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Portugal. the Man’s tour bus catches fire in Iowa

  • 12:53 pm Thursday, February 15th, 2018 by Sam

There is no doubt that Portugal. The Man is one of the hottest bands in music right now and now they literally…are hot.

Portugal. The Man break record for most weeks at No. 1 on Alternative charts with ‘Feel It Still’

  • 11:12 am Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 by Sam

Big congrats are in order for one of our #97XNBT bands Portugal. The Man! Their hit song ‘Feel it Still’ just broke the record for the most weeks at #1 on the Billboard Alternative  Songs Chart with 20 weeks.

Sam talks NBT with Zach from Portugal. The Man

  • 3:02 pm Monday, November 27th, 2017 by Sam

Probably one of my FAVORITE interviews ever! Portugal. The Man will be performing at #97XNBT this Sunday December 3rd so bassist Zach Carothers called in to chat about it! Of course we didn’t just talk NBT. We had to discuss the wild success of ‘Feel It Still’ and how it is skyrocketed them to a completely new level in their career.

WATCH: Portugal. the Man Perform “Feel It Still” on Conan

  • 9:38 pm Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 by Kyle Taylor

Portugal. the Man’s performance on Conan last night was a bit different than when they last appeared on late night television, bringing along hip hop dancers to Jimmy Fallon’s stage. This time around, they brought a four piece string section with them to Conan.

The Alaskan natives turned Portland residents recently released their eighth full length album in June, titled Woodstock. They embarked on a lengthy tour a couple of weeks ago in support of it, and will be ending it with a stop at Live Oak’s Suwanee Hulaween over Halloween weekend. If camping in the middle of nowhere with a [More]

Portugal. The Man drop new album ‘Woodstock’

  • 3:30 pm Friday, June 16th, 2017 by Sam

Since the beginning of Portugal. The Man, they put out a new album almost every year. That is until Evil Friends was released in 2013 and they ended up taking a four year break. Bless up though! After about writing about 100 different songs and one completely scrapped album they finally dropped Woodstock today!

REVIEW: Shaky Knees Music Festival

  • 6:37 pm Friday, June 2nd, 2017 by Kyle Taylor
Shaky Knees Festival Review

I had the privilege of attending the Shaky Knees Music Festival in Atlanta a couple of weeks ago. It was actually the third year in a row that I have been, and if that doesn’t speak for itself, I can tell you it’s a great experience, well worth the 6+ hour drive.

It’s doesn’t have the tight knit, family vibe of a camping festival like Bonnaroo, the see and be seen atmosphere of Coachella, or the prestige of a big city festival like Lollapalooza. And, with only 3 stages, it’s one of the smaller festivals with the capability of producing such [More]

Portugal. The Man have a custom cannabis blend named after ‘Feel It Still’

  • 12:26 pm Monday, April 24th, 2017 by Sam

A nice blend of the “Top Shelf hybrid strains Gorilla Glue #4 and Girl Scout Cookies” is the custom cannabis blend Portugal. The Man named after their hit single ‘Feel It Still”.

Portugal. The Man Announce Spring 2017 Tour, First Area Show in 5 Years

  • 1:10 pm Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Kyle Taylor
Portugal. The Man announce Spring 2017 tour

It’s been a while since we’ve heard much from Portugal. The Man, literally and figuratively. It’s been 8 years since they played St. Pete proper and 5 years since their last show in Tampa. Since that Spring 2012 tour, they released Evil Friends, there 7th and most recent studio album. This will end soon. April 8th to be exact, in which Portugal. The Man will take over Jannus Live, and you can enter here to score a pair of tickets from 97X!

The Alaska based indie rockers ended 2016 with a bit of excitement- releasing a new song in response [More]