Franky & Louie’s Beach Front Bar & Grill opened Memorial weekend of 2003 and has been blessed with a tremendous business. We have earned the reputation for having great pizza, awesome sandwiches, friendly staff, and an atmosphere matched by no other. Also, we have an arcade for kids of all ages! 80 boat slips available for restaurant client parking. Stop by and see why Franky & Louie's has been voted the #1 Restaurant on the water and the #1 Bar & Grill at the Lake for several years in a row. Live bands Wed - Mon night.
Members Shawn Crowe, lead vocals Doug Harmon, guitar David Dew, drums Eddie Reinkemeyer, bass
For updates and a schedule go to The Surge on Facebook
For those who want a fast-paced, head-bobbing jam session, The Surge delivers. Big on energy and crowd interaction, the band can be seen at popular Lake area events such as The Lake of the Ozarks Pub Crawl and St. Patrick's Day. Members are from the Lake and Jefferson City areas. “We are a very upbeat band with danceable music and sing-a-long anthem rock,” says member Shawn Crowe.
The Surge started as four guys jamming together in Doug's basement. They didn’t plan on playing “officially”, but changed their minds when they received a call from Backwater Jack's to fill in for a band that canceled.
Today, Captain Geech & The Shrimp Shack Shooters are at top of thier league, largely entertaining the Midwest, voted "Best Band", "Best Rock/R&B Band", "Best Local Band" in several Illinois Readers Polls reaching over 200,000. Captain Geech is a "Show Band" that will take you back in time by uniquely performing hit songs from an era that hasn't really past yet, "The 21 year old(s) know the words as good or better than the 50 year old(s)". The show is an energetic, non-stop musical ride that brings the audience to thier feet and never quits, Geech will wear a crowd Out!
Captain Geech & The Shrimp Shack Shooters has performed at hundreds of county and state fairs, festivals, corporate functions, vacation spots, bike weeks, nightclubs & taverns all over the Midwest for years. 2014 brings many fresh elements to a whole "new show" worked up just for Geech Fans new and old. Geech fans are the driving force of this very successful "Party For Hire", returning night after night, forgetting thier troubles by dancing the night away. Next time your gloomy, get Geechie. Peace.
Exit 52 started from a love of music,pure and simple. We dig music of all kinds. We dig people. We LOVE our cocktails and we love to please a crowd. We also sing and play instruments and happen to think we are pretty decent at it! In the end,that'll be your decision though. See y'all on the road!
Bobby Showers Band is a Jefferson City Missouri based 4-piece who' s genre is not always easy to define. Their latest release, Zero Sum Game, includes songs with roots, blues, reggae, and funk influences, all with pop hooks that make you want to sing along. As you can imagine, the band's live show is a nice mix of genres as well. It all comes together to create an original sound that makes people smile and move in a rhythmic fashion. The band consists of Bobby Showers on rhythm guitar and vocals, Dave Jordan on lead guitar, Jason Reimund on bass and Tom Reichart on drums.