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Chaos Chaos

EMILEE BOOHER
9 pm., Thursday February 14 | $8 advance, $10 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 

[INDIE POP] Brooklyn-based sisters Chloe and Asya Saavedra, who played under the name Smoosh up until last year, released their first full-length album of percussive, piano-driven indie-pop songs at the ages of 10 and 12. And for tween music, it didn’t suck. Three years later, in 2007, the girls had already released a second LP, played at Lollapalooza, performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live and opened for acts such as the Eels and Bloc Party. Chaos Chaos is the duo’s new canvas for self-proclaimed risk-taking and experimentation. Exemplary of the typical mid-career identity crisis bands often experience after a decade of playing together—although the sisters can barely drink beer legally—the new project sounds fresh and mature. From Chloe’s worldly percussion played on old coffee tins to Asya’s airy, grown-in voice, the group’s 2012 EP, S, reveals an exciting period of musical wanderlust.



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
 
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