For my first Q&A, I chose to converse with guitarist & head writer of the Portland/Metropolitan based band, Amos Val. Nathan, tell me who are some of your influences both in music and out of music? NJ: Back in high school, the band that got me playing music would have been Thursday. Full Collapse came … Continue reading

Promoting Imagery: Amos Val

Deep in the cold confines of the 88th street storage unit facility (across from Costco) lives a band insulated by fine sound proofing tapestries from Goodwill. It is here where members Nathan Jurgensen (guitar/lead writer) and Casey Erickson (drums & piano & studio) turn their quaint 8 x 12 vacuum of a unit into a … Continue reading