Home / Events / Music Calendar / Family of the Year, the Mowglis

Family of the Year, the Mowglis

RUTH BROWN
8:30 pm., Sunday April 21 | $13 advance, $15 day of show.
Wonder Ballroom
128 NE Russell St.
 
[INDIE BAND OF BROTHERS] L.A.’s Family of the Year writes pitch-perfect road-trip music—sweet, sunny indie-pop made for cruising to beach holidays and lazy camping trips with your window down on a warm spring day (this hypothetical is happening in a place that actually gets spring, of course, so don’t try this in Portland). While not especially original, Welsh-born brothers Sebastian and Joseph Keefe and their bandmates artfully blend male-female harmonies, handclaps and folksy acoustic guitar into something that is at once comfortingly familiar yet never tired or trite. “Stairs,” the best track on the band’s 2012 LP, Loma Vista, kinda sounds like Big Star covering an Elliot Smith song. You’ll know how it goes as soon as you hit “play” on the car stereo, but you’ll put it on repeat anyway.



Where: Wonder Ballroom
Phone: 284-8686
Address: 128 NE Russell St.

 
 

Wonder Ballroom

128 NE Russell St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights, the Shifting Sands

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

[DRAWING TO A WHOLE] New Zealand musician David Kilgour is best known as co-frontman for seminal jangle-punk outfit the Clean, but his solo material also d ...

9 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wolfmother, Sons of Huns

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

[POST-POST CLASSIC ROCK] With more lineup changes than actual album releases during its 10-year existence, Wolfmother's only constant has been frontman Andrew Stockdale’s ...

8 pm | $25-$40
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map

Lucinda Williams

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

[THE AMERICANA DREAM] Throughout the first two-thirds of Lucinda Williams' career, as Nashville and almost every aspect of American music seemed to veer ever further away fr ...

7 pm | $27-$57.
Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road Portland Map
Also At Wonder Ballroom
There's no more events in Wonder Ballroom
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close