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Daughter, Jeremy Messersmith

MARK STOCK
9 pm., Saturday May 18 | $12.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[INFORMAL AMERICANA] No longer uncelebrated, Twin Cities indie darling Jeremy Messersmith has signed with Glassnote Records, home of acts like Mumford and Sons and Phoenix. His arresting 2010 effort, The Reluctant Graveyard, a fizzy LP pairing early ’60s electric guitar picking and rich vocal harmonies with freewheeling folk, is still an inspiring listen today. Messersmith’s more recent material is a bit exploratory, wandering into scenic, more instrumental territory, as on last year’s Paper Moon EP. Should Messersmith cleverly bridge the stylistic gap he’s created over the last few years with his forthcoming release, we could be in for a real transcendent treat. London’s moody folk-rock trio Daughter shares the bill.



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
 
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