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Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey

About Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey

Peter Holsapple (born February 19, 1956) formed, along with Chris Stamey, the singing, songwriting, and guitar-playing core of the dB's, a 1980's jangle-pop band from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He became the band's principal songwriter and singer after Stamey's departure. After the dB's broke up, Holsapple joined the Continental Drifters (no longer extant), for whom he had first produced some demos. In 1991, he and Stamey reunited to record an album entitled Mavericks. Holsapple has one solo album, 1997's Out of My Way.