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Patty Mabe - Vocalist
Family: Patty is married to the show’s producer and comedian Tim "Droopy Drawers Jr." Mabe and they have three children , Brandon, Shane, and Breanna and six grandchildren.
Bio: Patty Mabe was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington. She comes from a family of entertainers. Her parents Lowell and Jewell Thomas's country group "The Rhythm Rockers" performed locally throughout the Pudget Sound for nearly twenty years. In 1980 her family moved back home to Missouri where she met her husband Tim Mabe (Droopy Drawers Jr.) and the rest is history! "We absolutely love what we do and are truly blessed to continue this unique style of family entertainment the Mabe brothers created in1959,"Patty said.

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Bob Leftridge - Pre-show
Family: Bob and his wife, Kay, have two sons, Shane and Steve
Favorite Entertainers: George Jones, Don Knotts and Tim Conway
Hobbies: Golf and hunting
Bio: Bob loves entertaining people whether it's playing acoustic licks on an old bluegrass tune on his Martin guitar, singing bass in the Baldknobbers quartet, or being straight man to comedian Stub Meadows. Bob enjoys comedy because, "I like to watch people have fun." Entertaining folks is what the Baldknobbers do best.

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Tim "Droopy Drawers, Jr" Mabe - Comedian
Family: Tim and his wife, Patty, have three children: Brandon, Shane and Breanna and six grandchildren.
Favorite Entertainers: Jim Carey, Garth Brooks and Red Skelton
Hobbies: Bowling, golf and basketball
Bio: Tim enjoys doing comedy and says, "I get the most satisfaction from entertaining by watching people enjoy themselves laughing and forgetting about life for a while." Tim is a second generation Mabe and son of co-owners Jim and Katie Mabe, known as "Droopy Drawers", who started the Baldknobbers in 1959 with his three brothers. Following in his fathers' footsteps came natural for Tim and he delights audiences nightly with his partner and sidekick, Stub Meadows.

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Denton Mabe - Vocalist
Family: Denton and his wife Liz, have one child named Phoenix.
Bio: Denton Mabe is a third generation Mabe and is the son of Renee and the late Dennis Mabe. He started in the 2006 season along with his brother Garrett and cousin Brandon and has been a tremendous addition to the show! Denton says, "Being on the show has been a goal of mine since I was a little boy. I've always looked up to my father, Dennis Mabe, since I think I could walk. I can't express how excited I am to be a part of this group and corporation. I owe all of my drive and talent to my father and mentor for being where I am today." His hobbies include playing cards, shooting hoops, his guitar and singing.

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Brent Mabe - Bass & Guitar
Family: Brent and his wife, Shelli, have two children: Caleb and Abby
Favorite Entertainers: Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, George Strait, Steve Earl and Merle Haggard
Hobbies: Golf, tennis, boating, snow skiing, studying and collecting Civil War items
Bio: Brent is a second generation Baldknobber. His father, Lyle Mabe, along with his three brothers, Jim, Bill and Bob, started the Baldknobbers in 1959. Brent says that the things he enjoys most about performing are: "making people happy, writing songs and working with friends." Brent's philosophies of life include his goal to try to be an effective witness for Christ. He likes to have fun, make others laugh and feel good about themselves.

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Brandon Mabe - Vocalist
Family: Brandon has four children, Broden, Jalyn, twins Carter and Wyatt.
Bio: Brandon Mabe is the son of Tim "Droopy Drawers Jr." and Patty Mabe. Joining the cast in the 2006 season, Brandon has brought an awesome new sound to the stage. Some of Brandon's favorite entertainers include Garth Brooks, Travis Tritt, Tim McGraw and Ray Price. When he's not performing, he enjoys basketball, golf, bowling, music and songwriting. "I enjoy performing for the people and I love to see them smile. I am lucky to be a part of wonderful family and look forward to carrying on my family’s tradition of entertaining," says Brandon.

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Mike Ito - Fiddle, Mandolin, Banjo & Vocalist
Favorite Entertainers: Willie Nelson, Flatt & Scruggs and jazz violist Stephane Grappeli
Hobbies: Sailing, karate, tennis, golf and snow skiing
Bio: Mike was born in Tokyo, Japan, and came to the U.S. to pursue his dream of performing country music. Mike has been featured on nationwide television programs and in newspapers like the MAINICHI in Japan. NBC did a news report on the popularity of country music in Japan, and there was Mike playing the "Orange Blossom Special."

