The Spotlight: Haywire


Lineup: Lexi Rapp, vocals; Doug Recker, vocals; Pete Heydinger, bass; Rick Thomas, guitar; and Rick Spitler, drums and manager.

Year formed: 2007.

Style: Modern and classic country.

Influences: Creedence Clearwater Revival, Alabama, Patsy Cline, Carrie Underwood, Elvis, the Beatles, Jimi Hendrex, Led Zeppelin, Vince Gill, the Blues Brothers, and AC/DC.


Gigs: Rayz Cafe in Genoa, Saturday; Boneyard, March 7; Country Ridge Inn in Millbury, March 8; Mulvaney's Bunker Irish Pub, March 15; and the Bier Stube, March 21.