This site serves as information clearinghouse for the collective works of Erik Appelwick, Eric Fawcett, John Hermanson, and Darren Jackson, encompassing the bands Alva Star, The Hopefuls, Intl Falls, Kid Dakota, Spymob, Storyhill, Vicious Vicious, and Tropical Depression.


It's also a companion to the new book THE HOPEFULS: CHASING A ROCK 'N' ROLL DREAM IN THE MINNESOTA MUSIC SCENE (McFarland & Company) by Paul V. Allen. Check out the trailer below.

Here's a trailer for the book: