For Portland-based multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Michael Charles Smith, music was the light flickering at the …
Eleven is proud to present, for your listening and viewing pleasure: “You Know Who,” the first track from Daydream Machine’s sophomore LP, The Show Must Not Go On, out today on Picture In My Ear Records. The album release and tour kick-off show is March 21 at Mississippi Studios.
The video offers a tantalizing kaleidoscope of liquid light effects created by Portland filmmaker William Landers. They make for a fitting complement to the song’s pulsating wall-of-sound aesthetic. For extra credit, check out our full interview with the band here, in which we discuss the record, Portland’s rash of recently shuttered venues, and the consequence of losing those vital spaces for up-and-coming artists.»
– Christopher Klarer