JOHN PACKER ( 1948 - 2008 ) I.M.
Bassplayer and guitarist John Packer passed away on October 20th 2008.
This page is made in memory of a fine musician and nice and gentle person. He will be missed....
John has toured both the States and
He made his contribution to the following albums:
Dunn-Packer Band - Love Against The Wall ( 1990 )
Duke Robillard - La Palette Bleue ( 1999 )
Billy Boy Arnold - Boogie 'n' Shuffle ( 1999 )
Duke Robillard - The Explorer ( 2000 )
Duke Robillard - Living With The Blues ( 2002 )
Duke Robillard - World Full Of Blues ( 2007 )
Jay McShann - Still Jumpin' The Blues
Bryan Lee & the Blues Power Band - Katrina Was Her Name
A tribute concert in John Packers memory was held in East Providence
on February 15th 2009 with help of
The Duke Robillard Band
Dave Howard and The Highrollers
Tim Taylor Blues Band
The Radio Kings
Feel free to send your message about
MESSAGES ABOUT JOHN PACKER:
John Packer was a great friend and I miss him.
We spent a lot of time driving to gigs and often talked about his time in Europe with fondness.
John was a good musician and a gentle soul who would never hurt anyone...... Tom Ferraro