As many of you heard, our last performance will be November 22, 2014.
We’ve accumulated many overdue thank you’s in ten years. We’re sure to forget a name or two, so our apologies in advance.
Our undying love and respect to our families—
A public thank you to our significant others and important ladies: Kate Splendoria Holler, Christina Baker, Ewa Budka, Heather Tucker, and Kim Douglas. They have been the uncredited heroes in our story and they deserve acknowledgment. Their strength and support have guided us through many ups and downs. We’re forever grateful to them. We know it has not been easy and we know we’re a bunch of lucky bastards. Don’t think we don’t.
Thank you to our parents: Lori Spilker, Rob Spilker, Jeff Holler, George and Terri Jones, Jon and Judy Koenig, David and Andrea Baker, Tom Brewer, Diane Hawn, John Jatcko, and Barb Jatcko for their life-long support and encouragement. It’s truly one of the greatest gifts a parent can give their children.
Special thanks: Josh and Dana Koenig, Emily Jones, Jay and Nikki Brewer, JJ and Pete Magliocco, Joe Baker, Julie Baker, and Sara Jatcko.
Venu and Shannon, we’re forever in your debt. We’re still at a loss for words. Love you.
Endless gratitude to all our fans/friends—
It’s been one hell of a journey. Some of you saw us take our first steps onto the tiny Stagger Inn stage. We had four songs to our name and no understanding of how it would go over. Well, it went over. Again and again.
Thank you for sharing this experience with us. It’s been our pleasure performing for you; it’s been our honor getting to know you. We appreciate the passion you have for our music and we’re flattered to hear about its effect on your life. You have two more opportunities to see us. Hopefully you’re able to attend at least one.
October 2: Hangar 9 | Carbondale, IL w/ Ha Ha Tonka
November 22: Off Broadway | St. Louis, MO
It’s STRONGLY suggested you buy tickets for 11/22 in advance. They’re selling fast:http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/677263
Facebook Event/Invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/688197801247165/
And now for our long list of thank you’s (in no particular order): Off Broadway, The Firebird, Lemmons, The Way Out Club, John Brown’s on the Square, Stagger Inn Again, The Smoke & Barrel Tavern, KDHX, The Mixtape on KDHX, Rocket 88 on KDHX, Bob Reuter – St. Louis Photographer and Performing Songwriter, Fred Friction, KMNR 89.7 FM, RFT Music, Eleven Magazine, Go! St. Louis, ALIVE Magazine St. Louis, The Edwardsville Intelligencer, Belleville News-Democrat, St. Louis Magazine, The Blind Eyes, Whiskey Folk, The Cuban Missiles, The Haddonfields, Murder By Death, The Great Crusades, Old 97′s, Ford Theatre Reunion, The Timmys, The Monads, Fattback, Funky Butt Brass Band, Dana Michael Anderson, John Krane, Pretty Little Empire, Bruiser Queen, Christian Lee Hutson, The Ladybirds, The Lusitania, Steve and Kit, Alan Brown @ Please & Thank You Booking, Nate Burrell @ Before The Blink, Firebrand Recording, Native Sound, Kit Hamon, Beth Bombara, Corey Woodruff Photography, Christian Schaeffer, Jack and Shannon, First Punch Film Production, Dave Johnson, Vintage Vinyl – St. Louis, David Wiatrolik, Clint Begley, Chris Watkins, Mike Martin, Utopia Studios, John Henry, Throwing Things Records, Tinderbox, The Temp Agency, Ryan Adams, Carl Ross, The Music Enthusiast, Todd Koenig.
with love and respect,