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Body Shame, Alto! and Consumer

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Valentines Downtown
Tue., Oct. 20, 9 p.m. 2015 21+

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It stands to reason that when I met the gent (who prefers to remain nameless) behind Body Shame, it was outside Holocene, with both of us basking in the afterglow of a particularly mindblowing set by Autechre. The music that this anonymous lad creates is equally as fragmented, blasted-out, enveloping, and distressingly beautiful as what those two dudes from the UK cook up. Instead of utilizing the influence of electro and hip-hop as Autechre does, though, Body Shame's debut cassette for local experimental imprint SadoDaMascus Records, Humiliate Yourself in Public, trades those in for the pummeling doom-metal drum hits and concussion-grenade basslines of industrial music, evoking a delicious collaboration between Throbbing Gristle and Prurient. ROBERT HAM

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Valentines

232 SW Ankeny, Portland, OR 97204
503-248-1600
Hours: Daily 5pm-2:30am
http://www.valentinespdx.com/

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  • Tue., Oct. 20, 9 p.m. 2015
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