with one exception

by John Kachnowski

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FREE! The CD "with one exception" is a collection of songs by Johnny Kash initially released as singles... now available on Quarter Mile Music.
Many of them will remind fans of his ska band The Exceptions (Jump Up Records) that tore up stages throughout the 90's.

'We the People' is a tribute song for the soldiers and their families. Originally appeared on the "We the People" compilation put out by Dave Huff with proceeds benefitting those that gave all.

Detroit meets Chicago by way of whimsical lyrical what-not slathered in horns. Ska Funk Rock Alternative Upbeat Songs! Signature sound blends ska, funk, rock, alternative

JK's gigs & recordings include: The Exceptions (jumpup records-Chicago), The Articles, Gangster Fun, Tickweasel, Some People's Children, Fifth Quarter Kings, National Ghost, Vic Dumonte's Grata Non Persona, the Dirty Mitten Funk Band. Performed on a Wii Video Game(THQ) titled "Battle of the Bands" as well as several film soundtracks for Warner Home Video. A fully comprehensive list of his hundreds of recordings can be found on his website.


With One Exception
Oliver Reed2
Pictures of the Past
We the People (Thank You)


released September 6, 2011

re-released 5 Sept 2013
John Kachnowski: trombone, vox and all the other stuff.

all parts performed / engineered by John Kachnowski
-WTP written by Dave Huff, Arranged by John Kachnowski
-Pictures of the Past written by Paully Moonbeam, Arranged by John Kachnowski
-Oliver Reed written by National Ghost, Arranged by John Kachnowski
-Donkey Written by Randy Nelson, Arranged/Addtl Music by John Kachnowski
-Crash written by Ryan Reeves, John Kachnowski, Damon May.
drums: Mike Johnson

Dave Huff-harp on WTP
Joe Huff-vibraslap on WTP
Paully Moonbeam sampled on PicsofPast



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John Kachnowski Detroit, Michigan

Recorded/Performed with: The Exceptions, Articles, Gangster Fun, Tickweasel, Some People's Children, National Ghost, Fifth Quarter Kings, Livonia Symphony Orchestra, Matthew Barney, Jonathan Bepler, Suicide Machines, Natives of the New Dawn, Telegraph

played shows with some great bands: Counting Crows, Verve Pipe, Morphine, The Specials, Rusted Root, Bloodhound Gang, L7, Toasters, Dinosaur Jr
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