Lively, a Seattle-based music startup that connects fans to their favorite artists by providing high-quality recordings of live performances, today announced it has partnered with Portland, Ore.-based rock band Portugal. The Man to offer audio and video from its Sept. 27, 2013, show at New York City’s Terminal 5. The live performance content is available for download exclusively via the free Lively app.
The Terminal 5 show was the first stop on the Portugal. The Man fall 2013 North American tour in support of their new album “Evil Friends.” Known for combining electrifying audio with mesmerizing images during their live shows, the band performed a set list featuring songs from the new album including “Purple Yellow Red and Blue,” “Atomic Man” and “Modern Jesus,” along with favorites such as “So American” and “Guns and Dogs” from previous albums.
“We pride ourselves on being a touring band. We work very hard to give a great and unique performance,” said Portugal. The Man singer John Gourley. “From tour to tour or even night to night our performance changes. We have recorded a lot of shows ourselves and never released them and we know a lot of people record our shows and share them, but Lively came around and offered us an alternative that we are excited to use.”