Aberdeen: Lost Lander at Disjecta

Disjecta8371 N Interstate Ave. PortlandOR97217

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 8pm show
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 8pm show
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 8pm show
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 8pm show
all ages
$24 advance
‘Aberdeen’ is a new experimental song cycle from the creative force behind the intricate pop band Lost Lander. In 2008, Matt Sheehy, a forester in addition to a songwriter, took a job in Kurt Cobain’s hometown. Living in a run-down, remote cabin, he soon became entangled with an eccentric local couple. Those experiences are now a one-man, musical storytelling performance that Sheehy describes “as a rock concert, meets The Moth, meets The Twilight Zone.” Told through song and spoken word and accompanied by live-action and animated projections by Stefan Nadelman, ‘Aberdeen’ is also Lost Lander’s third studio album, which features contributions from bandmate Sarah Fennell, Drew Shoals (Train), Brent Knopf (EL VY, Menomena), Dave Depper (Death Cab for Cutie), Scott Magee (Ural Thomas & the Pain), Dana Bouy (Akron/Family), and Justin Miller. It’s available on June 14 to all who attend these live performances or publicly on August 9.

For many musicians, their songs are in a constant state of evolution. What you hear on the album has been workshopped during countless band practices, tested in many live sets, and painstakingly recorded, mixed and mastered in studio environments. What’s been captured on record often continues to change with each live performance, keeping things fresh and interesting for the artists and audiences. For Lost Lander’s... read more

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