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Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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8 thoughts on “Peter Murphy’s Orange Peel show

  1. dpewen

    So Mat … did you go to the show? I would like to know what I missed since I attended another show … I go to 3-4 shows a week … how about you?

  2. I go to about 3-4 a year.

    As for you, maybe you shouldn’t have gone to disco night at the roller rink the night Murphy played.

    :P

  3. I have been told that I have a poor grasp on the fine line between the two.

    I did not go to the show. I’m not a huge Peter Murphy fan. I’m also not in Asheville.

  4. dpewen

    I do not find your posts interesting, funny, or clever … but this is just me

  5. I’m sorry. I try very hard to make sure that every single comment I post could easily pass a rigorous and thorough test of its ability to entertain and/or inform before I hit submit.

    This process often includes consulting with my team of trained Guatemalan comedians, who also double as my dance squad when times are lean, but sometimes they give me bad advice. I am coming to understand that the general national humor of Guatemala is somewhat drab compared to the robust humor of Ecuador. Or even Finland.

    So, I suppose it’s time to go down to the basement and wake up the guys and tell them the show’s over. They go back to what they were doing before, which I think had something to do with golf courses or beauty salons. Not sure which. I don’t think they know themselves.

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