Home / Events / Music Calendar / Built to Spill, Finn Riggins

Built to Spill, Finn Riggins

MARK STOCK
9 pm, Thursday January 31 | $25.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 

[ICONIC NW ROCK] A shoe-in for the Pacific Northwest’s Rock-'n'-Roll Hall of Fame, if there were such a thing, Doug Martsch is one of the best songwriters of the last 20 years. The Built to Spill frontman pores over his work, spending weeks in confinement creating records like 2009’s There Is No Enemy. Better still, he sweats his guitarmanship as much as his lyric writing, making for vibrant vocals and whining riffs that intertwine gorgeously. And while Martsch and core bandmates Brett Nelson and Scott Plouf have never quite matched 1997 masterpiece Perfect From Now On, Built to Spill has been a stone temple in the indie-rock field—sturdy, honest and always looked up to.



Where: Doug Fir Lounge
Phone: 231-9663
Address: 830 E Burnside St.
Website: www.dougfirlounge.com

 
 

Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

A-bout

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

TopShakeDance is about to hit the dance floor hard. Literally: To explore competition and groupthink, the company’s newest work, A-bout, employs wrestling mats, mixed-martial-arts-inspired ...

8 pm Friday-Sunday, Nov. 21-23 | $15-$20
A-WOL Warehouse Theater 2303 N Randolph St. Portland Web | Map

As You Like It

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014
You don’t have to give Macbeth a lightsaber, turn Rosencrantz and Guildenstern into Mafiosos or set Twelfth Night at an office party in Tigard to reimagine Shakespeare. Making the Bard access ...
7:30 pm Fridays-Sundays through Dec. 13 | $15; Sundays "pay what you can"
Post5 Theatre 1666 SE Lambert St. Portland Web | Map

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

The Nerdist-approved event returns to Portland for another raucously bizarre night of comics writing and performing original erotic stories. Audience suggestions are encouraged, so bring your bigge ...

8 pm Sunday, Nov. 23 | $10
Funhouse Lounge 2432 SE 11th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Doug Fir Lounge

Cold Specks, the Domestics

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

[DARK SOUL] Dark, sultry and sometimes downright eerie, the music by Toronto-based singer Al Spx—better known by her stage moniker Cold Specks—is like a film noi ...

9 pm | $12.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Jamestown Revival, Nikki Lane, Pete Molinari

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

[GOOD OL’ BOYS] It’s impossible to ignore the hokey, faux-Appalachia-tinged Americana climbing the charts. It defines bands like the Lumineers, Mumford and Sons and, t ...

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

Thee Oh Sees, Jack Name

Tuesday, Dec 02, 2014

[GRUNGE POP] Thee Oh Sees freaked out fans last year when frontman John Dwyer announced his slime-pop group would be on an indefinite hiatus. Luckily, it didn't last ...

8 pm | $15.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close