Forget the eight-track grit of their stripped-down past; the Mountain Goats' magic has always lived in the been-loved-and-broken lyrics of John Darnielle. After the dismal playoffs, I fully expect to howl along to "Cubs in Five" when they play the Wonder. PAC
128 NE Russell, Portland, OR 97212
Hours: Ballroom open for events only, Cafe open: Tues-Sat 5 pm-"late"