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+
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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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  • 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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  • 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 [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
    -5/24/2015 11:30:58 AM
    Gregg @alberta aquarium [May 23, 2015] » Hey where the fuck is this at? sOme0ne help me? 9097062626 text me or something fun
    -5/23/2015 8:35:22 PM
    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
    -5/16/2015 11:12:02 AM
    dash @kenton club [May 21, 2015] » tweakin like matty? nice.
    -5/14/2015 7:14:47 PM
    show-bot! @branx [Jun 26, 2015] » digg. you guys can update info anytime you see something wrong or missing -it's a wiki!
    -5/13/2015 8:27:01 AM
    Lincoln Heath @branx [Jun 26, 2015] » Show date is actually June 26, 2015 ¤ https://www.facebook.com/events/108116312854040/
    -5/13/2015 2:11:08 AM
    show-bot! @twilight bar and cafe [May 23, 2015] » Sandy Hut is dead and so unless these shows are getting *moved* - they probs shouldn't be edited like they're going to happen.. you know the Hut is dead, yeah?
    -5/12/2015 4:42:52 PM
    thenightpdx @rotture [May 12, 2015] » @Rotture tonight at 9pm. THE NIGHT w/ Mothership and The Dirty Streets
    -5/12/2015 3:02:48 PM
    NASALROD returns to KENTON CLUB w/Bullets Or Balloons (Olympia/Spokane) & SLOW SCREAMS! @kenton club [May 09, 2015] » TONIGHT!!! NASALROD is excited to finally be back at KENTON CLUB! Bullets or Balloons (from WA) are seriously original and creative, & this'll be our 1st time playing w/SLOW SCREAMS who always bring it! -NR
    -5/9/2015 11:26:15 AM
    Ryan Glenn Waco and the Resistance at Holocene tonight. Great local hip hop
    -5/6/2015 8:04:42 PM
    @sandy hut [May 02, 2015] » nope
    -5/4/2015 10:30:02 PM
    show-bot! @dante's [Jul 17, 2015] » whoa. this is one of those pnw old school line-ups from when the Show-Guide started. ¤ also, THESPITS!
    -5/4/2015 12:27:24 PM
    agit @sandy hut [May 02, 2015] » Is Sandy Hut doing shows again?
    -5/2/2015 10:13:13 AM
    Tony @kelly's olympian [May 08, 2015] » Smell all your friends!
    -4/30/2015 4:30:55 PM
    Thomas @st. johns bizarre [May 09, 2015] » Gonna be off the hook, can't wait!!
    -4/30/2015 2:41:29 PM
    foxy lemon @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » caught the show, good set fellas (or, fella and lady)
    -4/30/2015 1:46:04 PM
    NASALROD returns to KENTON CLUB w/Bullets Or Balloons (Olympia/Spokane) & SLOW SCREAMS! @kenton club [May 09, 2015] » SATURDAY MAY 9th! NASALROD is excited to finally come back to KENTON CLUB! Bullets or Balloons (from WA) are killler, plus this will be our 1st time playing w/the most excellent SLOW SCREAMS! -NR
    -4/29/2015 7:16:45 PM
    ANON-50.139.49.35 @knott st house, the [Apr 28, 2015] » im pretty sure this listing in wrong and this show was last night since i went to it
    -4/29/2015 1:22:03 PM
    person @dante's [Apr 29, 2015] » lightning bolt is gonna fuckin blow it outta the water like always. gonna be a hoot.
    -4/26/2015 7:17:30 PM
    chan @blue house, the [Apr 28, 2015] » so stoked for Escape from the ZOO!!
    -4/26/2015 5:58:49 PM
    @blackwater [May 09, 2015] » https://hashbag.bandcamp.com/releases
    -4/25/2015 6:50:55 PM
    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 [Oct 24, 2015] » lol
    -4/20/2015 1:54:42 AM
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