Listen to any track from Seattle-based band La Luz and the first thing that’ll hit you is that guitar. That oh-so-sweet and twangy guitar. It’s like molasses being poured slowly down your eardrums. It’s sticky and it’s lick your lips delicious. A true ode to greats such as Link Wray, Duane Eddy and the Northwest’s own The Ventures. Then come their voices. Four parts of ethereal and elegant harmonies that wisp you... read more
50 Great Albums by Portland Artists in 2020Aaron Colter - Dec 22, 2020
To close out the year, Banana Stand Media co-founder and #PDXmusic maven Aaron Colter lists off 50 great albums by Portland artists in 2020.
The Future of What Chats with La Luz at Pickathon 2016 [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Jul 3, 2017
The Seattle surf rockers and Portia Sabin of The Future of What talk about the ups and downs of the music biz and touring at Pendarvis Farm last August.
A Very, Very Happy Night at the Wonder with La LuzSam Gehrke - Aug 11, 2015
The quartet of Seattle surf rockers engendered a rambunctious Portland audience with their equally lively performance at the Wonder Ballroom on August 8. Photos by Sam Gehrke
Burgerama: Vortex Dispatches to Los AngelesThor Benson - Mar 15, 2015
If you don't have $400 to drop on sold-out Coachella tickets this year, the fine folks at Burger Records are offering you a steal of a lineup for just $90. Don't miss two days of lo-fi rock and...
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