Hot Tamale
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Hot Tamale

Tallahassee, Florida, United States | Established. Jan 01, 2009 | SELF

Tallahassee, Florida, United States | SELF
Established on Jan, 2009
Duo Folk Acoustic




"quotes from Mark Hinson"

Quotes from Mark Hinson, music reviewer of the Tallahassee Democrat:
“Hot Tamale has a breezy charm and likes to sing Florida-centric songs that are better than Buffett’s”
Mark Hinson, Tallahassee Democrat 5/31/13

“The sound of Hot Tamale is crisp and clean, thanks mainly to singer Adrian Fogelin’s vocal clarity and Joan Baez-ian control.”
Mark Hinson, Tallahassee Democrat 10/26/12 - Tallahassee Democrat

"Thank you from ECHO"

“ECHO was thrilled to have “Hot Tamale” provide music for our Big Bend Potters Guild “Empty Bowl Supper…..the music of Hot Tamale was the hot sauce that added the right flavor to our event. Many thanks to the ‘grooviest little kazoo band’ in Tallahassee.” - Kim Ladner, Program Director, ECHO - 4/14/13 -

"The Forgotten Coast"

They are known for their lively performances at festivals, clubs and events around the Big Bend….Hot Tamale puts their collective heart into every one of their foot-tapping, finger snapping performances. - Forgotten Coast Line, 9/30/11 -

"the Wakulla News"

“They have established a reputation for lively, upbeat performances all around the Big Bend” The Wakulla News 11/15/12 -

"On air comment by Tim Donovan"

“Always a good time when they’re playing live somewhere”
- Tim Donovan, radio 106.1 “The Path”, Mar 2, 2014 -


CD titled "Sunnyland" will be released on Jan. 10, 2015.  Produced by Rick Ott at the From the Heart Studio in Sopchoppy, Florida



Hot Tamale is an acoustic duo that started in 2009, and has been performing at all the major festivals in North Florida, including the Florida Folk Festival, as well as other events, clubs and venues. Hot Tamale is known for its smooth acoustic sound, and upbeat family-friendly performances. Hot Tamale has also established a reputation for great original songs in a contemporary folk genre.

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