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Gettin’ Spizzy with it

We certainly wax about him a lot, but Spose is getting plenty shiny on his own.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 02, 2012

Local bluegrass and jazz at the Buzz

One of the busiest local bluegrass/old-timey bands lately have been the TRICK BRITCHES . Makes sense.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 11, 2011
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The digital delight of Space versus Speed

Since 2000, we've had the Popsicko, Rocktopus, As Fast As (three albums), Spencer and the School Spirit Mafia, and now Space versus Speed. All with Spencer Albee as principal songwriter and frontman. Seven full-length records.
Out of this world
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 28, 2011

As Fast As at the Empire


A special one-night only As Fast As show tugs you over Empire’s way. Their 9:45 pm gig offers fine openers Murcielago and Kurt Baker’s the...
By webteam  |  June 30, 2010

As Fast As at the Empire, Grand Hotel's new album, and more

AS FAST AS are playing a reunion show of sorts July 3 at the Empire.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  June 25, 2010

Home and away

For many songwriters, home is where the art is.
Zach Jones's diasporic Fading Flowers
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 19, 2010


Dilly Dilly dalliance comes to an end

Dilly Dilly may not be done with music, but she is apparently done with Portland.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 05, 2010

As Fast As connected to American Idol


The last time Maine music was connected to American Idol was when Taylor Hicks sang Ray LaMontagne's "Trouble" in 2006. The last time As Fast...
By Jeff Inglis  |  July 28, 2009

As Fast As


Confirming his status as the busiest dude in town (see Tuesday), Spencer Albee and As Fast As reunite for a special show at the Asylum...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009

Portland scene report: October 31, 2008

Civil Disturbance drummer Nick “Nikko” Villaci, who’s been in the local rock scene long enough to have produced progeny to fill out other local bands, has announced his retirement from the original music scene.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 29, 2008
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Seek and Destroy

It’s an unpredictable world we live in.
As Fast As pull out their Plastique
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 05, 2008


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Hi Octone

Like Paranoid Social Club’s debut before it, As Fast As’ first record for Octone Records will be pretty familiar for the band’s local fans
As Fast As’s label debut is something fierce
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 10, 2006

Portland scene report, March 3, 2006

Diesel Doug and his truckers get kudos fit for a King; As Fast As follow-up; Shoal's Sutherland takes a new gig
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 01, 2006