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Nick ‘Danger’ Curran, 35

There was a little pocket of time in the late '90s and early 2000s when the Free Street Taverna was a place where the Piners and King Memphis and the Coming Grass and Diesel Doug and the Long Haul Truckers could play in the window and it all felt just a
Obituary
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 12, 2012
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Throwing back shots of Whiskey Kill

Diesel Doug hung 'em up a while ago, and King Memphis don't play out much anymore, so Whiskey Kill are clearly filling a bit of a void.
Drink up, Betty
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 16, 2012

Treeyo at Local 188


Your weekly Tuesday-night favorites update: Treeyo perform their weekly show at Local 188 beginning at 9 pm at 685 Congress St.; Clash of the Titans...
By webteam  |  June 09, 2010

Heavy Trash + King Memphis at SPACE Gallery


Featuring the one and only Jon Spencer, Heavy Trash are a rockabilly duo (with Matt Verta-Ray) par excellence dressed to impress at SPACE Gallery tonight,...
By webteam  |  April 14, 2010

The Rock Off is on, and other music news

Tone King Andy Argondizza has organized a benefit show for Nick Curran, who was recently diagnosed with cancer and, being a musician, isn’t exactly rocking all-inclusive health insurance.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 05, 2010

Photo A Go-Go 2009


The march of local holiday art sales and craft fairs continues unabated, and tonight is one of our favorite stops. Photo A Go-Go is the...
By webteam  |  December 09, 2009


Pete Witham & the Cozmik Zombies CD release + King Memphis


The new local rockabilly group Pete Witham & the Cozmik Zombies release their debut CD at Empire Dine and Dance with special guests King Memphis....
By webteam  |  October 28, 2009
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On their way to Memphis

Their name sort of gives them away.
The Lomax mine the South, and the past, on their debut disc
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 11, 2009