May 19, 2005
Hometown: Baltimore Current members: David Morreale, vocals, guitar. He will be joined by a backup singer and a pedal steel guitar player. Founded in: 1980 Style: Country folk Influenced by: John Hiatt, Steve Earle, Allison Krause. Notable: Morreale was recently selected as one of 32 finalists for the Grassy Hill Kerrville New Folk Songwriting award from more than 700 applicants. Quotable: Morreale describing his music: "It is tequila- and honey-tinged American fables. I'm a big lover of story songs.