Birth Place: Bellflower, California
Years Active: 2007–present
Genres: Country Rock, Rockabilly, Mod
The Boxmasters are an American country rock/rockabilly band founded in Bellflower, California in 2007. It features actor Billy Bob Thornton on drums and vocals with J.D. Andrew on bass, Danny Baker aka. Unknown Hinson on guitars, and vocals as well as Michael Wayne Butler on guitars and lap steel. The group has released three albums on Vanguard Records, the first being the eponymous ''The Boxmasters'' and the second being the holiday album ''Christmas Cheer'', in 2008. Their latest album, ''Modbilly'', was released on April 21, 2009. Thornton had played in two cover bands, worked as a roadie, and released four solo albums before he started The Boxmasters. After listening to "Yesterday's Gone...