Hank Mowery raced onto the local and regional music scene in the Mid 90's his band The Hawktones. As General Manager of The Rhythm Kitchen Cafe, Mowery honed his skills jamming nightly with the local and national blues acts that happened through The Kitchen. During this time Mowery had the opportunity to share the stage with true legends such as Pinetop Perkins, Gary Primich, William Clarke, Little Charlie & The Nightcats, Anson Funderburg, Mark Hummel, Rusty Zinn & many more. In January of 2014 Hank & Producer/Engineer Tommy Schichtel were given the prestigious BEST SELF PRODUCED CD Award for their 2013 release ACCOUNT TO ME on Old Pal Records vaulting Hank and his band onto the international scene and causing a buzz around the blues community. The fresh sound of the recording, different textures in the music and strong musicianship caused people to stop and take note of this formidable blues/roots outfit. In May of 2015 Hank signed with renowned Blues/Roots label BLUE BELLA RECORDS and released his follow up CD EXCUSES PLENTY. With early reviews strong and solid radio play around the word, you can bet you will be hearing about Hank Mowery & The Hawktones for a long time to come. This band weaves together a show laced with old school sensibilities and modern day energy. Chicago Standards, Texas Shuffles or West Coast Swing, you will know it is Hank Mowery and you will like what you hear.
Hank's ArtPrize Entries
These are Hank's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.