Bar Guide 2014: Holocene


Bar Guide
Holocene1001 SE Morrison St., 239-7639, holocene.org. 8:30 pm-late Wednesday-Thursday and Saturday, 5 pm-late Friday, hours vary Sunday-Tuesday.As far as clubs go, Holocene is the incumbent champion,    More
 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 MITCH LILLIE

Anne: Sunday, March 30

A shape-shifting producer sheds the shoegaze haze—and his band.


Music Stories
When Portland four-piece Anne released its debut, Dream Punx, in 2011, few could resist throwing the album’s airy, dark pop in with My Bloody Valentine and the rest of the shoegaze pack. And whi   More
 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 MITCH LILLIE

Soft Metals: Saturday, Nov. 30

An alloy of love, synths and urban planning.


Music Stories
Soft Metals didn’t move to L.A. for the weather, or to get closer to the music industry. Ian Hicks and Patricia Hall, the couple who formed the moody synth duo in Portland in 2009, relocated to    More
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 MITCH LILLIE

Animal Eyes: Wednesday, Nov. 6

Spacious psychedelic prog rock born in Alaska, made in Portland.


Music Stories
First impressions are huge, especially in music. It’s no wonder, then, that Animal Eyes bears a certain resemblance to another beloved Portland band, discovered during its formative years. C   More
 
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 MARK STOCK

Futro Records: Sunday, June 9

Electro hip-hop party jams thicker than blood.


Music Stories
[FAMILY PARTY] For some of the residents of Southeast’s Washington Towers, the drab apartment complex down the street from Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery has another name: Futro Towers. That’s beca   More
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 MITCH LILLIE

Top Five Shows of Holocene’s First Decade

by the Holocene Staff


Top 5
Iron and Wine (April 2004) This was such a joyous and encouraging night in our early days. A capacity crowd poured in, packed themselves politely into the room, and fell into a perfect hush for t   More
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 WW MUSIC STAFF

Headout: Underdeveloped

You will have made a terrible mistake if you go to an Arrested Development party without knowing these references.


Headout
After years of rumors and speculation, once-dead Fox sitcom Arrested Development returns via Netflix later this month. To mark the occasion, Holocene is...   More
 
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 KAITIE TODD

Brew Views: Star Trek TV at Holocene

Wyatt Warp and the Yellow-Bellied Spandex.


Brew Views
In the JJ-fied Star Trek of today, it’s easy to look upon the pitifully low-budgeted original series and giggle. The episode “Spectre of the Gun,” Gene Roddenberry’s 1968 nod to the cowboy W   More
 
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 MITCH LILLIE

Magic Fades: Saturday, April 13

Already Internet famous, a Portland duo makes moves offline.


Music Stories
[SIMWAVE] “I bump fades when I fuck. So what?” says the muscular, shirtless man, digitally rendered as part of the virtual-world game Second Life, as he cocks his head to the side and spreads    More
 
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 MITCH LILLIE

Man on the Run

For prolific experimentalist Pete Swanson, there’s no such thing as a vacation.


Music Stories
Sitting down for coffee in the Ace Hotel lobby, Pete Swanson is quite a sight. He flew back to Portland the day before, returning home from New York, where the prolific experimental musician att   More
 
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 ROBERT HAM

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