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Skip is a member of the Illinois Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, for his years in Chicago's New Colony Six! He also played for four years in the Olivia Newton-John Band! 
Skip headlined comedy clubs across the U.S. for 25 years, 
and he played Monte the Colorman in two hit films, Major League I and II!
Skip Griparis
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The Heroes of Rock!

 Experience the stars of the 1950's/60's/70's, compliments of virtuoso Singer, Guitarist, Comedian and Impressionist, Skip Griparis!  Take a high energy trip 
through Rock's evolution with fun stories and big hits in six different shows!

The 50's/60's, The 1970's, The Beatles, 
Elvis/Buddy/Ricky & Roy, Comedy Show,
And the Illinois Heroes of Rock!
Little Richard to Elvis, to Frankie Valli, to Roy Orbison, to Jimi Hendrix, to
 Chicago, to Steely Dan, to Elton John, to Billy Joel, to the Eagles and beyond!

Audiences rave:  "Enthralling vocal impressions...Fabulous guitar playing...
Awesome energy and passion...Side-splittingly funny...Great stories...
Virtuoso vocals...Amazing time capsule...We were rocking in our seats!"

"SKIP BLEW THE ROOF OFF THE PLACE!"  Rodney Danderfield, Comic Legend

Downloadable one-sheet promo for The '50's/'60's Heroes of Rock! 

The 1940's/50's:  Nat King Cole, Muddy Waters, Louis Jordan, Les Paul & Mary Ford, 

Hank Williams, The Dominoes, Big Joe Turner, Little Richard, The Platters, 

Fats Domino, Bill Haley & the Comets,  Ricky Nelson,  Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley, 

Jerry Lee Lewis, Sheb Wooley, The Diamonds, Johnny Otis, Leiber & Stoller,

 The Coasters, Ritchie Valens, Big Bopper, Buddy Holly, Ray Charles, Chuck Berry,

The 1960's: Sam Cooke, Neil Sedaka, The Ventures, The Tokens,  Del Shannon, 

Gene Pitney, Frankie Valli, Bob Dylan,  Roy Orbison, Litlle Anthony, Ed Sullivan, 

The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Temptations, The Doors, New Colony Six, Troggs, 

Sam the Sham, Young Rascals, Simon & Garfunkel, Jackie Wilson, 

Stevie Wonder, Jimi Hendrix, Crosby Stills & Nash, The Who

Downloadable One-Sheet Promo for The 1970's Heroes of Rock! 
The 1970's:   Neil Diamond, John Denver, Chicago, The Ides of March, 
Bill Withers, Loggins & Messina,  James Taylor, Paul Simon, Gordon Lightfoot, 
Elvis Costello, Wolfman Jack, Jackson Browne,  Grand Funk Railroad, Stephen Bishop,
Blue Oyster Cult, New Colony Six, The Spinners, Olivia Newton-John, Trilogy, Steely Dan, 
Deep Purple, Earth, Wind and Fire, Bruce Springsteen, Three Dog Night, Soul Trian, Lou Rawls, 
Rocky Balboa, John Sebastian, The Doobie Brothers, Thin Lizzie, David Naughton, Robert DeNiro,
Elton John, Boz Scaggs, Fleetwood Mac, John Travolta, Billy Joel, Cheap Trick, Al Pacino, 
Stevie Wonder, The Bee Gees, Earth, Wind & Fire, Queen, The Knack, The Eagles