Entries tagged with: Greylag
by Bill Pearis
The three members of Greylag are all from various parts of the South but found each other in Portland, OR. Forming about four years ago, they honed their brand of rock, which seems born of early-'70s rock influences. The band's self-titled debut album, produced by Phil Ek (Built to Spill, The Shins), will be out October 14 via Dead Oceans. (Pre-orders are up now.) We've got the premiere of "Yours to Shake" which shows off both their folkier and rock sides. Stream it below.
The band have West Coast tour dates line-up for right before the album's release. No East Coast shows at the moment but stay tuned. All dates, plus the song stream, below...
The War On Drugs at Sasquatch - 5/27/12
Here are some more photos from the Sasquatch Music Festival which happened over Memorial Day Weekend out in Gorge, WA, truly one of the most awesome backdrops in all of festivaldom. These are from Sunday (May 27) which was another jam-packed line-up so we're breaking them up into two parts. Below we've got pics of Beirut, Wild Flag, M. Ward, The Head and the Heart, Here We Go Magic, We Are Augustines and more. Pictures of Friday (5/25) are here and Saturday (5/26) are here and here. And...more Sasquatch pictures to come.
"Following last year's 10th anniversary, which crushed previous attendance records and set a new mark for the speed with which tickets sold out, the Sasquatch! Music Festival unveils its 2012 lineup which once again features 4 days of music. The festival, hailed as "a model of well-paced programming...in a four-day schedule as efficient and natural feeling as an expertly built algorithm" by NPR Music while Wired notes, "leave the landscape out of it and Sasquatch! has a lineup to kill for," runs May 25-28 (Memorial Day Weekend) at The Gorge, the internationally acclaimed concert venue carved in the basalt cliffs high above the Columbia River Gorge in Quincy, WA."The Sasquatch! Music Festival takes place, as usual, at the Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Washington over Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28). And this year's lineup is: