Long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a little power-pop
group from Memphis was once as famous as the Beatles. Children by the
millions sang odes to the lead singer, and teenagers of the 1970s
Plus a stack of vinyl courtesy of Metal Postcard Records!
As you may have heard, there are a few music festivals going on in Portland this weekend. There's PDX Pop Now, of course. But there's also the 8 Track Relay, which combines a who's-who of Northwest luminaries—Menomena, Blitzen Trapper, Cave Sin...
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Few people, I’m guessing, have been to Harrisville, R.I., site of the alleged true-life incident that inspired The Conjuring.
But everyone will find it familiar: an isolated nowhere town where
Revisiting the first edition of Portland’s all-ages music tradition a decade later.
In 2004, a group of 50 musicians and aficionados, spurred by a
conversation on a Web forum, met at the Lucky Lab to discuss how to
better connect the community of Portland to the music being made
[LOVE STONED] In describing the aesthetic of the Memories’
second batch of basement-pop balladry, “lo-fi” doesn’t quite cut it: If
it turned out the band fashioned its four-track into a sm
The Etsy shirt design that sparked a bazillion other Internet parodies. Bonus points for the “Meow War” spinoff.Black Fag
Don’t freak out: It’s a gay Black Flag cover band from, ahe
Like basketball? Like bands? Like winning stuff? Then this is the contest for you!
It's not March, but Rigsketball is certainly madness. Now in its third year, the makeshift local-music basketball tournament, organized by the boozy punk army known as And And And and played at various locations around town on a hoop affixed to its tour van, is nearly as much ...
Chris Newman shouldn’t be here. Not in
Portland, not in the yellow house near Mount Tabor where he lives with
his girlfriend and her daughter, not leaning back in a chair in his