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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The Dark Horses

Chasing Ebenezer

8 pm

$8 advance, $8 day of show

21 and over

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The Dark Horses

Americana Rock

The Dark Horses

The Dark Horses are a Portland-based Americana/rock band featuring veteran musicians with roots in the Pacific Northwest and Midwest. They play original music in the vein of Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, and Little Feat - great songs to drink a beer to. Band members: Tyler Clark (guitar/vocals), Casey Lynn (drums), Paul Winn (bass), Pat McClimans (guitar/vocals), and David Mason (keys/vocals). Past projects include: Boxcar Rebellion, Cosmic Butter, and The Roseline (to name a few). 

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/darkhorsespage/

Website:
https://horsesband.com/

Chasing Ebenezer

Tribal Folk Rock

Chasing Ebenezer

Tribal folk rock band Chasing Ebenezer is based in Portland, Oregon and released their first album Outcasts & Refugees in March 2017. The project is a culmination of two years of recording. Through a fusion of folk, rock, blues, and world music percussion and progressions, this record explores the figurative way we are all displaced people and challenges listeners to care for the literal outcasts and refugees of society.

Benjamin and Heidi Beth Sadler met in college in Virginia and matured their sound after moving to Portland in 2007. After playing under another name for a few years, they relaunched as Chasing Ebenezer in 2013. In May 2016, they released "Slavery," a song written from the perspective of an enslaved sex worker. They released a new music video and single called "Say" in April 2018.The band has played at White Eagle Saloon, Mississippi Pizza Pub, Northwest Folklife, Operation Overcoat, Taste of Parkrose, and Gresham Farmers' Market. They have been covered by Oregon Music News and The Gresham Outlook. They have also played in support of many non-profit organizations and partner with people and groups blessing the community. Their songs have been featured by Portland Radio Project 99.1 FM, Local Roots Music NW 100.7 FM in Salem, Portland Metro Records' Fire Mondays, and the Indie Music Lives Here Podcast

The band plays with a full-on rock sound and a folk sensibility borrowing from traditions all around the world. Heidi learned to play classical violin in Romania before honing her folk singing and bohemian violin style. Ben utilizes four different guitars, Dobro, and ukulele to give each song its own sound. He finger picks melodies and draws from Spanish and Irish guitar playing and Eddie Vedderesque vocals. Ryan Souders (drum kit) and David Skones (guitar, bass, cello) crank the rock 'n roll to the next level while Bryan Atkinson adds spice on djembe, congas, and bongos.

 

YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2ZUVj7QtkQ

Twitter:
twitter.com/chasingebenzer

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/chasingebenezer/

Instagram:
Instagram.com/chasingebenezer

Website:
http://chasingebenezer.com/

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