April. 6, 2017. Mary Frances is best known in Boone as “mama funk.” Keyboardist and vocalist of Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Frances is also an alumna of the Hayes School of Music at ASU. With 5 Booty Band records and a Grammy winning collaboration with Secret Agent 23 Skidoo under her belt, Frances has now released her first solo record, A New Perspective. By Cramer Lewis
Aug. 7, 2012. Heal Everyone and Love Everyone (HEALE) is bringing awareness to the challenges of high cost medical bills. Live music (including Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band), a raffle, silent auction and a fun filled kids area will be at Avery’s Spring Disc Golf Course on Saturday, Aug. 25. HEALE along with DrumSTRONG (http://drumstrong.org/) is offering a one-day live music event.