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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
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 12, 2012

Buck Edwards | Loaded Gun

We don't get a whole lot of cowboy-hat country in Portland — Travis James Humphrey would be an exception — so Buck Edwards is something of an enigma. Is his twangy, '50s-style rockabilly and pop country completely on the level?
Buck Edwards shoots from the hip
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 21, 2011