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
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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+
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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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  • 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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    • 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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  • 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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    Tony @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » Banana Stand is recording the entire show. That means it's time to have so much fun that they'll hear it in the mix.
    -4/24/2015 2:50:58 PM
    DW @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » Love the Grizzled Mighty cant wait to see them!!!
    -4/23/2015 10:19:51 AM
    Tiny @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » fuck grizzled mighty
    -4/23/2015 10:02:53 AM
    lil will @ash st. saloon [May 17, 2015] » You're not being very convincing here buddy. Why all caps? What kind of "hatespeech" are we talking about? And which woman are they disrespectful towards? You? Your friend? Or did you mean to say "women?" Which would also need citation. Get off your soapbox until you think of something intelligent to say, and…read the full comment
    -4/22/2015 8:11:09 PM
    Nutzi Krom, it's been 10 years since the idiotic weekend in which the the shitty demo was done. I am looking to play again. here's my mail. Guten Morgen!
    -4/22/2015 9:24:45 AM
    pdxpcpunx @ash st. saloon [May 17, 2015] » DO NOT LET OXCOVEN PLAY IN YOUR VENUE OR PARTY.THEY USE HATE SPEECH AND ARE VERY DISRESPECTFUL TOWARDS WOMAN.
    -4/22/2015 8:54:04 AM
    carol @blue room bar, the [Apr 26, 2015] » very rocking blues
    -4/20/2015 5:02:09 PM
    Banana Stand Media presents: THE GRIZZLED MIGHTY + NASALROD + FAITH TWAIN @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » THIS SATURDAY, April 25th at BUNK BAR! This will be NASALROD'S tour homecoming show! Now with our friends FAITH TWAIN (feat. members of Prizehog!)
    -4/20/2015 1:25:39 PM
    @_touring band needs show [Jul 15, 2015] » lol
    -4/20/2015 1:54:42 AM
    n/a @alhambra theatre [Apr 19, 2015] » $15? why not $100? better yet - charge $1000 and ask why no one came
    -4/19/2015 4:46:36 PM
    Ryan Hello all you beautiful people. just thought ide put this up here. this is my band. we are looking for a drummer at the moment. check us out. thank you and keep it classy. Ry http://ireshrine.bandcamp.com/
    -4/14/2015 4:25:05 PM
    HARDCORE HOWARD @darkplace [Apr 18, 2015] » SHOWS ARE BETTER AT THE DARKPLACE. THREE TOURING BANDS ON THIS BILL. PDX COME SHOW SUPPORT!
    -4/14/2015 1:10:09 AM
    anon i wish Hawthorn Theater would do something about their lighting effects. it makes watching a show very unpleasantly blinding.
    -4/11/2015 7:51:07 PM
    yeahdude @know, the [Apr 25, 2015] » Great bill!!
    -4/7/2015 2:21:05 PM
    anon hey @Andrew polst is playing weds.
    -4/6/2015 10:28:42 AM
    che andrew jackson jihad tomorrow! i wish i had 16 bux
    -4/4/2015 4:00:18 PM
    Polst @mississippi studios [Apr 08, 2015] » @L.A. HARDCORE POLST/SEI HEXE/PALO VERDE 4/8@Mississippi Studios FREE SHOW 21+
    -4/1/2015 10:38:59 PM
    L.A.hardcore @blackwater [Apr 01, 2015] » is this show gonna go off?! i still havent seen a decent pit in pdx
    -4/1/2015 12:06:06 PM
    L.A.hardcore Thanx @andrew they were amazing. IF ANYONE KNOWS WHEN POIST IS PLAYING NEXT PLEASE LET ME KNOW
    -3/30/2015 6:03:28 PM
    Andrew @OXCOVEN @habesha [Mar 28, 2015] » They're called Polst. Not on the bill. Really awesome band.
    -3/30/2015 10:49:00 AM
    L.A.hardcore @habesha [Mar 28, 2015] » who was the last band that went on?
    -3/29/2015 3:41:10 AM
    L.A.hardcore @habesha [Mar 28, 2015] » you guys rocked at habesha 3/28
    -3/29/2015 3:38:53 AM
    l.a.hardcore who was that last band tonight @habesha? they killed it!! blowout was sick too
    -3/29/2015 3:10:50 AM
    wut damn whoever got me amped to see the clowns tonight when its tomorrow...
    -3/27/2015 2:51:12 PM
    No @black rose crossfit [Mar 19, 2015] » GET OUT WITH THIS FALSE SHIT
    -3/19/2015 11:32:05 PM
    carol @blue room bar, the [Mar 21, 2015] » very fun birthday show plus reunion for fans of the Candlelight Bar. Nico Winds band performs and you will get to see some old friends too
    -3/16/2015 10:13:22 PM
    Show-bot! @a house [Mar 28, 2015] » is this really @ 55+Lincoln or at 'a house...somehwere'?
    -3/12/2015 2:39:43 PM
    cool human @anarres infoshop [Mar 19, 2015] » omg i'm so excited for this!! ahhh
    -3/11/2015 11:21:14 PM
    Karl Johnson @tonic lounge [Mar 27, 2015] » I forgot to mention, I invited Lemmy and the other members of MOTORHEAD to the party. So don't miss out! My sons, Derek and Hayden and their Guitarist Alex are CHEMICAL WARFARE. There is NOTHING better that could happen in Portland on this night!
    -3/11/2015 6:26:47 PM
    Karl Johnson @tonic lounge [Mar 27, 2015] » This line up is the best Portland has to offer. METAL, Thrash Metal, Speed Metal, Death Metal, Melodic DEATH! It is also my 50th birthday and I highly recommend you show up!
    -3/11/2015 6:19:53 PM
    NASALROD + FOOLS RUSH + 48 THRILLS - THIS FRIDAY @THE KNOW @know, the [Mar 13, 2015] » YES!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/1543484712570184/
    -3/11/2015 4:56:57 PM
    usurper666 @alleyway, the [Mar 28, 2015] » Holy shit. This is is going to be crushing.
    -3/6/2015 1:54:57 PM
    the other guy @lost house [Mar 06, 2015] » any idea what the address is? hoping to catch this. you can email me at ticonderoga.black@gmail.com if it needs to be a secret. thankssss!
    -3/6/2015 12:52:41 PM
    moralistpdx @tonic lounge [Mar 07, 2015] » THIS SHOW IS NOT CANCELED, DISREGARD PREVIOUS COMMENTS WHICH WERE FROM THE PREVIOUS VENUE.
    -3/6/2015 12:16:56 PM
    The guy @lost house [Mar 06, 2015] » That is not the address.
    -3/5/2015 7:44:13 AM
    dog @lost house [Mar 06, 2015] » It's at 3323 sw Multnomah Blvd, apt 6
    -3/4/2015 10:53:59 AM
    DhUG @central hotel, the [Apr 10, 2015] » https://www.eventbrite.com/e/saints-of-bass-present-john-tejada-live-w-anna-langley-et-dhug-tickets-15662161948
    -3/3/2015 8:06:28 PM
    DhUG @central hotel, the [Mar 27, 2015] » Saints of Bass brings various forms of techno and house like talent to St Johns!! Quality international and regional acts for our dancing pleasure! Come and be enlightened!!
    -3/3/2015 7:59:18 PM
    ryanteenwolfbilunka hello. new to this site.check out this band! http://ireshrine.bandcamp.com/
    -2/25/2015 10:16:42 PM
    YEAHDUDE @kelly's olympian [Mar 07, 2015] » Buy adv tix here!: http://nokindofrider.eventbrite.com/
    -2/24/2015 5:52:49 PM
    Max 400 chars What say you?