Home / Events / Music Calendar / Foxygen, PURE X

Foxygen, PURE X

BRANDON WIDDER
8:30 pm., Sunday March 24 | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Holocene
1001 SE Morrison St.
 

[AVANT-PSYCH-POP] Sometimes it takes a band a few years—and more than 10 self-produced records—before it finally comes into its own. Jonathan Rado and Sam France, aka Foxygen, only recently released their debut full-length after signing with Jagjaguwar Records last year. Their music, produced and honed by the Shins keyboardist Richard Swift, is the kind of sonically layered hodgepodge of glam rock and psychedelia you’d expect to be an eight-track exclusive. The duo’s most recent release, We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic, follows the same vein as its debut—a quirky concoction that sounds a bit like a modern Bowie-Jagger love child, which actually isn’t the toughest thing to imagine. 



Where: Holocene
Phone: 239-7639
Address: 1001 SE Morrison St.
Website: www.holocene.org

 
 

Holocene

1001 SE Morrison St.
OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Joseph, Caleb Groh

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

[SHARED HERITAGE] Contrary to what the name suggests, the band Joseph is actually made up of three women—the three Closner sisters, in fact, who named the group af ...

9 pm | $10.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Loscil, Simon Scott, Marcus Fischer, Dweomer, No Parades

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

[SEA OF RHYTHM] Scott Morgan and Simon Scott are known foremost as the drummers of indie outfits Destroyer and Slowdive, respectively. They also share a source of in ...

8 pm | $12 advance, $15 day of show.
Reed College, Eliot Hall chapel 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd Map

Chris Pureka, Sera Cahoone

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

[FOLK POP] Portland needs another acoustic balladeer about as badly as it needs more $7 ice-cream cones or community acupuncture clinics, but we landed a good one wh ...

8 pm | $13 advance, $15 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Holocene

Portland Post-Rock Festival: Entendre Entendre, Amos Val, Coastlands, A Collective Subconscious, Long Hallways

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

[ENDLESS CRESCENDOS] For a genre predicated (mostly) upon a lack of vocals, the online shit-storm that ensues every time an emerging post-rock project is compared to ...

7 pm | $5 advance, $7 day of show.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map

Modern Kin, Tangerine, Rilla

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015

[TAKE ME TO CHURCH] Singer Drew Grow’s desperate vibrato implies something more—perhaps a higher power. Modern Kin’s frontman earned every bit of his fervor fr ...

8:30 pm | $5.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map

The Soft Moon, Girl Tears, Mattress

Sunday, Apr 26, 2015

[DARK WAVE] Coming off like the soundtrack to some dystopian underworld, the Soft Moon is nothing if not dark and brooding. Combining elements of post-punk, shoegaze ...

8:30 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Holocene 1001 SE Morrison St. Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close