The Lower 48, Rio Grands, Tiburones

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Thu., March 31, 9 p.m. 2016
Doug Fir Lounge Buckman Neighborhood (Portland)
$10 - $12
Seven years ago the Lower 48 first united in Minneapolis, creating upbeat, folky tunes inspired by leaving home. Years later the Portland transplants are more active than ever, evolving from those roots on their most mature release to date, their second full-length Hot Fool. After a single from their self-titled EP was featured in a Super Bowl commercial last year, the band has stayed busy, playing as Y La Bamba's backing band the past few months and doing some fine-tuning in the studio. Their sound falls somewhere between Simon and Garfunkel and the B-52s, in a land of surf, psych, and harmonic dance. After playing together for so long, the Lower 48 have become masters of their instruments, something that's undeniable at their high-energy shows—if you haven't caught one yet, it's a must. JENI WREN STOTTRUP

Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St. Portland, OR 97214 Venue website

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