Field Report's Chris Porterfield on His New Album, Growing Up, and Milwaukee's Best Bands

By Alicia Dennis on
(Big Hassle)There are some devastating lines on Field Report, the eponymous album from the Milwaukee band fronted by Chris Porterfield, formerly of DeYarmond Edison. Porterfield, who once planned to become a journalist, strings his words together carefully into pretty story songs that together hold an almost cinematic narrative power. Many of his songs depict a heartbreaking hesitation to act, exploring what Porterfield describes as "the process of getting over yourself and submitting to...Read Full Story