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Live in the Clubs: M.R. Poulopoulos found his niche playing in R.I.

Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Albany native Mike Poulopoulos had to leave the Capital Region in order to discover his musical talent. The indie-folk singer-songwriter, better known by his performing name M.R. Poulopoulos, grew up obsessed with The Beach Boys, and later Billy Joel. His parents even bought him a “beat-up guitar” while he was still in high school. But he didn’t really take to it until he went away to college to Providence, R.I....

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