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Marco Benevento, Old Light

BRANDON WIDDER
9 pm., Friday April 04 | $13 advance, $15 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[JAZZY PIANO POP] “Limbs of the Pine” and “This Is How it Goes” might be the only two songs Brooklyn-based Marco Benevento has ever recorded with vocals, and they come courtesy of Rubblebucket’s Kal Traver. Those tracks open TigerFace, the musician’s latest work, a vaporous foray into the realm of experimental pop. The sparse vocal arrangements are outliers, though, given Benevento’s synthy, bleep-infused instrumental canon and jam-laden leanings. Cuts like “Eagle Rock” and “Going West” scuffle with breakbeats and beaming strings, but it’s his stabs at the unconventional that make him so appealing. 

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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