Hogrefe lives in Storm Lake, Iowa. He learned how to play the drums
in the 5th grade. He played the drums throughout his high school
years and has been playing ever since.
credits his musical back ground from his musically inclined family,
starting with his grandparents, relatives, & father. Troy also
credits his music from his high school band director, Marty Crandell,
a band director from the Storm Lake High School. Most of Troy's music
is played by ear.
is not Troy's full time career. He works at his father's livestock
supply business in Storm Lake. Troy is also a volunteer fireman and
is also a husband and a proud father of 4 children.
enjoys listening, playing, & dancing to all styles of music
except alternative style music. He enjoys meeting and talking to
people at dances he plays.