2016 South Dakota Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was a huge Success!
Thank you to everyone involved!!!


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.

Marlys Roe and The Talismen

The Talismen established their roots in Brookings in 1960 when John Murphy and Jeff Ferrell paired up and within the year were joined by Pat…
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