[STONER METAL] They probably won’t take this as a
compliment, but Sons of Huns really are a bunch of charmers. That’s sort
of the nature of being a metal band in Portland. This ain’t exactly
Harvey’s Comedy Club (436 NW 6th Ave., 241-0338,
harveyscomedyclub.com) has no problem dating itself. If it did, the
owners would’ve taken down the multiple autographed photos of Pauly
Karl Welzein is America. Or, more accurately, he is ’Merica. Under the handle @Dadboner, the beer-swilling, Applebee’s-devouring, jorts-sporting son
of Grand Blanc, Mich., has cultivated a devot
Dear 13-Year-Old Self, Hey, dude. Sorry to bug. I know we corresponded just recently. Well, recently for me. It would’ve been a year ago for you. Time is weird in the future. Anyway, I know you’re probably preoccupied trying to procure your neighbor’s illegal cable box...
Hey everyone! It's Friday. Here are some new videos. What a novel concept, right?! Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks, "Lariat"As you may have heard, Stephen Malkmus—ex-Pavement frontman, fantasy sports enthusiast, newly re-minted Portla...
The casual virtuosity of Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner.
As a child, Stephen Bruner had two favorite toys: a
plastic ThunderCats sword and a bass guitar. That’s how intertwined the
27-year-old musician, who records spaced-out R&B under the name
Dear 12-year-old Matt,
Hey, man. What’re you up to? Let me guess: gearing up for some Monday Night Raw
by listening to those tapes you bought with your birthday money. What’s
On the first single from its upcoming album, the Portland hip-hop trio turns Typhoon into a quiet storm.
More than any other local hip-hop act, TxE has bridged the gap between Portland's rap and indie rock scenes. Between its appearances at PDX Pop Now, past associations with the Amigo/Amiga label and ...
Five new songs from Portland artists you need to hear.
Every Friday, LocalCut collects the week's new Portland music and puts it all in one place for you, the faithful reader, to enjoy. It's like MTV's The Week In Rock, with less Tabitha Soren.1. Souvenir Driver, "Kiss You Close" Souvenir Driver's new full-length album, Living Water, isn't out until April 2014, but the band is slowly (very slowly) leaking tracks...