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Kid Congo Powers & The Pink Monkey Birds / Spook Lights / The Harrisonics / Weird Wounds

Former member of The Gun Club, The Cramps, and The Bad Seeds

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  • Categories: Rock
  • Event posted: Feb. 2, 2010
  • Last updated: March 9, 2010

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Kid Congo Powers is best known as a member of seminal sexy swampy bands such as Gun Club, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds and The Cramps. With his latest record, “Dracula Boots,” Powers comes back to his roots as a crackerjack guitarist playing the primitive music that inspired him: the raw sounds of garage and early “Chicano rock.” His latest set veers from fuzzy biker rock (“Hitchhiking”) to greasy rump-shaker grooves (“Bobo Boogie”) to scary movie soundtracks (”La Llarona”).

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