Home / Events / Music Calendar / Hillstomp, Sassparilla, Hong Kong Banana

Hillstomp, Sassparilla, Hong Kong Banana

AP KRYZA
9 pm., Friday March 15 | $10. Hillstomp also plays Doug Fir Lounge Saturday, March 16, with the Pynnacles and Paradise.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 

[COUNTRY CHAOS] It’s easy to imagine PDX duo Hillstomp as the house band at some rowdy small-town bar, playing its blend of rootin’ tootin’ country and blues as a soundtrack to endless fights that eventually get broken up by Patrick Swayze. A longtime fixture of the city’s alt-country scene, guitarist Henry Christian and drummer John Johnson have crafted a sound rooted in the rowdiest of Americana, with Johnson crushing a homemade kit made of buckets and bringing a punk sensibility to every foot-busting composition. The band has a habit of disappearing for long periods of time, so consider this two-night stint at the Doug Fir a chance to let loose before letting your inner Appalachian ass-beater go into hibernation.



Where: Doug Fir Lounge
Phone: 231-9663
Address: 830 E Burnside St.
Website: www.dougfirlounge.com

 
 

Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa

Saturday, Aug 01, 2015

[GENERIC PRODUCTION] In the early days of its career, at least, Fall Out Boy had a sound. Whether or not you found that sound compelling, it had its hallmarks: stop- ...

7 pm | $37-$180.
Amphitheater Northwest 17200 NE Delfel Road Ridgefield Web | Map

Jeff Witscher

Saturday, Aug 01, 2015

[ATMOSPHERIC ELECTRONIC] You may not know Jeff Witscher, but if the names Marble Sky, Abelar Scout, Secret Abuse or Rene Hell ring a bell, you know at least some asp ...

9:30 pm | Free.
Yale Union (YU) 800 SE 10th Ave., Portland Web | Map

My Body, the Fourth Wall, Doubleplusgood

Sunday, Aug 02, 2015

[SEXY STUFF] My Body’s Six Wives EP is one of the finest slices of minimalist electronic R&B to ever grace my speakers. The Brooklyn-via-Portland duo is ...

9 pm | $5.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Doug Fir Lounge

Tei Shi, Natasha Kmeto

Tuesday, Aug 04, 2015

[ALT-R&B] Tei Shi is the stage name of Valerie Teicher, a gifted musician and producer based in Brooklyn. Originally from Argentina, Teicher ...

9 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Benjamin Booker

Saturday, Aug 08, 2015

[THE NEW BLUES] “I would listen to the radio/If I liked songs produced by 40-year-olds in high-tech studios,” spouts Benjamin Booker midway through his tumultuou ...

9 pm | $13 advance, $15 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close