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Michael Murphy

Rank #2 US Kaukauna, WI Blues / Folk / Singer/Songwriter


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Sounds Like: Howlin' Wolf, Roy Buchanan, Luther Allison, Sam "Lightnin" Hopkins, Lonnie Brooks

Label: Independent

Manager: Michael Murphy, Grafton Blues Association

Bio: All songs listed are original. All copyright laws apply.

Michael "Big Dog" Murphy's love of music began as an awkward, chubby child in the choir of the southern church he attended with his grandmother every Sunday. The son of a convicted robber and as the story goes a murderer, he never felt li... See Full Bio

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Michael Murphy has a show on 08/01/2014 at 08:00 PM @ The Chandelier Club in Appleton, WI http://www.reverbnation.com/q/4x3gab #concert

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My Landlord Has A Beautiful...
May 11, 2012
Hi there! My name is Michael “Big Dog” Murphy. I’m a blues musician, guitar pl... [more]
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  • Fri

    Aug 1

    Appleton, WI, US | 8:00pm

    Appleton, WI, US
    Fri Aug 01 8:00pm


    THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN!!!! When the St. James Cocktail Lounge first opened up all those years ago, the MOB was part of the entertainment lineup. Now, under new ownership and renamed "Chandelier Club", the boys are back, bringing their awesome bluesy sounds to all their fans and friends in the Darboy/Appleton area. We've really missed you folks!!!! See you soon!!

  • Fri

    Aug 8

    Grand Marais, MI, US | 9:00pm

    Grand Marais, MI, US
    Fri Aug 08 9:00pm


    Me and the boy's have been invited to the most fun music festival in upper MI, The Grand Marais Music and Arts Festival. Lot's of bands over the three day weekend, Aug. 8,9 and 10. We play Fri., Aug. 8, at 9pm!!! Hope to see ALL our friends and fans there!!

  • Sat

    Oct 4

    Kaukauna, WI, US | 9:00pm
    Bob's Inn
    Kaukauna, WI, US
    Sat Oct 04 9:00pm


    The MOB is headed back to BOB'S INN, in Kaukauna, WI. Looking forward to seeing ALL of our fans, and friends we haven't yet met there!!

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  • Texas Johnny and the Night Owl Blues Band (Artist) Texas Johnny and the ...
    Kick-A Blues all the way!
  • JGoth (Artist) JGoth
    Nice tunes! If ya get a chance check mine out, love any input
  • egon erger (Artist) egon erger
    really enjoyed the listen to „if things don't change"“. best wishes and success, egon erger
  • MaryJustice Lucas (Artist) MaryJustice Lucas
    Got some great music here. The total package. Awesome voice! Listening to "The Ice We're Skating On Is Thin" and it's terrific.
  • The Boulton Brothers Band (Artist) The Boulton Brothers ...
    Hey.., Gooooood vibes here!!....................... Please drop by and have a listen to our playlist if you have time ,TBBB
  • Njteh Shahinian (Artist) Njteh Shahinian
    Why Get A Chevrolet… I love that :) Nice job ! GOD bless you!!
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