Danny McVey collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 676
Finding Aid Author
Norie Guthrie
Finding Aid Date
2017
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description
English
Finding Aid Note
Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Dates

  • 1980 – 2002 (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.25 Linear Feet (Whole)
    (1 box)

Subjects

Notes

  • Abstract

    This collections consists of news clippings, audio, and photographs documenting bands that Danny McVey worked with in Houston.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Houston-native Danny McVey started doing sound engineering work for local folk band Paradise in the 1970s. From the late 1970s until around 1980, he moved on to doing sound for the Michael Marcoulier Band. As the 1980s ramped up, he worked the sound board for close friend Jimmy Raycraft's band The Dishes. After The Dishes broke up, he did sound for Beans Barton and the Bi-Peds for the next 20 years. In 1994, McVey was nominated by the "Houston Press" for Best Live Sound.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collections consists of news clippings, audio, and photographs documenting bands that Danny McVey worked with in Houston, as well as his video oral history.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This material is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Permission to publish from this material must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center or the relevant copyright holders.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Donated by Danny McVey in November 2016.

  • Preferred Citation

    Danny McVey collection, 1980-2002, MS 676, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

  • Accruals

    No additional materials are expected for this collection.

Components