Jun

06

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In anticipation of the TRUE STORIES: Behind the Music event happening at Sundown on Tuesday, June 11th (more info can be found here), the Granada staff will each be sharing a personal true story. Tonight’s story is from Granada intern MIZZ. How many times have I lost my glasses in a pit at a show? >> Read More

Mar

01

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Portland’s Unknown Mortal Orchestra is the basement-tapes brainchild of former Mint Chicks guitarist Ruban Nielson.  It all started as just one lo-fi recording of a ferociously catchy song, “Ffunny Ffrends” uploaded on bandcamp.  Soon after, hordes of blogs all over were posting and re-posting the track until Pitchfork eventually featured them  just weeks later.  And, really, they >> Read More