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Rock / Indie / Classic Rock Chapel Hill, NC  US
Sour Shores
Sour Shores
Autumn Got Dark
Autumn Got Dark
Just Like a Real Book
Just Like a Real Book


  • 2014

    Jul 16

    Durham, NC, US | 3:00pm

    Portastatic Portastaticbegan as a solo project for Mac McCaughan, lead singer and guitarist of Superchunk and co-founder of Merge Records. Since then, it has evolved into a full-fledged band,which sometimes includes Superchunk guitarist Jim Wilbur and McCaughans brother Matthew.Since 1993,McCaughan has recorded severalrecords as Portastatic drawing on a number of genres, including rock, instrumental soundtracks, and Brazilian music.**Music in the Gardens presentations are excluded from Pick-4& Age-30-&-Under discounts.**

  • 2008

    Nov 1

    Chapel Hill, NC, US | 9:00am

    Early voting, doughnuts, coffee, and "ACOUSTIC ROCK"! 9am- 1pm

  • 2008

    Sep 18

    Wilmington, NC, US | 8:00pm

    Portastatic w/I Was Totally Destroying It

  • 2008

    Sep 12

    Chapel Hill, NC, US | 10:00pm


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  • FragileX (Artist)
    Good work! Let us know if you're coming to the Atl. area. Add us back if you like our demos. Thanks
  • SOLARE (Artist)
    GREAT GREAT GREAT- reminds me a bit of b. benson-xtine
  • Verona (Fan)
    I consider Portastatic family. But I'd love their music even if I didn't feel obligated to. Keep it coming!
  • Jed Carlson (Fan)
    Jed Carlson
    Mac rocks


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