Published Sep 30, 2010Portland-based experimental rock outfit Menomena played a generous set from their impressive catalogue to an already pipin' hot crowd. The audience's anticipation for Menomena was palpable - and who wouldn't want to hear what all the fuss is about? The three-piece are riding high on the buzz generated by their latest album, Mines, and their performance proved that they're a band actually worth the hype. Even though Menomena are a notorious "studio band," the chemistry between the members makes for a live show not to be missed. These guys use innovative technology combined with good old-fashioned songwriting to deliver a captivating performance, affirming once and for all that they're somethin' like a Menomena.