Home / Events / Music Calendar / Humungus, Gladius, Zirakzigil

Humungus, Gladius, Zirakzigil

NATHAN CARSON
7:30 pm., Friday June 21 | $5.
The Know
2026 NE Alberta St.
 

NOTE: As pointed out by the Portland Mercury, Music Editor Matthew Singer assigned the listing for this show to Nathan Carson, who was originally listed as DJing the bill under the name "DJ Nate C," without realizing they are one in the same. Carson, however, was never actually booked to perform on the bill, as he will be spinning records at Gold Dust Meridian that evening, and was mistakenly added to the lineup by the Know. We regret any confusion this may have caused. If you still don't trust our recommendation, the Mercury also made this show a staff pick, so maybe that will convince you it's legitimately worth your time. 

[FANTASY METAL] This is only the second show for Zirakzigil, and there’s already national buzz building around the local trio, thanks to a new cassette release on Anthem Records. Battle of the Peak cleverly features a sleek design mimicking old Super Nintendo game boxes. Within the clamshell are three 15-minute progressive metal treasures concerned with Gandalf the Wizard. The three dudes in Zirakzigil are cousins, and reportedly recorded these songs in one take in their garage. The strong Dungeons and Dragons aesthetic, combined with brave songwriting and the warts-and-all approach of Pentagram’s early recordings blends into one fabulous artifact, which sounds like Karp covering Blind Guardian. Recommended.



Where: The Know
Phone: 473-8729
Address: 2026 NE Alberta St.
Website: www.theknowbar.com

 
 

The Know

2026 NE Alberta St.
Portland, OR
97211
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Upset, Colleen Green

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015

[POWER POP GOES TO COLLEGE] How’s this for a perfect bill: California songwriter and Descendents fanatic Colleen Green opening for power-pop lifers Upset, featurin ...

9:30 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Catholic Guilt, Bad Future, the Stops, Movimiento Punk!

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015

[AUSTRIAN HARDCORE] Apparently it's Euroweek at the Know. Following a night of Parisian hardcore from Youth Avoiders, the Alberta dive welcomes the Austrian band Catho ...

8 pm | Call venue for ticket information.
The Know 2026 NE Alberta St. Portland Web | Map

Mac DeMarco, Dinner

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015

[SLACKER SAGE] Mac DeMarco’s woozy pop is nearly as sapless as his party-dog persona is odious, but there are a few moments on last year’s Salad Days when ...

9 pm | Sold out.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At The Know

Catholic Guilt, Bad Future, the Stops, Movimiento Punk!

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015

[AUSTRIAN HARDCORE] Apparently it's Euroweek at the Know. Following a night of Parisian hardcore from Youth Avoiders, the Alberta dive welcomes the Austrian band Catho ...

8 pm | Call venue for ticket information.
The Know 2026 NE Alberta 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