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POINTS: 45FORMED: Started performing in 2012.SOUNDS LIKE: Going one toke over the line and challenging your subconscious fears to a rap battle—and losing.Myke Bogan’s parents just don’t understa
“Did you see what I put on Instagram?” Carrie Brownstein
asks the table at the Observatory, a homey bistro in Portland’s
Montavilla neighborhood, where she and her once-again bandmates, dr
Modest Mouse, Beirut, Belle and Sebastian, Twin Shadow, Danny Brown and more coming to Waterfront Park in August.
Well, here it is: Your MusicfestNW lineup. I know, I know: "The festival's changed, man." But while it's definitely downsized, there's still a ton to like about what's coming to Waterfront Park in August. Modest Mouse, Beirut, Foster the People and Belle and Sebastian are the big names, but as usual, the true highlights are in the undercard: Danny Brown, Battles, Lady Lamb,...More
Who is Rynne Stump, and how the hell did she get her own music festival?
As Andy Warhol said, “Everyone gets their
15 minutes of fame—and, in the future, their own music festival.” But
when Rynne Stump persuaded Mississippi Studios to let her book a night
[FLOATING FUNK] When they first emerged a
few years ago, the members of Swahili were psychedelic sound-painters
whose work implied rhythm more often than actually providing any. With