Genre: Active Years: 1960s Members: Myrle Bebee Duane Marquis ? WE PLAYED AT THE VETS CLUB ON WILLAMETTE FIRST THEN THE TEMPLE BROILER – Duane Marquis, 2016
Genre: Garage Rock Active Years: 1967-? Base Location: Eugene, OR Members: Eddy Russell Terry ? Duane Marquis – Sax Gigs: The Kon Tiki Played in Las Vegas at The Carousel (1967–1974) for one month.
Location: Inside the Springfield Memorial Building at 765 North A Street, Springfield Oregon Willamalane Recreation District owns the building Canteen History 1946 – First indication of Willamalane holds dances 1948 – Willamalane first sponsors “Canteen” for student dances at the Jr High and Masonic Hall 1960 – Willamalane Park District opens the “Canteen” for teen dances at […]
Active Years: 1968-1972 Genre: Rock Music included covers of The Doors – Led Zeppelin – The Beatles – CSN&Y – The Animals – Buffalo Springfield – The Zombies – Quicksilver Messenger Service Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Members: Aaron Siegel – Vocals Dan Siegel – Keyboards Joe Warfel – Drums Lewie Wertz – Bass Guitar Warren […]
The group was form by a group of teens attending South Eugene High School. Active Years: 1966 – 1969 Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Genre: Rock / Garage Rock Members David C. Olson (sax) Tom Fox Mike Grant Gary Gibson Music History The Great Ballroom (March 1968) – Register Guard article, March 1968 Monroe Stomp Sugar Shack (Springfield)
Active Years: Genre: Home Base: Eugene, Oregon Members: Music History The Great Ballroom (March 1968)
Active Years: 1960’s Genre: Garage rock Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Band Members: Phil Jessen – Drums Scott Moyer – Bass Doug Montgomery – Guitar & Lead Vocals Dave Tollenaar – Farfisa Organ
Active Years: 1967 -1970 Original Owners: Tom Lasley (1948-2014) and Jack Chunn “Lasley’s empire-building business began at a birthday party during his senior year at South Eugene High School. At the party, he and another fellow decided to start Northwest Sound, Inc and promote dances…Several months later, Lasley signed a deal that gave him and his […]
Active Years: 1950s-1980s Location: 579 E Broadway Street, Eugene, Oregon
Active Years: 1965 Genre: Garage Rock Base Location: Eugene, Oregon Members: Marve Floyd Clark Lynch – drums Lloyde Barnhurst Clark Lynch of the In Crowd at Bimbos
The Abyss was a popular music venue downtown Eugene at Oak and Broadway.
Dorothy “Dottie” Chase started the Oregon Entertainment Agency in 1966. Business History 1966 – 1972 Located at 119 E Broadway NE corner straight up 2 floors. Building was later torn down so had to move 1972 – 1978 Located at 1550 High St (2 story building) Recently, I had the pleasure to sit down with Dottie and ask her about her […]
The Titans were together from 1966 to 1968. Genre: Members: Shawn Shelby – Drums Vince Fittipaldi – Keyboard Mike Long – Bass Paul Barthelemy – Lead Guitar Aaron Siegel – Lead Vocals and Rhythm Guitar
Pat Mason was a major N.W. agent and promoter (Far West Amusements). Pat booked national acts and N.W. local bands to perform primarily on the weekends at his club, The Cascade Club. Location: Cascade Club, 3202 Jasper Rd, 2 miles east of Springfield, Oregon. The Cascade Club was mostly closed during the week and also served […]
Location: Skinner Butte Park Date: Sept. 1969 (Monday) Purpose: For the YMCA and the proposed “Peace Park” Lineup: Searchin’ Soul Blues Band and Funky Nirvana Blues band RG Article: Free Rock Concert at Skinner Butte Park