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Go Bang

One band that has seemed perpetually under-the-radar the last few years is Bangor's CAPTAIN HOLLOW. Listening now to their newly released debut, the long-delayed Greatest Hits , we're wondering why.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 22, 2013
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Fantasize Local

Ask anyone in town and they'll tell you the same thing: the Portland Buy Local campaign has been a resounding success.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 08, 2013
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I want a range life

By some stretch of foul luck we missed last year's FREE RANGE MUSIC FESTIVAL , but we'd be consarned to let it happen again.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 30, 2012
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A little bit country

The line-up for the Portland showcase at the CMJ Festival will be: SPOSE , BILLY LIBBY , THE MALLETT BROTHERS BAND , SUNSET HEARTS , THE MILKMAN'S UNION , THE TOUGHCATS , and KURT BAKER .
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 23, 2011

Two: An Original Music Series

Port City Music Hall's Two Series two-dollar cover, two-dollar drafts from 8 to 11 pm.
Music Seen
By SONYA TOMLINSON  |  February 12, 2010

Dilly Dilly dalliance comes to an end

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


Lady Lamb the Beekeeper and Dilly Dilly


My membership in Bowl Portland prevents me from ever seeing any of this stuff, but yes, it's presumably another enormous Tuesday night for local music....
By webteam  |  January 27, 2010
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Short-form Portland

I can hear the snarky comments already: "What?!? Rustic Overtones put out an album this year and Pfeifle hasn't fallen all over himself naming it #1? The sky is green!" But this isn't 1999. It's 2009. And it isn't all that strange for a phenomenal albu
The 10 best LPs and EPs of 2009
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 18, 2009

First annual We Push Buttons Festival

The successful first-annual WE PUSH BUTTONS: ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL wrapped up on Saturday night.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 02, 2009
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Second summer

Summer's over, the kids are getting back to school and I'm loath to turn the seasonal page. The music's been terrific. New discs by Spencer and the School Spirit Mafia, Grand Hotel, dilly dilly, Samuel James, and Gypsy Tailwind have highlighted the dep
Catching up with discs missed
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 28, 2009

Samuel James at SPACE and the dilly on Dilly Dilly

• Keep next weekend open: throwback bluesman SAMUEL JAMES has a release party scheduled for his third full-length, For Rosa, Maeve and Noreen. Joining James on August 22 at SPACE will be the likes of SONTIAGO , LADY LAMB , MICAH BLUE SMALDONE , M
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By PORTLAND MUSIC PHOENIX STAFF  |  August 14, 2009


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In doubt? 'Doo Write'

Dilly dilly was lamenting to me the other day that there's no blueprint for making a living as a musician anymore.
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By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 26, 2009

Portland Music News: June 19, 2009

Yeah, this makes us feel a little old: The June 27 show at the Port City Music Hall will be a 20th anniversary show for TWISTED ROOTS . SUN GODS IN EXILE (fresh off a release show for their debut album) and SIDECAR RADIO open, and there's word that
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  June 19, 2009
Solstice Spectacular

Solstice Spectacular


 One Longfellow Square plays hosts to a SOLSTICE SPECTACULAR (one of the few blessedly not spelled “soulstice”) with a wide array of dancers performing to...
By webteam  |  June 17, 2009

Music Seen: Dead of Winter

Peaks and valleys are the name of the game with any showcase of too many songwriters that too many people attend, but by and large, Dead of Winter retains its status as a premier night of homegrown entertainment.
SPACE Gallery, January 24, 2009
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 28, 2009