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Stan Ridgway

While enjoying a multifaceted and successful solo career, Stan Ridgway is best remembered by some as the maestro behind Wall Of Voodoo's classic early 80's hit, "Mexican Radio." And while "Mexican Radio" is undeniably a great tune, it only hints at the full range of Ridgway's palette as a songwriter, film composer and performer. Originally ... See full bio »

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Known For

Rumble Fish Soundtrack
Pump Up the Volume Soundtrack
Night of the Creeps Soundtrack
Pecker Soundtrack


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 2016/I Intercept (Short) (composer)
 2001 Vengeance
 1999 The Keening (Short)
 1999 $pent
 1999 Speedway Junky (music composed by)
 1998 Race
 1991 Future Kick
 1987 Stan Ridgway: End of the Line (Music Video short)
Show Show Music department (9 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (23 credits)
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Show Show Self (8 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Opal (2000) See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site | Twitter

Alternate Names:

Wall of Voodoo


Pietra Wexstun

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Personal Quote:

I just considered myself really at the bottom of it all kind of a fairly dull guy, and to write a song about me is probably the least interesting thing I could do. See more »


Founding member of Wall Of Voodoo. See more »

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