Roger Murdock (musician)

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Roger Murdock
Origin Houston, Texas
Genres Avant-garde
Instruments Drums, percussion, bodhrán, Emulator, guitar, keyboards, piano, vocals
Labels Atlantic Records
Associated acts King Missile, The Martinets, The Messyheads
Website King Missile MySpace

Roger Murdock is an American multi-instrumentalist and former member of avant-garde band King Missile. His primary role in King Missile was that of drummer, but he is also proficient at such instruments as guitar, piano, and Emulator. Murdock has performed and/or recorded with Joey Ramone, Ronnie Spector, Debbie Harry, Leslie West, The Martinets, The Messyheads, Wide Right, and Laurie and The Sighs, among others, and has toured extensively throughout the U.S. and the U.K. In addition to performing, Murdock has written or co-written for many of the bands in which he has played, and has composed incidental music for Off-Off-Broadway plays.

Discography[edit]

Artist Album Record Label Release Year
King Missile Happy 14½ (EP) Atlantic Records 1992
King Missile Happy Hour Atlantic 1992
King Missile King Missile Atlantic 1994