Fine fare for your Wednesday: ► Portland sextet Blitzen Trapper visits the Troubadour behind their 2011 album "American Goldwing" — that's director Brian Adrian Koch's video for "Taking It Easy Too Long," above. Opening are the Parson Red Heads, the former L.A. residents whose recent turn on "Portlandia" had everybody buzzing. ► Two influential rockers whose careers date back to the ’70s — Peter Case and Paul Collins — head up a quartet headlining the Echo, where they will perform songs from their legendary bands, the Plimsouls, the [...]
Blitzen Trapper, the alt-country quintet out of Portland, Ore., has released yet another video from its sixth album, American Goldwing (Sub Pop). The band’s drummer, Brian Adrian Koch, directed the clip for “Taking It Easy Too Long,” which does exactly that. It has beer, sunshine, trucks and a harmonica-filled Americana sound. Blitzen Trapper starts its West Coast tour [...]
We have high video expectations from Blitzen Trapper, seeing as the music video for "Black River Killer" is probably one of the most brilliant works of the last decade. So hesitation abounded whe... Continue reading "Blitzen Trapper Takes It a Bit Too Easy in New Video" >
Blitzen Trapper have announced Spring 2012 tour dates in support of their 2011 album (one of our favorites of the year!), American Goldwing , and they've also released a new video for their song "Taking It Easy Too Long". Check out the video and tour dates below. Read more »
Here's the latest video from Blitzen Trapper , for the tune "Taking It Easy Too Long," and it revisits some familiar motifs from Blitzen Trapper videos past: Campfires. Drivin' around. Firearms. Beer. The mellow, easygoing video sees a few of the Blitzen gang (including drummer—and director of the video—Brian Adrian Koch) drinking beers, hanging out by the river, shooting off fireworks. There's some littering and at least one casualty: a cell phone. Koch's video is a good match for the laidback country song, and it ends as all the best country songs do: with a broken down [...]
- "Taking It Easy Too Long" music video by Blitzen Trapper - Added on 16-01-2012 - Genre : Rock & Alternative - Description : A Blitzen Trapper Production. From the 2011 album American Goldwing by Blitzen Trapper. CREDITS: Director - Brian Adrian Koch Producer - Cody Wetherill Editor - Jon Jaschob Director of Photography - Jon Jaschob Co-Director of Photography/Camera Op - Brian McKee STARRING: Eric Earley, Mike Elias, Brian Adrian Koch, Michael Van Pelt and the [...]
Die müsst ihr diese Woche gesehen haben. Am 22. Januar feiert die LCD Soundsystem-Doku "Shut Up and Play The Hits" Premiere am Sundance Film Festival. Hier gibt's den Trailer: Fanfarlo - Shiny Things Dominique Young Unique - She's Unique Real Estate - Easy Copy & Paste - My Boy The bianca Story - Not The [...]
Flannel-wearing alt-country Northwestern rockers Blitzen Trapper are returning to the road soon. The Portland, Oregon outfit took a brief holiday ... Read the full article at http://www.prefixmag.com/news/ blitzen-trapper-announce-new-t our-dates-release-vi/60542/
Check out the new video from the Portland band.
Portland flagbearers Blitzen Trapper just posted their latest video for American Goldwing cut "Taking It Easy Too Long;" are you surprised that the vibe is "rootsy"? Watch it down below. Read More...
Blitzen Trapper present the video for “Taking It Easy Too Long” directed by the band’s drummer, Brian Adrian Koch. Tour dates below. dates: Mar 3 Arcata CA @ Humboldt Brews Mar 5 Sacramento CA @ Harlow's Mar 6 Visalia CA @ The Cellar Door Mar 7 Los Angeles CA @ Troubadour Mar 9 Santa Barbara CA @ SOhO Restaurant and Music Club Mar 10 Long Beach CA @ Alex's Bar Tickets Mar 11 Phoenix AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom Mar 12 Tucson AZ [...]
There’s something about country twang in the country with a beat up pickup truck. You have to love those old country couches with all of the bright fall leaves on them. Driving down long side roads and going down to...
Blitzen Trapper are still riding high after a successful tour with Dawes and a well-received album, American Goldwing , last year. In fact, they are riding so high that they are ready to do the whole touring thing all over again. Below, you can check out the new set of dates for the Pacific Northwesterners, which will take them to about every city in California while they slowly make their way toward South By Southwest. And, that's not all! Blitzen Trapper also has a brand new music video to share for "Taking It Easy Too Long." The [...]