This is the only known video footage of Skeleton Crew® performing with legendary Country/Western star “Standard Earle,” and their song “God Loves George Jones,” that we’ve uncovered to date. There are rumors of a drunken bar performance that may be unearthed later. We’ll keep digging!

Legend has it that Standard Earle invented country/western music. If you ask him, he’ll tell you so! Skeleton Crew struck up a friendship with the mythically proportional Mr. Earle early on in their career, which ain’t easy, and still remain close to the country gentleman this day.

There is even a rumored Standard Earle featuring Skeleton Crew album in the works! Stay tuned!

For three years the Palace of Auburn Hills conducted a “SummerFest” in the facility’s parking lot. “We had a carnival type food court area, local restaurants, carnival rides, games, go cart races,” said Connie Marshall, former Events Coordinator for The Palace of Auburn Hills and DTE Music Energy Theatre. “One year we had the circus in the parking lot outside as well – a little mini Michigan State Fair!”