Home / Events / Music Calendar / Kinski, Mark McGuire

Kinski, Mark McGuire

RUTH BROWN
9 pm., Saturday April 06 | $10.
Bunk Bar
1028 SE Water Ave.
 
[RIFF ROCK, NOW WITH LYRICS] It’s been six years between drinks for Seattle rock veterans Kinski (assuming the band only drinks when it puts out a new album), and a few changes have taken place in the intervening period. For one, the band left Sub Pop and has just released its first album on Kill Rock Stars. For two, the new disc, Cosy Moments, marks a pointed sonic shift for the four-piece—from psychedelic noise rock to a far more pop-oriented sound. The crunchy riffs, sludgy bass and guitar freakouts are still there, but songs are shorter, more traditional in structure and—where previous records were almost entirely instrumental—there are actual vocals on most of the tracks. And those vocals are great. Lead single “Conflict Free Diamonds” sounds like the kind of garage gem that might have come out of Seattle 20 years ago, with a glorious fuzzy hook and guitarist Chris Martin displaying some surprisingly tuneful pipes.



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

The Preatures, Adventure Gallery

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[AUSSIE POP] Thank God for litigation, the threat of which, from similarly-named bands, prompted Sydney's erstwhile Preachers to change their name to the much more c ...

9 pm | $10 advance, $15 day of show.
Lola's Room at the Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

The Psychedelic Furs, the Lemonheads

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[ALT-ROCK KITSCH] When you grow up in a house full of '80s movie soundtracks, the Psychedelic Furs become part of your consciousness (it seems like “Love My Way” ...

8 pm | $35 advance, $38 day of show. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Aladdin Theater 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave. Portland Web | Map

Two Man Gentlemen Band

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[RETRO SWING] Back before commercial considerations helped force music into rigid categories, the lines between jazz, pop and country music were blurry. It was just ...

9 pm | $10.
Duff's Garage 2530 NE 82nd Avenue Portland Map
Also At Bunk Bar

Allo Darlin

Monday, Oct 27, 2014

[FRAGILE ROCK] There’s a delightfully sleepy aspect to Allo Darlin’s sound, like the Cranberries on a ton of Vicodin. The U.K.-via-Australia qua ...

9 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close