Why it’s time for the indie-rock giants to break up—again.
Frank Black doesn’t care about the Pixies.
He made that clear 20
years ago, when he famously broke up the band via fax, and he
reiterated how few fucks he gives this past fall. Bassist Kim Dea
Blazers All-Star invites local MC to his All-Star Weekend rap battle.
The NBA calls it an All-Star "break," but Damian Lillard must not have received the memo. This weekend in New Orleans, the Blazers' reigning Rookie of the Year and Slam Magazine cover star is making history—and, most likely, a whole bunch of money for himself and his ...
The festival is August 16-17 and will feature 18 bands.
The rumors are indeed true: MusicfestNW is moving to Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Portland's biggest music festival will take place along the banks of the Willamette River on Aug. 16-17 (as opposed to early September) with music taking place all day and 18 acts spread across two stages. As More
Movie Reviews & Stories
First, the bad news: In this RoboCop, no bad
guys get turned into walking piles of toxic waste and splattered across
the hood of a car. It’s PG-13, after all. The good news is almost
Who: Nori Lockhart (vocals, guitar), Ben Dorothy
(drums, vocals), Austin Trask (bass), Adria Ivanitsky (keyboards,
Sounds like: Walking around OMSI blitzed out of your mind w
The Portland MC and new KBOO co-manager talks community radio and the war on hip-hop.
Earlier this month, following a year of internal tumult,
Portland radio station KBOO announced that longtime rapper and activist
Mic Crenshaw—along with Monica Beemer, former executive director
[GROWN-UP SOUL] Attention, Sir Paul: Liv Warfield questions your ornithological knowledge.
“Paul McCartney got
it wrong/ I ain’t never want no song,” the Portland-based belter sings
Jeremy Petersen, longtime producer and host at OPB Radio, has been fired by Oregon Public Broadcasting. According to a post on Petersen's Facebook page, he was called into a meeting on Jan. 28 and told he was being let go. Though he writes that there is "nothing particularly juicy or scandalous to say about it," Petersen adds tha...
With Eyelids, two of Portland’s busiest musicians reclaim their youth.
In a booth at the back of Cup and Saucer Cafe on Northeast
Killingsworth Street, John Moen and Chris Slusarenko are reminiscing
about the good old days—specifically, the days when Slusarenko and