The term “Hobohemian” denotes a unique form of Americanized vagabond-style bohemianism which guides the group’s approach towards popular American and European roots music of the 1910’s, 20’s, and 30’s: a potent mix of proto-jazz, blues, and folk.
Antoon “Antman” Speters (vocals, lead guitar, dobro, mandolin & banjo) has played music professionally for over 40 years. He's well-known in the Athens area as a member of String Theory, Green Flag, North Georgia Bluegrass Band, and formally of Short Road Home and Curley Maple.
John Amoss (piano, accordion, rhythm guitar, ukulele, xylophone, harmonica & vocals) Presently from Gainesville, John has been a member of The Decatur-based Nervous Ticks, The Gimmees, and Gainesville's The Terminal Degrees.
Bill Hollingsworth Oglesby (baritone sax, flute, vocals & gong) is also a member of The Knockouts, Incatepec, The Nairobi Trio, The Soul Pleasers, and has played and recorded with Deerhunter and Packway Handle
Susan Staley (vocals, guitar, ukulele, snare & thwacky things) Solstice Sisters, String Theory, and hosts Athen's Folk and dance Society's monthly music show, The Hoot.
Dick “DDBass” Daniels (acoustic standup bass & vocals) of String Theory, North Georgia Bluegrass Band, The Wampus Cat Skinners,The Downwind Boys, and others.
Joe Ellison (drum kit, various percussion thing-a-majigs & vocals) is a member of Klezmer Local 42, The Original Screwtops, and The Artie Ball Swing Band.