Northwest Dance Venues

The Proverbial Shaft
Port Townsend, Washington

Some of the bands that performed at this place during those great years of NW music were:

The Condors
Jerry Cook & The Bottling Company
The Mob

Others ?

In the late sixties there was a great club downtown Port Townsend call The Proverbial Shaft owned by Dick "Pappa" Earle, a former member of Seattle band Woody Carr and the Entertainers who moved to Port Towsend and was a teacher there.

Local bands in Port Townsend in the sixties included: The Mob, The Condors, Glass and Gerry Cook and The Bottling Company

Jeff Hammers, January 2010

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Last Update:  29 May 2010
Credits: Jeff Hammers