Raz

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Raz
1. Raz is Raz Kfir from Israel, a master of psytrance. His debut album Twisted fairytale on Sundance Records offers us new perspectives into powerful melodic trance. His music is filled to the brim with power, ecstatic emotion and brooding atmosphere, layered with bass lines so phat you can carve your Sunday roast on them. The melodies are unique & rich and uplifting, and some also take on a distinctive sinister dark edge…producing a war inspired apocalyptic “The world is ending” vibe. taken from http://www.sundance23.com/RAZmedia.htm Read more about Raz on Last.fm.
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    sachiko
    Nov 13 2008 3
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    The King Khan & BBQ Show

    The King Khan and BBQ Show are a traveling duo, originally from Canada, who used to be in the band the Spaceshits together.. Their show is full of crazy energy-- King Khan uses his own kind charm to rile up the crowd-- on stage at Dantes he reached into his panties and grabbed a handfull of what looked like cauliflower, throwing it into the audience-- awesome!. King Khan's charismatic stage presence combined with their jangling rock and roll guitars and screaming vocals turned the crowd into a sweaty pit of screaming ladies in no time flat.

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    Bad Times
    May 19 2009 3
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    The Meatmen @ Plan B

    The Meatmen @ Plan B.. This was fucking crazy.

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    artforspastics
    Aug 26 2009 1
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    House Show Rules #2: Bringing Common Sense

    I had intended to post this as a comment following the "House Show Rules #1: No Jerks!" blogpost, but then it sorta became an essay.. Boom Boom Kid @ the Sea Shanty, 2007.. As someone who's thrown a few hundred shows in houses over the last decade and a half, I gotta say that house-show hosts must be aware of the risks of turning their home into a public space, such as cops, assholes, theft, electrical fire, damage to walls and floors, giant messes to clean up, and even violence.. The solution is not so simple as complaining about jerks on a corner of the internet (such as here!) which will go unchecked by likely every such jerk who needs to check their attitude.The solution surely begins with considering what risks are associated with each show before you even confirm it.

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    pc-pdx
    Nov 17 2009 1
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    Don't sleep on Mustaphamond

    Awesome uhm....this band kicks ass.Is there anything else to say?First time i saw these guys was 6+ years ago at the now way defunct Meow Meow.. It was probably with Plot To Blow Up The Eiffel Tower or some other cacophonous jazz-punk ensemble . Whomever it was, I remember being really excited about seeing the headliner - but it was one of those shows that i left being way more pumped about the local openers: Mustaphamond.. At the time i recall the band was something like 5 dudes doing Dischord meets Converge math-punk.. It was amazing and blew my mind.

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    milesmouthguard
    Nov 27 2009 0
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    Download the new DESTROY NATE ALLEN double album!

    Greetings everyone!. Tessa and I are spending a few days in Western Pennsylvania to celebrate Thanksgiving with her family.. Tour has been amazing, we’ve made all sorts of new friends & played loads and loads of rock n' roll!. So far we've played over 120 shows in around 40 states.

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    Bad Times
    Apr 07 2010 0
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    Million Brazilians @ Dunes

    There's no description available but you should check out the video anyhow...

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    pc-pdx
    Oct 11 2010 8
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    FU: The best ALL AGES venue in portland - it's new, it's the Factory Underground

    Let's start with the bad : they're north.. Wicked North.Everything else at the Factory Underground is pandas and puppies and fireworks and punk rock rainbows - this place is awesome.. Bands, coffee, cute girls running an art gallery that doesn't suck (really -it doesn't suck!), a half-pipe(?!),I grew up in small towns(s) midwest and if we weren't getting kicked out of wall-mart (the intercom is [*]+[0]+[3] by-the-way), we were sitting at Denny's, chain smoking, drinking coffee and talking about opening up the coolest place in the universe...some sort of punk rock coffee shop with half-pipes and all of our favorite bands.. It's pretty crazy just how closely the Factory Underground resembles everything i ever wanted out of being a trapped in teenager in the boring ass madwest.

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    pc-pdx
    Apr 12 2011 17
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    Our Tech - the past, present and future of pc-pdx

    "Anyone know what CMS this site is based off of?"This site is 100% custom freshness!It started in 2007 as a hardcoded mess - i literally updated the show listings by hand every night at midnight to remove the old shows.Jan 1st 2008 saw version #2 where we actually got a database and pc-pdx started becoming a real website, the wiki format that it is today - rather than a static mess.~July 2009 came version #3, the Red + Black version where the site really started to take off.. The site started to become more user friendly - we had some hits and misses with features..(membership like features were a HUGE failure) It started getting really slow and cumbersome towards the end of its run because i learned to code along with this site and it hasn't always been the highest preforming, scalable implementation.July 5th 2010 - this current version breached the septic internet womb and came into fruition.. A lot of cool new features were added but now that it's so many months later, i see a lot of places for improvement.. You guys might have seen the "Ohhh shit!

