US rock quartet. NRBQ is short for New Rhythm And Blues Quartet (originally Quintet). The band plays a rich blend of many genres, often with a humouresque approach. Over the years the band has released album in collaborations with such singers as [a=Carl Perkins] and [a=Skeeter Davis] but also with actor [a788202] and pro wrestler and wrestling manager [a445689] who for a short while in 1980 was also the bands manager.