Junk Culture


Deepak Mantena ditched the guitar for a cheap pocket sampler, resulting in the the glitchy, looping, flickering-neon pastiches heard on his fibrillating 2009 debut EP, West Coast, which he characterizes as “a love letter to outer space.” Onstage, the Portlander is joined by his drumming brother, Nitin, and the duo reportedly rock out as though that sampler still were a tale-spinning ax. With Wish.

Sun., Sept. 12, 9 p.m., 2010