Portugal. The Man kicks off Spring Back to Vail festivities

Portugal. The Man kicks off Spring Back to Vail festivities
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By caramie schnell

The members of Portugal. The Man got a bit of a gut check on a cross-country flight in March. Last month, following a pair of shows at SXSW in Austin, Texas, the members of Portugal. The Man hopped a flight to South Africa. Ten minutes into the flight, the plane was forced to make an emergency landing.“That was pretty scary,” said bassist Zach Carothers. “One of our engines blew up at around 10,000 feet. Everyone started writing their loved ones as the flight attendants prepped us for a crash landing.”For Carothers, the intense experience clued him into something pretty important.“At …

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