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The photo of Spencer Albee looking like Harry Nilsson stranded on the Aleutian Islands is one of the best local rock covers of the decade.
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Arbor of song

Why people didn't freak out more about Dead End Armory I'll never know, and why I'm coming to frontman Wesley Allen Hartley's new project, backed by new band the Traveling Trees, almost a month after its release I'm really not sure.
Wesley Allen Hartley returns with Narrow Gauge Quad Trains
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  July 30, 2010
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Born to rock

The last time Deer Tick were in Portland, at SPACE Gallery in November 2007, then-21-year-old frontman John McCauley decided to sing the national anthem. He sprung offstage and hit the floor belting the Tony Bennett standard "I Left My Heart in San Fra
Deer Tick take it to the roadhouse
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  July 17, 2009

Deer Tick

One of my favorite live acts of the day (they're apparently covering Dave Matthews Band's "Crash Into Me" now), Deer Tick are back in town...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009

Dead End Armory

Before a big gig next week opening for Deer Tick, Dead End Armory warm up at Geno's with Gully, Belfast's Clash Machine, and the Resurrectionists,...
By webteam  |  July 08, 2009

Music Seen: All over

Last week we spent five of six nights out on the town. If anyone ever complains that we don't have enough venues or shows to attend we beg to differ.
All over, April 27 to May 2
By SONYA TOMLINSON  |  May 08, 2009

Live: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

The first hints of bouncy reverb can be heard from the Stadium on Free Street, and the echo chamber carries all the way to this monthly concert's home at the top of a building at the corner of Congress and High streets.
"Tower of Song," December 5
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  December 10, 2008