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Mike Quinn releases new solo material, playing Ortlieb’s this weekend

Mike Quinn | Photo courtesy of the artist
Mike Quinn | Photo courtesy of the artist

Philly singer-songwriter Mike Quinn, known for his work with indie-rock bands Purples and Needle Points, is playing a solo show at Ortlieb’s this weekend to showcase new material.

Quinn originally made a name for himself by playing guitar for now-defunct Scranton folk-rockers And The Moneynotes before helping form Purples and Needle Points down here in Philadelphia. His new EP, Tapiama, is a collection of psychedelically-tinged country rock songs akin to Uncle Tupelo or early Dr. Dog. Continue reading →