Home / Events / Music Calendar / Julia Holter, Nedelle Torrisi

Julia Holter, Nedelle Torrisi

MATTHEW SINGER
7:30 pm, Saturday September 14 | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Holocene
1001 SE Morrison St.
 

[MUSIC FOR A DARKENED ROOM] \"Cinematic\" is quickly surpassing \"epic\" as the lazy rock-writer adjective du jour, but fucking hell: Is there any more appropriate word to describe the music of Julia Holter? The L.A.-based singer-composer\'s arrangements deliberately sound like movie soundtracks—well, art-film soundtracks, but those still count, right?—and some even point directly to their celluloid inspirations. Her latest album, Loud City Song, for example, is influenced in part by the 1958 movie musical Gigi. Heady stuff, and Holter has avant-garde tendencies, but the most impressive thing about the work is that, for all its intoxicating strings and brass and Holter\'s cool wisp of a voice, it\'s as listenable as it is watchable.



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

Jason Burns

Saturday, Mar 28, 2015

[HOUSE] Slowly but surely, Jason Burns has been working his way into your favorite DJs’ mixes. Skream, Toddla T and Cyril Hahn have all given the prolific Portland ...

9 pm | $5 before 11 pm, $8 after.
The Liquor Store 3341 SE Belmont St. Portland Web | Map

Joe Pug, Field Report

Saturday, Mar 28, 2015

[SOULFUL FOLK] In his music, Joe Pug transmits a bit more anguish than your typical 30-year-old Texas transplant. He spent some time reeling from the grassroots succ ...

8 pm | $13 advance, $15 day of show.
Aladdin Theater 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave. Portland Web | Map

Cool Ghouls, Mope Grooves, Dogheart

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015

[DECEPTIVE ANARCHISTS] Cool Ghouls embody the disgust felt by so many garage-rock acts in San Francisco, in which an amazingly creative music scene is slowly being s ...

9 pm | 9 pm
The Know 2026 NE Alberta St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Holocene

Ecstasy: Gant Man, Rap Class, Massacooramaan, DJ Rafael

Friday, Apr 03, 2015

[SON OF JUKE] Releasing your first record on legendary juke and ghetto-house label Dance Mania at age 13 is dance music’s equivalent of playing piano with the Chic ...

9 pm | $5 before 11 pm, $8 after.
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