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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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Ship, ahoy!

Pigboat are not nu metal, or speed metal, or death metal, or glam metal, or any of the other metals, really.
Pigboat proves metal can Float
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 17, 2009
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Pump up the Volume

Nowadays, it’s hard to remember that Twisted Roots ever broke up in the first place.  
A Twisted Roots retrospective (with five new songs)
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 16, 2008

Portland scene report: June 29, 2007

Big news from Threads, the Cerberus Shoal side project: They’re now called Fire on Fire.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  June 27, 2007
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In the Black

Twisted Roots transformed their “reunion” into a forward-looking intent to bestride Portland once again and develop a new crop of fans who dig terrifying guitar solos and teeth-rattling vocals.
Twisted Roots return to prominence with their first full-length since 1999
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 20, 2007