The Number 9 Blacktops are a 3-piece Rockabilly band from Carbondale, Illinois. Pretty alright fellers.
-They have toured 10 countries with 13 trips to Europe in the past few years.
-They are 100% professionally endorsed by Gretsch Guitars, Bigsby Vibratos, Fender Amplifiers, and Buffalo Trace Bourbon.
-They played Jesco White’s birthday party at his house!
-They have CDs produced by Eddie Spaghetti from the Supersuckers, and Rick Miller from Southern Culture on the Skids
-Jim has a side-band with Eddie Spaghetti called The Franklin County Trucking Company
-They were the support band for Chuck Berry 4 times in St. Louis….and Chuck drove his car into their van.