Home / Events / Music Calendar / Melt-Banana, Kinski, Nasalrod

Melt-Banana, Kinski, Nasalrod

MATTHEW SINGER
9 pm, Friday October 18 | $12.
Dante's
350 W Burnside St.
 

[HARDCORE JOLLIES] In the past, Japan\'s Melt-Banana specialized in delivering short, sweet blasts of grindcore madness, with an emphasis on the sweet. Each of its albums were like Skittles bags containing morsels of rainbow-colored chaos: blast beats, power-drill guitars and singer Yasuko Onuki\'s high-pitched shriek, all compressed in a candy-coated shell. It was just as blurred and bludgeoning as most noise rock, but shot through with a feeling of ecstatic joy. Latest album Fetch, the group\'s first in six years, finds the band—which is now just Onuki and guitarist-keyboardist Ichirou Agata—expanding outward, with longer song lengths and more meticulously crafted arrangements, but the sense of wild euphoria hasn\'t dissipated. There\'s even a dance song! 



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

The Preatures, Adventure Gallery

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[AUSSIE POP] Thank God for litigation, the threat of which, from similarly-named bands, prompted Sydney's erstwhile Preachers to change their name to the much more c ...

9 pm | $10 advance, $15 day of show.
Lola's Room at the Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

The Psychedelic Furs, the Lemonheads

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[ALT-ROCK KITSCH] When you grow up in a house full of '80s movie soundtracks, the Psychedelic Furs become part of your consciousness (it seems like “Love My Way” ...

8 pm | $35 advance, $38 day of show. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Aladdin Theater 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave. Portland Web | Map

Two Man Gentlemen Band

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

[RETRO SWING] Back before commercial considerations helped force music into rigid categories, the lines between jazz, pop and country music were blurry. It was just ...

9 pm | $10.
Duff's Garage 2530 NE 82nd Avenue Portland Map
Also At Dante's

Karaoke From Hell

Monday, Oct 27, 2014
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Who's the Ross?

Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014

Aaron Ross—perhaps better known as his libidinous alter ego Ed Forman—hosts a late-night talk show, with different comedians and musical guests each week.

10 pm every Tuesday | $3
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Karaoke From Hell

Monday, Nov 03, 2014
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