Bits + Pieces: Seattle and Portland

gary's donut

Try as I might, I could not figure out a way to embed Facebook videos into this page. Which is too bad because there are two excellent videos from the Portland show taken by Pat Moriarity you need to see. Here are the links to watch them on FB: • Whole Food Blues – The improvised blues number about Paul’s unsatisfying visit to Whole Foods for a chocolate protein shake … Read more →

Crystal Ballroom, Portland, OR | April 10, 2015

voodoo replacements

“It’s too late to turn back, here we go, Portland.” This.just.happened. #theReplacements #Portland #Oregon #andyourearsaregonnaring A video posted by @billyk208 on Apr 11, 2015 at 12:15am PDT The Oregonian’s review is titled “The Replacements’ comeback triumphs at Crystal Ballroom”: At the Crystal Ballroom on Friday night, the band, on the second night of its first proper tour in decades, found redemption. The Replacements’ best songs tap deeply into the mainline … Read more →