Home / Events / Music Calendar / Sapient

Sapient

MATTHEW SINGER
7 pm., Friday March 01 | $9 advance, $12 day of show.
Branx
320 SE 2nd Ave.
 

[HIP-HOP OR NOT?] Is Marcus Williams a rapper with indie-rock aspirations or an indie rocker with a hip-hop jones? Maybe he’s something else altogether. As a producer and MC, Sape’s always pushed boundaries. On his latest album, Slump, he eliminates them entirely. As a member of the sprawling Sandpeople crew, he’s primarily known for his eclectic production style, stitching together cutup, Flying Lotus-esque beat-scapes, neck-breaking G-funk and synth-driven indie-electro. Slump, however, is something else, featuring strummed acoustic guitars and more singing than rapping, while still beating with a hip-hop pulse. It’s very much of-the-moment, as the rap and indie worlds are colliding and blending at a greater rate than ever, except the convergence of influences is embodied in a single, talented songsmith. 



Where: Branx
Phone: 234-5683
Address: 320 SE 2nd Ave.
Website: http://myspace.com/branxpdx

 
 

Branx

320 SE 2nd Ave.
Portland , OR
97214
 
Open show nights only, hours vary.
Other events in Music Calendar

Circa Survive, Title Fight, Tera Melos

Monday, Nov 24, 2014

[POST HARDCORE] Today’s sign of the scene-kid apocalypse: The beloved scream-core tent pole Circa Survive is about to turn 10. Since leaving Saosin to found the po ...

7:30 pm | $20 advance, $23 day of show.
Wonder Ballroom 128 NE Russell St. Portland Map

OBN IIIs, Pampers

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

[EXTREME GARAGE ROCK] The phrase “if you don’t feel it, you must be dead” is overused, but it's all too appropriate in the case of OBN IIIs. T ...

9 pm | $7.
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Noah Gundersen, Rocky Votolato

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

[SINGER-SONGWRITER] Calling Ledges Noah Gundersen's first solo album feels a bit strange. Over the past six years, the Centralia, Wash., native has released t ...

8 pm | 8 pm. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Aladdin Theater 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Branx
There's no more events in Branx
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close