Skinny Molly

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Skinny Molly
Skinny Molly - Hamburg Harley Days 2017 01.jpg
Background information
OriginNashville, Tennessee, U.S.
GenresSouthern rock, blues rock, hard rock, boogie rock, country rock,
Years active2004–present
LabelsMoss Rose Records, Ruf Records
Associated actsMolly Hatchet, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top, Charlie Daniels, Hank Williams Jr., Eric Quincy Tate
Websiteskinnymollyrocks.com
MembersMike Estes
Jay Johnson
Luke Bradshaw
Kyle Law
Past membersDave Hlubek
Chris Walker
Kurt Pietro

Skinny Molly is a southern rock band from Nashville, Tennessee.

The band was formed in 2004 by guitarist/vocalist Mike Estes (guitar player for Lynyrd Skynyrd and Blackfoot), Dave Hlubek (guitarist and founding member of Molly Hatchet) and drummer Kurt Pietro. Hlubek rejoined Molly Hatchet in 2005 and was replaced by guitarist/vocalist Jay Johnson (formerly played with the Rossington Band and Blackfoot) in 2008. Nashville bluegrass and Grand Ole Opry bassist Luke Bradshaw joined Skinny Molly in 2007. This lineup continues to tour the US and Europe.

They released their first album in 2008 (No Good Deed) on Moss Rose Records. Their second album; Haywire Riot was released on Ruf Records in 2012.

In 2014 they released a new album called Here For A Good Time, the album features Ed King on the song "Make It Easy" and Joey Huffman on several other songs.

Band members[edit]

Current members

  • Mike Estes - Guitar, Lead Vocals (2004–present)
  • Jay Johnson - Guitar, Vocals (2008–present)
  • Luke Bradshaw - Bass (2007–present)
  • Kyle Law - Drums (2018–present)

Former members

  • Dave Hlubek - Guitar (2004–2005)
  • Chris Walker - Guitar (2005–2008)
  • Kurt Pietro - Drums (2004–2018)

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  1. No Good Deed – 2008
  2. Haywire Riot – 2012
  3. Here for a Good Time – 2014

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Mike Estes - Estes, Mike - Eminence Speaker". eminence.com.
  3. ^ "Swampland:Mike Estes (Brave New South)". swampland.com.
  4. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20150107232024/http://www.puresouthernrock.com/southern-rock-bands/skinny-molly. Archived from the original on January 7, 2015. Retrieved January 7, 2015. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ "Skinny Molly - Discography - AllMusic". AllMusic.
  6. ^ "Skinny Molly". Skinny Molly.
  7. ^ "Skinny Molly". Last.fm.
  8. ^ "Recensie: Skinny Molly - Haywire Riot". Blues Magazine.
  9. ^ "Skinny Molly: Call it Southern, but make sure to call it rock". The Daily Times.
  10. ^ David Bowling. "Music Review: Skinny Molly – Haywire Riot". Blogcritics.
  11. ^ Bruce Eder. "Ed King - Biography - AllMusic". AllMusic.
  12. ^ "Mike Estes - Credits - AllMusic". AllMusic.

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