Arrows In Orbit is a four piece hometown band whose members hail from Portland, London, Jerusalem and Vermont.

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The new recording is Blueprints For Flightandthesongshaveahugeengagingsoundwithanenergyandstylealltheirown.

Active in Portland music since 2001, Paye has played solo and in groups releasing a quartet of albums in the process. Now all his previous forms have morphed into this four-headed Hydra of song. The sound and the grooves cook and simmer, the vocals are clear and the interplay within the group is danceable, formidable and aware.

The band’s debuts its first single, The New You, Wednesday November 16 at The Liquor Store, 3341 SE Belmont. Sharing the evening are: The Secret Sea (Israeli artist Amit Erez with a new album Everest) and Glasys. Tickets are $7 and music begins at 9 pm for 21+ over.

Listen to their preview track, The Sound of Amplified Youth, at arrowsinorbit.bandcamp.com.