When not at his day job, Doug Mosurock covers small-press vinyl and cassette releases at Still Single, and DJs around the city. He's also a contributor to Dusted Magazine, and has been published in a variety of music publications. A more comprehensive resume of his music-related activities over the past 20 years would require you to scroll down for a while.
The former kings of Queens avant-garde, Blues Control, returned to New York City on Saturday night to play at Williamsburg venue Death By Audio.
The largely forgotten Brooklyn duo Hackamore Brick hadn’t played the venerable Village stage of the Bitter End since 1970. Yet, here they were, an unsung harmony group from the turn of the '70s, back to try again.
Doug Mosurock and Mr. Vacation have run a monthly party in Brooklyn bars since 2004. They call it Cockfight, and you can check out a special two-hour sample of their jams here.