Home / Events / Music Calendar / The Soft Moon, Group Rhoda, We Are Like the Spider

The Soft Moon, Group Rhoda, We Are Like the Spider

MARK STOCK
8:30 pm., Tuesday December 18 | $8 advance, $10 day of show.
Holocene
1001 SE Morrison St.
 
[DARK WAVE] When I think of the Soft Moon’s Luis Vasquez, I tend to picture an army general hovering above an old map, pushing infantry pieces here and there in preparation for battle. Not because the group sounds militaristic, but because there’s a wartime tension in the Soft Moon’s dark and artsy gloom-fi. Oakland-based Vasquez has nurtured a bigger sound with 2012 release Zeros, but mostly the same drugged-out, heavily mechanized sound and haunting subject matter remains. Picture a post-apocalyptic, mostly instrumental version of Turn on the Bright Lights-era Interpol and you’re nearing the Soft Moon’s eerie wall of sound.  



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

Bunk Beach Fourth of July Street Festival: Walter TV, Psychomagic, Cat Hoch, Cambrian Explosion, Talkative, Charts

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[GO BOOM] Bunk Beach is the spot to be for pyrotechnic rock 'n' roll th ...

5 pm | Free.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Jenny Don't and the Spurs, Roselit Bone, DJ Maximillion, Tre Slim

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[‘MURICAN ROCK] What would the Fourth of July be without country-western psych bands and alcoholic slushies? The two-day celebration Don’t Shred On Me is sparing ...

8 pm | $5.
Dig a Pony 736 SE Grand Ave. Portland Map

Toe, Starro

Sunday, Jul 05, 2015

[POST-MATH ROCK] For most, the name “Toe” is deterrent enough. It’s a shame, considering how beautiful and melodic the Japanese band’s music has always been. ...

9 pm | $14 advance, $16 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Holocene

Moniker, Johanna Warren, Luz Elena Mendoza, Coco Columbia

Wednesday, Jul 08, 2015

[ONE OF A KIND] This lineup is billed as some of Portland’s best female musicians, but really it’s just a night of some of Port ...

8:30 pm | $6.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map

Souvenir Driver, LiquidLight, Hollow Sidewalks

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015

[POST GAZE] For over three years, Souvenir Driver has been conjuring melancholy slices of late '80s-inspired noise-pop, informed equally by the monochromatic swirl o ...

9 pm | $6.
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