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Fringe Nights 2014


Habesha (map) Northeast
Sat., Aug. 16, 8 p.m. 2014 21+


The tiny bar above the Habesha Ethiopian restaurant has long been a welcome home to experimental performers of all stripes. During this weekend of festival upon festival, Habesha's savvy booker Brandon Nikola and the gents behind Sonic Debris Multimedia celebrate this fact with two nights stuffed with sound. Highlights include Daniel Schultz's Lapsed Baptist, an exploration of his religious beliefs via ear-shredding noise; a collaboration between avant guitarist Doug Theriault and space-jazz trio Stochastic Mettle Union; Consumer's melding of hiphop into Hella-esque speed pop; and the instrumental trio Alto!, which takes the raw elements of Asian and African music and molds them into an awe-inspiring edifice of rhythm and Derek Monypeny's guitar mastery. ROBERT HAM


801 NE Broadway, Portland, Oregon 97232
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Venue Hours
  • Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Event Times
This event is in the past.
  • Sat., Aug. 16, 8 p.m. 2014
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