Big Black Cloud

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Big Black Cloud
Big Black Cloud (originally known as Here Comes a Big Black Cloud) is a garage punk band from Portland, Oregon that formed in 2005 after many of its original members fled Louisiana during the Hurricane Katrina disaster. The original line-up consisted of Nick Capello on guitar, vocals and keyboards; Soo Koelbli on bass and vocals; Travis Wainwright on drums; and Ben "Sauce" Applebaum on keyboards, theremin and vocals. Read more about Big Black Cloud on Last.fm.
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  • the know
  • Saturday, 10/4/2014 21+
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  • FES•TI•CIDE - the resultant anti-fest, spawned from the…more
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  • Warehouse Party. 21+ Beer and Wine bar with ID.
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  • the church of rock n roll presents
    • slabtown
    • Friday, 5/2/2014 AA
    • 8pm | $7.00
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    • kentucky dave's
    • Tuesday, 12/31/2013 AA
    • 8pm | $free (please help the touring ba
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    • the know
    • Monday, 10/21/2013 21+
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  • CHAIRMAN'S B-DAY BASH!
    • doug fir
    • Thursday, 7/25/2013 21+
    • 8pm doors, 9pm show | $5
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  • VR's first official release out on Stankhouse!!
    • club 21
    • Saturday, 6/15/2013 21+
    • 9pm | $free
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  • --eolian records showcase-- day 1 Poster is for Day 2 of the…more
    • slabtown
    • Friday, 4/26/2013 AA
    • 9pm | $5 or $7 with tape
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  • stank house records 4th anniversary party!
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  • Useless State Records is proud to present: Mix it Up Fuck it Up…more
    • slabtown
    • Sunday, 2/10/2013 AA
    • 5pm | $5 donation gets you a free tape
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    • the know
    • Tuesday, 10/16/2012 21+
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  • Get there on time! Show must be over by 10!
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  • Stankhouse Records 3rd anniversary show! Come celebrate 3 years…more
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    • backspace
    • Saturday, 12/31/2011 AA
    • 9:00 | $10$
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  • THIS IS AN EARLY SHOW! STARTS AT 8pm, MUST END BY 10pm.
    • tube
    • Thursday, 12/1/2011 21+
    • 8pm-10pm | $free/donation
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  • Useless State Records is proud to present: Mix it up, Fuck it Up…more
    • failing house
    • Friday, 9/30/2011 AA
    • 7pm | $Free, $3-5 gets you a tape!
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  • Black Rose is a Safer/Sober Space. no one turned away for lack…more
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  • STAG BITTEN/NASALROD Tour Kick-Off, it's also a 'CD-R Elease'…more
    • mudai lounge
    • Wednesday, 6/15/2011 21+
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    Bad Times
    May 15 2009 6
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    Bad Times' Best New Bands of 2009

    This is my own list and has no connection to the current poll.. I have disqualified bands I know have existed prior to 2008, including some of my favorites such as Here Comes A Big Black Cloud, Popitilopitilus, Mattress, and Magic Johnson, all of whom I guess I’m giving props to right now.1.. Stag BittenHardcore, punk, whatever.. Stag Bitten always brings it.

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    pc-pdx
    Jul 15 2009 3
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    Summerfector 3 : Punk as fuck, 2009

    It's back for the thrid year -The Defectors brings you a punk as fuck fest layed out all over Portland.. Same as it ever was: bar shows, All ages venue and house shows and also a few generator shows in the parks.. Rad, check out the constantly updated Sumerfector 3 schedule / line up Summerfector 3 bands:VIOLATION(SANTA ROSA,CA)SILENT MAJORITY(PDX)MACHINE GUN CONGRESS(PDX)ADELITAS(PDX)CRIME MACHINE(PDX)STAGGERING DEPTHS(EUGENE,OR)SON SKULL(OLYMPIA,WA)JUICY KARKASS(PDX)ISKRA(VICTORIA, B.C.)CRIMINAL DAMAGE(PDX)DOGS HOLY LIFE(LOS ANGELES)DEAD SECTION(PDX)KNELT ROTE(PDX)TRANSIENT(PDX)BURNING LEATHER(PDX)ABANDON(PDX)BOG PEOPLE(PDX)MASS GRAVE(VANCOUVER,B.C.)WARTORN(APPLETON,WI)WARCRY(PDX)AUTISTIC YOUTH(PDX)NUX VOMICA(PDX)RUM REBELLION(PDX)ELITIST(PDX)SALTED CITY(PDX)COUNTDOWN TO ARMAGEDDON(SEATTLE,WA)HERE COMES A BIG BLACK CLOUD(PDX)HONDURAN(PDX)ANON REMORA(PDX)DOWNRIVER(PDX)DRUNKEN BOAT(PDX)MARUAD(PDX)RAW NERVES(PDX)

