The Jayhawks family tree: From Gary Louris to the Jonas Brothers in three moves or less

We're pretty damn excited about this weekend's back-to-back Jayhawks shows at First Avenue, which will find the reunited band revisiting their two most seminal albums, Tomorrow the Green Grass and Hollywood Town Hall.

In anticipation of the shows this weekend, we thought it would be fun to see just how many bands we could connect to the current and past members of the Jayhawks. This isn't a comprehensive chart by any means, but rather a starting point for those who may not know how much the Jayhawks of past and present are intertwined into our sometimes incestuous local scene and can be traced to larger mainstream bands -- including, yes, the Jonas Brothers.

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