BIOGRAPHY

Jenny & Anthony, a Brother/Sister duo, and John Cortez are all former members of the original Rock/Rap Band Jackie On Acid. JOA was formed in late August 1998 and played throughout Texas, opening up for National groups, including Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Papa Roach, 2 Live Crew, Bowling for Soup, Fu Manchu, Skatenigs, Union Underground, and L7. During their five year venture, JOA released a self-titled LP with popular songs such as Stitched Lips and Flake. They were featured in numerous media publications such as the San Antonio Current, Express News, The Edge Magazine and Meltdown Magazine. On July 3, 2003, JOA played their last farewell bash at Sin 13 Bar, selling out on all their merchandise. 

Entering into a new era, in early 2019, the three former members of JOA reunited with a new vibe to create Saving Jackie, a rap/rock group with a message of redemption for new life. Alongside former members, Front Woman/Vocalist Jenny 4C Ramirez, Drummer Anthony and Bass Player John Cortez are new members, Jerry Ryan on Rhythm Guitar/Backing Vocals 2019-8/2021 and Rick Garza on Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals. After encountering life’s struggles and strife, this band shares a message of how they overcame life’s major trials. Their new EP brings a rocking out message of victory and hope with songs like My Faith is Larger, My Everything and Silence the Storm. 

Saving Jackie has been interviewed by Metal Mars, Robbs MetalWorks ~ El Mero Metal, from Texas, Walter Cardozo of #Jesus Es Mi Rock from Chile, South America,  Turn Up The Volume Blog in Belgium, Mistress Angie from 502 Radio and Abdul Whitemetal. Their recent EP also received reviews from Mike Geiner of BTTW Church, “Saving Jackie is a welcomed breath in the music industry.” From Bryan Blake of Vinyl Lollipops, "This band seriously kicks the gluteus Maximus and leaves you wanting more." 
The EP was a self-titled release produced & engineered by Damian Refuge and mixed and mastered by Clifton Miles of Stone Creek Sound Studio in Helotes, Texas. 
Saving Jackie has performed at the Bang Bang Bar, Zombies Rock Bar, Fitzgerald’s Bar, Facebook Virtual ExodoFest from Mexico and Facebook Virtual LowFest from Columbia. 
Including a Video Presentation for Bora Curtir Show based in Brazil. 
Saving Jackie signed with KingSide Record Label. 

Saving Jackie recorded an Official Music Video for My Faith Is Larger and is available on YouTube.

Also check out Not Your Typical Christian Channel https://youtu.be/9sT2YHodKZQ  for Chris'  Reaction Video on "My Faith Is Larger"
Our NEW ALBUM, It's Critical" is now available on your favorite music platform!

Connect with Saving Jackie on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Tiktok, Twitter, Reverbnation and Bandsintown.

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Undoubtedly, as people we mature as the years go by. Some of us build homes, some raise children,...others build businesses & some do it ALL. One thing is uttely transparent: a transformation takes place deep within us which gives us the strength to perserve in what has undeniably become a more complex world. So, when I heard that 90's rap rock group, Jackie On Acid, was making a return to music & the scene under a NEW moniker in Saving Jackie I was intrigued to say the least; and what I came to find out is that the individuals in this band had undergone such drastic transformations themselves; and CLEARLY those transformations resonate in their NEW music! I was privy to hear their 3 song demo (recently officially released on January 25th, 2020) & I was taken aback. Musically, there was no mistep in the delivery of BIG hooks & catchy choruses,....but the brutal clarity (& delivery c/o Jenny ShoShock Ramirez) of the lyrical MESSAGE is what really hit home. *Click the Web Link*”

Robbs MetalWorks, Robbs MetalWorks (Mar 01, 2020)

“~{BTTW EXCLUSIVE ALBUM REVIEW}~ Saving Jackie EP Sleeper band Saving Jackie is a welcomed breath in the music industry. Honestly this became the hardest music review I’ve had to ever do as their sound & their lyrical structure is quite impressive for this young group. Recently back in January they released their debut EP. Doing a search of their name on Google opened me up to several reviews of praise of their work. With the EP not being out even 2 solid weeks, I even came across a quick review that said it was the best album of 2020. That instantly intrigued me. Most of their 3 songs from the EP hit hard lyrically as you hear their vocalist Jenny belt out some strong vocals around the hard rock/some punk elements in their music. The first song, “My Faith is Larger” comes off as a great anthem song, as well as a declaration song to get your blood pumping to what they are singing & playing about. “My Everything” is right away a straight forward & honest.. *Click the Web Link*”

