MULE DOG RECORDS is proud to annnounce that THOMAS LEARY won the local True Value/Jimmy Dean COUNTRY SHOWDOWN sunday August 3. In a live broadcast at WLUV Thomas performed one of his original songs "Trails Got Me Mama" from his C.D. Thomas went to the Illinois State Fair and performed his original music in the competition there.
Mule Dog Records would like to congratulate the State Champion; Travis Sprat from Quincy Illinois who will now go on to the semi-finals and hopefully the finals at Universal Studios in Orlando Florida to compete for the grand prize of $50,000.
Thanks to Papa Joe Salvi of WLUV AM FM the country giant for giving us the chance to compete in this national contest. We would also like to thank the RAM MAGAZINE and the ROCK RIVER TIMES for covering this important event in the history of MULE DOG RECORDS.