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Christmas music video!

2020 was a difficult year for the entire world, and it was strange to have all my shows cancelled. I wanted to end the year on a positive note, so I recorded my rockin' version of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer…

2018 was awesome!!!

As the new year begins, I had a chance to look back at 2018, and me oh my, we had a crazy fun year. I added plate spinning to the show, and now the dancing dinosaur is a standard feature…

AFV!

So a crazy thing happened in the latter half of 2017. I submitted a video to America's Funniest Home Videos of Gemma's Christmas tantrum, and they told me we were finalists in their holiday special! Here's what we submitted:

We…

Halloween - Buddy the Elf!

This Halloween my dream FINALLY came true! I have wanted to be Buddy the Elf for years, and this was the year it all happened! My wife spent hours working on our Buddy and Jovie costumes.  It was her first…

Adventures Ahoy!

Ahoy mateys! The new album is here, and I'm so excited for you to hear it. "Adventures Ahoy!" was inspired by my gig last fall, where I was a shanty-singing pirate for author Heidi Schulz's release party (check her books…

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas, Jenks fans! I hope this December finds you well. 2015 was a fun year for me. I can't wait for 2016. I'm hard at work on a new album, and I'm loving writing and recording new songs. I…

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Aargh! Behold, pirate captain Jenks

Recently I had a very unique request for a gig. Salem, Oregon author Heidi Schulz hired me to be the singing pirate at her book release parties in Portland and Salem. The book is called "Hooks Revenge: The Pirate Code,"…

Summer shows galore!

July was a crazy busy month, with lots of events. I played 17 shows, which is the most I have ever done in a month. I played the Fourth of July in Endicott, Washington, all of the libraries in the…

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Teaching juggling and Go Ergo!

Happy June, Jenks fans!

I wanted to share a fun music video I recently created at my day job. I was working on a safety video series about office ergonomics, and I was asked to come up with a creative…

Ready for action!

So last year marked a big change for Jenks. I relocated my family from Spokane, Washington to Salem, Oregon. I got a sweet new job making videos for a large company. In 2014 I played some new gigs around the…

Free song!

So I recently wrote a rockin' song all about summer. I gathered inspiration from what lots of friends online told me were their favorite things to do in the summertime. You can listen to and download the song for free…

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Hitched a Ride on the Oregon Trail!

Yee haw Jenks fans! So a big change happened in my life, and I moved to Salem, Oregon. It was hard to leave so many great friends and fans in Spokane, but life is all about change, and my family…