Monday, May 13, 2013

Thermals in Ferndale (5.17.13)

Posted By on Mon, May 13, 2013 at 10:43 AM

Covering Desperate Ground - The Thermals perform at the Loving Touch in Ferndale on Friday night.

Here's the new single: "Born To Kill"

The notoriously energetic band with its notoriously propulsive Portland-bred pop style are upping the indie-cred of Ferndale by making the Loving Touch a tour-stop, supporting their new album on Saddle Creek records.

While writing about this stuff, I literally unplugged my laptop, walked it to the nearest countertop so i could stand up, and ran in place, perilously snugging my headphones in place as the uptempo chaos whirled onward... It's just those types of songs.

Toronto based dream-rock duo Moon King joins a newer local trio of regulars, The French Method, in opening things up... Friday - 9pm -

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