Jim Murray (musician)

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Jim Murray (born 30 May 1942 – 1 March 2013) was a guitarist and harmonica player for the psychedelic blues rock band Quicksilver Messenger Service.[1] He left the band in late 1967 shortly before they recorded their first album.[2]

The outtakes from the movie Monterey Pop have rare footage of Quicksilver from their early days as a quintet, performing "Dino's Song" on which Murray played rhythm guitar. After Murray left, the group remained a quartet until the lead vocalist slot was filled by Dino Valenti.


  1. ^ Murray, James. "James Rigney Murray, 70". The Maui News. 
  2. ^ Unterberger, Richie. "Biography: Jim Murray". AMG. Retrieved 18 May 2010.