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Various Artists / Pdx Pop Now! 2015 Disc 1
Album:Pdx Pop Now! 2015 Disc 1 Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists Added:10/2015
Label:Self-Release 

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Stopping To Start
4.Dec 12, 2015:Mix Tape
Picture Of You
2.Apr 12, 2016:does radio suck?
Killer Hips
5.Nov 21, 2015:Mix Tape
Trial
3.Dec 23, 2015:Home on the Range
Night Jewels, It Came To Me, Stopping To Start
6.Nov 15, 2015:Breakaway Bluff
With A Little Help

Album Review
Zoë
Reviewed 2015-10-25 
The 2015 edition of PDX Pop Now! Another great collection of Oregon bands from pop, to rap, to folk, to instrumental, lots of good stuff on here. It is a 2 disk set, so I gave it 2 keys and 2 separate reviews to make finding tracks easier.

Disc 1 FCCs: 8, 18
Recommended from Disc 1: 1, **3**, 4, **6**, 12, 14, 19, 21


1. (4:37) *This is what I wish the new Surfer Blood record sounded like, great track, great sound, easy listening.
2. (1:19) Garage rock, choppy, simple, good track, not great.
3. (3:32) **AMAZING!! This girl’s voice is incredible, simple melody, 3. infectious, great instrumentation, yeah one of my favorites.
4. (3:35) *Simple alt-rock track, mid tempo, piano, distorted guitar, bongos and maracas, i actually really like this one too.
5. (2:56) Mid tempo rock track, nothing unbelievable but another solid song.
6. (4:38) ** Girl group, think dum dum girls, or pipettes. Awesome song, another of my favorites.
7. (3:25) Electronic sound, soulful female vocals, almost disco-y.
8. (3:27) FCC FUCKING Another awesome girl group, similar to track 6, love it, mid tempo retro feel, unfortunately it is also profane.
9. (3:25) strange lyrics, super distorted, almost reminds me of Ween.
10. (3:47) Another dreamy indie girl band.
11. (6:05) Instrumental track, cool instrumentation.
12. (3:48) * Super cool track, interesting female voice, certainly not generic. Lots of awesome polyrhythms and cool instrumentation. Mid tempo and very pretty.
13. (4:19) This is pretty awful, sounds like indie rock tries to do disco…yeah no good.
14. *(2:26) Vintage King Tuff feel.
15. (2:26) Lo-fi, great melody.
16. (2:55) Girl punk.
17. (4:06)Blue eyed neo-soul.
18. (3:10) FCC FUCK Really good hip-hop track, can’t play it though.
19. * (5:26) Soulful female vocals, piano driven, cool melody. Instrumentation almost reminds me of a track from Hunky Dory.
20. (3:32) Dramatic, feels like a song from an old western movie.
21. (3:42) * This could have come out of the Rocky Horror Picture Show…it is awesome, super weird but really good.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Tamed West, TheTrial
2.White GlovePicture Of You
3.LeoStopping To Start
4.Domestics, TheIt Came To Me
5.DogheartNight Jewels
6.SunbatheWith A Little Help
7.Gold CasioColors On The Wall
8.BedWayward
9.Boone, JacksonDolphin Turned Into A Cat
10.AppendixesBurn
11.Brown, BarraRose
12.Old WaveIndigo
13.Beach FireLove Junkie
14.Reverberations, TheThe Way I Want You
15.LandlinesOn The Grid (Our Love Is)
16.ShadowlandsKiller Hips
17.Brownish BlackYou Can Taste It
18.Jamal, RasheedUrban Decay
19.Moon By YouEffigies
20.Roselit BoneSlow Hot Death
21.PsychomagicBad Idea