Home / Events / Music Calendar / Sun Angle, Wild Ones, Hollywood Tans, MC Rose, DJ Porsche Cayenne (PDX Pop Now! 2012 compilation release)

Sun Angle, Wild Ones, Hollywood Tans, MC Rose, DJ Porsche Cayenne (PDX Pop Now! 2012 compilation release)

CASEY JARMAN
8 pm, Thursday June 07 | $10
Holocene
1001 SE Morrison St.
 
[UH, POP?!] We tend to pigeonhole PDX Pop Now! as a summer festival, but the organization does so much more—including putting out the best annual compilation of Portland music you\'re bound to find anywhere. Even as the compact disc marches towards its shallow grave, this year\'s compilation is a current-as-hell encapsulation of what Portland sounds like. There are the breathtaking new cuts (from glittery electro-pop outfit Wild Ones and their good friends My Body); the awesome, out-of-nowhere tracks from bands we feared for dead (like the Ocean Floor\'s breathtaking and orchestral \"The Last Four Years\" and Archers\' stunning \"Super Blues\"); the big-timers (M. Ward and Glass Candy); and nutty stuff from acts we\'ve never heard of (the \'80s-loving Federer and the mathy, batshit Pardee Shorts). Tonight\'s rare all-ages Holocene engagement features a cross-section of the best acts on the comp—man, Sun Angle is rad—and the cheap cover price includes a copy of the two-disc compilation. Happy summer, kids! 

Where: Holocene
Phone: 239-7639
Address: 1001 SE Morrison St.
Website: www.holocene.org

 
 

Holocene

1001 SE Morrison St.
OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Damien Rice, Marketa Irglova

Monday, Apr 20, 2015

[FOLK] Ireland’s favorite fragile prince, Damien Rice, is currently touring material from My Favourite Faded Fantasy, his third album and first release in a ...

8 pm | $48.25-$80.10.
Keller Auditorium 222 SW Clay St. Portland Map

Richie Ramone, Dime Runner, Sex Crime, 48 Thrills

Monday, Apr 20, 2015

[POP-PUNK] Richie is likely the last Ramone in line when the world ranks those who kept the beat behind the more recognizable mugs of Joey, Dee Dee and Johnny (even ...

7 pm | 7 pm
Hawthorne Theatre 1507 SE Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. Portland Web | Map

Upset, Colleen Green

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015

[POWER POP GOES TO COLLEGE] How’s this for a perfect bill: California songwriter and Descendents fanatic Colleen Green opening for power-pop lifers Upset, featurin ...

9:30 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Holocene

Modern Kin, Tangerine, Rilla

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015

[TAKE ME TO CHURCH] Singer Drew Grow’s desperate vibrato implies something more—perhaps a higher power. Modern Kin’s frontman earned every bit of his fervor fr ...

8:30 pm | $5.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map

The Soft Moon, Girl Tears, Mattress

Sunday, Apr 26, 2015

[DARK WAVE] Coming off like the soundtrack to some dystopian underworld, the Soft Moon is nothing if not dark and brooding. Combining elements of post-punk, shoegaze ...

8:30 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close