Henhouse Prowlers, The


  • From Chicago, Illinois
  • Formed in 2004, went full-time in 2007.
  • Members: Eric Lambert (guitar), Jon Goldfine (bass), Ben Wright (banjo), Grant Ziolkowski (mandolin). Some of them previously worked with another Chicago-based band called “the Back Porch Ramblers.”
  • 2008, composed and performed the soundtrack to a PBS documentary “The Ride Of Our Lives,” produced by NBC Today Show features correspondent Mike Leonard.
  • 2009, released Dark Rumor produced by Don Stiernberg and Greg Cahill. Stiernberg also played mandolin.
  • 2010, won the Rockygrass band contest.
  • 2010 and 2011, won Chicago Music Award for “Best Country/Western Entertainer”
  • 2011, released Verses Chapters & Rhymes (no label) produced by Sally Van Meter.
  • 2013, 2014, 2015, performed in Africa with the U.S. Department of State.
  • 2013, released Breaking Ground (no label).