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Top Five Free Portland Jazz Festival Events


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Jazz Conversation: Roy Nathanson & Curtis Fowlkes with Marty Hughley, Sunday, Feb. 19, at The Art BarThese Jazz Passengers know an awful lot about the New York scene, and hopefully they’ve got   More
 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 CASEY JARMAN

Top Five Sellers At Music Millennium, 1/15 - 1/21


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1. Black Keys, El Camino The Akron, Ohio, outfit—which headlines the Rose Garden in May—has gone from baby-faced blues-rock duo to total rock and roll juggernaut. 2. Kathleen Edwards, Voyage   More
 
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 WW MUSIC STAFF

Santa, Please Deliver Me These Top Five Xmas Miracles

by WW Music Editor Casey Jarman


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A new Trail Blazers rap songBecause “Bust a Bucket” is finally getting old and I want to hear Kurt Thomas’ legendary skills on the mic. Come on, Santa, I know you can make this happen.A Ki   More
 
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 CASEY JARMAN

Top Five Actual Lines From Tasha Miller Press Mailings.


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5. “MY PRESENCE WILL BE COMMMANDING. MY REPERTOIRE SENSITIVE AND FULL OF GOODNESS. MY ARRANGEMENTS PRACTICALLY ILLEGAL. MY VOICE OF REASON RIGHT ON.” 4. “my new seamstress from portland o   More
 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 WW MUSIC STAFF

Top Five Into the Woods Videos


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Our favorite Pacific Northwest "music media" site Into the Woods:Feels LIke Home #40, Guidance Counselor The sadly defunct dance-punk group’s Ian Anderson belts the Bushwick-hipster-skewering “   More
 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 JONATHAN FROCHTZWAJG

Top Five Middle States

by Appleseed Cast’s Chris Crisci


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5. Texas On the merit of some very good friends that live there, Texas comes in at No. 5 for me…and what’s not to like about Austin? Texas has many flaws. Its state flag sums it up: the American   More
 
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 WW MUSIC STAFF

Top Five Queer-Ass Slow-Jams

By John Cameron Mitchell


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Teddy Pendergrass, “Turn off the Lights” “Would you rub me down in some burnin’ hot oils, baby, yeah?” Probably the best slow-dance song ever by the (reportedly tranny-chasing) King of the   More
 
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 WW MUSIC STAFF

My Favorite Road Movies

by Fountains of Wayne’s Chris Collingwood


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Tommy Boy I was wrong to dismiss this movie as a throwaway when I first saw it. I know this because it’s 16 years later and I’m still reflexively quoting it like an annoying Monty Python fan.Zab   More
 
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 WW MUSIC STAFF

Stand in the Place Where They Were

Portland artists’ favorite R.E.M. songs.


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Kyle Morton (Typhoon): “What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?” “I listened to my parents’ copy of Monster when I was a little kid and concluded that this song is what ‘rock and roll’ sounds lik   More
 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 WW MUSIC STAFF

Achieving Nirvana

The Top Five albums released on the same day as Nevermind.


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On Sept. 24, 1991, the rock world changed forever. That’s the day Red Hot Chili Peppers released Blood Sugar Sex Magik. And, less notably, some Seattle hair band called Nirvana made its major-labe   More
 
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 CASEY JARMAN
 

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