Home / Events / Music Calendar / Typhoon, Wild Ones, Lake

Typhoon, Wild Ones, Lake

KAITIE TODD
9 pm., Friday November 29 | $17 advance, $20 day of show.
Crystal Ballroom
1332 W Burnside St.
 
[ORCHESTRAL POP] Trying to write about a band as layered and versatile as Typhoon means confronting a series of contradictions. How can double drums be so heavy-hitting one moment then gentle and restrained the next? How are horn arrangements so pulsing and booming so easily sent swirling off into the background? Most importantly, how do all of those things actually work in a single song? Typhoon’s most recent full-length album, White Lighter, skillfully answers each of those questions just as soon as they’re asked. It’s a study in how intricate layers of strings, horns, guitar, bass, piano and probably at least a dozen other things, when carefully arranged, can make for a very fun indie-pop album. 

Where: Crystal Ballroom
Phone: 225-0047
Address: 1332 W Burnside St.
Website: www.mcmenamins.com

 
 

Crystal Ballroom

1332 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Liz Vice, Joseph, Cross Canyons

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

[CLASSIC SOUL] With song titles like “Pure Religion” and “There’s a Light,” it’s hard not to come off as preachy. But Portland’s Liz Vice never claims Jesus wi ...

8 pm | $12 advance, $14 day of show.
Alberta Rose Theatre 3000 NE Alberta St. Web | Map

Tycho, Christopher Willits

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

[POST-CHILLWAVE] The live execution of semi-danceable electronic dreamscapes raises concerns among concert veterans who’ve seen their fair share of politely boring instrum ...

8 pm | $20.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

GRMLN, Special Explosion, Same Difference, Snow Roller

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

[A.D.D. ROCK] Yoodoo Park splits his time between Santa Cruz and San Francisco, turning out speedy, guitar-driven pop-rock as GRMLN. With the forthcoming

8 pm | $8 advance, $10 day of show.
Slabtown 1033 NW 16th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Crystal Ballroom

Tycho, Christopher Willits

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

[POST-CHILLWAVE] The live execution of semi-danceable electronic dreamscapes raises concerns among concert veterans who’ve seen their fair share of politely boring instrum ...

8 pm | $20.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Echo & the Bunnymen

Sunday, Aug 03, 2014

[ANGLOPHILIA] Did you know Echo & the Bunnymen have a new album out? Probably not. No matter: Though not held in the same regard as fellow ’80s vampires like, say, the ...

8 pm | $27.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Imelda May

Tuesday, Aug 05, 2014

[CELTIC ROCKABILLY] Where rockabilly and burlesque meet, there’s Imelda May. She sounds like Wanda Jackson and looks like a character from Sin City, with animal pri ...

8 pm | Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 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