Portugal. The Man is an indie-psych band based in Portland, Oregon that started in 2004. Frontman John Gourley was in a band called Anatomy of a Ghost for a bit before they split, which led to his side project with Zachary Carothers being Portugal. The Man. Gourley and Carothers were high school friends that played music together while they were in Alaska. The band moved to Portland to record, tour and added more band members.
Since the start, Portugal. The Man has released eight studio albums. Woodstock is the band’s most recent record that was out on June 16 via Atlantic Records. The band has a high pop-y energy that can be felt throughout their songs. Some of Portugal. The Man’s top hits are “Feel It Still,” “Purple Yellow Red and Blue” and “Modern Jesus.”
See Portugal. The Man at Stubb’s on October 7th
Saturday, October 7th
Doors at 8:00PM