Thursday, June 28, 2012
Anyone who has ever spent any time listening to the BOB&TOM show has no doubt heard a song by legendary comedian Heywood Banks. That’s because Heywood’s catalogue of classic tunes includes fan favorites like "Big Butter Jesus," "I Like Summer," "Toast," "18 Wheels on a Big Rig," "Punjab" and "Wiper Blades" just to name a few. In fact, Heywood has appeared on 36 of BOB&TOM’s comedy albums, more than any other artist by far. We’ve just been informed that Heywood may be adding to his already extensive list of songs when he visits us next. Now we’re just hoping he knows the lyrics. Check out Heywood in "GeoPirates."
Bill Arrundale has always wanted to be a big time comedian, but never liked that he was big guy. Well, while he persues one dream, he already took care of another by losing over 300 pounds. Though he's glad he lost all that weight, he also lost a lot of material. Follow Bill on Facebook and twitter.
Ringo Starr has announced his the tour dates for the 13th edition of his All Starr Band, and they'll be all over the country throughout June and July. This year, the band will be joined by guitarist Steve Lukather of Toto fame. Lukather is one of the most caught after guitarist, has played on a number of hit songs from various artists, and has won multiple awards including five Grammys. He was also inducted into the Musician's Hall of Fame.