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Suuns, Rose Windows

MATTHEW SINGER
9 pm, Sunday May 26 | $10.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 

[FOREBODING PSYCH] The phrase "bass music" is typically used as an umbrella categorization for various strands of modern electronic dance music, but it could also be applied to the dark, anxious art-rock of Canada's Suuns. Its sophomore album, Images du Futur, is underscored by throbbing low end, lending an alluring electro groove to the band's spare, dissonant post-punk guitars, cosmic synths and singer Ben Shemie's uneasy vocals, which sound like Thom Yorke trying to sing after having his jaw wired shut. It's entrancing, unsettling and, thanks to those pulsating undercurrents, even a little sexy. 



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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