Morphine (band)

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Mark Sandman Mississippi Nights 1997.04.09.jpg
Morphine in 1997 at Mississippi Nights, St Louis, MO
Background information
OriginCambridge, Massachusetts, United States
GenresAlternative rock, experimental rock, jazz rock
Years active1989–1999
LabelsRykodisc, DreamWorks
Associated actsTreat Her Right, Twinemen, Bourbon Princess
Past membersMark Sandman
Dana Colley
Billy Conway
Jerome Deupree

Morphine was an alternative rock band formed in 1989. They released the studio albums Good, Cure for Pain, Yes, and Like Swimming. They also released one greatest hits album in February of 2003.

Members[change | change source]

  • Mark Sandman - 2-string slide bass, vocals, organ, tritar (3-string slide guitar), guitar, piano
  • Dana Colley - baritone sax, tenor sax, double sax, triangle
  • Billy Conway - various percussion
  • Jerome Deupree - various percussion

Albums[change | change source]