“Let’s Jam Again Soon” is the trio’s finest album to date, a breathless 30 minutes of rock revelry.
Waters also donated money to Portland Rock On With Us, a local music education nonprofit.
“Why are you fighting so hard for the right to be racially abused? You can get it for free on Twitter.”
Led by Greta Kline, the band builds subtle yet imaginative galaxies out of melancholic guitar hooks and sharp observations.
Rediscovered albums by a Nigerian singer-songwriter and a 10-piece Cambodian rock band prove Portland's spirit of artistic freedom extends not just to its punks and indie rockers.
Imagine Robert Smith starting a math-rock side project and you're almost there.
"Emotional Freedom Technique" finds the Death Cab For Cutie guitarist gently nudging listeners toward the dance floor with soft-rock keyboards from the Richard Marx collection.