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Pig out on new 6gig

On stage a couple Fridays back, opening for Paranoid Social Club (who also have new work on the way shortly), 6gig frontman Walt Craven was as relaxed as I've ever seen him.
A four-song EP, and some B-sides, come out of nowhere
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 01, 2013
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Get particular

Bangor indie-rock duo WHEN PARTICLES COLLIDE have been all over the place lately.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 23, 2012
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Home video

I t may be December, but some of these nights (particularly the weekends) offer so many interesting shows that we're scrambling around town trying to catch them all.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 16, 2011

A double dose of sugar honey iced tea

Last call for JESS POWERS and the ladies of CHANTEUSE at Burnside Park downtown on THURSDAY (the 21st).
Sweet relief
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 22, 2011
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Paranoid Social Club really are out to get you

Hopefully by now you've heard the first single from Paranoid Social Club's new Axis IV , "Count on Me," and you don't need a whole lot of convincing that this is the record you'll be listening to all summer.
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By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 20, 2011

New albums galore: Paranoid Social Club, Pete Kilpatrick, and others

• The long-awaited new album from PARANOID SOCIAL CLUB now has a release date: May 20.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 11, 2011


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Upcoming albums: The winter of our deep content

There was a time when winter in Portland was pretty sleepy, with bands holing up to practice and write while the snowflakes flew. No longer. The album-release schedule is now equally robust year-round, and there are big shows just about every weekend th
The winter of our deep content
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 31, 2010

Paranoid Social Club at Port City Music Hall


Port City Music Hall hosts the Paranoid Social Club at 8 pm to kick off a tryptophan-fueled holiday campaign of easily digestible jams. Tickets for...
By webteam  |  November 17, 2010
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Review: GFAC returns with double the horsepower

How spoiled are we in this town? A record like the new Greetings from Area Code 207 Vol. 8 can come out and it's like: Big Fuckin' Deal.
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By SAM PFEIFLE  |  November 12, 2010

Join the Gypsy caravan

The latest on Gypsy Tailwind, Low-Flying Airplanes, and more
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  May 07, 2010

The Rock Off is on, and other music news

Tone King Andy Argondizza has organized a benefit show for Nick Curran, who was recently diagnosed with cancer and, being a musician, isn’t exactly rocking all-inclusive health insurance.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  March 05, 2010


Paranoid Social Club at Empire Dine and Dance


At Empire Dine and Dance, Dave Gutter puts Rustic to bed again for a spell for the sake of a gig by his other band,...
By webteam  |  January 13, 2010

Local luminaries’ picks

I asked a bunch of people who really dig local music to help me make sure I wasn’t leaving any songs out when I was developing my list of the best 10 songs of the 2000s, but then I quickly realized that “best” is about as subjective as things come when y
A sample of other best songs of the 2000s
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 25, 2009

Paranoid Social Club at the Big Easy


Elsewhere, Paranoid Social Club and Headstart lead the charge at what ought to be a sellout gig at the Big Easy. See our Club listings...
By webteam  |  November 18, 2009
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Flying solo (and duo)

Think about everything you know about Elijah Ocean and Dave Gutter: Ocean's work fronting the heavy rock trio Loverless, say, or his lead-guitar turn in the radio-rock foursome All the Real Girls; Gutter's piercing vocals out front of Rustic Overtones,
Elijah Ocean and Dave Gutter get busy taking it slow
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 07, 2009
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Fireworks!


 LET FREEDOM RING Unlike most cities - where NPR tells me budgetary concerns are causing some reined-in fireworks displays this year - good ole Portland...
By webteam  |  July 01, 2009


Portland Music News: April 3, 2009

Make sure to swing by the White Heart April 3 to see THE LIN , who's part of the DIRT COALITION hip-hop collective and has released a five-song EP called Metal on Metal . What you might call post-hip-hop,
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By PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF  |  April 01, 2009

Portland Music News: March 20, 2009

We got a chance this weekend to finally see ALL THE REAL GIRLS in action and we were certainly impressed,
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By PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF  |  March 18, 2009