Blackjack Billy is poised to hit it big. The band with it's infectious and energetic "redneck rock" as described by singer Rob Blackledge will perform on Saturday night at 8pm in Tanyard Gardens during the National Tom Sawyer Days festival in Hannibal.

The bands new single "Booze Cruise" is picking up steam nation wide with the help of Sirius XM Radio, iTunes and a handful of radio stations including KICK-FM.

Tickets for the show Saturday can be purchased here in advance. The cost is only $5.

You can also follow the band on facebook here.

Singer Rob Blackledge joined us on the morning show today to talk about all the exciting things happening for the group and give us some insight on what Blackjack Billy is all about. Listen to the interview here...