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  1. With Comeback 'Gz II Godz,' G-Side's Trippy Trap Thrives on the Other Side of HypeRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Spin

    ... and other regular guy types like Curren$y signed deals that got them nowhere near the radio and squashed their buzz. Quasi-outsiders like Odd Future, Lil B, and Main Attrakionz, who all refused to indulge the major labels, found their closed-circuit ...

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  2. You Are Here: Eat and Shop on West Queen WestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Where Toronto

    ... 416-504-8447; rotate.com . Forget the banality of cookie-cutter furniture stores; artier decor is always in vogue at Quasi Modo . In an effort to move you beyond quasi-living, the popular shop offers up everything from tables and chairs to doorbells ...

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  3. Built to Spill recording new album at Jackpot! Recording StudioRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Quasi's Sam Coomes is producing the Boise indie rock act's new set at Jackpot! Recording Studio , with Adam Lee engineering.

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  4. Janet Weiss on TNT's Snub Of PortlandRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Can't Stop The Bleeding

    ... POV. In the words of Willamette Week's Janet Weiss - perhaps best known to some of you as the drum virtuoso from Quasi/Sleater-Kinney/Jicks/Wild Flag/Drumgasm (do I really need to go on?) - - "If you'd been watching (TNT's "Inside The NBA") with the ...

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  5. Horse Feathers: Portland indie-folk band's singer talks first Alabama ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Back in high school, eventual Horse Feathers mastermind Justin Ringle had a dubbed cassette someone had given him, with indie jams from Neutral Milk Hotel on one side and Quasi on the other, in his car stereo for about a year.

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  6. Helium's Unstoppable Mary Timony Has a New Band and a New VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Stranger

    ... to pursue her comic muse on Portlandia , Weiss has continued to collaborate with her ex-husband Sam Coomes in Quasi, and Mary Timony, who fronted Washington D.C.'s Helium throughout the 1990s, formed Ex Hex with bass player Betsy Wright and drummer ...

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  7. Wild OnesRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... of delicacy and beauty on this Portland-born collective's only LP. They recorded around that city's greats, like Quasi and the Thermals, so maybe a little professionalism and fight rubbed off. Sure sounds like it. // BILL CHENEVERT 8:30pm. $10. With ...

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  8. St. Vincent's self-titled LP affirms status as idiosyncratic geniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... Clark, the girl behind the stage name, is elegant and haunting, grazing over odd lyrics with comfort and pleasure. Quasi-surrealist and complex, if St. Vincent's new album was a human, he or she would be sociopathic and probably in the midst of a ...

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  9. Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks Wig OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... was a member of '90s groups such as the Spinanes and the Minders, and played bass with long-running indie stalwarts Quasi. Quasi's drummer, Janet Weiss, was also once a Jick, in addition to drumming with Wild Flag, Sleater-Kinney, and others. Theirs ...

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  10. Timber! Fest Announces First Batch of Artists: Charles Bradley, J Mascis, Damien Jurado ...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

    Last July the two-day festival debuted with a healthy lineup for a first-time fest, bringing regional standouts including Helio Sequence, Fruit Bats, and Quasi to the banks of the Snoqualmie River.

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  11. Timber! Fest Announces First Batch of Artists: Charles Bradley, J Mascis, Damien Jurado ...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

    The Timber! Outdoor Music Festival debuted last July with a healthy lineup for a first-time fest, bringing regional standouts including Helio Sequence, Fruit Bats, and Quasi to the banks of the Snoqualmie River.

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  12. Reverse AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... at his basil pesto scramble. He's talking about his short-lived hardcore punk band from the early 2000s, featuring Quasi's Sam Coomes, Sean Croghan of Crackerbash and Slusarenko's brother, Nate, whose music channeled Black Flag at its most ...

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  13. Tonight in Music: Washed Out, Voodoo Doughnut Recordings, Ultra Bidé & MoreRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... single's B-side from Pink Boxxes, and the label's second release - a 7-inch from the Deep Fried Boogie Band featuring Quasi's Sam Coomes - are decidedly more appealing. Best of all, Voodoo has an open submission policy, so if you've got a song about ...

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  14. Thoroughly Modern MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... released Oct. 22, 2013, on Hayden's Amigo/Amiga record label. Produced by Janet Weiss--drummer for indie-rock groups Quasi, Wild Flag and Sleater-Kinney, as well as Grow's girlfriend--its 12 songs forgo Drew Grow and the Pastors' Wives' wistful ...

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  15. Notes on upcoming New Orleans concerts by Jake Owen, the Radiators and Drive-By TruckersRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... is an officially sanctioned "miracle ticket." And New Orleans' Civic Theatre continues to bulk up on shows for 2014. Quasi-symphonic indie rock band The Airborne Toxic Event touches down at the Civic on Feb. 8; advance tickets are only $17.50 plus ...

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  16. Quasi at Norwich Arts Centre, 12 Dec 2013Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    On their recent UK tour, Quasi played there. Needless to say, Alex was excited. ] Oh hey Portland, how's it going? Winter weather, I hear you say? Well, this is winter in Norwich, England.

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