Mark was born in Massachusetts. He grew up in Nashua, New Hampshire and graduated College in Maine. He started on WCYY February 2005. He's the host of WCYY's new music / local music show, "Spinout". Marks was VP Marketing & Promotions for an independent record label in NJ in the late 90's. He's written a music column for a newspaper and a website. He listens to & collects a lot of music. A lot. He watches & collects a lot of movies. Marks a fan of the Boston Celtics, crushed ice, Brigham's Coffee Ice Cream, Jack Lemmon, wearing hats, Seka, lemon/lime seltzer, Nacho Libre, Mike Gorman, record stores, Wolfman Jack, hot pretzles, Lauren & Wally, Friendlys, hot tea and Paul Newman. He owns two 8-track players, stopped wearing white socks in 1998 and was given the key to City of Portland, Maine (seriously). Also, December 3rd 2012 was officially named "Mark Curdo Day" in state of Maine (seriously). He hopes to someday meet Stevie Wonder, Chuck Berry, Smokey Robinson, Paul McCartney, King Ad Rock, Rodney Bingenheimer, Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Shakira, Owen Wilson, Hall & Oates and anyone from Van Halen. "Be yourself, everyone else is already taken".
David Chappelle Talks About Meeting the Roots in Portland Maine [VIDEO]
Dave Chappelle recently talked to Jimmy Fallon about his good friends, The Roots, who are also Jimmy's house band. Dave recalls meeting the fellas at the Maine Mall! Watch Portland gets some love. Race humored love, but love nonetheless.
Portland Lights Music Fest Artist: Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers [VIDEO]
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers ... from their van to YouTube to your computer/device to the stage at the Portland Lights Music Festival on August 8th at the Maine State Pier.
BANG! No More “Life” With Archie
The classic comic book character Archie will be no more. Have you heard how it will happen? A bit too much for comics? Just right for the times? Read about it here and chime in!
Welcome Home and Thank You [VIDEO/PHOTOS]
The Maine Army National Guard's 133rd Engineer Battalion returned home yesterday in Augusta after serving our country. I wanted to be there to show my support and appreciation. What an amazing thing it was to be there.
Welcome Home SLAB
Portland has a new must go-to food spot - SLAB Sicilian Street Style Food. Do you know about the legendary "slab?" Last week I got a sneak peek and talked to the guys at SLAB. Watch here...
Dunkin Donuts Super Stage Rocked Old Port Fest [VIDEO]
Another year for the biggest event in downtown Portland has come and gone. #OldPortFest was a blast and if you watch this, you'll see our #DDSuperStage and Tyler Briggs seemed to be the talk of the town!