After eight years, Portland’s Aan finally releases its debut album.
Bud Wilson shakes his head. He can’t believe it’s taken
this long for his band, the Portland experimental-pop group Aan, to put
out a proper record. EPs and things resembling albums have surfa
I was told we couldn't say anything until now, but The Smashing Pumpkins play Saturday, Sept. 11 at the Wonder Ballroom for MFNW (with opener Bad City). Yup, that Smashing Pumpkins. Well, not the band in the Simpsons pic, exactly—Remember, the Pumpkins currently feature Billy Corgan, 20-year-old Beaverton drummer Mike Byrne (perspective: the band began two years before his birth) and...well, ...