9/25/2009 - Blitzen Trapper




Blitzen Trapper is a Portland, Oregon-based experimental folk rock band signed to Sub Pop Records. Formed in 2000, Blitzen Trapper self-released its first three albums. 'Wild Mountain Nation' was #98 on Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Best Songs of 2007.

The release of Furr in 2008 was a high-water mark for the group as their eclectic new songs received a two-page feature in Rolling Stone. The album was ranked #13 on Rolling Stone's Best Albums of 2008 while the title track was ranked #4 on the magazine's Best Singles of 2008.

Come check out this sure-to-be-packed in-store performance. While you're here, pick up a copy of Blitzen Trapper's brand new 7 song EP, 'Black River Killer', sale priced just for you! Also, enter a raffle to win tickets to their show later on that evening at the McDonald Theatre. Don't miss out!