local bands

The House of Sarcasm #44 – 444 Portland Bands! It was my last show! I graduate in one week with a BFA in Creative Writing and a BA in German. I could have ended up doing 45 shows but I felt that 44 was a much better number, and when I saw that I had […]

As mentioned on the show today, check out the Montgomery Pop-Up Plaza every day in May! Today’s show was not recorded and the download link will yield no results. Sorry! I am posting the playlist and some event links anyway. Here are the events I mentioned on the show: Asylum Ave / Tiger Touch / […]

The House of Sarcasm #40 – Feeling Shaky in the Nuclear Age & Other Bummers Hey, this was my playlist from a couple weeks ago. I’m late posting it! This show was not recorded so the blue download link will get you nowhere. Thanks for listening to local bands on the House of Sarcasm!

Today was the one-year anniversary of this show. I played songs that I’ve played before – a few selections of favorites from my many favorite songs. All of these bands are bands that I have seen live. And of course they are all local! Here are the events I mentioned on the show today: Spit […]

Today was mostly all about getting back to the ROCK…because you rocked those midterms! It looks like we are in for a snowpocalypse, but…here are some shows happening this weekend: Jenny Don’t and the Spurs / Kendall Core / Tobias Berblinger – Feb. 8 at the White Eagle King Ghidora / The Critical Shakes / […]

The House of Sarcasm #31 – More Local Music Discoveries Today I played some music from bands that I have mostly never heard before.  I love discovering new local bands and artists.  Feel free to contact me if you’d like me to check out your music and get it on the playlist! Here are some […]

There’s a cool fundraiser show happening tonight: School of Rock Portland & Prowus Present: History of Portland So I decided to play some music from the bands whose music will be featured in the student performances. Info from the event page: School of Rock and PROWUS Present: History of Portland! A fundraiser for PROWUS.org for youth […]

Welcome back and happy new year! This show is all about discovering and celebrating LOCAL music.  Today’s theme was kind of about transportation and Portland. Here’s a link to the Willamette Week article I mentioned, about Micah Fletcher and Mic Crenshaw, whose band Last of a Dying Breed is playing tonight with Everlast at Star […]

The House of Sarcasm #28 – Portland Music.  In the photo: The Weird Fangs Here are some upcoming shows featuring local bands! Rotties / Sagitttaire / None at the Fixin’ To, Dec. 7 Mr Wrong / Era Bleak / Trash / Noxeema at Alleyway, Dec. 15 Bed. / The Domestics / Small Million at Polaris […]

The House of Sarcasm #27 – Local Bands Playing Local Shows! Today’s theme was “local bands playing local shows soon.” This is BY NO MEANS a complete list of all the shows coming up.  There are so many!  We are really lucky to live in a city with so much great rock & roll talent.  […]