the weather machine
friday, september 20th
THE WEATHER MACHINE
The Weather Machine released its first album after a blustery winter of recording on the Oregon Coast. With strong ties to the region, the 5-piece found its roots in the Pacific Northwest’s unique folk aesthetic, developing a hard-hitting, theatrical rock performance that expands upon their recorded work. After emerging on the scene in April ‘13, The Weather Machine has been featured in PASTE Magazine, Buzzfeed, OPB’s Think Out Loud, The Oregonian, the Portland Mercury, Willamette Week, and many more international and US-based publications. They worked collaboratively with Oregon State Parks and Oregon Film to release their first music video, which debuted on acclaimed actor Rainn Wilson’s video blog SoulPancake and was later rereleased online through GoPro Cameras.
MOsley WOtta is award winning performers and lyricist. A former slam poetry champion for the state of Oregon who’s work has been showcased internationally. Voted Central Oregons “BEST BAND” 4 years in a row. His musical partner Colten Tyler Williams is a Hiphop producer and film score composer. Williams works have been featured in over a dozens of musical and film releases. Their collaborative efforts yield release that are rich on every level.
VORTEX MAGAZINE PDX: “MOsley WOtta's new album is a cerebral and catchy nine-track mini-odyssey, a hip-hop album for people who are sick of rap music. Frontman MOWO's all-too-relevant lyrics are coupled with the subtle complexity and driving beats of producer Colten Tyler Williams, making for a combination that's as difficult to place as it is to res