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Future Historians, Ozarks, Charts

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9 pm., Thursday December 19 | $10.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[MOOD ROCK] Nobody writes songs quite like Future Historians mastermind Dave Shur. His work bounds between forlorn longing and playful goofballery with such ease, it’s often hard to decide whether to laugh or cry. With two albums under its belt and one in the hopper, the band is among PDX’s tightest and most invigorating bands. It’s also one of the most overlooked, and that’s a goddamn shame. Shifting effortlessly between joyous pop rock, folksy lullabies and straight-up rock, it’s a rare band that is able to evoke, in one sitting, peak Paul Simon, David Byrne, Nick Jaina and some busted-down cowboy and emerge with something unlike anything else out there. Which is to say, Future Historians is waiting for you to discover it is your favorite band. 

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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