Guantanamo Baywatch

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Guantanamo Baywatch
Guantanamo Baywatch was started by Jason Powell and Chevelle Wiseman in Portland about 4 years ago to an immediately enthusiastic reception, released a very well received and now out-of-print LP on Portland's awesome Hovercraft Records, as well as a couple of EPs/tapes. The band really came into its own, though, in late 2010, with the addition of Chris Michael (also in BOOM!) on drums. Technically they joined the Dirtnap roster in June 2011, but they took their time recording their debut for the label, done mostly at home by the band themselves. Read more about Guantanamo Baywatch on Last.fm.
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    Jun 14 2010 4
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    PDX POP NOW! Festival Line-up

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier local music advocacy organization - has announced the line up for the 7th annual festival.. PDX Pop Now! will be returning to Rotture (320 SE 2nd Ave) on July 30th, 31st and August 1st for the free, all-ages festival that showcases Portland's diverse musical talent.. This year's festival will feature indoor and outdoor sets from: Aan, AgesAndAges, AndAndAnd, Asss, Atriarch, AU, Autistic Youth, Ben Darwish, Billygoat, Blue Cranes, Blue Horns, Brainstorm, Cloudy October, Da'Rel Junior, Defect Defect, Eternal Tapestry, Fear No Music, Get Hustle, Grey Anne, Guantanamo Baywatch, Hockey, Hosannas, I Can Lick Any Son of A Bitch In The House, Jackie-O Motherfucker, Joey Casio, Joggers, Krebsic Orkestar, Kung Pao Chickens, Kusikia, Lewi Longmire, Luck One, Michael The Blind, Operative, Parenthetical Girls, Please Step Out of The Vehicle, Reporter, Rollerball, Shoeshine Blue, Skeletron, Soup Purse, SubArachnoid Space, Tiny Knives, Tu Fawning, The Tumblers, Typhoon, Wampire, Why I Must Be Careful, and Ylang Ylang.

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    May 06 2011 27
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    Bad Times' Best New Bands of 2011

    The Willamette Week recently put out their annual “Best New Bands” issue, which featured a hodgepodge of Portland’s most power-washed music.. As a friend of mine said, seeing that list makes me feel like I don’t care about local music.. Perhaps we truly are “underground.” Below is my obligatory response list, accumulated from attending numerous house shows and parties.. I have to say Drunk Dad gets props for having one of the rowdiest followings in town, while Sexhair is probably the purist Portland punk band since Moral Panic broke up.This year started out rather rough so something needs to be said for the houses that hosted shows.

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    May 17 2011 5
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    PDX Pop Now! Unveils Compilation Track List And Release Show

    Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the eighth installment of their much heralded compilation.. The 2-disc set is stacked with 41 tracks from some of Portland OR's finest musicians.. O Bruxo, Blue Skies For Black Hearts, Swahili, Lost Lander, along with DJ papi chulo and DJ GIGANTE, have been tapped to perform and provide music between bands at this year's CD Release Benefit which will be held June 2nd at Holocene (1001 SE Morrison St.). The cover is $10 and that will include a copy of the 2011 PDX Pop Now!. Compilation CD.

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    Jun 06 2011 1
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    Rigsketball 2011 - A Portland Band Basketball Tournament

    Rigsketball 2011 - A Portland Band Basketball TournamentAnd And And challenges any Portland band to compete in our summer basketball tournament!The tourney is going to take place anytime between June 7th and June 19th!The teams will be the top three players from each band v.s. the aforementioned of other bands partaking in said tournament.TUESDAY THE 7THBlast Majesty v.s.. Ugly Flowers 1:00 Tues The 7th at 4851 NE Alberta ct.Youthbitch v.s.. Hello Electric 2:30 Tues The 7th Location TBALaura Gibson v.s.. Charts 4:00 Tues The 7th at 2nd and SE water across from Bunk Bar in that parking lot.Otis Heat v.s.

