Strolling through the musical universe I slowly started to think I’d have nothing to write about today. The wood block designs I was planning for the DAW2010 failed miserably due to lack of RAM on my seven (!!) year old laptop. The Flash Plugin for my Firefox seems to be on vacation, so finding your next favorite song has been pretty hard in recent days. I also lost my knuckle in a cheese-grater during breakfast. It’s not the first time that’s happened either.
But what the hell do you care?
How many bands do you know from Alaska? Keep reading, and you might just know one. Let’s listen to Portugal. The Man!
From their latest album, American Ghetto, this is The Dead Dog:
From the 2009 album, The Satanic Satanist, here’s The Sun:
“M80 aka The Wolf”, also from The Satanic Satanist:
check out much more Portugal. The Man on their myspace page, watch their videos on vimeo, or read the rather entertaining history of their bandname on wikipedia.The new album, American Ghetto, just came out last tuesday (March 2nd) and will surely catch a following to be another roadtrip soundtrack of the summer (and/or spring/autumn/winter).
Até mais tarde,