TED STEVENS AND THE DOO-SHOTS Sarasota Florida ROCKABILLY for your special event! Ted 941-894-8302 strumsurf@hotmail.com 

EVERY other FRIDAY at Anna Maria Islands BIGGEST and BEST Venue ISLAND TIME !


THIS SATURDAY the 10th we are recording a LIVE CD at Stragglers Sarasota 6-10,  Be there , gonna be epic! 



 RIGHT NOW is a great time to book us for your concert,  wedding, private party or event you are hosting! we are a hard working, professional act,  leaving no detail untouched .... You only get one chance to get it right, call us ...




IF there is such a thing as a Southwest Florida rockabilly revival / movement / renaissance then you may have found the reason...  Ted Stevens and the Doo-Shots !

Ted Stevens and the Doo-Shots are Southwest Florida's premier retro-rockabilly band performing at festivals, concerts, car shows and tourist venues all over the State!

ROCKABILLY ! SURF ! OLD SCHOOL DANCE MUSIC AND A WILD SHOW!  They get booked again and again...And hear the same thing...THERE IS NO OTHER ACT LIKE YOU GUYS!   

Look no further if you want a fun show !  Grab your longboard and wobble up to the bar.  Beers will spill,  dancers will unite and tales will be told......

 BOOK Ted Stevens and the Doo-Shots !  Give Ted a call at 941-894-8302 strumsurf@hotmail.com                                        Quantcast                                                          






SATURDAY SEPT 10th 6-10 we are recording our 4th cd LIVE !

Where: Stragglers Sarasota

GREAT VENUE,  we chose it because of the vibe, the great sound quality,  ice cold AC, ice cold drinks, and it's a fan favorite !


Great Band Article !



Celebrate Island Time's 5th Anniversary!

JULY 3rd,  Bradenton Beach has fireworks at 9pm right across the street from Island Time which is celebrating 5 years !  We have been there since day ONE !  Come out and celebrate this weekend on stunning Bradenton Beach ! We play at 7 !

JUNE 18th BIKER EVENT Sarasota !

Details to come ! We are playing at Rossiters Harley Davidson again JUNE 18th from 11-3 pm,  we play every one of these events and they are always special ! As soon as I get the final details I will post them ! Get out there and ride !


A Tribute to Sun Records Rockabilly Ruckus
Donning suits, classic guitar, and a stand up bass, Ted Stevens and the Doo-Shots looked exactly how they sounded – Rocked-out rockabilly. Frontman and guitarist Ted Stevens’ enthralling performance, his guitar playing mean and smooth at the same time and his vocals on point with the classic rockers of yesteryear. And the word “style” should always be next to bassist Butch Alan’s name as he played with enough style for everyone and their mother. And to top it all off his shirt collar matched the leopard print designs on his bass..like I said style! And drummer Smokin’ Joe Hendricks looked like he was having the most fun of all. Playing behind your prototypical drumset for half of the evening, he was beckoned by Ted to come down from his full ensemble drumfort and play with only a single snare drum. There he stood alongside Ted and Butch rapping on that snare with the exuberance of a young child that just got his first drumset for Christmas. At one point he even started playing on an old sand filled drum that was being used as an ashtray. The joy of not taking yourself too seriously was evident and it created such a cool atmosphere. [Read More...]