Active Years: 1972-1974 Genre: Blues Members: Curtis Salgado – Vocals Rob Thomas – Guitar Joel Rice -Guitar Randy Reece – Sax and Flute Steve Moser – Bass Dave Stewart – Piano Bobby Bieser – Drums They played at the Roman Forum, Cascade Club, around the U of O. They lived in a band house on […]
Here is a list of bands that Curtis Salgado played in while living in Eugene Oregon.
Robert Cray and Richard Cousins arrive in Eugene, Oregon in 1974 and launch the Robert Cray Band. Active Years: 1974 – Present Genre: Blues Original Members Robert Cray – vocals & guitar Richard Cousins – bass Tom Murphy – drums Rocky Manzanares – harmonica Later Years Robert Cray – vocals & guitar Richard Cousins – bass David […]
aka: Nighthawks, Double Trouble Active Years: 1974-1977 Genre: Blues Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Crayhawks Lineup: Richard Cousins – Bass (also played in Foghorn Leghorn from Tacoma) Robert Cray – Guitar, Vocals Dave “Thor” Olson – Drums Curtis Salgado – Harp, Vocals Dave “D.K.” Stewart – Piano, Vocals Their run was about ’74 to ’77. They were a s$#* hot outfit of […]
aka: Crayhawks, Double Trouble Active Years: 1974-1977 Genre: Blues Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Nighthawks Lineup: Jim Cochran -Guitar (also played in The Following Year) Ritch Kesey – Bass Dave “Thor” Olson – Drums (also played in Robert Cray Band) Curt Salgado – Harp, Vocals (also played in Robert Cray Band) Frank Spiecker – Guitar (also played in The Palace Meat […]
Curtis Salgado Inspires the Blues Brothers “Belushi credits Salgado for bringing him The Blues at the Eugene Hotel in 1977.” Here’s some great links about Curtis Salgado and the Blues Brothers: Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) Video: Curtis Salgado on Inspiring the Blues Brothers Register Guard Story (photos & article): The Birth of The Blues (Brothers) David Barrett’s […]