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Getting back to normal

Depending on how things went on Tuesday (we'll go to press long before the results are in), the premise for Tom Perrotta's 2011 book, The Leftovers (St. Martin's Press), may become more or less appealing.
Rapturous Reading
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  November 09, 2012

Grupo Esperanza bids farewell

After eight years of being one of the most in-demand party bands in town, GRUPO ESPERANZA have just one last show left in them: April 1 at the Empire. People looking for a working band, starting practicing your Latin beats.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 25, 2011

Kurt Baker goes solo, Rustic Overtones get a makeover

KURT BAKER  wrapped up recording a couple new original tracks with JONATHAN WYMAN  last week, his first original work since the LEFTOVERS went on hiatus.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 21, 2011

Amanda Gervasi's solo work, Kurt Baker takes Europe, and more

Speaking of AMANDA GERVASI , we've also got word of a solo release on her part, scheduled for July 24.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  June 18, 2010

Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents + the Leftovers + Barrence Whitfield


Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents, a large Boston soul group fast becoming local favorites, return to Empire Dine and Dance with an excellent, eccentric lineup....
By webteam  |  April 14, 2010

Sun Gods in Exile at SXSW, and more

Tough news to hear about Nick Curran, the one-time Nick Danger, who left Portland for Austin.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 19, 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

“Home for the Holidaze” featuring Spencer & the School Spirit Mafia and more


The just-released, ever-growing lineup for this year’s “Home for the Holidaze” night (part of WCYY’s Holiday Bizarre concert series) includes the likes of Spencer &...
By webteam  |  December 17, 2009
The Queers with the Leftovers, the Cretins and Killer Abs

The Queers with the Leftovers, the Cretins and Killer Abs


Fans of the Queers can expect the unexpected at the Central Square stop of their Pop Tour, a stop that also includes sets from the...
By webteam  |  December 01, 2009

Wonderdrug wonders reunite

Are you ready for COLEPITZ to be back?
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 25, 2009

Anna's Ghost haunts the Empire

Maybe it's a blip on the radar screen, but there seems to be a renewed interest in the music video lately. TWISTED ROOTS have been garnering attention for their "Hollow Earth" effort and we're big fans of the bare-chested LEFTOVERS that splash throug
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 11, 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
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Please please me

For pure output, not many local bands can top the Leftovers, who next week drop their fourth full-length album, Eager to Please , with Oglio/Crappy Records, since 2005's debut, Stop Drop Rock & Roll (and they had an EP before that). And we won't
The Leftovers are ready and eager
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 15, 2009

Portland Music News: May 8, 2009

The weekend of May 23 is shaping up to be an important one in the local-music continuum.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  May 08, 2009

Portland Music News: May 1, 2009

SEAN MORIN will perform his senior composition recital at UMaine Augusta's Jewett Hall on May 6.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF  |  May 01, 2009
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Same story, different ending

Building from a solid base of support in the Old Orchard/Wells area of Southern Maine, Soundbender steadily created a statewide following over the past five years.
Soundbender move forward by Surviving the Fall
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 25, 2009