This is a benefit for Sioux's drummer whose lung collapsed and has tons of medical bills. In addition the show's proceeds, there will be a 50/50 raffle going on to help raise money. Come support the Portland underground.
Helms Alee, Narrows, Rabbits and Mongoloid Village!
Yob, Atriarch, Mongoloid Village
Mongoloid Village, Salvador, Rollie Fingers
Bio: "Mongoloid Village are the musical equivalent of Leonidas' army. Tumultuous math problems with no wrong answers. Clever sparcities and cliff hanger turn arounds. Its the refreshing enjoyment of not having a band worry about the proper belt to pants combination. If Don Caballero and Big Black were...See Full Bio
“[REAL HEAVY METAL] Now here's a novel idea: Get three scuzzy, noisy, Melvins-worshiping acts on one bill at a really awesome dive bar. The first of Carly Henry's monthly metal nights at Saratoga, this is a showcase for Mongoloid Village, one of Portland's wilder guitar bands and probably the only one to mix slow, grinding rhythms with titantic riffs and a tight math-rock sensibility. Unlike a lot of other heavy-rock acts that garner comparisons to Big Black and the other "pigfuck" bands of the '90s, Mongoloid Village knows how to mix overwhelming noise with complicated time signatures, creating one of the most unique sounds to come out of the local metal scene. Bring earplugs and extra cash for a few tallboys. ”