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The next great young singer you need to know: Amy Allen

Just after graduating from Waynflete and off to college this fall, Amy Allen joins an impressive cadre of young female singers (Clara Berry, Amanda Gervasi, Aly Spaltro, Marie Moreshead) doing great things locally.
Chasing Amy
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 01, 2010

Home and away

For many songwriters, home is where the art is.
Zach Jones's diasporic Fading Flowers
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 19, 2010

Dilly Dilly dalliance comes to an end

Dilly Dilly may not be done with music, but she is apparently done with Portland.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 05, 2010
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The Devil's stomp

While the Lost Cause Desperados might be monickered like a bad alt-country band doing Eagles covers, they have managed to create on Desert of Broken Glass , the band's first full-length with bassist Stu Mahan and drummer Brian Higgins, as frenzied a h
Lost Cause Desperados are quick on the draw
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 15, 2010
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Hot, hot heat

Is New Year's back? It seemed to have been taken away from us, by a general and hard-to-pin-down sentiment that it ought to be some kind of family holiday. Fuck that.
New Year's Eve is just a warm-up
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 01, 2010

Music Seen: Lost Cause Desperados

Lost Cause Desperados have kept a low profile over the last few months, with gigs few and far between. None of that downtime has gone to waste, however, as Portland's kings of warp-speed garage-punk have been hard at work on their upcoming album, Deser
and Johnie 3, DeeCRACKS, The New 45 at Geno's, July 2
By DAN CLARK  |  July 10, 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

Portland music news, February 6, 2009

Those of you pining away for TONY MCNABOE 's solo work should be pleased he's set up a residency at the Big Easy for the month of February.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF  |  February 04, 2009

Portland scene report: February 29, 2008

Called Destroy the Plastique Man , the album was begun on the West Coast in that Portland during Albeeā€™s short-lived self-imposed exile from this Portland.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  February 27, 2008

Push all the livid out

Just when you thought it was safe to slag all those pesky young people with a reputation for laziness, here comes Sean Morin.
Cambiata side project Daro go more alt-country than alt-rock
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 06, 2008

Portland scene report: August 11, 2006

Are you a drummer looking for work with a successful pop/rock act?
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  August 09, 2006