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The Lurks

The Lurks

Genre: Punk rock

Fall of 2006, the trio known as The Lurks emerged from the ashes of The Pharaohs, when singer/guitarist Quint Olsen and bassist Rick Keever found themselves running ads for a new third member. Villain, a scene veteran who can tell firsthand stories of old-school desert shows, came calling.

Ultimately, it's Olsen’s songwriting—a blend of early-era Social Distortion bar punk, Del Fuegos-style roots-rock and some Johnny Cash twang (he also fronts alt-country outfit Quint & The Cowpunk Calamity)—that sets The Lurks apart from most of their peers.

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Free MP3s:
Can't Stand
Dinner For a Dog
Living in Denial
Musicians:
Quint Olsen – Guitar, Vocals
Dead Presley – Bass
Original Recipe – Drums
Formed:
2006, Las Vegas, NV
Influences
Social Distortion, Supersuckers, MC5, The Ramones, The Misfits, Jonny Thunders
Current status
Local Shows, New CD
Discography:
Avoid LurksAvoid Lurks
Released: 2009
No Album ArtLive From Freakin' Frog