Liz Phair

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Monday, Nov. 13, 2023
8 p.m.
Cost: $50 - $194.50
1300 SE Stark St #203
Portland, OR 97214

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This year marks the 30th anniversary of Liz Phair’s beloved debut record, Exile In Guyville, which was first released on June 22, 1993, via Matador. An 18-track double album loosely framed as a song-by-song reply to The Rolling Stones’ Exile on Main St., Exile In Guyville was dubbed a classic upon arrival. The album’s profile has only risen in the ensuing years. It is now regarded as an iconic work and a feminist landmark, recently cracking the top ten of Pitchfork’s “Best 150 Albums of the 1990s” (#4) and the top 100 of  Rolling Stone’s “Best 500 Albums of All Time” (#56).

Today, three decades after the release of her debut, Phair’s influence in contemporary music — particularly over female voices –—resonates more strongly than ever.