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Roadkill Ghost Choir, Bike Thief, Balto

BRIAN PALMER
9 pm., Wednesday July 17 | $8 advance, $10 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[DUSTY AMERICANA] Taken individually, each part of Roadkill Ghost Choir’s name can induce something akin to shuddering or shivering, and so it goes with its music. The band’s sound is marked by humble, earthy Americana dripping with arid ambience and calls to mind any number of flat landscapes that seem to go for miles in all directions. Andrew Shepard’s vocals wander through the echoing soundscapes like a mariner searching for a beacon of light in absolute darkness, and the effect is haunting and mesmerizing.

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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