Let's switch gears. Portland, being the Indie Music Capital of the World, should always give thanks that one of indie/alternative music's greatest bands resides in town - Menomena. They release their brand new album today, entitled Mines. You can read a great review of the album by Robert Ham here, take a listen to a track below and if you like your high-quality MP3s DRM-free, then Amazon is the place for you as you can download the album and it's only $3.99.The $3.99 deal is only for today so hurry or get on down to your local indie music store and the grab the vinyl version - I got mine..
Menomena - TAOS