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

Fat White Family, Jeffrey Lewis

Friday, Oct 31, 2014

[UNION PUNK] There's little special about Fat White Family's sound. They certainly do the lo-fi garage-psych-punk-country thing well, but that's true of many other b ...

10 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wolf Eyes, Sir Richard Bishop, Expressway Yo Yo Dieting

Friday, Oct 31, 2014

[AVANT-GARDE HALLOWEEN] I’m confident in saying Wolf Eyes is the weirdest band to ever release something on revered indie-rock label Sub Pop. It’s not that the M ...

9 pm | $12 advance, $14 day of show.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map

Freeman, Arc Iris

Saturday, Nov 01, 2014

[SAD STUFF] This double-header is more like a night of revival. Aaron Freeman was formerly of Ween, and the pop-folk act Arc Iris was founded by Joice Adams, formerl ...

9 pm | $20.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Holocene
There's no more events in Holocene
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close