The official Video for Port O’Brien’s ‘Leap Year’ off the album Threadbare available everywhere now.
I’ve always been impressed by the wide range of occupations musicians manage to secure themselves to support their musical wanderings. While we like to think of rockstars as living a life fuelled by substance abuse, unprotected sex and sales royalties, the reality is that a lot of musicians nowadays have to hold down day jobs
Port O’Brien are the second best thing to ever come from Alaska, the first being Sarah Palin’s body.
Now this little folk/rock gem came across my desk a few months back but I have only just rediscovered it, and boy howdy am I happy I did. Having toured extensively since 2007 when M. Ward named them his favourite new band on Pitchfork, Port O’Brien have played with such indie powerhouses as Modest Mouse,