Greg "Tex" Schramm, former drummer w/the Star Devils. Current bands include: Tex Schramm and the Radio King Cowboys, The Sidecars, The Happy Hour Jazz Combo, and The Tammy Whynots.
Other FORMER groups include: Magnolia Mountain, Browngrass Band, The Catalog Cowboys, The Mad Hornets, The Consumers (in L.A.), The Liberators(in L.A.), Big Pictures, Hoi Polloi.....you get the picture. Been around and done that.
Wife's name: Cindy, son's name: Jack. Cat: Bart, dog: Rudy. Passion: music. Love song writing and recording and gigging.
Influences include:Lefty Frizzel, Webb Pierce, Carl Smith, Hank Williams Sr. Gene Vincent, Eddie Cochran, Charlie Parker, Gene Krupa, Benny Goodman, Jimmy Wakely, Spade Cooley, and just far too many to mention. I love the period in music history where country met east coast big band, or when swing met bop met country,etc. or as my good friend, Eric Evans says:"when cowboys got radios."
First album (CD) released was in Nov. 2010 "GREETINGS FROM" 15 original songs. NEW ALBUM/CD titled: LUCKY CHAPS being unvieled Sat. Sept. 29th at Arnold's Bar & Grill during MPMF (Mid Point Music Festival) Cincinnati.
Recieving airplay locally on WNKU radio, thanks to Mary Peale.