Chris Murray

  • Music

    June 24, 2010

    Fishbone Still Party Hearty

    Except now they rage with everyone they've influenced

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    TONIGHT: Chris Murray Combo Comes to Commonwealth Lounge

    ​They don't come down to OC that often, but when they do, you won't find a better pocket of rocksteady riddims than the Chris Murray Combo. During any given set, this LA trio produces a skank-worthy sound that blends ska, reggae, rocksteady, soul and pretty much any other genre that requires hand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Listen to the Band: Boogaloo Assassins

    There's something distinctly familiar about the Latin powerhouse Boogaloo Assassins. Maybe it's that authentically greasy mixture of sharp brass, pounding drums, thick bass and gang vocals that hearkens back to the time of sweaty basement parties on a hot summer night in Spanish-Harlem...p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2008

    Club Pick: Chris Murray Combo at The Continental Room

    Rude boys and girls looking to get wild this weekend will definitely see something special in the Chris Murray Combo at Downtown Fullerton's Continental Room. Despite being Canadian, Murray has more than enough chops to pacify one of OC's most soulful culture coves. This well traveled musician has s ... More >>

  • Music

    July 13, 2000

    The Politics of Skanking

    The Plea for Peace Tour frees your mind