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Will Hoge

"Will Hoge" is a Franklin, Tennessee based singer-songwriter who plays rock and roll music. His sound has been compared to the likes of Bruce Springsteen and The Black Crowes. Will infuses his brand of rock and roll with the blues, country and the Motown sound and is famous for his high-energy live performances.

Sony recording artist Josh Hoge is his younger brother.

Will grew up in a rural suburb south of Nashville, Tennessee called Franklin, Tennessee. His sound was heavily influenced by his musician father and uncles and the extensive record collection that his father kept.

Will went to college at Western Kentucky University looking to study history. He decided that he wanted to try his hand at rock and roll and began writing music.

Will released an early EP of original music with his band "Spoonful" in the mid 1990’s; however, the band was not picked up and eventually broke up. Some of these early songs are still hits with his loyal followers regardless of Will’s unwillingness to perform them live.

With former Georgia Satellites guitarist Dan Baird in tow, Will began touring the south with his exciting brand of rock and roll...

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