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    pc-pdx
    Apr 21 2011 32
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    Updates! Change Log and notes -> PLEASE REPORT BUGS HERE!

    Hi Everybody!. You might have noticed some stability issues lately that have caused the site to go down.. In order to keep the site up - we have basically been forced to push some updates that haven't been 100% tested or proven.. How you can help

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    drose
    Dec 31 2011 2
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    TOP-10 SHOWS @ THE KNOW in 2011

    On the eve of a new year, I thought it would be fun to get in on the “year-in-review” things that many people/publications/media-outlets do.. PC-PDX has always been a huge supporter of our endeavors at The Know, and what better forum to share this retrospective look at 2011.In chronological order:04.01 - FROM ASHES RISE / NUX VOMICA / TRAUMAThis line-up was so ridiculous that some people on message boards had concluded that our listing was an “April fools” joke...it wasn’t, and the show went down with hundreds of people cramming into our humble venue-area to catch a glimpse of Portland’s finest d-beat crushers. 06.10 - BASEMENT ANIMAL / VILE GASH (OH) / NUKKEHAMMER (OH) / SOCIETY NURSE (WA)Rarely are we able to accommodate a slew of touring-acts that can hold their own with minimal local-support.. But when you’ve got the nastiest sonic-pummeling from crew of Ohioans, and a venerable/touted neighbor from the north, support becomes less of an issue!. Not to mention what would be the final assault from Portland’s very own grind-punks, Basement Animal.06.18 - SLOWMOTIONS (JP) / CRAZY SPIRIT (NY) / ORIGIN OF M (JP) June was the month of unbelievable touring acts playing our stage.

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    pc-pdx
    Apr 15 2012 6
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    WE'RE FIVE YEARS OLD! -a screenshot retrospective

    The Show-Guide at this point, as we've been told by many (thanks!), is the tip top kaleidoscope of cool as far as any diy show listing site goes.. It is an open-to-anybody wiki where you can post and edit any show to keep everybody up to date on the cool shit that happens here in pdx.. Back in 2007 there was not any central place to find and talk about shows or to keep everybody updated on last minute changes : just bands with myspace pages furiously sending out bulletins at 5pm saying that the 8'oclock show had to move houses across town or whatever and that just want awesome.We created the show-guide wiki, as it stands now, over the last five years.. I got nostalgic a few days back and decided to hit Archive.org to go through some of their screenshots of the various site styles through the years.

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    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
    Some guy @tonic lounge [Mar 07, 2015] » This show has been tweaked and moved to Tonic Lounge, same time and date.
    -2/23/2015 12:11:27 PM
    Javad Ramezani Traditional music singer.
    -2/22/2015 8:20:48 AM
    singer
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    Christopher Ellis @mississippi pizza [Mar 01, 2015] » Come, join us as we eat delicious pizza, drink delicious beers, and play with the titans of electricity. It might get weird.
    -2/21/2015 2:55:52 PM
    moralistpdx @tonic lounge [Mar 07, 2015] » Hi all, ¤ ¤ Do to some unforseen conflicts, the show has been canceled. Moralist tried to keep the show alive, to no avail.
    -2/20/2015 9:19:35 AM
    NASALROD + FOOLS RUSH (record release!) + 48 THRILLS @THE KNOW @know, the [Mar 13, 2015] » NASALROD's stoked to return to THE KNOW on FRIDAY THE 13TH of MARCH for the FOOLS RUSH 10" vinyl release show! https://www.facebook.com/events/1543484712570184/
    -2/19/2015 7:04:50 PM
    Scott Nielsen @aladdin theater [Mar 15, 2015] » looking for tickets for this, shoot me an email @ scott0301@hotmail.com if you have tickets you cant use and want to sell
    -2/19/2015 6:32:52 PM
    Jake Jerk @clinton street theater [Feb 19, 2015] » Oh hayle ya
    -2/19/2015 12:36:41 PM
    Joey @doug fir [Feb 21, 2015] » Excited to see my favorite local band!
    -2/13/2015 2:19:43 PM
    Deep Roy @foggy notion [Feb 14, 2015] » Jonny X at a bar? The world is ending.
    -2/11/2015 11:33:26 AM
    Jon Hanson @high water mark [Feb 21, 2015] » This will be good.
    -2/8/2015 11:58:53 AM
    Christopher Ellis @hawthorne theatre club lounge [Feb 21, 2015] » Come watch as we attempt to raise Ancient Gods from their slumbers! The ghost of Nikola Tesla would approve.
    -2/7/2015 2:13:28 AM
    show-bot! @dante's [Feb 11, 2015] » diggit but take heads-up that dante's dbM still has Sleep listed
    -2/5/2015 1:44:48 AM
    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
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