ButtonHead

ButtonHead

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An official Jagermeister band, ButtonHead from Fort Wayne Indiana is a group who balances the line between original material and bar-scene cover music.

Biography

Established in 1997 ButtonHead has evolved into one of Fort Wayne's (IN) long-standing groups. Composed of seasoned musicians and close friends, with influences from Weezer to Prince to country-western, ButtonHead’s unique chemistry has produced several popular original tracks and national promotional opportunities.
Voted Northern Indiana’s Best Pop Performer of 2004 by Readers of Whatz-Up Weekly Entertainment magazine, ButtonHead is also included on Jagermeister’s 2005 National Compilation CD
ButtonHead's original material has most often been referred to as "alternative pop", and communicates everyday interpersonal experiences. Past works include “Sofa King Cool” and the August 2004 release “Number Two”. ButtonHead has been included on five consecutive X-102.3 (WEJE Fort Wayne) compilation compact disks.

Discography

"Sofa King Cool" which included the regularly played "Candy Bar Wrapper" and "Moment" that received significant airplay in Fort Wayne Indiana upon release in 2000.

"Number 2" includes "Mark on Me", "Easy (The Girlfriend Song)", "Again, Again", and "Addicted", all of which were included on Fort Wayne's X-102.3 Extreme Essentials compilation discs.

Set List

A typical nightclub set list contains mostly cover tunes with original works mixed in according to venue and fan preference. Each set is approximately one hour, and we usually play three sets per show. Our current set list includes the following covers:
Nirvana- All Apologies
Jimmy Eat World- The Middle
Weezer- Hash Pipe
Weezer- Say it Aint So
Weezer- Undone (The Sweater Song)
Cheap Trick- Surrender
The Cars- Just What I Needed
Blink 182- All the Small Things
Cake- Never There
Lit- My Own Worst Enemy
Jimmi Hendrix- Fire
The Ramones- Blitzkrieg Bop
The Ramones- I Wanna Be Sedated
Doors- Roadhouse Blues
Don McLean- American Pie
Lynrd Skynyrd- Sweet Home Alabama
Nancy Sinatra- These Boots Were Made for Walking
Joan Jett- I Love Rock and Roll
Violent Femmes- Blister in the Sun
Van Morrison- Brown Eyed Girl
Soft Cell- Tainted Love
Sly Foxx- Let’s Go all the Way
Clash- Should I Stay or Go
Vanilla Ice- Ice Ice Baby
Sublime- What I Got
Prince- Kiss
Prince- Let’s Go