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    stankhouse
    Aug 04 2009 16
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    Summerfector Defective Revenge of The Big Black Cloud

    "Here Comes A Big Black Cloud vows revenge!" yelled cloud guitarist, Danger Dagger after the fifth attempt to crank the generator had failed." The Taxpayers must feel my wrath!" he added.. The two bands were the last on the roster at this years summer version of "Defector Fest",sunday afternoon at Overlook Park in North Portland.. The festival was a three day event celebrating portland punk, metal, hardcore and whatnot.. This show was to be a VS show.

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    Bad Times
    Aug 13 2009 3
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    Rib Cages, Hornet Leg, Big Black Cloud @ The Camel

    Video of Rib Cages | Hornet Leg | Here Comes A Big Black Cloud (Tour Kickoff) @ The Camel House, August 12th

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    Bad Times
    Feb 06 2010 1
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    Here Comes a Big Black Cloud @ Ducketts Public House

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    Bad Times
    Feb 12 2010 1
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    Here Comes a Big Black Cloud @ The Failing House

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    Bad Times
    Aug 08 2010 0
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    Big Black Cloud @ The Laughing Horse Block Party

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    Bad Times
    Nov 11 2010 3
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    Mix It Up, Fuck It Up! A Comp. Tape and Benefit Show To Help KEEP THE SHOW-GUIDE ALIVE!

    Useless State Records presents: Mix it up, Fuck it up!- a compilation tape of Portland DIY bands.. This tape is a benefit for the Portland Show Guide so come to the Tape Release show at the Failing House on Saturday, November 20th and support this site that supports us all.. If you donate more than $3 at the door, you get a free tape!USRSide A: Mix It Up 1) Early Times - When We Were Young2) Batmen - Permanently Wasted3) Bill Skins Fifth Will Punch You Right in the Face! - Bubbles Turd4) Drats!!! - Art Nouveau5) Carrion Spring - Scumfuck Angels6) Stag Bitten - Look and Listen7) Tiny Knives - Retaining Wall8) Big Black Cloud - Allergic To Love9) Mic Crenshaw - Bounty10) Absent Minds - Sweet Music11) Nun Chuksky - Let Them Eat LycraSide B: Fuck It Up1) Foot Ox - Charlie Brown2) Super Bonheur - Bang!3) Destroy Nate Allen - The Circle Must Be Broken4) Raised By Television - We've Got It All5) Lee Corey Oswald - Heyna, or No?6) A Confederacy of Dunces - Wicked Bad Air7) Drunken Boat - Hell Again8) The Taxpayers - And the Damn Thing Bit Him9) Archers - Door to All Marvels10) Popitilopitilus - Petting Zoo11) JonnyX and the Groadies - Upon a Thrown of Teeth12) DJ Foxdye - Pony Princess East Oatmealpc-pdxupdated 11/17:**Support the guide - buy a tape HERE** Tapes are available for $2 - $10 sliding scale. +$2 ship.

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    Northwest Punk
    Jan 03 2011 12
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    Northwest Punk Vol. 2: Stag Bitten, Kidcrash, Meth Teeth, + Big Black Cloud!

    The much anticipated (?) follow-up to Portland's video fanzine, featuring music from Stag Bitten, Kidcrash, Meth Teeth (now defunct) and Here Comes A Big Black Cloud!Northwest Punk Vol. 2 from NORTHWEST PUNK.Thanks for checking it out !

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    Bad Times
    Apr 08 2011 0
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    Big Black Cloud @ The Frawg Pound + Interview

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    danikordani
    Sep 11 2011 4
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    Mix it Up, Fuck it Up II Release Show!!!

