Uncle Kracker

No stranger to shame

Sophomore jinx? What sophomore jinx? If anything, it was easier the second time around for Uncle Kracker, whose “No Stranger to Shame” album (Lava/Atlantic) was released Sept. 24. “I was so lucky with ‘Follow Me’ and the success it had,” Uncle Kracker (aka Matt Shafer) said recently of last year’s

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Good things come for Uncle Kracker

Just a few months ago, Uncle Kracker was ready to pack it in and move on after his debut Top Dog/Lava/Atlantic album, “Double Wide” – released last summer – failed to take off. Now Kid Rock’s DJ has a smacking brand-new gold record for his patience, and a platinum record

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