Eight Portland music video directors you need to know.
Twenty years ago, it used to be that only Axl Rose and
Michael Jackson could afford to make music videos that looked like
glorified short films. Now, with the advent of the Internet and
How Ganja Jon went from nontoker to Portland pot legend.
Marijuana saved Jon Hamm’s life.
Sure, the kidney
transplant helped. But if it weren’t for pot, the 27-year-old from
Roseburg wouldn’t have had the will to make it to the hospital.
A consumer’s guide to keeping your high—and everything that goes with it—local.
IMAGE: Morgan Green-Hopkins1. Oil Rig
Available at: Mellow Mood, 4119 SE Hawthorne Blvd., 235-7473, mellowmood.com ($1,700)
Hash oil is the new chronic—it’s basically THC
Scouting reports for five honorary Harlem Globetrotters.
What’s harder than beating the Harlem
Globetrotters? Becoming an honorary Harlem Globetrotter. In the
organization’s 86-year history, only eight nonplayers have been named to
the team, and o
Hit the black lights, weed is almost legal. Forget everything you know about pot culture.
The highs, they are a-changin’.
On Nov. 6, 2012,
America’s relationship with marijuana entered a hazy new era. Two
states, including Oregon’s northern neighbor, voted to legalize pot,
Destroying the Wonder Ballroom and the Portland School of Rock!
MusicRed Fang rules. They rule so hard, in fact, that just one live video won't cut it. Thanks to the folks at Generator, we're gifting you two clips of the Portland stoner metal heroes. The first, from this past Sunday, shows the band destroying a packed and feverish Wonder Ballroom crowd with "Crow...
Four Portland artists critique each other’s new albums.
Everyone’s a critic—even artists, who are
predisposed to hating critics. So, with several major Portland albums
dropping Feb. 19, we let the artists do our jobs for us and take a shot
MusicBim Ditson goes to more shows than you. Don't feel bad: He goes to more shows than just about anyone. And sometimes, he takes pictures with his cell phone. In this new column, we're letting Bim—whom you might know as the drummer for garage-pop misfits And And And—show you where he's been and who he's seen this week, and tell you where to go and who to see in the week ahea...More