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Jerl "Hargus Marcel" Adams - Comedian
Family: Jerl's wife's name is Glenda.
Bio: For more than thirty years (Jerl Adams) Hargus Marcel, has been bringing laughter and comedy to the Branson stages. Before joining The Baldknobbers Jamboree Music Show, Hargus performed with The Moe Bandy Show, Country Tonite Show and The Sons of the Pioneers Show. "I feel it is an honor to work at The Baldknobbers. They are a great bunch to work with," said Adams.

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Jerry Adams - Lead Guitar
Family: Jerry and his wife Nari have three children, Emma, Elijah, and Elliot. Bio: Jerry was born and raised in Oklahoma. He began performing with his family at the age of six. Jerry has toured all over the United States and Europe and has even appeared on the world-famous, Grand Ole Opry. "Entertaining people and making them smile through music is what I've always loved to do," Jerry said. Jerry's true passion is for God and his family.

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Jonathan Black - Piano
Bio: Jonathan graduated from Belmont University with a degree in Music Business and worked in Artist Management for many well known artists including Ricky Van Shelton, The Judds, Patty Loveless and others. He moved to Branson in 1995 to be a part of the "Barbara Fairchild Show," "Stuck on The 70's Show" and "Buck Trent Show." "I thank God for the opportunity to do what I love and enjoy being a part of the Baldknobbers Show," says Jonathan.

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Dean Holman - Steel Guitar and Dobro
Family: wife Kelly
Favorite Entertainers: Keith Whitley, Alison Krause & Union Station, The Players with Paul Franklin & Brent Mason, and George Strait.
Hobbies: bowling, golf, and anything music!
Bio: A native of West Plains, Missouri, Dean Holman began playing music at the age of 9, along-side his father. At the age of 15, Dean began playing professionally. A short stint in Lake of the Ozarks lead him to Branson, which lead him to audition for Ricky Skaggs. After almost four years with Skaggs, Dean worked for the likes of Tanya Tucker, Kenny Chesney, and Joe Nichols with several appearances on the Grand Ole Opry and even Carnegie Hall. In 2001, he was honored to be awarded the George D. Hay (founder of the Grand Ole Opry) Musician of the Year. Dean is thrilled and honored to join Branson's first show.

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Megan McCombs - Vocalist
Favorite entertainers: The Band Perry, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town
Hobbies: Reading, writing and spending time with family and her four dogs--Molly, Maggie, Mimi and Ruby.
Bio: Megan grew up in Pella, Iowa. She attended a private liberal arts college located in her hometown-Central College--where she majored in English and writing. Megan moved to the Branson area in 2008 and has been singing on stage ever since! Megan is going into her fourth season with the Baldknobbers, and we couldn't be more pleased to have her as a part of our cast!

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Rob Blackwood - Drummer
Family: Robbie and his wife Mary have five children, Joey, Lucy, Isabella, Madeline and Rose.
Favorite Entertainers: Chicago, Journey, Alan Jackson and Josh Turner
Hobbies: Working out, going to movies and hanging out with family and friends.
Bio: Robbie was literally born in to the music business and has been playing drums all of his life. He began his professional career at an early age with his parents R.W and Donna Blackwood of the world-renowned gospel group, The Blackwoods. Traveling and performing for most of his life with his famous family, he has performed on stage with celebrities like Johnny Cash and June Carter, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton, Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers, the Oak Ridge Boys, Loretta Lynn, Conway Twitty and many more. Robbie and his wife Mary are active in their church, The River.

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Nathan Agdeppa - Fiddle, Mandolin, Guitar
Family: Daughter Azerdi and son Ethan.
Favorite Types of Music: Nathan loves all music. Country is obviously a favorite, but Nathan likes everything from classical to hard rock.
Hobbies: "When I’m not playing music, I love to spend time with my kids!"
Bio: Nathan was born in southern California, but grew up in the Ozarks across the state line in Arkansas. Nathan started playing the fiddle at age 8 and began his professional career when he was just 16. Nathan says he is lucky to play music professionally and is so excited to join the cast of the Baldknobbers this year.

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