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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    • east end
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  • MFNW Show! MFNW Wristband or $13 at the door
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    • Thursday, 9/6/2012 21+
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    • Wednesday, 5/23/2012 21+
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    • Friday, 1/13/2012 21+
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    • Friday, 9/30/2011 21+
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    • Tuesday, 6/28/2011 21+
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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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    chan @blue house, the [Apr 28, 2015] » so stoked for Escape from the ZOO!!
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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.
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    DW @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » Love the Grizzled Mighty cant wait to see them!!!
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    Tiny @bunk bar [Apr 25, 2015] » fuck grizzled mighty
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    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
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    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!
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    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
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    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!)
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    @_touring band needs show [Jul 15, 2015] » lol
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    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.
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    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+
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    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.
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    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!
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    moralistpdx @tonic lounge [Mar 07, 2015] » THIS SHOW IS NOT CANCELED, DISREGARD PREVIOUS COMMENTS WHICH WERE FROM THE PREVIOUS VENUE.
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    The guy @lost house [Mar 06, 2015] » That is not the address.
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    dog @lost house [Mar 06, 2015] » It's at 3323 sw Multnomah Blvd, apt 6
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