Marques Bovre died peacefully at his home early Monday morning, February 11, after a long tussle with a malignant brain tumor.
Please join us on Saturday, February 23 as the Fabulous Saturday Morning Freak Show on 90 FM celebrates the life and music of Marques. You’ll be able to hear Marques Bovre and the Evil Twins, Marques Bovre and So Dang Yang, as well as his solo work.
If you’re in central Wisconsin, tune into 89.9 FM. You can also stream the station online at http://stuorgs.uwsp.edu/wwsp/media/listenlive.html
Full description at http://www.facebook.com/events/107653719405119/
Long-time Madison music journalist Eric Schmacher-Rasmussen writes about the life and music of Marques Bovre.
The formal newspaper obituary for Marques Bovre (Madison, WI).
105.5 Triple M’s Pat Gallagher compiles video and audio clips of Marques Bovre’s long association with the radio station.
Rob Thomas of the Wisconsin State Journal rounds up video tributes to Marques Bovre.
Samara Kalk Derby of the Wisconsin State Journal writes of Marques Bovre’s life.
An unnamed but identifiable pedal-steel guitar player remembers Marques Bovre and his music.
Marques Bovre & the Evil Twins appear on the John & Gordy Cable 4 cable access show in 1994