Saturday, August 2, 2008

Indie Rock Heaven

My head is going to explode. In a couple of weeks, an incredible number of great bands are descending on Portland. I guess MFNW is going to be kind of like SXSW but its not going to be overdone and overrun. Look who's coming! TV on the Radio, Vampire Weekend,
Mogwai, M Ward, The Helio Sequence, Menomena, Polvo (!!!), Nada Surf, The Builders and The Butcher, Trans Am, Old 97’s, The Cool Kids, The Night Marchers, The Whigs, Seaweed,Steel Pole Bath Tub, Deerhunter, Centro-Matic, Crooked Fingers, Bobby Bare Jr., Death Vessel, Blitzen Trapper, Dan Deacon, John Vanderslice, Britt Daniel, Jedi Mind Tricks, Monotonix, Old Time Relijun, Mirah, Matt and Kim, Poison Idea, The Joggers, Forro in the Dark, Rupa and The April Fishes, These Arms Are Snakes, Port O' Brien, Calvin Johnson, Pseudosix, Starfucker, Throw Me From The Statue, Past Lives and a whole, whole bunch more.

2 comments:

Brighten_the_corners said...

I am sooooo jealous right now. This is reason #579 (and counting) to move out west and join you in your adventures...

Anne said...

yep, jealousy galore.