- Their guitarist, Duane Denison was a founding member of two other classic US alternative acts - The Jesus Lizard and Tomahawk! And before he joined the Shakers he was playing guitar for Hank Williams III (who once called them the best band in America)!!!
- Jello Biafra of The Dead Kennedy’s called their lead vocalist/blues harpist, JD Wilkes “The last great rock n’ roll frontman”, and made a guest appearance on their 2006 album “Pandelerium"!!!
- Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin named their “Believe” album his favourite of 2005, and took them on tour as his support band!!!
- Their track “Swampblood” appears on the soundtrack of top vampire soap, Tru-Blood!!!
If you're not familiar with the work of the Shack Shakers, here's our top picks...
This one demonstrates their more laid back gothic country style...
...and here's one that's been on the Psycho Motel playlist since the beginning! Maybe you recognise?
DO. NOT. MISS. THIS.