Together since 1980, The original jangle guitar band, BNI has opened live shows for Spencer Davis, Rare Earth, Lovin’ Spoonful, Dave Mason, The Buckingham’s, Head East, Romantics, Savoy Brown, Off Broadway, Long Ryders, The Kind, Pete Special, Rick Danko, The Smithereens, Elvis Bros. BNI has played many clubs in Chicago with small Midwest tours and dates in Europe. BNI has released E.P.’s, C.D.’s, Compilation Albums, Demos and Video for over 30 years. This band enjoys making original music. Recording hours of material in over 25 studios we have proudly worked and co-produced with Phil Bonnet, Graham Walker, Jeff Murphy, Frank Pappalardo, Malcolm Chisholm, Denny Nowak, and many more.
BNI – Batteries Not Included is Robert Satterlee, John Goskowicz, and Kevin Harriss.
Access BNI music for streaming and downloading, with links to Amazon, Apple Music, Instagram, Band camp, YouTube, Twitter, Deezer, iHeart Radio, iTunes, Facebook, Napster, Pandora, SoundCloud, Spotify.
2019 – BNI released an end of year full-length studio CD/record with Craig Williams of Dr. Caw Studios. The new CD is named “hey hey hey”, this is the bands 6th independent release.
2020 – BNI is in the studio presently producing and recording new songs. With plans to release another full-length effort of new music this summer.
Here is a sample of the many radio stations playing BNI: KC Cafe Radio Kansas City, Sound Street Radio Japan/United Kingdom, www.bigindiegiant.com South Africa, Chasing the Essential Connecticut on Woody Radio, Outside the Loop RADIO Chicago, https://www.radiowigwam.co.uk/live/, Banks Radio Australia, http://www.belter-radio.webeden.co.uk/, https://lonelyoakradio.com/, https://moniesnewmusic.co.uk,