Southern Charm is a red-hot high energy country band. Formed in November of 2010, Southern Charm has been turning heads in the stateline area. Their dynamic live performances perfectly complement their fun and bigger-than-life personalities. With incredible musical talent, astonishing vocal performances, and a repertoire that is unparalleled; Southern Charm is heating up honky tonk dance floors all across Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. The band plays both modern country hits as well as your all-time favorites. Southern Charm brings the twang to do your thang! For more info, checkout the Southern Charm Website.
Unhinged will be rocking the streets of Byron on the afternoon of Saturday October 12th from 2pm to 4:30pm, so mark your calendars. Founded just one year ago, this band has high-energy from start to finish, with a great, all-around set-list! The ladies enjoy the fun, up-to-date dance numbers like “Paralyzer”, the awesome way back Warrant tracks; while the guys dig the heavier Rush, Metallica, etc…plus many different tunes between here and there. Something for everyone! For more information please find them on Facebook.
Exciting news from the TTF! The Smokin Gunz are going to be the Festival’s big openers. Playing Friday October 11th at 7pm, the fellas from Smokin Gunz look set the bar high for the performances at this years Turkey Testicle Festival in Byron.
The story of the Schaumburg Illinois top forty country group was founded in the summer of 1997. Currently, the group consists of 4 full-time members, including; Jim Banke (guitar/lead vocals), David Nekola (lead guitar/vocals), Artie Specht (Bass guitar) and Robert Broz (drums/vocals), with over-whelming professionalism and dedication to the music produced by the band.
The group has traveled the Midwest performing at Clubs, Festivals and Casinos in WI, IL, IA, IN, MI and has acquired a strong fan base Smokin’ Gunz musical style and background is derived from straight forward rock-n-roll, combined with hard driving, country music styles, backed by heart felt harmony vocal arrangements, with some real foot tapping dance tunes to provide musical entertainment for all types of audiences regardless of their musical preferences.
All of the group’s Original material is written solely by the members themselves with inspiration based on real life experiences. Smokin’ Gunz is comprised of talented musicians that become one with their instruments. Showmanship is first class and stage presence is fine tuned to a highly professional caliber not often found in the local venue circuits of the Chicagoland and surrounding areas.
For more please visit the Smokin Gunz Website.
Rat Baxter, Rock band from Rockford, Illinois, is booked to play the Turkey Testicle Festival on Saturday October 12th, 2013. Formed in 2005 with members Stacey Lee – Vocals, Doug Witt – Guitars, Allen Duerksen – Bass/Vocals & John McCallum – Drums their inspirations include Alice Cooper, Bad Company, Black Stone Cherry, Deep Purple and many more rock genre bands. Their interests include Cold Beer – Hot Ladies – Screamin’ Guitars – Thumpin’ Low End. Rat Baxter will be playing both covers and originals from 5pm until 7:30pm, so be sure to come out and show them your support. For more information about Rat Baxter, visit their fanpage.