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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    Reese @true brew coffee bar [Jan 31, 2015] » THIS SHOW IS CANCELLED
    -1/31/2015 5:06:37 PM
    Show-bot! @a fucking house [Jan 31, 2015] » the address is on the page where you entered your comment ; ¤ )
    -1/31/2015 4:09:45 PM
    not a punk @a fucking house [Jan 31, 2015] » where?
    -1/31/2015 3:25:40 PM
    August Allison @a fucking house [Jan 31, 2015] » NO LONGER CANCELED THIS SHOW IS A GO ¤
    -1/30/2015 9:20:52 AM
    August Allison @a fucking house [Jan 31, 2015] » CANCELED!!!
    -1/29/2015 10:58:53 AM
    THE SHRINE + DANAVA + NASALROD @DOUG FIR @doug fir [Feb 03, 2015] » TUES FEB 3rd! Curated by KILL ROCK STARS! https://www.facebook.com/events/882284545149568/
    -1/26/2015 6:09:08 PM
    Whisper Man @blackwater [Feb 21, 2015] » yesssssssssssssss.
    -1/21/2015 1:45:05 PM
    Sher @arriverdici [Jan 24, 2015] » the most authentic tribute to Talking Heads in the Pacific NW, Life During Wartime, this Sat 1.24.15 at Arrivederci's in Milwaukie!
    -1/20/2015 4:50:22 PM
    show-bot! @a fucking house [Jan 31, 2015] » suspect
    -1/18/2015 2:51:48 PM
    @know, the [Feb 06, 2015] » Strangeweather will be releasing tapes of their new album at this show!
    -1/18/2015 11:50:06 AM
    Sher @arriverdici [Jan 24, 2015] » The actual name of the venue is Arrivederci's...but the location is correct!
    -1/14/2015 5:01:15 PM
    Sister Doom @hawthorne theater [Apr 15, 2015] » Does anyone have/know where to get one ticket since it sold out? I didn't get my paycheck in time. I've wanted to see the wizard for years. Anything helps.
    -1/11/2015 8:53:06 PM
    newweave I would like to add a couple of artists/bands to the list. How to?
    -1/10/2015 12:05:27 PM
    James @blackwater [Jan 10, 2015] » Head's up. This show will reach capacity. If you really want to see it, I suggest getting there on time. Sorry for the inconvenience.
    -1/8/2015 1:30:09 AM
    meobest Better is not good enough the best is yet to come
    -1/6/2015 9:31:31 AM
    huh? @nectar lounge [Jan 11, 2015] » Listing Seattle shows now?
    -1/5/2015 6:14:10 PM
    PP SO EXCITED FOR RED DONS, CRIM CODE, PISS TEST AND STEEL CHAINS TONIGHT! I WONDER WHAT WILL HAPPEN?
    -1/4/2015 4:27:22 PM
    What Why does it say "rape culture" under the 411 event?? This is a party that is sponsored by multiple people active in sexual assault/crisis work. It's awful and triggering for me to even see this. What the actual fuck.
    -12/31/2014 9:54:58 PM
    RVIVR + NASALROD + BAGHEERA + DIVERS @blackwater [Jan 10, 2015] » At the new space for BLACKWATER (835 NE Broadway) on SAT, JAN 10th! https://www.facebook.com/events/633328756795579/
    -12/29/2014 5:36:27 PM
    carol Talking Heads Tribute band. They will play all your favorites and ours!
    -12/26/2014 9:10:56 PM
    carol @blue room bar, the [Dec 27, 2014] » Three singers featuring Portland Native - Bert Sperling who is in town from LA for the holidays . Erin Martin who wowed everyone on Season 2 of The voice (Walk like and Egyptian) on CeLo's team will be headlining and Shame Tutmarc from Seattle will finish the night in great style. No to be missed!. no cover 21+…read the full comment
    -12/26/2014 9:03:47 PM
    warlock butthack which active venue has the most nap-friendly environment/attitude? couches, tolerance for horizontal positions? input anyone>
    -12/25/2014 1:08:51 AM
    drose The Know is turning 10 years old!?! to celebrate they've announced a 10-day show-series!!! check out all the ridiculous lineups here: https://www.facebook.com/events/947529048608463/
    -12/22/2014 12:55:41 PM
    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
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