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Dana Tomlinson jams in this photo from the group's heyday. He formed the group with his brothers, Mike and Calvin, in 1973.

Reunion time for famed local band

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For about six years in the mid to late 1970s, Detroit Lakes was home to a band with a unique sound that they defined as a combination of country rock and electric bluegrass.


"We were ahead of our time ... kind of a novelty," said Dana Tomlinson of Detroit Lakes, who helped form the group with brothers Mike and Calvin To

linson back in 1973.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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