Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks rock Portland’s youth at Doug Fir Lounge


By Carmel Companiott I didn’t know what to expect from a matinee concert. After an opening set by Spanish indie-rockers Hinds at 5pm, Twin Peaks was supposed to play at 6pm – and finish long before their evening set, scheduled for 8pm. I wondered how they could play two shows in one night, especially since

Experimental noise pop band reimagines cult TV show soundtrack


By Molly Kiefer MY FIRST EXPOSURE to Xiu Xiu was back in 2013 when a high school ex mailed me a very redemptive mixtape, which tracklisted sonic gems such as “The Leanover” by the Glasgow’s now defunct art-rock cult sensation, Life Without Buildings, “Dancepack” by Justin Vernon’s ethereal indie side-project, Volcano Choir, “Open” by the