    Hey everyone, Useless State Records is proud to present Mix it up, Fuck it Up II!!! This tape, just like the last one, is not only to highlight and capture what is happening right now in our special pocket of DIY Portland, but also to generate funds to pay for this here amazing (and ad free!) website that we all use and love so much.. The release show is as follows: Big Black Cloud, Honduran, Company, Nasal Rod Failhouse (110 N Failing St) 7pm Free, a $3-5 Donation will get you a tape!. Here is the track list: SIDE A Hooded Hags- Exxon Baby Company- Monday Again Big Black Cloud- Shitty Vibrations Archers- Jackson Danger Death Ray- Rock Against Rock Against Bush Potsie-Sap Honduran- Serial Inebriate Stag Bitten- Dear Banh Mi- Uhaul Hero The Angries- Biff Kottendik- Round and Round Drunk Dad- Bad Friends Couch SIDE B The Reservations- Dogs in the Day Ojos De Vaca- Milk Dj Foxdye- Tapecracker Gay Ghost- Goodevening Grunyen Andrew Link- Take the Burden Blandina- Tangled Waves Iraquasaurus- Frosted Remains Grrrl Friend- By a Thread Jizzwisard- Lifeclock This tape will be available on the USR website (useless-state.com) after the release show.. Be there or be L7! <3 USR

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    pc-pdx
    May 18 2012 0
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    PDX Pop Now! Unveils 2012 Compilation Track Listing and All-Ages

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier DIY music festival, compilation and music advocacy organization has announced the track listing for this year's compilation and plans for the CD Release Show.. Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the ninth installment of their much heralded compilation.. The 2-disc set is stacked with 41 tracks from some of Portland, OR's finest musicians.. Sun Angle, , Wild Ones, Hollywood Tans, , Rose along with DJ Porsche Cayenne, have been tapped to perform and provide music between bands at this year's CD Release Benefit which will be held June 7th at Holocene.

