In addition to his work as a solo artist, Berblinger plays with other Portland-based artists, performing bass for apocalyptic folk band Roselit Bone and keyboards for singer/songwriter Kassi Valazza. He is also an engineer at Singing Sands Recording Studio, and performs as a live DJ throughout Portland, hosting genre-themed nights such as “Dark Mansion of Forbidden Love,” “Death Trip,” “Black Acid,” and more. Additionally, Berblinger is a professional graphic designer and illustrator.
Christa Buckland grew up in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia and West Virginia, learning to sing in church. After relocating to Portland, Oregon and performing with a variety of local bands, she began writing her own songs in 2018. Shortly after, Christa Buckland and the Broken Hearted came together to grace the stages of Portland country music venues, and beyond.
A triple-shot of amazing roots-rock and Americana goodness!