Typhoon’s in-house producer readies his masterpiece.
The past year of Paul Laxer’s life is coming down to four plinking piano notes.
It’s a chilly
Thursday afternoon, and the 28-year-old producer is in his Northeast
Portland mixing studi
Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master is the
film Scientology maybe doesn’t want you to see. But while it makes
deliberate allusions to L. Ron Hubbard’s sci-fi pseudo-religion, that’s
MusicPickathon has long been one of the most unique festival-going experiences—nestled among the trees on Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, it legitimately feels like summer camp—and in the last few years, the lineup has shifted to reflect that uniqueness. It hasn't abandoned its roots as a, um, roots music festival, it's expanded on them, making it unlik...
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
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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,