Casey Neill & the Norway Rats fuse modern rock with punk, Americana, and Celtic styles. The Norway Rats are an assemblage of Portland's finest musos [link] whose shows alternate between desolate ballads and raucous rave-ups. With a raspy voice, well crafted songs and a crack band, Casey Neill has carved out a widespread fan-base throughout the US, Canada, Japan, and Britain. His music has been praised by such voices as diverse as Steve Earle, Jello Biafra, Punk Planet and Utne Reader; a testament to his ability to reach diverse audiences. .