Formed in the fall of 2014 to play a barn party, The Scrappers then took shape in a basement in Oak Park.
Members Eddie Baranek, Pete Ballard, Dave Lawson, Ben Luckett all have day jobs like 95% of musicians in Metro Detroit. Baranek is an instructor at Wayne State University and the School of Rock Rochester. Ballard works at a steel factory in Hamtramck. Lawson is a communications specialist for an auto supplier and is also wedding DJ. Luckett is a computer image designer.
They also play in other Bands. Eddie Baranek is the front man for The Sights
Pete Ballard has played with Doop and the Inside Outlaws and The Pop Project
Dave Lawson other music related job is a DJ for corporate events, Private Parties and weddings.
Ben Luckett in addition to playing with The Barrel Brothers' Street Band is a freelance designer/art director working with companies around Metro Detroit.
- "The Scrappers" (2016) Fountain Records