Quick Answer: Why are they called Cross Canadian Ragweed?

The band was named after the original members with Canada taking on the role of lead guitarist, lead vocals, and prominent songwriter. They would later move to Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Where did Cross Canadian Ragweed start?

Cody Jay Canada (born May 25, 1976, in Pampa, Texas) is an American rock/alt-country musician who currently is the lead singer and lead guitarist of the rock band The Departed since 2010.

How old is Cross Canadian Ragweed?

Cross Canadian Ragweed was an American rock band formed in Yukon, Oklahoma in 1994. The band consisted of Cody Canada (lead guitar/vocals), Grady Cross (guitar), Randy Ragsdale (drums), and Jeremy Plato (bass guitar). The group released five studio albums and three live albums from 1994 until 2010.

Who is Wade Bowen’s wife?

Cody Canada is enjoying his fresh start in music. The 36-year-old singer-songwriter left Cross Canadian Ragweed behind in 2010 and is now fronting his band called The Departed, which will play at the Grand Stafford Theater on Friday.

How are Cody Canada and Wade Bowen related?

Bowen is the brother-in-law of Cross Canadian Ragweed frontman Cody Canada and is a graduate of Texas Tech University, where he was a member of the Epsilon Nu chapter of the Sigma Chi fraternity.

How old is Jason Boland?

Boland, 34, has managed to hold on and is now writing the best material of his career, his most recent album, Comal County Blue, ringing with a clear-eyed honesty that eschews both sentimentality and regret.

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How old is Dierks Canada?

Dierks Cobain Canada (son of Cody Canada and named after Dierks Bentley and Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain) is only 14-years-old, but has been playing the guitar since he was six.