The Johnny & The Mo-Tones cd, Two Hits For The Kitty, The Sun Studio Sessions found it's way into the world's blues charts at the Roots Music Report blues charts for a total of 17 weeks during the Spring and Summer months of 2006, www.rootsmusicreport.com.
Living Blues Magazine Issue 184 Vol. 7 #3
May/June 2006 (p.85) - "As might be gleaned from the subtitle "The Sun Studio Sessions," a musical pilgrimage took pianist Johnny Altenburgh and his Mo-Tones to Memphis to record this set at the legendary Sun Studios, and from the sound of it, they had a rockin' good time at the musical mecca.
Like many other current combos,the group refuses to be pigeonholed, moving easily from jump blues to piano boogie to C&W, contemporary blues, cabaret jazz and,...rock 'n' roll..."
JDK Living Blues Magazine
The group is based out of Mosinee, WI and consists of; John (Johnny) Altenburgh, piano; Chris O'Keefe, guitar; John Greiner, tenor sax; Mark Mattioli, drums; Keras Rubka-Nimz, vocal, bass and James Lott, bass.