Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-207-1-.html Fri, 19 Dec 14 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Gluttons for Punishment? - Urge Overkill lets the good times roll, again--but perhaps without the good times. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3133-gluttons_for_punishment_urge_overkill_lets_the_good_times_roll_again_but_perhaps_without_the_good_ti.html Sonic LSD - Japanese hippie cults! Drug-addled acid rock! Bad vibes and bum trips! Acid Mothers Temple turns on, rocks out. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3255-sonic_lsd_japanese_hippie_cults__drug_addled_acid_rock__bad_vibes_and_bum_trips__acid_mothers_temple.html The Gun Club - Faceless hero of the L.A. punk scene, Jeffrey Lee Pierce's dark blues-punk sees the light with these excellent reissues. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3845-the_gun_club_faceless_hero_of_the_la_punk_scene_jeffrey_lee_pierces_dark_blues_punk_sees_the_light_w.html Flipping Records Beats Flipping Burgers - Keith Schreiner on how to live off music--without hit records. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1943-flipping_records_beats_flipping_burgers_keith_schreiner_on_how_to_live_off_music_without_hit_records.html Nirvana - Box set hoards grunge gods' diamonds in the rough, reveals what all that fighting was about. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3893-nirvana_box_set_hoards_grunge_gods_diamonds_in_the_rough_reveals_what_all_that_fighting_was_about.html MUSIC PREVIEWS - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4890-music_previews_.html Rocked in Translation - Japanese retro-punks Guitar Wolf want to teach you a few things about etiquette. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4167-rocked_in_translation_japanese_retro_punks_guitar_wolf_want_to_teach_you_a_few_things_about_etiquett.html THUG LIFE, CALABRIAN STYLE - A brutal collection ushers in the <i>real </i>Original Gangsters.<i> </i> http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1358-thug_life_calabrian_style_a_brutal_collection_ushers_in_the_real_original_gangsters.html LIFE IS LIFE - Wearing their politics on their sleeves, the members of Laibach enter America to show us all what fascism looks like. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3853-life_is_life_wearing_their_politics_on_their_sleeves_the_members_of_laibach_enter_america_to_show_us.html What We Do Is SECRET - Get Hustle prefers a little mystery in its post-punk cabaret. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1445-what_we_do_is_secret_get_hustle_prefers_a_little_mystery_in_its_post_punk_cabaret.html The Magic Number - Modey Lemon proves that, in the garage-rock world, three's company. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-2826-the_magic_number_modey_lemon_proves_that_in_the_garage_rock_world_threes_company.html Who's Been Had? - The Walkmen skirt the edges of art rock and garage pop--and do it well. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-2464-whos_been_had_the_walkmen_skirt_the_edges_of_art_rock_and_garage_pop_and_do_it_well.html EMERGENCY ROOM CONFESSIONS - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-2732-emergency_room_confessions_.html SPRING BLOSSOMS - The Willowz let trash-pop bloom once again http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3090-spring_blossoms_the_willowz_let_trash_pop_bloom_once_again.html Of Course - It's a dance party in Kevin Barnes' head, and everyone's invited. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4427-of_course_its_a_dance_party_in_kevin_barnes_head_and_everyones_invited.html Sneaky Success - The French Kicks win the trial of the century. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4036-sneaky_success_the_french_kicks_win_the_trial_of_the_century.html Morose-mantics - This Valentine's Day, the Rose City has enough thorns for everyone. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4100-morose_mantics_this_valentines_day_the_rose_city_has_enough_thorns_for_everyone.html Black Mountain vs. the Blanket of Humility - Vancouver, B.C., group unabashedly flays the corpse of rock in the face of scores of offended indie rockers. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4321-black_mountain_vs_the_blanket_of_humility_vancouver_bc_group_unabashedly_flays_the_corpse_of_rock_in.html