Portugal. The Man might rule the graphs with their single “Feel It Still,” however they’re not giving acclaim a chance to get to them – and one of the ways they demonstrate it is through their style. On Sunday night (Nov. 19), the majority of the band appeared to the 2017 AMAs celebrity lane in laid back coats and tennis shoes. In spite of the fact that this doesn’t mean they didn’t look popular, it was surely more easygoing contrasted with other stars who showed up.
“As much as we adore a reason to spruce up, celebrity main street isn’t the place,” lead artist, John Gourley, solely told Billboard. “That is our method for demonstrating admiration to the craftsmen who worked for those Gucci suits. We aren’t attempting to vie for best look. We’re here to play music and have a decent time.”
Notwithstanding when the spotlight was on them amid the performance of their graph topping hit, the gathering scarcely exchanged up their look and continued onto the phase with just a minor outfit change to more cool streetwear. “We must be us,” Gourley included. “It’s watching ‘Welcome to Hell’ and seeing Ed Templeton in his high waters. We needed to keep it genuine and loose. It’s sufficiently upsetting playing before Diana Ross.”
While plainly they don’t care to attract consideration regarding themselves, vintage shopping is the one thing that separates their closet from other specialists. All things considered, in any event for Gourley.
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“I’ve generally been into thrifting,” he uncovered. “I’m an aficionado of discovering one of a kind pieces and having them custom-made or modified. Of course, there are more advances, yet it can be more reasonable than purchasing something new. To make things more one of a kind, I likewise get stuff weaved. Over that, I watch out for clean vintage glasses and have new focal points put in. It’s substantially less expensive than purchasing fashioner glasses. Simply find what you like and alter.”
By the day’s end, to guarantee they never show signs of change, Gourley affirmed there will dependably be a couple of brands from the places where they grew up that will never leave their storerooms. “We experienced childhood in Alaska and will rep The North Face throughout the day,” he admitted. Being additionally from Portland, they’re supporters of eco-accommodating brand, Older Brother. “They color their clothes with beets, espresso, and turmeric,” the star said. “It’s extraordinary fits and an astonishing name. You can’t turn out badly with it. They’re one of the considerable mysteries of Portland and I regard the damnation out of their image and tender loving care. It’s not very costly either, it’s more about the fit and process.
On the off chance that they needed to commission an uncommon look, Danish architect and artist Henrik Vibskov is at the highest point of the Gourley’s rundown. “He’s most likely my most loved craftsman and originator out there,” the vocalist said. “I would love to work with him for a dramatic plan and garments for performances.”
Watch Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still” performance on the AMAs underneath.