Tag: Portland

TAMAR APHEK – Song For Ewe

“The song of Brigitte Fontaine “Comme à la radio” (Like in the radio) inspired my musical style in many ways. In her boundless style, while breaking all musical rules, Fontaine succeeded to deliver her message that the source of music is life itself”

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SLIM MOON of KILL ROCK STARS – Song For Ewe

“The song reminds me of other very bleak very simple songs I love. “Failure” by the Swans. “Love Will Tear Us Apart” by Joy Division. “World War” by The Cure. “Big River” by Johnny Cash. “Lord, I’m Discouraged” by The Hold Steady. “Strange Fruit” by Billie Holiday. “Is That All There Is” by Peggy Lee. Several songs by The Smiths. It also reminds me of the John Cougar album title “Nothing Matters and What If It Did?””

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LISA KOENIG of CALAMITY JANE – Song For Ewe

“It wasn’t until last summer that I bought a used drum-set from a CraigsList ad. I was intimidated by it. It was the last instrument I bought and just sat in my house for over a month in my living room without even having tried playing it. I was scared because I didn’t know if I even COULD play anymore. I could kick myself for letting 25 years come between me and my drums!”

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