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Complaint Department

Can we have a benefit show or something in the coming year to save up enough money to buy three ghosts (preferably the ghosts of local rock's past, present, and future) to visit Sam Pfeifle in his dreams to tell him the following.
Letters to the Portland Editor, January 1, 2010
By PORTLAND PHOENIX LETTERS  |  January 01, 2010
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Headstart at the beginning?

Headstart have only been around for about five years, but especially with frontman Kevin Kennie's long history in the scene, begun with Shufflin' Tremble/Loud Neighbor, they are now decidedly mid-career artists.
A is for attitude, antipathy, and fighting the good fight
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 02, 2009
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Colony collapse disorder

If you get a chance, check out the trailer for the movie 2 on YouTube.
Covered in Bees Kill Louder Than Fire
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 05, 2007
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Everyone get BiMPy!

1) Who will win Best Act? 2) How will the Asylum suit the show, now that the Pavilion has shut its doors? 3) What will Shannon Moss do with her hair?
Intrigue abounds for the eighth annual Best Music Poll awards
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 09, 2007
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Soundoff: Kris Lavallee

Guitar player for Lost Cause Desperados loves being in Portland’s music scene and “seeing cool bands getting together, being friends, and having a good time.”
Weighing in on tracks by the Headstart and Hi-Fivin’ White Guys
By SOUNDOFF  |  October 25, 2006


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The House that Headstart built

How did that CSN song go? “Our house/ Is a very, very, very fine house/ With two cats in the yard/ Life used to be so hard/ Now everything is easy, cuz of you.” That’s it.
It’s more Amityville Horror than Victoria Mansion
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 11, 2006

Portland scene report: August 4, 2006

Longtime Portland music-scene staples John and Ally Althoff seemed to have a good multi-generational thing going with the White Heart.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  August 02, 2006

Portland scene report, April 21, 2006

Sparks the Rescue, Headstart!, and Jdwalker poised for new releases; Ocean begins nationwide tour.
 
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 19, 2006