With his stunning new album, Perfume Genius stops being sad and starts getting even.
From a young age, Mike Hadreas has been keenly aware that
his existence makes other people uncomfortable. To put it lightly, that
used to bum him out. The first two albums he released as Perfume
Earlier this month, Paul Revere, singer, organist and namesake of Portland garage-rock legends Paul Revere and the Raiders, succumbed to cancer at age 76, leaving behind a legacy of classic '60s nuggets such as "Kicks," "Hungry" and the punk touchstone "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone." A...
It's official, Portland: You can start loving Carrie Brownstein again!
In 2006, when Sleater-Kinney played its final show ever at the Crystal Ballroom, an invisible clock began running, counting down to the legendary Portland-via-Olympia riot grrrls' eventual reunion. It just felt inevitable, considering the group didn't seem to implode with acrimony, and because, let's face it, no one stays broken up anymore these days. Well, that clock has finally hit zero.More
Movie Reviews & Stories
Nick Cave is one of rock ’n’ roll’s great liars. He admits as much in 20,000 Days on Earth.
The way he sees it, the truth is a sea serpent that exists below the
surface of a song, and his
Bob Dylan and Jimmy Buffett are playing Portland the same
night. One is the poet laureate of the ’60s, a bard of social upheaval
and one of most crucial all-around figures of the 20th century. T
Who: Josh McCaslin (vocals, guitar); Victor Franco
(guitar); Don Ankrom (bass); Barry A. Walker Jr. (pedal steel); Daniel
Gruszka, David Binnig, Poom Aempoo (trumpets); Peter Mullally (baritone