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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 .
Wax Tablet
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 23, 2011
band O'Death in Boston on April 16

O'Death embark on another folk-punk chapter

It must be a relief to realize that when you hit the stage, people know what they're going to get. O'Death have spent the past several years banging out a reputation as grizzled folk punks who run their sets like moonshine raids.
Musical afterlife
By MATT PARISH  |  April 15, 2011

Dead Man's Clothes find their way in Austin without a map

The official list of performers at the 2011 South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas, last week only made mention of three artists from Maine: Lady Lamb The Beekeeper, Jonathan Edwards, and Patrick Hodgkins (of Empress Hotel from New Orleans).
South by Southern Maine
By BRYAN BRUCHMAN  |  March 25, 2011

Jacob and the House of Fire at the Oak & the Ax

Jacob and the House of Fire, that spirited cabinet of Balkanized post-punk, play a set with two terrific touring groups: New York's tortured Americana act...
By webteam  |  November 17, 2010

Photos: Newport Folk Festival, part three

Andrew Bird, April Smith, Calexico, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, and more
More from Newport, July 30 - August 1, 2010
By P. NICK CURRAN AND ADDISON POST  |  August 06, 2010
Ode to O’Death

Ode to O’Death

The Phoenix team arrived at 2:55, five minutes before our scheduled interview with A.A. Bondy. None of us knew quite what he looked like, so...
By P. Nick Curran  |  July 31, 2010


O’Death | Broken Hymns, Limbs and Skin

O’Death, from the rural backwater town of New York City, are a little bit country and a lot more calamitous power-folk.  
Kemado (2008)
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  October 28, 2008


  Once New England stumbles into November and the colors start bleeding out of the trees and t...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 23, 2008