This Week in the Mercury

Wait, It <i>Doesn't</i> Get You High?

Feature

Wait, It Doesn't Get You High?

How CBD Could Change the Marijuana Industry


Masquerade Jam

Music

Masquerade Jam

Goat's Heady, Primordial Soup



Friday, January 11, 2013

Just What Does This Band Manhattan Murder Mystery Sound Like, Anyway?

Posted by Ned Lannamann on Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 11:30 AM

manhattanmurdermystery.jpg

I hadn't heard of Manhattan Murder Mystery before they emailed me out of the blue last week, telling me they were coming up from LA, to do a show in Olympia tonight and one in Portland tomorrow (at Slabtown). They're also taping an episode of Please Remain Seated here in town on Sunday.

Having no idea what a band that called themselves Manhattan Murder Mystery might sound like, I took a listen to their Bandcamp page and instantly loved it; I wrote about 'em this week in the paper, and couldn't be more eager for the Slabtown show tomorrow.

Here's what I heard on that Bandcamp page. For some reason the EP starts on track 4 instead of track 1, but all six songs are great. "Sancho" and "Arlington Cemetary [sic]" are particularly amazing.

More about MMM here; see them tomorrow night at Slabtown.

Comments (0)

Subscribe to this thread:

Comments are closed.

Tip for End Hits?
Email them here.

All contents © Index Newspapers, LLC

115 SW Ash St. Suite 600
Portland, OR 97204

Contact Info | Privacy Policy | Production Guidelines | Terms of Use | Takedown Policy