Love Junkie

Love Junkie

BandRock

Higgins-Madewell combines strong vocals with acoustic guitar and percussion, with originals that cover many genres and appeal to a wide range of musical tastes. Their fan base spans from teens to retirees, and their on-stage compatibility and humor is often compared to Johnny Cash and June Carter

Biography

Higgins-Madewell is a combination of strong vocals, acoustic guitar and original lyrics that is difficult to classify as one specific genre. Their combination of original music ranges from the country sound of their very popular "Like a Stone," while "Spider Bite features a Delta blues flavor, and then "Nothin' Like You" with it's soulful classic rock sound. Their music appeals to a broad range of people and their fan base spans from teens to the retired. Their stage compatibility and humor is often compared to Johnny Cash and June Carter.
Both artists have dedicated their careers to music, have opened for national acts, and each of them have a broad background of musical experience. Their influences include AC/DC, Sheryl Crow, Johnny Cash, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and Beth Hart. This may sound like a strange combination, but once you've seen them perform it makes perfect sense! Their versatility, professionalism, dedication and genuine love for the audience is very apparent.
Erin Higgins' incredible vocal range allows her to cover everything from Billy Joel's "Piano Man" to Jefferson Airplane's "White Rabbit", then seamlessly flow into a performance of "Me & Bobby McGee" that will leave you stunned. In addition she plays acoustic guitar and harmonica (she also plays fiddle/violin quite well!). She's been performing live for more than 10 years, and her previous band opened for Rick Derringer at Fraze Pavillion in Dayton, OH.
Jeff Madewell has performed in live bands since the age of 16. After winning a battle with Cancer and the loss of the majority of his vision at 19, he dedicated himself soley to music and the music industry. He managed several of his former bands including "Madewell," who opened for national acts, received radio airplay and traveled and performed at a multi-state level. He recorded and produced the Higgins-Madewell's CD "Spider Bite" at his production studio, and it's solid evidence of his musical skill and understanding, as well as his commitment to quality sounding music.

Discography

LP: Spider Bite
Singles: Like a Stone, Spider Bite, My Mountain, Redeem