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Text & Photos: Teddie Taylor A night of Muscle and Marrow, Wrekmeister Harmonies and Marissa Nadler is one of melancholia and revelation. The duo that is Muscle and Marrow carries beautifully into Wrekmeister Harmonies and J.R. Robinson’s more extreme side, while his co-vocalist and violinist Esther Shaw leads you to

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Lilith is a well-known mythological figure that exists in several forms and through various cultures: Mesopotamian, Christian or Jewish for example. The most common view of her persona is as a powerful demonic entity, while some prefer seeing her as the first wife of Adam. While being an interesting subject

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Heavy means different things to different people! For me, it can heal and destroy all at the same time, a quality that I find beautiful. I also believe that there are many different ways that this kind of music can be created, which means there are so many different roads

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Text: J.J. Anselmi Banner image: Christine Shields The Portland duo Muscle and Marrow mix haunting ether with escarpments of heaviness. Formed in 2013, they’ve already released a masterful LP, aptly titled The Human Cry, which is out on Belief Mower records. I was fortunate enough to see them in Fresno, California on

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Haunting, Transcendental, Heavy, Magical, Heavy and Healing are some of the words that come to my mind while I listen to the new tape by Portland’s Muscle and Marrow entitled The Human Cry. This limited edition piece of sonic history will be released by one of my favorite tape labels,

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