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Re-make/re-model

We're thoroughly on board with the rebirth of Jakob Battick.
Wax Tablet
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 07, 2012
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Sunset Hearts steal your pain

You know a band are doing something right when five-minute songs finish up and you're pissed.
Ask and they won’t say
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 25, 2012
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Sunset Hearts' bright laments

There's something we respond to in the juxtaposition, the pairing of sweet and sour, dark humor, vulnerable heroes. And, of course, opposites attract.
The bones of you
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 30, 2011

Review: 48 Hour Music Festival

At SPACE Gallery, March 6
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  March 12, 2010
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Random rules

25 more local musicians meet, greet, and rock at the second 48 Hour Music Festival
25 more local musicians meet, greet, and rock at the second 48 Hour Music Festival
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  March 05, 2010
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Keep rotating

The album improves with every listen and is damn hard to get out of your player of choice.
Satellite Lot return with Sleepwalk in a Burning Building
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  November 28, 2007


Portland scene report: November 23, 2007

If anything, the play list has gotten older (we heard Crash Test Dummies the other day, which was frightening), and we’ve yet to hear a local song as we flip through the stations.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  November 20, 2007
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Cult following

If you’re in Nashville and you play on somebody else’s record, you’re a session musician. If you do it in Portland, you’re just like everybody else.
Warming up to The Ice Arena
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 06, 2006