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Portland scene report: August 22, 2008

Eric Bettencourt dropped us a line to say Shadow Shine Records is close to its first releases, one of which will be a Strange Pleasure live album.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  August 20, 2008
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Feed the kitty

There is finally a challenger to Corn Meal Records’ Greetings from AreaCode 207 series.
Cat and Mouse compilation gets better with age
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 25, 2007

Portland scene report: March 2, 2007

The Killing Moon (yes, formerly Animal Suit Drive-By, by gosh) have released a new EP with Fearless Records, A Message Through Your Teeth , as of last Tuesday.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF  |  February 28, 2007
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Thirty for 2006

Last year I hinted that I’d have to expand my rankings after two years of Top 20s. Well, here you go. The Top 30.
A year in local releases
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 21, 2006

Portland scene report: October 6, 2006

We know you're looking forward to the Supersoul Challenger full-length we teased recently, but the band has even more news than that.
Sibilance
By SIBILANCE  |  October 04, 2006
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Game of Cat & Mouse

Perhaps the best argument that Acoustic Coffee is a good thing is the simple fact that an undeniable and unique community of musicians has claimed it as their own.
With Acoustic Coffee as home base, a group of musicians make some noise
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 29, 2006