The Fly-By-Night Jass Band
Portland, Oregon


John Domenigoni ~ Tub Bass
Billy Hults ~ Washboard
Ken "Turtle" Van Demarr ~ Guitar
Johnnie Ward ~ Harp, Vocals


In Memory of

Billy Hults
1944 - 2009

They were the most popular jug band to play at the infamous and haunted White Eagle Tavern in Portland.

The above photos were taken at The Cuckoo's Nest (a hippie clothing boutique in Old Town Portland circa late 60's to late 70's) where The Fly By Nite Jass Band played on Saturday afternoons.
Image Courtesy of Julie Safley

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Last Update:  5 April 2011
Credits:  M. Burger, Dale Turnbull

Band # 2094