Though their arcane website encourages fans to "join TEAM YACHT" in a way strikingly similar to the Dharma Initiative, Portland dream team YACHT (comprised of ex-Blow members Jona Bechtolt and Claire Evans) are a deceptively relaxed summertime jam band, heavy on the irono-electrics. Aside from their striking stage presence (the two are known to dress up in everything from neon pyramid costumes to blond bowl cuts), stay for their seasonal jam, "The Summer Song" which amongst other urgings, encourages listeners to move their feet and stay up late, just to talk.
Fri., Aug. 6, 6 p.m., 2010
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