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Dum Dum Girls, Blouse, Strange Babez (DJ Set)

MICHAEL MANNHEIMER
9 pm., Sunday April 06 | $15.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[BRASS IN POCKET] Dum Dum Girls leader Dee Dee Penny would probably be an incredible actress. It’s uncanny how she not only mimics the style but also the indelible songwriting of so many classic singers from decades past. On Dum Dum Girls’ latest record, Too True, Dee Dee is stuck in the ’80s, and her alternately rousing and hazy tunes sound like Chrissie Hynde fronting the Cocteau Twins. It’s her most confident and assured work, heavy on slow-burning ballads and torch songs that move away from the garage-rock scene the band came up through. Someone get this girl a role in the next Paul Thomas Anderson film.

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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