The Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank have a hit with “Old Number Four”

Less than 24 hours after the April 21 release of new Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank album American Shuffle, the national sports media began providing extensive coverage of the song “Old Number Four.” Though not mentioned by name, the song is an homage to retired NFL legend Brett Favre. CBSSports.com broke the story on Wednesday, April 22 – one day after the release of American Shuffle. Within 24 hours “Old Number...

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Brent Best

Texas has more than its share of proud traditions, but none prouder than the remarkable depth of its pool of storytellers. From Larry McMurtry to Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Cormac McCarthy to Ray Wylie Hubbard, the Lone Star state has been produced a stunning array of folks who’ve used both pen and song to convey tales that are at once universal and redolent of the land of their creation. With his riveting solo debut, Your Dog,...

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Tom Fuller Band

The five-member Tom Fuller Band embodies the soul and creative energy of Chicago’s rich musical heritage – from the city’s finest rhythm and blues, through Cheap Trick to late period Wilco. Their diverse collection of memorable rock and pop songs embrace songwriter Fuller’s distinctive blend of pleasing melodies and distinctive chord progressions, alongside outstanding lyrics that uplift and resonate with passion and truth. ...

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Daisy Dillman Band

40 years later… just like one of their fan favorite songs “Turn My Head”, The Daisy Dillman Band is still turning heads! Far from Nashville and well before alternative country, or whatever the music is being called these days — 5 guys from the western suburbs of Minneapolis created a beloved blend of country, rock and folk music in 1976 that they soon exported to the nation. Then like now the band’s combined...

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Harry Shearer

Actor…author…director…comedian…musician…philosopher…political satirist…record-company owner…and one of the best “voices” in the business (just ask THE SIMPSONS), Harry Shearer is a comic personality and modern day renaissance man. For the past two decades he has enjoyed enormous success and planted the fruits of his talents in the heads of millions worldwide thanks to his voice work for THE SIMPSONS, where he plays a stable...

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