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Skip, opens for Robbie Krieger of the Doors & Eric Burton of the Animals:

"Skip Band by Skipper" aka Gordon James Turrisi is a "One Man Jam Band," fusing the styles of Classical, Jazz, Blues, Funk, Reggae, African Rhythms, Jam Band and Folk music.  Skip is honored to have shared bills with artists such as:  Robbie Krieger of The Doors, Eric Burton of  The Animals, The Marleys, Leon Russell and even sat in with America The Band on their hit single, Horse with No Name! Gordon has worked with Ziggy Marley, Members of: 311, Nine Inch Nails, The Violent Femmes, Cher, Edward Sharp and the Magnetic Zeros, Hani Naser, Wu-Tang Clan and many other great artists! Whether it's original music, cover songs or classically inspired fingerpicking Gordon has you covered!  

Gordon James Turrisi aka Skip, Opens for Leon Russell  

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These photographs of Gordon James Turrisi aka Skip were taken when he opened for Leon Russell at the Canyon Club in Agora Hills California a year before Leon's passing. This was after Elton John revived his idol's career by recording The Union (Elton John and Leon Russell album) 

Skip, Opens for Leon Russell  

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Skip, Opens for Iron Butterfly


Skip Opens for Robbie Krieger of The Doors 
Libby Bowl, Ojai CA


Skip, Plays United We Stand Festival LA, with Chuck D of Public Enemy and Hart Sawyer 

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Skip, Plays United We Stand Festival Colorado, with Flowbots & Ky-Mani Marley 


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