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The band’s best selling album Twisted was picked up in 1998 by Blue Rose Records and subsequently released in over 14 countries in Europe gaining them international recognition.
Some call Twisted the album that “The Rolling Stones and Van Morrison never made together” which the band feels is a great compliment.
Big in Iowa was actually based in Ohio.
Mike McGwire is on the drums and his nickname is the affectionate “Big Moose”
The band won the Cammy, Cincinnati’s version of the Grammys, for Roots Rock Band of the Year in 1997.
The group once headlined a performance in front of 5,000 people at the Wolfstock Music Festival.
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