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Houndstooth, Susan, Sartorial Excess

KAITIE TODD
9:30 pm, Saturday June 28 | $5.
Bunk Bar
1028 SE Water Ave.
 

[HAZY SURF-POP] It’s no secret that the Oregon Coast lacks the warmth typically associated with the sun-soaked beaches that inspired '60s surf-rock. Good thing, then, that we have a band like Houndstooth to capture what a trip to our local beaches might sound like—light and fun, definitely, but also drenched in a gentle gray haze. The group’s most recent effort, 2013’s Ride Out the Dark, finds the five-piece expanding its established surf influence, delicately balancing distorted lead guitar and acoustic interplay amongst singer Katie Bernstein’s breezy croon. The songs are often layered in reverb and light, laid-back percussion, but the music is far from dreary, instead offering groovy, twanged-out touches of color that dissipate the fog along with Bernstein’s bright, delicate voice.



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.
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