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King Dude, Of the Wand and the Moon, A Story of Rats

JONATHAN FROCHTZWAJG
9 pm., Wednesday March 27 | $8 advance, $10 day of show.
Mississippi Studios
3939 N Mississippi Ave.
 
[COUNTRY GOTHIC] King Dude, aka TJ Cowgill, styles himself after Johnny Cash—if Cash’s “Ring of Fire” were Dante’s Ninth Circle of Hell. The Seattle-based artist describes his style as “Luciferian” folk, and on his latest full-length, 2012’s Burning Daylight, he croons his country-gothic tunes in a baritone as demonic as it is alluring. In a heavily atmospheric set at the Doug Fir earlier this year, the Dude, outfitted in all black, buttoned-up duds and sporting a tattered, smoke-blackened American flag as his backdrop, showed he’s no less beguiling live. 



Where: Mississippi Studios
Phone: 288-3895
Address: 3939 N Mississippi Ave.
Website: www.mississippistudios.com

 
 

Mississippi Studios

3939 N Mississippi Ave.
Portland, OR
 
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