FIVE FIRSTS: Pete Curry of Los Straitjackets

December 16th, 2014, 10:00 am by Greg
Los Straitjackets

Los Straitjackets

NAME: Pete Curry
BAND AFFILIATION: Los Straitjackets
INSTRUMENT: bass

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WASThe BIG Sounds of the Drags!

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Live: Deke Dickerson @ Valentine’s Music Hall, 8/23/10

August 27th, 2010, 2:08 pm by Greg

Deke Dickerson
“It’s not every day we have a member of the Los Straitjackets in our band, so I figured we’d do some surf,” announced roots-rock guitarist Deke Dickerson near the start of two sets at Valentine’s Music Hall on Monday night.

A tall guy in a straw cowboy hat, Dickerson looked like he could lead his own cattle drive as he charged through surfed-up versions of the mythic cowboy tale “Ghost Riders in the Sky” and rockabilly rave-up “Whistle Bait.”

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