Barry first found music when he borrowed his sister's record collection when he was about eight and was hooked. When Caroline started it was a new beginning, and he listened to all the stations, but Caroline was his favourite by far. Later he became a singer in a band, then started doing discos when he was 18. He joined Caroline in 1977, touring the country with the Caroline Roadshow for 10 years, having great fun. Barry helped with tender trips and worked on the Ross Revenge in '84 and '85. ...
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In the latest episode, the Dads discuss one of the most intoxicated bands in the history of rock n' roll-- The Replacements. The Minneapolis alt. rockers released Tim, their major label debut on Sire Records, in the fall of 85. Produced by Tommy Ramone, the band blasts its way through roughly 40 minutes of some of the best tunes from this side of the Mississippi... whatever side that is. Paul Westerberg, Chris Mars, and the Stinson brothers deliver eleven tracks that are filled with heart-on-the-sleeve adolescent rock. So kick back, crack a brew, and listen to our dumbasses talk about one of the best "Sad Dad" albums of all time. So being your own lampshade, as this episode is sure to be a hootenanny!