Born in Louisville, Kentucky
Jim James (vocalist/guitarist)
Carl Broemel (guitarist)
Two-Tone Tommy (bassist)
Bo Koster (keyboardist)
Patrick Hallahan (drummer)
Johnny Quaid (former guitarist)
Danny Cash (former keyboardist)
Recorded the albums 'The Tennessee Fire,' 'At Dawn,' 'It Still Moves,' 'Z,' 'Evil Urges' and 'Circuital'
Songs include 'I'm Amazed,' 'My Morning Jacket Does Xmas Fiasco Style,' 'Chocolate and Ice,' 'Sweatbees,' 'Acoustic Citsuoca' and 'Off the Record'
Why they might be annoying
They got their name due to the initials 'MMJ' being found in a jacket left in the burnt remains of a bar. Jim James thought that it meant 'My Morning Jacket.'
Frontman Jim James sometimes goes by the pseudonym 'Yim Yames.'
They were going to tour as the Electric Mayhem from the Muppet Show, providing the actual music for the band but plans fell through. They also wrote a couple of songs for the project.
They formed the basis of an entire episode of 'American Dad!'
An episode of 'One Tree Hill' was named after one of their songs and had a couple of their other songs played during that episode.
Why they might not be annoying
Their album 'Z' was ranked at or near the top of many critics' 'best of' lists for 2005.
They are perennial favorites at the popular annual Bonnaroo festival.
They got to perform at New York City's Madison Square Garden to ring in 2009.
They are influenced by genres as diverse as southern rock and r&b.
They have opened for such artists as Neil Young, Pearl Jam and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.
Credit: whiff boy
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