Thompson Square Video
They say spouses working together rarely works. That doesn’t seem to be a problem for Keifer and Shawna Thompson. The husband and wife are known as Thompson Square. Shawna says it was a love at first site when they met.
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Shawna grew up in tiny Chatom, Ala., learning traditional country songs from her guitar-playing father and soaking up the sounds of Reba McEntire and Alabama on the radio. Keifer was raised in Miami, Okla., where he was exposed to everything from Roger Miller and Merle Haggard to punk rock and heavy metal before finding his most profound influences in thoughtful tunesmiths like Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty. Both moved to Nashville within the same week, and met at a singing competition a few days after hitting town. I walked in and saw her, went right up and started talking to her, Keifer recalls. She beat me in pool, and that’s where it started.
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