Portugal The Man - 2017's surprise rock heroes
2017 was an incredible for Alaskan rock band Portugal. The Man. Not only did the band produce one of the best songs of 2017, the insanely catchy "Feel it Still", they also won the Grammy Award for "Best Pop Duo/Group Performance" for the same track. If you want to see what all the fuss is about then get on this hype train and buy Portugal The Man tickets today here at Ticketbis. The new Portugal The Man album Woodstock took four years to finish and the band actually threw out all the previous material that they had been working on beforehand, feeling they wanted to speak out about the world crumbling around them, they came up with something entirely new. Although it may have seemed like a crazy decision at the time, it turns out to have been a monumental decision; Woodstock is the band's best-performing album to date and fully launched the group into mainstream success. Buy Portugal. The Man tour tickets today and see for yourself why this is the band that everyone's talking about.
Portugal The Man background
Portugal The Man began as a side project by lead singer John Gourley while he was in the band Anatomy of a Ghost. After that band split up, Gourley decided to focus all on his efforts on this side project. The Portugal The Man members are John Gourley, Zach Carothers, Kyle O'Quin, Jason Sechrist and Eric Howk. Gourley and Carothers met at High School in Wasilla, Alaska. interestingly, the band is from the same town as controversial Alaskan politician Sarah Palin. The bands first two albums were released on Fearless Records and in 2010 the band signed to Atlantic Records.
In total, Portugal The Man have released eight albums. In fact, before releasing Woodstock in 2017, the band were releasing an album almost once a year. Their albums are Waiter: "You Vultures!" (2006), Church Mouth (2007), Censored Colors (2008), The Satanic Satanist (2009), American Ghetto (2010), In the Mountain in the Cloud (2011), Evil Friends (2013) and the new Portugal The Man album Woodstock. Listen to the best Portugal The Man songs live and in concert, buy tickets to see Portugal the man today.
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