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".
Ok… I Kinda Collect Bobbleheads
Everyone has their thing they collect right? For me it's music, movies, music related posters & artwork, hats, Converse Chuck Taylors, Celtics stuff and... some boobleheads.
Support & Celebrate Awesome Ashley’s Important TV Show [VIDEO]
A true, local angel; Ashley Gray has hosted her own show The Awesome Ashley Show on Biddeford Public Access tv for 7 years; helping people and brightening everyone's day who connects with her. Now, she could use our support.
Great Baseball Dugout Meltdowns
Did you see yesterday's blow up in the Washington National's dugout by Jonathan Paplebon on Bryce Harper? Absolutely nonsense. Papp won't be playing anymore this season cause he has a nuclear like temper and attitude.
Mark Talks with Bob Ludwig about Mastering the Police Album, Synchronicity
It's safe to assume that of the greatest records of all time in your collection, Bob Ludwig has probably mastered maybe 65-70% of them. Amazing. So, this week I walked 5 blocks over to visit the maestro to talk about mastering the Police's album, Synchronicity.
The Warriors Take Over the Subway Again, 36 Years Later
They may not be as buff or young as they once were when they owned the streets, but The Warriors version 2015 still get mad love when they jump the turnstile now! (ok they paid for the ride). Watch them recently on a NY subway. Can You dig it?
Win Autographed Poster by Andy Summers of the Police and the New Documentary on DVD
Cinema Libre and Andy Summers were nice enough to send some copies of Andy's new Police documentary DVD, "Can't Stand Losing You" and a very cool autographed poster!
The Police (the band) Talk Up WCYY on Facebook to the World! Wow!
In preparation for the interview I'm doing with Andy Summers of the Police on Thursday on Spinout, I was getting ready to hit Facebook with some promo. Someone beat me to it though... The Police themselves! See for yourself!!
What’s Your Favorite Police Album? [POLL]
With my WCYY Spinout interview with Andy Summers happening, I'm pretty excited to hear from so many Police fans over the past couple weeks. I'm curious though, what's your favorite Police album?
Dave Gutter of Rustic Overtones & Paranoid Social Club, Stars in Film Adaptation Of Local …
The film adaptation of Maine writer Crash Barry's book "Sex, Drugs & Blueberries" comes to the big screen with a star we're used to seeing rock out. Watch the trailer!
“The Big Short” Trailer Featuring Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Steve Carell and more.
Money, banks, loans, investments, bad deals and strippers. AMERICA! This is loaded with great actors and a great story, that's actually true! Watch for yourself here!