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The Thermals get dark with Desperate Ground

Author: Jian Ghomeshi
04/25/2014 | CBC Radio | | Feature
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Portland-based rockers The Thermals heat up our Portland live show with performances from their latest record, Desperate Ground. The record, which marks their 10th anniversary, sees the band examining the act of killing -- a dark contrast to their buoyant pop-punk music. The also sit down for a proper chat with Jian to discuss the new record, life in Portland and how they've managed to stay relevant for over a decade.