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    orion landau @white owl social club [Jan 09, 2015] » An intimate evening with PIG DESTROYER!!!
    -12/19/2014 3:40:52 PM
    Jesse @hawthorne theater [Apr 15, 2015] » HELL. YES.
    -12/19/2014 3:20:36 PM
    NASALROD PLAYS FREE SHOW AT CLUB 21 TONIGHT!!! @club 21 [Dec 19, 2014] » W/Down Gown & Queen Chief. Join the madness! A couple of folks will be filming Nasalrod tonight! https://www.facebook.com/events/397949413685983/
    -12/19/2014 10:37:24 AM
    starkiller @tonic lounge [Dec 20, 2014] » REASONS TO GO: ¤ - Stormtroopers and wookiees may show up. ¤ - Free limited edition pins to the first 42 people. ¤ - Money goes to Doernbecher Children's Hospital. ¤ - ROCK!
    -12/17/2014 3:35:19 PM
    Agit @hawthorne theater [Dec 17, 2014] » Fuck Yeah! Toys That Kill!!
    -12/16/2014 6:18:03 PM
    @know, the [Dec 22, 2014] » gone be nasty
    -12/16/2014 12:05:32 PM
    yeahdude @doug fir [Jan 06, 2015] » $3 tix w/ RSVP at: https://www.redbullsoundselect.com/events/2015/01/red-bull-sound-select-presents-portland
    -12/10/2014 4:18:01 PM
    Sean @lovecraft bar, the [Dec 30, 2014] » DIE ROBOT !!!
    -12/10/2014 10:24:29 AM
    NASALROD at CLUB 21 on FRIDAY DEC 19th! @club 21 [Dec 19, 2014] » NASALROD @Club 21 on FRI DEC 19th. Come soak up some sizzling jams there before asteroids destroy it. FREE. https://www.facebook.com/events/397949413685983/
    -12/7/2014 3:51:44 PM
    j @ask a punk [Dec 06, 2014] » text this number for the address 5033080782
    -12/5/2014 11:10:16 PM
    b @ask a punk [Dec 06, 2014] » so where is it? i dont got any punks around to ask/
    -12/5/2014 5:24:51 PM
    carolblueroombar @blue room bar, the [Dec 09, 2014] » These artists are not at the Tonic, but are at the The Blue Room Bar this night 8145 SE 82nd Ave. www.cartlandia.com/the-blue-room
    -12/2/2014 10:07:13 PM
    carolblueroombar These Artists will be playing at The blue Room Bar on Dec 9th not The Tonic. 8145 Se 82nd Ave.
    -12/2/2014 10:06:21 PM
    carolblueroombar @blue room bar, the [Dec 09, 2014] » four great local singers and songwriters take the stage to showcase their talents and abilities. not to be missed.
    -12/2/2014 9:31:12 PM
    carolblueroombar traditional el Salvador Carnival celebrations. special foods form the food cart Pupuseria La Miguelena who have coorganized this event. at Cartlandia food cart pod and new bar called The Blue Room Bar.
    -11/28/2014 2:25:16 PM
    carolblueroombar @blue room bar, the [Nov 28, 2014] » one of Portlands best loved singer/songwriters, Chris Margolin takes the stage at The Blue Room Bar. 8 pm.
    -11/28/2014 2:06:27 PM
    show-bot! @SandyHut or anybody else that has a number of shows to post:: hit us @ shows@pc-pdx dotcom and we can get all those shows up with a script that takes us 2minutes, instead of you spending 20.. ¤ ¤ diggit
    -11/24/2014 10:30:35 PM
    Danny Norton @triple nickel [Nov 25, 2014] » This location generally guarantees all your picks get played, plus there're so many other diversions to pass a rainy night indoors.
    -11/24/2014 2:53:07 PM
    travis henderson @white eagle saloon [Dec 14, 2014] » Please join us:Cotton, Toyboat Toyboat Toyboat, and Raymond Anderson on the 14th of December to celebrate the release of Cotton's new record, "The White Eagle", recorded just a few months ago in Olympia, WA with Calvin Johnson. Free show.
    -11/23/2014 1:26:16 PM
    djnelson @bossanova ballroom [Nov 22, 2014] » It appears loco potion and Moon Mirror canceled. It looks like DJ Sonic Venom and The B. S. Of D. will be at the Show. I hope to sell tickets at $8.00 for two or more tickets. And for One Ticket $9.00. I will be at Bossanova Ballroom around 2:30pm to 3:30pm to sell tickets to show at 9;30pm. It will be $14.00…read the full comment
