Triceracorn

Chris Brokaw // Thine

Thu. Apr 24

Chop Suey Presents TRICERACORN Avant Seattle hiphop feat. IG88 and Beige https://www.facebook.com/Triceracorn CHRIS BROKAW THINE A new collaboration between Joel RL Phelps (Joel RL Phelps and The Downer Quartet/Silkworm) and G. Stuart Dahlquist (Asva, Sunn, Burning Witch) http://thinemusic.wordpress.com/ $8 // 8PM DOORS // 21+

Atriarch

Taurus // Golgothan Sunrise // Animal People

Fri. Apr 25

Chop Suey and KISW’s Metal Shop presents ATRIARCH (PDX) Atriarch is a living entity comprised of four parts, offering catharsis through sonic ritual. Our aim is to tear a hole in the veil that blinds us from our true selves. We are bombarded with ideals of a superficial shallow lifestyle, that we are enslaved to(…)

The Pizza Underground

Toby Goodshank (of the Moldy Peaches) // Derek Erdman (DJ Set)

Mon. Apr 28

Chop Suey Presents: THE PIZZA UNDERGROUND The Pizza Underground finally gets around to doing what we’ve all been thinking about for years: rewriting Velvet Underground songs to be about pizza. Band-members Matt Colbourn, Deenah Vollmer, Austin Kilham, Phoebe Kreutz and Macaulay Culkin will burn your mouth with low-fi hits like “All the “All the Pizza(…)

White Fang

Bigfoot Wallace & His Wicked Sons // Killer Ghost

Tue. Apr 29

  CHOP SUEY Presents: WHITE FANG Portland punk isn’t historically silly—since the late ’70s, mostly straight-laced bands like the Wipers and other Trap Records (now dubbed Zeno) acts painted a generally austere picture of the city’s scene. In today’s new wave of the genre, however, things are a lot goofier. The dudes of White Fang(…)

Vox Mod

Truckasaurus // Nordic Soul

Fri. May 2

Chop Suey, Decibel Festival, and Red Bull Sound Select present… VOX MOD ‘The Great Oscillator’ Album Release Show Featuring vocalists from the album: Irene Barbaric Alisha Roney Whitney Lyman Jennifer Potts Adra Boo Emily Pothast Visuals by: Benjamin Van Citters Nick Bartoletti Frankie Crescioni Do Yon Kim PPenetrationn NNoww With special guests: Truckasauras Nordic Soul(…)

Zero Boys

Deadkill // The Lucky Boys

Thu. May 8

Chop Suey and KEXP’s Sonic Reducer Present ZERO BOYS The Zero Boys were a hardcore punk quartet from Indianapolis, Indiana fronted by Paul Mahern. Other members included bassist David “Tufty” Clough, drummer Mark Cutsinger and guitarist Vess Ruhtenberg. Their first release, Livin’ in the ’80s, was a 7” EP released by the band on their(…)

Don't Talk To the Cops!

OCNOTES // KONICHIWAACK // THEM TEAM // SHORTHAND // BOBBI RICH

Fri. May 9

CHOP SUEY & MASH HALL LOVE FAMILY PRESENTS: “YOU’LL ALWAYS BE MY JAM” ALL AGES/21+ SHOW & djblesOne’s BDAY PARTY! DON’T TALK TO THE COPS! https://www.facebook.com/donttalktothecops http://www.punkdancing.com/ OCnotes New LP “808 Punk” http://www.ocnotes.net/ KONICHIWAACK Premier waacking crew VanCity, BC Canada https://www.facebook.com/Konichiwaack THEM TEAM World famous bboys Seattle/AZ – Members of Massive Monkees, AOM, No Roots(…)

Acid Mothers Temple

Perhaps // MTNS

Sun. May 11

  CHOP SUEY Presents ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O. (and subsequent offshoots) is a Japanese psychedelic band, the core of which formed in 1995. Official Website Facebook Full Bio PERHAPS Official Website Bandcamp Facebook MTNS “MOUNTAINSS is one of those bands that sounds like total chaos if you’re not(…)

Loop

Kinski // Fungal Abyss // DJ Explorateur & DJ Veins

Thu. May 15

  CHOP SUEY Presents LOOP Loop was formed in Croydon, London, 1986 by Robert Hampson (vocals/guitars) and partner Beki Stewart (Bex) on drums. After finding Glen Ray on bass, through an advert in Melody Maker, they began to perform live and were quickly signed to HEAD Records run by Jeff Barrett (Heavenly) who released their(…)

FLOOR

Thrones // Hot Victory

Sat. May 17

Chop Suey and KEXP’s Seek and Destroy Present FLOOR Floor was formed in 1992 by Steve Brooks (guitar), Anthony Vialon (bass), and Betty Monteavaro (drums). Jeff Sousa became the drummer in late 1993, and Steve and Anthony switched to just having two low-tuned guitars with no bassist. Several vinyl-only 7″ EPs were released until their(…)