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Mike "Sport" Murphy

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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: Having experienced the rock and roll lifestyle on the East Coast with his former band The Skels for several years, three albums and many Replacement comparisons, singer/ guitarist Mike "Sporty" Murphy left the band and settled away in Long Island, NY. Always having admired the like of Leonard Cohen, ...Read full biography
Willoughby
Released: 1999
Label: Digital Rights Agency
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Willoughby is a rather unusual release for Kill Rock Stars -- a diverse collection of folk, garage, lounge and indie-pop influences tied together by Murphy's keen songwriting and rumbling vocals. The record's ...Read full review
Uncle
Released: 2003
Label: Digital Rights Agency
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Mike "Sport" Murphy's Uncle hardly seems the typical fare for the fiercely independent Kill Rock Stars imprint. That's not to say that Murphy isn't the fiercest of independents himself, but rather than ...Read full review
More Mike 'Sport' Murphy albums: Main Albums (3)
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