SDRRMA Induction events will be held April 21-22, 2017 at the Ramkota Exhibit Hall in Sioux Falls.
Eight bands, three ballrooms, and a half dozen South Dakota Rock and Roll supporters will become members of the association.

 


This band was assembled in 1960 in Tripp, SD to play for their Grandpa Hirsch's retirement (in Yankton). Several members would be inducted into the SD Rock and Roll Music Association a few years later. Pictured are John Hirsch-Drums, Dick Fredricks-Sax, George Ewing-Trombone, Cheryl Carnahan-Piano, Brian Brosz-Trombone, Dan Weber and Jim Uttecht-Trumpet. Hirsch, Weber, and Uttecht would be inducted with The Postmen in 2016, and Brosz with Nickel Bag of Soul.

Ricky Jacobsen (1952-2012)

Ricky Jacobsen was born in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, on December 13, 1952, and grew up on a sheep ranch near Castle Rock. He graduated…
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