Every Mother's Nightmare was formed in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1987 by vocalist Rick Ruhl and guitarist Steve Malone. Bassist, Mark McMurty, and drummer, Jim Phipps, completed the lineup. EMN blended blues, metal, and southern rock for their sound. They reached their biggest success with the single, 'Love Can Make You Blind,' which reached No. 22 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Tracks.
To date, Every Mothers Nightmare has released five full-length studio albums and one live album. In November 2012, Every Mothers Nightmare added two new members to the line up Lonnie Hammer on drums, And Travis Butler on guitar. EMN is currently doing pre-production for a new album. EMN is looking forward to getting back out on the road to a town near you soon.