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    Dave @hollywood theatre [Jul 16, 2015] » Daryl Hooper, the original keyboard player and backup vocalist will be coming to the screening of the documentary.
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    MELT-BANANA + TORCHE + HOUSE OF LIGHTNING (FL) + NASALROD! @dante's [Jul 02, 2015] » THURSDAY! First come First serve! Doors at 8, arrive EARLY to ensure entry and to see NASALROD kick it off at 9pm SHARP!!!
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    Stacy Jones @birk, the [Jul 11, 2015] » *Stacy Jones *"can't do nothin' right." Or maybe she can, with this yet to ¤ be released collection of 12 original songs recorded and co-produced by ¤ Floyd Reitsma (Pearl Jam and Dave Mathews) at Studio Litho in Seattle. ¤ Continually nominated for "Best of the Blues" Awards in songwriting, …read the full comment
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    Stacy Jones @gemini [Jul 10, 2015] » *Stacy Jones *"can't do nothin' right." Or maybe she can, with this yet to ¤ be released collection of 12 original songs recorded and co-produced by ¤ Floyd Reitsma (Pearl Jam and Dave Mathews) at Studio Litho in Seattle. ¤ Continually nominated for "Best of the Blues" Awards in songwriting, …read the full comment
    -6/24/2015 3:15:36 PM
    MELT-BANANA + TORCHE + House of Lightning (FL) + NASALROD! @dante's [Jul 02, 2015] » This madness is next week! WHOA! https://www.facebook.com/events/773849222734063/
    -6/24/2015 1:00:10 PM
    show-bot! please stop adding duplicates show listings
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    fuggingolliwog @darkplace [Jun 28, 2015] » Bitchin. Can any good sirs or madams hit me up with a location?
    -6/23/2015 6:10:03 AM
    MIke @anarres infoshop [Jun 20, 2015] » This will be a rad benefit show! come support and get some great baked goods and music a plenty
    -6/16/2015 10:25:24 AM
    Tony @bunk bar [Jul 04, 2015] » Bunk Beach is back! We're closing down the street for another FREE + ALL AGES 4th of July festival. This year, Walter TV headlines. More bands will be announced soon.
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    Agit @mississippi studios [Jul 08, 2015] » Sold Out!
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    Fag @star theater [Jun 10, 2015] » Gay
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    Rob Berger @bunk bar [Jun 20, 2015] » These guys are SICK live!!
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    dash @goat haus [Jun 10, 2015] » evolve is awesome. highly reccomended
    -6/8/2015 11:17:21 AM
    MELT-BANANA + TORCHE + House of Lightning (FL) + NASALROD! @dante's [Jul 02, 2015] » NASALROD is honored to be a part of this SICK line-up on THURS JULY 2nd at Dante's! FB event here! https://www.facebook.com/events/773849222734063/
    -6/6/2015 12:53:27 PM
    Danny Norton @backstage bar [Jun 02, 2015] » Cancelled due to projector failure
    -6/2/2015 10:00:01 PM
    ryan @know, the [Jun 10, 2015] » Austin's infamous lezzie punkster rockers are cutting loose for reunion shows in Portland and Eugene celebrating our 30th anniversary (1985 to NOW). Catch a show before we come and die.
    -6/2/2015 4:27:13 PM
    mac @know, the [Jun 01, 2015] » this show is at THE KNOW and alien boy is playing as well!!!! what is a tardis room? where is this place even???? go to the know if you want to see Dogbreth, PS-AX or Alien Boy!
    -5/31/2015 5:13:13 PM
    dude guyovich @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » The fact you put an emoji in your reply, makes me think it's a pretty good thing they switched venues.
    -5/29/2015 7:17:48 PM
    Agit @know, the [May 29, 2015] » Is this the St. Louis band?
    -5/29/2015 5:42:32 PM
    mike @booba booza [May 29, 2015] » tomorrow!
    -5/28/2015 2:05:53 PM
    show-bot! @anarres infoshop [May 27, 2015] » This post is legit and happening today : don't be scurred! ¤ The flyers for the 23rd and 27th were switched but the posts are cool and still crackin
    -5/27/2015 2:19:09 PM
    Jimmy Armstrong @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » Nah..no baby whining here,well maybe a little. Just irritated with how unprofessional the agent and the band was. It's fitting they play at the Panic Room. Hope they make more than the 150 from the door the venue is going to take😊
    -5/27/2015 12:26:15 AM
    YEAHDUDE @mississippi studios [Jun 02, 2015] » RSVP for $3 tix- http://bit.ly/JuneRBSS
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    Tony @bunk bar [May 24, 2015] » Are you a really dumb person whose brains are made of shit? ¤ ¤ If you answered no, then you must be one of the many amazing people who are going to see Ed Schrader's Music Beat tonight at Bunk Bar. That said, if you do not go to see Ed Schrader's Music Beat, maybe we can't automatically assume that…read the full comment
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    mike @booba booza [May 29, 2015] » this will be a sweet mix of folk and punk. come out and support local and touring musicians and have fun in a back yard filled with fun.
    -5/23/2015 12:24:17 PM
    dude guyovich @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » Jimmy Armstrong is just being a little whinny baby about a venue change.
    -5/23/2015 11:49:18 AM
    Polst @know, the [May 24, 2015] » AND HIGH PRAISE! duh.
    -5/22/2015 2:38:47 PM
    Polst @know, the [May 24, 2015] » Unfortunately Polst had to cancel for this show due to out of town job stuff for one of us. Go see Uncool Niece, it is 2/3 Tyrants and 1/3 Bobby Peru and they rule! Plus NEEDS.
    -5/22/2015 2:36:51 PM
    show-bot! @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » I reverted the 'Canceled' flag on this one - thanks for keeping it updated
    -5/21/2015 2:55:18 PM
    Some guy @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » The show is definitely still on, not sure who edited/created that last message
    -5/21/2015 2:50:15 PM
    the address or the map?
    -5/18/2015 4:33:41 PM
    Hunter the address u have for revolution hall is incorrect. just a heads up
    -5/18/2015 4:31:27 PM
    show-bot! @panic room (tonic lounge) [May 30, 2015] » "Changed date and venue without notice. Please do not support this show" ¤ --what does this mean? Do the touring bands need a place to play now?
    -5/18/2015 2:21:08 PM
    andycigarettes Slow Screams shares the stage tonight with the excellent B-Lines from BC, Tyrants and Denizens! 8pm, see you there.
    -5/16/2015 2:53:18 PM
    Grif Bamaisin @plews brews [May 16, 2015] » I always have a great time when I play here. Good Beer, Good Food, Good Vibe
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    dash @kenton club [May 21, 2015] » tweakin like matty? nice.
    -5/14/2015 7:14:47 PM
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