Archive for the 'Horse Feathers' Category

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Lagniappe (la·gniappe) noun ˈlan-ˌyap,’ – 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. Six years after its initial release Horse Feathers debut, Words Are Dead, remains one of my favorite folk LPs of the past decade. Tomorrow the Portland quintet release their fourth record, Cynic’s New […]

Sunday, November 14th, 2010

Beginning in 2006 with their debut, Words Are Dead, the Portland, Oregon based Horse Feathers have churned out three LPs of pensive folk music for the Kill Rock Stars label. Last week the trio released the Drain You 7″ (b/w “Bonnet of Briars“), their second 2010 release following the Thistled Spring LP last April. Nirvana […]

Friday, November 13th, 2009

Tuesday night Aquarium Drunkard presents Horse Feathers with Loch Lomond. We have several pairs of tickets to giveaway to AD readers. Interested? Leave your name and a valid email address we can reach you at below in the comments. Winners notified prior to show; tickets at will-call. MP3: Horse Feathers :: Finch On Sunday ——————

Monday, November 24th, 2008

Horse Feathers, another in a collection of great bands filling up the scene in Portland, Oregon these days, is largely the creation of its founder, Justin Ringle, who along with Peter Broderick has created a warm, simmering sound of rustic Americana and folk traditions. Their newest album, House with No Home, is another fantastic collection […]

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

Horse Feathers 2006 debut, Words Are Dead, was one of AD’s favorite releases of the year. Earlier this month the Portland, OR outfit released its follow up, House With No Name, via their new label home at Kill Rock Stars. The band is on tour in support of the new LP and AD is presenting […]

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Off The Record is a recurring feature here on the Drunkard that marries two of my greatest interests; music and travel. Having a locals perspective when visiting a new locale is the difference between experiencing it through the lens of a tourist and of that of a native. Off The Record gathers some of my […]

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

With their impeccable taste, and original studio execution, Daytrotter.com should be a weekly stop for all Drunkard readers. But hey, things happen, and people get busy, so at the A.D. home offices we do our best try to and highlight some of our favorite sessions when time and space permit. Well, today is one of […]