Top Portastatic Albums
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Some Small History
Some Small History
[2008]
Be Still Please
Be Still Please
[2006]
Who Loves the Sun
Who Loves the Sun
[2006]
I Wanna Know Girls - EP
I Wanna Know Girls - EP
[2005]
Bright Ideas
Bright Ideas
[2005]
Looking For A Power Supply
Looking For A Power Supply
[2005]
Autumn Was a Lark
Autumn Was a Lark
[2003]
The Summer of the Shark
The Summer of the Shark
[2003]
The Perfect Little Door
The Perfect Little Door
[2001]
Looking for Leonard (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
Looking for Leonard (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
[2001]
De Mel, De Melão - EP
De Mel, De Melão - EP
[2000]
The Nature of Sap
The Nature of Sap
[1997]
Slow Note from a Sinking Ship
Slow Note from a Sinking Ship
[1995]
Scrapbook - EP
Scrapbook - EP
[1995]
I Hope Your Heart Is Not Brittle
I Hope Your Heart Is Not Brittle
[1994]
Related Information for Portastatic
Though Mac McCaughan has plenty to keep him busy – playing in Superchunk, managing the successful Merge Records – he also spends time recording under the moniker of Portastatic. In 1993, Tom Scharpling of 18 Wheeler Records asked to release some of McCaughan's lo-fi, four-track Portastudio recordings; his request was met by the singles "Sandals with White Socks" and "Starter". Since then the side-project has recorded (using a variety of lineups) six full length albums, several singles, and two movie soundtracks. In 1994, McCaughan released his first Portastatic album I Hope Your Heart Is Not Brittle; followed in 1995 by a second album, Slow Note from a Sinking Ship, and the "Scrapbo... read more