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Jerry Jakala/ Biography Jerry’s music is a mix of influences, including, but not limited to, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top, Ray Charles, Bob Seger , Stevie Ray Vaughn, The Eagles, Luther Allison, Eric Clapton, The Doors, Albert King, Freddie King, Kenney Chesney, Albert Collins, David Gilmore, BB. King, Savoy Brown, The Beatles, & too many others to name. Jerry plays Bass, Guitar & sings, as well as writes his own music. Songs have a way of growing from their birth to the final version of the song. Songs evolve much the same as we do. The idea, music or lyrics, putting them together and re-writing/polishing as much as necessary to get a quality song/product. Jerry is also the Tampa Bay Chapter of Just Plain Folks Co-coordinator. Just Plain Folks is a worldwide music organization made up of over 45,500 musicians’, songwriter’s, producers, lawyers’, & just about every other conceivable job that has a connection to music. Just Plain Folks is a great networking organization. I've met and played with some great musician's as well as have on going friendships.