazy'”.
The Sock Hop, Car Club display and “Plum Krazy” are part of the Budweiser Pavilions, which consists of the six lower buildings at the Cow Palace. The San Francisco Rod, Custom and Motorcycle Show uses all 9 buildings and over 300, 000 Sq., ft. of the facility to house over 500 entries for this years show.

The San Francisco Rod, Custom and Motorcycle Show opens Friday January
1th at 3pm and runs through Sunday January 13th, with the awards presentation at 5pm Sunday and the drive-out set for 7pm. For additional information regarding the show, directions ticket information and related activities, you can go to
www.sfcustomshow.com or call the show office at 209-744-8090. Here is the schedule for Saturday.

Saturday January 12, 2008 :: show hours: 9am-10pm
Hot Rod Pavilion – North Hall 9am-10pm
Motorcycle Pavilion – Presented by PPG, South Hall
9am-10pm
Antique Motorcycle Display
9am-10pm
“World’s” Biggest Motorcycle – PPG Motorcyle Pavilion
9am-10pm
See the ”Jammin’ at the Palace” Panel Jam – South Hall presented by PPG
9am-10pm
Jerry Sezar Hot Rods presents the Suede Rods and Customs – Budweiser Pavilions
9am-10pm
See Toyota’s Thunder Alley in the North Hall
9am-10pm
Tribute to Hollywood Vehicles and Props – Budweiser Pavilions, Lower Level
9am-10pm
Classic Trailer Show and Exhibit – Budweiser Pavilions, Lower Level
9am-10pm
Car Club Display and Sock Hop – Budweiser Pavilions, Lower Level
9am-10pm
Sock Hop with live music by “Plum Krazy” – Budweiser Pavilions, Lower Level
8pm-10pm
Hall of Champions – Main Lobby
9am-10pm
Trendsetter Interviews/Autograph Sessions – Darryl Starbird – Main Arena
11am-noon & 5pm-7pm
Trendsetter Trophy Presentation – Trendsetter Area Main Arena 5pm
Arlen and Cory Ness Autograph Session – Arlen Ness Booth – PPG Motorcycle Pavilion
3pm-6pm
See American Graffiti Stars and Tribute Car – Budweiser Pavilions, Lower Level
9am-10pm
See Johnny Benson’s Toyota Race Truck Toyota Thunder Area – North Hall
9am-10pm
Music by Vida Lee DJ – Suede Rod and Custom Area, Lower Buildings
throughout the show
Make-A-Wish Charity Auction “Jammin’ the Palace” Panel Jam – PPG Motorcycle Pavilion
7pm
Biker Build Off Challenge Live on stage, Motorcycle Pavilion 9am-10pm
S.F. Hall of Fame Autograph Session presented by Brizio Street Rods, Main Arena Stage
3pm-4pm
Meet Custom Motorcycle Builders Ron and Hunter Simms – PPG Motorcycle Pavilion
noon-6pm
Show Closes
10pm

I will be taking picture’s and making a post later.  I plan on posting updates to my twitter account.  If you have not used twitter give it test drive click here.

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5 Responses to !!! HAVE YOU SEEN THIS CAR? !!! click here

  1. That will be an awesome event. I am eager to view your photographs!

    – David

  2. Admiral70 says:

    I had my technology setup to take pics and post on the fly. I will have to look into that but not for this event.

  3. J Steyskal says:

    I need some pictures of Cadillacs, if you see any please get shots of the interior and the Engine. I can make it worth your time. Thanks

  4. Admiral70 says:

    Justin,

    You have a 66 caddy convert if I recall correctly? I will definitely take some pics of any 60’s caddy’s for you. Interiors and engines huh, can do my friend. I will look forward to the ‘make it worth your time’ part, what’s her name?JK 😉

    No problem I would be honored to do that for you. If I did not have a car load I would invite your to go.

    Thanks for checking up on the blog. Have a good one.

    –JB

  5. Remi says:

    And thanks also for pointing to your post. I enjoy your very personal writing style.

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