The Flim-Flam Kings

The Flim-Flam Kings deliver soulful vocals, muscular instrumental breaks, easygoing stage presence and a love for the music of the boom years of rock music on fm radio.  Dig the Creamy Jams as The Flim-Flam Kings bring the soundtrack to your weekend party! The FFKs feature some of our local scene's finest, most talented players and singers, doing whet they do best: delivering delicious jams on beloved tunes, playing their own take on songs you love from funky blues to Motown, The Grateful Dead to reggae. Featuring lead guitarist and vocalist Ben Baker, bassist and vocalist Paul Fardella, drummer Joe Fink and blues harpist Dave Friedman, each member is not only an experienced professional with decades of club to festivals- singing, playing and entertaining but is also a current member of The Blu-Tones big band project, The Retro Rock N' Roll Revue! Flim-Flam Kings gigs are often bolstered by the addition of other Blu-Tones either adding female vocals or additional instrumental prowess.  So come on out and enjoy the fun, the fellow fans and The Flim-Flam Kings!

 

 

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The Flim-Flam Kings front line cooking with gas at a charity event for hurricane Irma victims held at Whiskey Park.
Photo curtesy of Naples Daily News

The Flim-Flam Kings front line cooking with gas at a charity event for hurricane Irma victims held at Whiskey Park. Photo curtesy of Naples Daily News

The magic of music under a moonlit sky as The Flim-Flam Kings play at Naples Beach Brewery, a favorite of craft beer lovers, music fans and family oriented listeners.

The magic of music under a moonlit sky as The Flim-Flam Kings play at Naples Beach Brewery, a favorite of craft beer lovers, music fans and family oriented listeners.

The Flim-Flam Kings pay tribute to The Allmans

Getting funky, The Flim-Flam Kings as The JBs

Take a trip with The Flim-Flam Kings on Rt. 66

The Flim-Flam Kings play Wicked Wilson Pickett

The Lost Rodeo w/Ben Baker

The public House, 1514 Immokalee Rd, Naples, Florida 34110

Enjoy an eclectic array of acoustic styles, blending folk, country and bluegrass with a touch of jam-band sensibility, inspired and absolutely live! The feel good music of The Lost Rodeo goes great with a fine beverage and good company. Don’t miss out on an amazing performance and acoustic creativity at its best.

Ben Baker Duo

La Playa Beach and Golf Resort, Gulfshore Drive, Naples 34108

Ben is absolutely thrilled to be bringing his Duo act to the sands of the beautiful La Playa Resort! He’ll be playing the music you love, featuring sweet, soulful vocals and beautiful music in a spectacular setting whitest enjoying the finest cocktails... what could be better? Join us in season for the best in entertainment at one of Naples’s most treasured spots,

The Lost Rodeo w/Ben Baker

Catch 41 Bar n’ Grill, 1100 Tamiami Trail , Naples, Florida 34102

Enjoy an eclectic array of acoustic styles, blending folk, country and bluegrass with a touch of jam-band sensibility, inspired and absolutely live! The feel good music of The Lost Rodeo goes great with a fine beverage and good company. Don’t miss out on an amazing performance and acoustic creativity at its best.

The Flim-Flam Kings & Queen

Mike’s Sports Bar, 17200 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33908

The Flim-Flam Kings are thrilled to debut the 2018 season @ Mike’s in South Fort Myers, where they rocked the stage many a time in the club’s previous incarnation as The Sandy Parrot and as their role as the powerhouse rhythm section of The Blu-Tones!

Guitaris/vocalist Ben Baker, bassist/vocalist Paul Fardella, drummer Joe Fink and Blues harpist Dave Friedman are even more thrilled to be welcoming the addition of Blu-Tones’ vocalist Tracey MacLean for a rare quintet format, especially for Mike’s! Blues, R&B, rock n’ roll and reggae get the FFK’s special treatment as funky rhythms spawn creamy jams and soulful vocals abound. Come out to Mikes Sports Bar, 17200 S. Tamiami Tr. in Fort Myers for hot music 🎶 from The Flim-Flam Kings , cold bevys and the coolest peeps!

Ben Baker Duo

La Playa Beach and Golf Resort, Gulfshore Drive, Naples 34108

Ben is absolutely thrilled to be bringing his Duo act to the sands of the beautiful La Playa Resort! He’ll be playing the music you love, featuring sweet, soulful vocals and beautiful music in a spectacular setting whitest enjoying the finest cocktails... what could be better? Join us in season for the best in entertainment at one of Naples’s most treasured spots,

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