Friday, October 24, 2014

Fun Hog VII

 
 
Fun Hog is the autumnal celebration held at the H.ouse O.f G.ood S.pirits (HOGS), now the facility for Psychic Sounds Research & Recordings, located in Portland, OR.  It not only marks the anniversary of the compound being procured, it also welcomes in the changing of weather as spirits through the thin veil for a festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the "darker half" of the year.   Most commonly it is held on the third week of October, or halfway between the autumn equinox and the winter solstice.  Opening and closing ritualselaborate invitations, homade concoctions,  healing devices and rampant creations are always present within the evening into the early morning.  



 ▲ OPENING and CLOSING RITUAL by WHITE GOURD
☛ HAUNTED TROPICS sound installation by CORUM
☛ TERMINATOR DYSTOPIAN BAR ZONE by SK√úL
☛ BLACK OR WHITE ORPHEUS album tape cassette available in the M.J. SHRINE!
☛Master of Ceremonies: BARONIC WALL with
 Music by Expo 70 / CH 2 / Rank Sound (Brotman & Short / Stress Ape / Kuntry Bwoys) /
Idaho Joe Windslow / Geist and the Sacred Ensemble  / 3 Moons /
 El Clammo and the Muscle Men featuring the Fork & Beanie Family Circus Et All
☛ Saturn based sinking ritual by Wynne Winningham (Bleakend at Bernies + La Porsha)
EXOTIC GOODS / ORGONE ACCUMULATOR / DAPER & DARING
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Oregon and California we'll see you soon!

9/6/14
 Portland, Ore
St Johns NOfest
Plew's Brews Stage 9 pm

9/7/14
 Ashland, Ore
Oberon's

9/8/14
 Eureka, Ca
Siren's Song Tavern

9/10/14 
Hayfork, Ca
Northern Delights

9/11/14
 Davis, Ca
Third Space

9/14/14 
Mill Valley, Ca
Sweetwater Music Hall
Porch songs brunch set 11am-1pm

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Festival Season and Tour


In the upcoming month we're performing at 3 festivals and hitting the road down the west coast. It all begins with the NW Psych fest on August 1st at the Sunset in Ballard.
 



  Then fast forward to the end of the month for 2014 Cascadia Rainingman. Art, Presentations, Skillshares, debriefs and discussions during the day and music into the night! Starts August 29th and continues all Labor Day Weekend at Finney Farms near Concrete, WA.



The following week Sept. 6th, we're off to Portland, Ore for St. John's NOfest.
The St Johns Nofest is a free music and arts festival with over 90 performances this year. The event begins at noon in the historic town square, and continues across multiple venues late into the night. every conceivable and perceivable music genre is represented, as well as installations and a micro-film fest  showcase.