The Spikedrivers began in late 2003 when Jesse Henry and Steven Fox met at an underground musician's showcase in Columbus, Ohio. Both were recent recipients of undergraduate degrees in music and had been similarly trained in the arts of jazz and classical music. The thread that ultimately sewed the two together, though, was an intense passion for American roots music.
Fox and Henry both believed that Columbus needed the idea that was The Spikedrivers.
Over the next year, The Spikedrivers played the Columbus scene with enough success...