Home / Events / Music Calendar / The Goddamn Gallows, Calamity Cubes

The Goddamn Gallows, Calamity Cubes

BRANDON WIDDER
9 pm., Friday August 02 | $10.
Dante's
350 W Burnside St.
 
[GYPSY PUNK] It’s tough to decipher whether the Goddamn Gallows’ Mikey Classic is being honest or ironic when he spouts off the phrase “Ya’ll motherfuckers need Jesus” over a flurry of distorted guitar and plucking banjo on the band’s latest album, Seven Devils. It’s a telling line from the rootsy band of Motor City heathens with seemingly no qualms about cobbling together old-timey bluegrass, carnivalesque folk and lo-fi rockabilly. Accordion-seared cuts like “47 Crosses” and the instrumental “Instant Major Felony” shine with grime, while the cover of Townes Van Zandt’s “Waiting Around to Die” sounds more sincere than the original ever could. If rock’n’roll is the devil’s music, the Gallows are a whole other breed of mean.

Where: Dante's
Phone: 226-6630
Address: 350 W Burnside St.
Website: www.danteslive.com

 
 

Dante's

350 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Bunk Beach Fourth of July Street Festival: Walter TV, Psychomagic, Cat Hoch, Cambrian Explosion, Talkative, Charts

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[GO BOOM] Bunk Beach is the spot to be for pyrotechnic rock 'n' roll th ...

5 pm | Free.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Jenny Don't and the Spurs, Roselit Bone, DJ Maximillion, Tre Slim

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[‘MURICAN ROCK] What would the Fourth of July be without country-western psych bands and alcoholic slushies? The two-day celebration Don’t Shred On Me is sparing ...

8 pm | $5.
Dig a Pony 736 SE Grand Ave. Portland Map

Toe, Starro

Sunday, Jul 05, 2015

[POST-MATH ROCK] For most, the name “Toe” is deterrent enough. It’s a shame, considering how beautiful and melodic the Japanese band’s music has always been. ...

9 pm | $14 advance, $16 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Dante's

Big Business, Norska

Sunday, Jul 05, 2015

[STONER METAL] Spiritual and physical heirs to the Melvins throne (Big Business’ founding duo, Jared Warren and Coady Willis, served briefly as the Melvins' extend ...

8 pm | $12.
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Dirty Bourbon River Show

Friday, Jul 10, 2015

[NEW ORLEANS MEDICINE SHOW] Imagine if Vagabond Opera had originated in N’awlins instead of Portland, and you’ll have an approximate idea of Dirty Bourbon River ...

9 pm Friday, July 10. | $10.
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

The Adolescents, the Weirdos

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015

[SOCAL PUNK] You could open a small school with the number of musicians who've passed through these two Southern California punk relics. Despite the revolving-door m ...

8 pm | $17.
Dante's 350 W Burnside 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