Birth Place: Portland, Oregon
Years Active: 2000-present
Genres: Experimental Rock, Indie Rock
Menomena is an indie rock band from Portland, Oregon, and currently made up of Justin Harris and Danny Seim. Both members of the band share singing duties and frequently swap instruments while recording. Menomena began as a side project of Seim's solo project Lackthereof. The band formed in late 2000, when Brent Knopf graduated from Dartmouth College and returned to Portland to collaborate with Harris and Seim. Menomena played their first show in July 2001, at Meow Meow, a now-defunct all ages venue in Portland. Their debut album, “I Am the Fun Blame Monster!,” was self-released in May 2003. It was re-released by FILMguerrero in 2004, and then again by Barsuk/FILMguerrero in 2007. A whit...