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Review | Deafheaven @ Bunk Bar (PDX)

Photo by Colin McLaughlin [D]eafheaven’s first post-SunbatherĀ release show in Portland must have been booked a while in advance. There was no other logical explanation for squeezing the five-piece black metal band and their massive sound into the 250-capacity Bunk Bar. Especially considering the dizzying amount of buzz surrounding the group. True, there’s something to be said for catching a band on the rise in such a cozy space, but for the gaggle of people lingering on the sidewalk, missing what was a triumphal performance had to sting a little harder than usual. The folks that did make it in the…