Related Information for Kenny Vance & The Planotones Kenny Vance As a kid in New York, Kenny Vance was captivated by the magic of rock'n roll. At the age of fifteen, he was hanging around the famed Brill Building, meeting other singers and songwriters. Eventually he formed the successful group Jay and The Americans, who had the distinction of opening for The Beatles and The Rolling Stones for each of their first U.S. performanceKenny remained with Jay and The Americans throughout the group's eleven-year history, touring extensively and r.. read more