Mike Geiner, BTTW Church (Apr 11, 2020)

“As the drums ROAR into your ears like a tribal war conquest, “My Faith is Larger” is a banger of a track and lets you know immediately that this band has a mighty, powerful punch that will have you, the listener, excited and ready to mosh to its intensity. The riffs in this strong opener really show that this band, a performing and touring crew, have definitely developed their style in the crucible of the live circuit. Jenny’s vocals tie these songs together with a diverse vocal range and thoughtful lyrics, expatiating on her faith, with powerful poise and grace. The one thing I love about this group is the eclectic, genre spanning influences that they demonstrate with an authority that oozes authenticity. “My everything” the second track shows off the beautiful instrumentation of Antonio, John, Jerry, and Rick. They are great at creating an intense and rhythmic ambience for the lyrics to shine bright in the powerful atmosphere of a funk-fused diorama. *Click the Web Link”

Bryan Blake, Vinyl Lollipops (Jun 22, 2020)

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Move over RATM for this shattering, striking slam dunk with the merciless power of a bone-crushing iron ball. A hot-tempered sucker-punch triggering every single nerve, every single muscle, and every single vein in your shuddering body. Hell yeah!”

JL, Turn Up The Volume Blog (Jul 31, 2020)

Saving Jackies Vocalist Jenny 4C Ramirez was recognized as a Metal Queen. Formed in 2019, is a #rock rap band from #USA, with the voice of Jenny 4c Ramirez Members: Anthony: drums John Cortez: bass Jerry Dee Ryan: rhythm guitar/backing vocals Rick Garza: lead guitar”

Female Metal Queens (Oct 21, 2020)

“HOLY smokes! JUST heard the upcoming track from Saving Jackie called, 'Its Critical'. Fkn AMAZING! Will be dropping later this Spring, so keep your ears to the underground, while you can because SJ could be breaking out from it SOON! #greatraps #greatlead #greatchorus #supportSAmetal”

Robbs MetalWorks (Jan 08, 2021)

“Coming Wednesday 1/13/2021 @saving_jackie Takes over @metal_empire_radio on @stationhead brought to you by @kingsiderecords plus @saving_jackie WorldWide video premiere of “My Faith is Larger”~CEO of KingSide Records @kingsiderecords WWW.KINGSIDERECORDS.COM ~CEO of Artillery Music Group AMG WWW.ARTILLERYMUSICGROUP.COM ~ Founder, Owner, & Creator of the Saldivar Social Brand @saldivarsocial ~WWW.SALDIVARSOCIAL.COM & Te”

Kevin Wilkin, Metal Empire Radio (Jan 11, 2021)

“Saudações headbangers!!! Estamos aqui com mais um vídeo suado mas feito com muita dedicação. Novidades,aparições,homenagem,Jurassic rock,reflexão e muito mais!!! Grandes bandas lançaram novos materiais e outras nasceram e nos apresentaram seus trabalhos nesse mês de Janeiro. Se liguem nesse vídeo e se puder compartilhem para fortalecer essa cena que me enche de orgulho!!!…”

Bora Curtir (Jan 27, 2021)

“Combine the flaming intensity of Rage Against The Machine and the razor-sharp rants of Body Count and what you get is San Antonio‘s hot-tempered cross-over rockers SAVING JACKIE. Wait, there are two notable differences. No slams about politics, but a pure lust for life credo, and instead of a testeron-driven frontman we have the wonderful Jenny 4C Ramirez leading the troops with vivid gusto and vigorous bravado. She raps and hollers like the best with a high-powered voice you can break walls with. The debut EP of this mettlesome turbo is a head-banging triumph. A storming eruption of illegal decibels and deafening riffs. Yes!! So, listen up, Zack de la Rocha and Ice-T. From now on no more male-dominated metal-rap-dynamite. Make way for Jenny and read carefully what she told Turn Up The Volume. But, as usual, we start interviews with music. Let’s roll…”

JL, Turn Up The Volume Blog (Feb 24, 2021)

“Bands 1st Reaction Video”

Chris, Not Your Typical Christian... (Feb 28, 2021)