After a tragedy in its ranks, TV on the Radio is born again.
TV on the Radio guitarist Dave Sitek lives by the
overarching philosophy of “What if?” What if he had a band that blended
all the music he loved, from punk to prog to soul, to the point that
Portland always knew Merrill Garbus was special. Even
before her Tune-Yards project had fully metamorphosed into the
high-definition art funk of 2011’s Whokill and this year’s Nikki Nack, the
Who: Rappers Milc and Brill.
Sounds like: A rap-game John Belushi busting into a church party with strippers, guns and a plate of drugs.
For fans of: Odd Future, early Eminem, Ghostface Killah, Lice
A band is like a family, especially when it’s both.
Indra Dunis’ touring partners are a bunch
of crybabies. They get cranky if they’re in the van too long, never
clean up their own messes and sometimes even soil themselves. She puts
The second-year music festival will take place two months earlier.
In case you were wondering how the inaugural Project Pabst—the music festival sponsored and curated by the brewing company four out of five nitrous-huffing psychopaths prefer—went back in September, we now have a pretty good indication, as the festival is coming back in 2015, albeit tw...
A dance party scheduled to take place tonight at Doug Fir Lounge has been canceled by the venue following an online uproar over the use of racial stereotypes in the artwork being used to promote the event. As first reported by our news partners at More
How the Thermals’ frontman went from shouting down injustice to joking about man boobs.
Comedy is the new punk rock, they say, but in the case of
Hutch Harris, punks are the new comics. In recent weeks, the Thermals’
singer-guitarist has gone from Portland comedy-scene booster to
[CLASSIC POP] When it comes to songwriting, Jesse Bettis
is an unabashed classicist. That was true of Oh Captain My Captain, his
former band, whose widescreen pop drew upon Bowie, Queen and Radi
Comedy and Variety
For Nariko Ott, being funny isn’t a
personality trait, it’s a survival instinct. As the second of four
children raised by a single mother, he knew from a young age that if he