Festival Review: The Sasquatch Superlatives

The best things we saw and heard at the annual Memorial Day Weekend extravaganza.

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Music
While Sasquatch remains the most mellow of the upper-tier North American gatherings, each passing year finds the festival at odds with the region’s formerly rockist tendencies, casting the widest net possible in hopes of getting anyone and everyone in the Pacific Northwest and beyond on the grass with a Bud Light Lime-a-Rita in their hands. Plenty of bands who make a ruckus with guitar, bass ...   More
 
Friday, May 29, 2015 PETE COTTELL

Cuts of the Week

The five must-hear songs from Portland artists this week.

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Music
Each week, LocalCut collects the best new Portland music and puts it all in one place for you, the faithful reader, to enjoy. It's like The Week In Rock, with less Tabitha Soren. 1. New Move, “When Did We Stop?” New Move released its “When Did We Stop?” single on March 22, along with two bonus cuts and remixes of each. This song embodies much of what New Move has been about to date—clean, ...   More
 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 WW MUSIC STAFF

The Pickathon Superlatives

From Angel Olsen and Diarrhea Planet to shirtless bros, feral children and fried chicken buns, here are the best things we heard, saw and consumed at Pickathon 2014.

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Music
“There are a lot of music festivals,” said Andrew Savage of Parquet Courts early into his band’s set amongst the trees of Pendarvis Farm, “but there’s only one Pickathon.” The slacker affect of his voice may have muddled his sincerity, but there’s no arguing against the truth of that statement. Pickathon is truly one of a kind—to the point that it probably doesn’t even deserve to ...   More
 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 WW MUSIC STAFF

Top Five Names We Rejected in Favor of Diarrhea Planet

by Diarrhea Planet


Top 5
The Don Knotts Bowel Movement This one just didn’t roll off the tongue as well as “Diarrhea Planet.” Band names longer than two or three words are generally kind of irritating. Mountain of   More
 
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 WW MUSIC STAFF

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