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Pretend Sweethearts

Pretend Sweethearts

Americana / Indie Folk / Country Portland, OR  US
Old September
Old September
Boots Undone
Boots Undone


Pretend Sweethearts- Bird Song


  • Wed

    Jun 3

  • Sun

    Jun 7

    Portland, OR, US | 7:00pm

    Sam Densmore opens for The Pretend Sweethearts on the opening night of their Al's Den residency!

  • Wed

    Jun 10

    Portland, OR, US | 7:00pm

    Via the Pretend Sweethearts: We are very excited to have a residency at Al's Den for the week of June 7th-13th! We will be joined by the likes of: Darka Dusty & Miri Stebivka, Sam Densmore, Bird Flying South, Small Souls, Lewi Longmire, Rachael Rice,The The Yes-And Band, A Simple Colony and Brush Prairie. Yum yum. Don't you dare miss this. We wanna see you and hug you and tell you stories.



  • Team Work


Brianna Blackbird & Drew de Man



Sounds Like: The Civil Wars, Gillian Welch, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Label: Heart-centered Swami Party

Manager: Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice

Bio: Pretend Sweethearts – mystical hobo folk music

Pretend Sweetheart’s new record, “Becoming the Tender Animal,” is loaded with transcendental folk delicacies. With a populist heart, a Sufi spirit and the incurable vagabonding predisposition, the songs draw their essence from many wells. This isn’t...See Full Bio

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"Their debut EP, I'm with You, is an easygoing, country-tinged trove of orchard-ripe tunes, guided by acoustic guitars and [Blackbird] striking, cloudless voice. It's a sweet and reassuring listen, covering a breadth of Americana styles without spreading itself too thin. Highlights include the meditative "Of the Sun" and the stripped-down, delicately gorgeous "Honey, Please Rain," which features [Blackbird] and de Man harmonizing to remarkable effect."

— Portland Mercury

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Oct 11, 2013

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