    -11/20/2014 11:40:13 PM
    Nails Hide Metal @le vouyeur [Dec 05, 2014] » It looks like we can't remove a show unless we list it as cancelled. We will be aware of how shows get listed in the future. Sorry!
    -11/20/2014 5:55:06 PM
    Nails Hide Metal @le vouyeur [Dec 05, 2014] » - Will remove it. We thought that listings are also related to what Portland based bands are up to around the area.
    -11/20/2014 5:40:08 PM
    Nails Hide Metal @white eagle saloon [Dec 04, 2014] » Free show at the White Eagle Saloon! Music starts at 9:00 pm.
    -11/20/2014 5:18:26 PM
    pc-pdx Looks like we accidentally broke all the listings in the band/venue + search pages. whoops! ¤ ...working on it now
    -11/20/2014 8:27:03 AM
    Show-bot! @red and black cafe [Nov 19, 2014] » yupp: ¤ HURRICANES OF LOVE // spiritual mountain psych folk, on Feeding Tube/Whitehaus Records. http://www.frankhurricane.com/
    -11/19/2014 5:12:58 PM
    humanflesh @red and black cafe [Nov 19, 2014] » is this hurricanes of love AKA frank hurricane, or something else?
    -11/19/2014 4:39:19 PM
    tjtjthompson@yahoo.com @5312 ne 16th ave. [Nov 22, 2014] » the nuclear slime ceremony begins at 8 PM in the WHEAST house this SATURDAY !
    -11/19/2014 2:30:47 AM
    bill brasky @le vouyeur [Dec 05, 2014] » It's not a Portland show
    -11/18/2014 4:08:04 PM
    show-bot! @le vouyeur [Dec 05, 2014] » Olympia is way pushing it and will likely confuse many. ¤ ...crowd thoughts?
    -11/18/2014 2:37:22 PM
    Derek Jestin @hawthorne theater [Nov 19, 2014] » Really excited for NSO!
    -11/17/2014 9:10:56 PM
    Dylan @parkway north psu smith bldg. [Nov 15, 2014] » This show is in the Smith Student Union Building at Portland State University. 1825 SW Broadway
    -11/13/2014 2:04:59 PM
    show-bot! @ask a punk [Nov 12, 2014] » There's a facebook link to a public event and there's an address on the flyer...
    -11/11/2014 11:39:50 AM
    Winter @ask a punk [Nov 12, 2014] » anyone here qualify as a punk that i can ask?
    -11/10/2014 10:13:39 PM
    gkowash @hawthorne theater [Nov 19, 2014] » Soccer Moms is a hella fresh local band. Not the Soccer Moms of St Louis, Missouri.
    -11/9/2014 8:41:28 PM
    gkowash Dude if it says "ask a punk" then just look it up on facebook, you can usually find the address there. And if you can't find it, email whoever's hosting the show. Some people just don't want to put their address out on the internet for everyone to see, it's not a big deal.
    -11/9/2014 7:52:44 PM
    Show-bot! cough ¤ https://www.facebook.com/slothsportland ¤ cough
    -11/8/2014 12:34:50 PM
    Show-bot! if it's not 'axe a punk' then people don't post shows at all then there's no way to find out if you're not popular. Axe a punk postings allow you to see that your favorite band is playing somewhere soon and then ask then where it is. We tried for many years to not do this - but that's what people post. (...and everybody gets mad at us either way) I'd argue that not posting anything altogether is the more pretentious option.
    -11/8/2014 11:49:13 AM
    HAYWOOF Alirght I'm just gonna say it. This "ask a punk" shit is pretentious, annoying and makes it so people that aren't popular or don't give a shit sometimes can't find shows.
    -11/8/2014 11:15:10 AM
    YEAHDUDE *Million Mask March!
    -11/5/2014 12:55:23 AM
    YEAHDUDE 2nd Annual Million Mask Mark in PDX tomorrow! https://www.facebook.com/events/443658732435701/
    -11/5/2014 12:53:52 AM
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