Home / Events / Music Calendar / Monarques, Sun Angle

Monarques, Sun Angle

EMILEE BOOHER
9 pm, Tuesday October 09 | $3.
Bunk Bar
1028 SE Water Ave.
 

[RETRO POP] Portland’s Monarques have unintentionally tested the notion that good things come to those who wait. The group, led by Josh Spacek, gained a following in 2009 with its energetic, soul-warming performances, despite only having a few demos to its name. The band’s sound is nostalgic and catchy, honest and lively. It’s the product of a kid who listened to ’50s and ’60s pop and R&B and eventually brought his honed ear to the front of a highly skilled group of musicians. But the feel-good guitar licks and doo-wops of the Monarques’ music aren’t so much paying homage to the oldies as they are interpreting the much-loved genres of yesteryear through a contemporary lens. Such a collision of worlds is why the release of the band’s 2012 debut, Let’s Make Love Come True, was worth the anticipation. 



Where: Bunk Bar
Phone: 894-9708
Address: 1028 SE Water Ave.
Website: bunkbar.com

 
 

Bunk Bar

1028 SE Water Ave.
Portland, OR
97214
 
3 pm-2 am nightly.
Other events in Music Calendar

Jillionaire, BennyRox, Party Girl, Lil Clark

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
[DIGITAL SOCA] Trinidadian producer Jillionaire is a member of the Diplo-led big-room EDM crew Major Lazer, but his solo efforts tend to outclass that crew’s aggressive radio groping. He fuses house ...
10 pm. | $9.
The Whiskey Bar 31 NW 1st Ave. Portland Map

The 1975, Bad Suns, Sir Sly

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
[BRIT ROCK] It’s tough to fault a band of mid-20-somethings for writing songs with names like “Girls” and “Chocolate” that are, well, about precisely those things. But you < ...
8 pm. | $18.
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map

Drive-By Truckers, Shovels and Rope

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
[RAGGED ROCK] For a brief moment in 2011, with the release of the slightly lackluster Go-Go Boots, it seemed as though the Drive-By Truckers’ career was careening toward mediocrity. Frontmen ...
8 pm. | $26.
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Bunk Bar
There's no more events in Bunk Bar
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close