|The "Salty Dawgs" are a musical trio that plays "Classic" cover songs,
which are songs made famous by various artsts from the 1960's through present
day. The band consists of Rick Gilbert, who is the primary lead singer
and rhythm guitarist, Madison Fontaine, lead acoustic and electric guitars
and background vocals, and Robbie Jones, "Washtub" bass, lead and background
vocals. Yes, his bass guitar is made from a wash tub. He has
more than thirty years experience making it sound wonderful. They
play a wide variety of music, and song lists may be customized to fit the
occasion for which they are performing.
Rick and Madison have been playing music together since they played in the legendary country rock band "Who Shot John", based in Charlottesville in the early 1970's. They got together after forty years and formed "Salty Dawgs" with Robbie in June of 2013.
Last Updated March 31, 2014