Portland indie-folk institution Norfolk & Western
is playing its first show in four years this week. Here, frontman Adam
Selzer recalls the band’s 2002 European tour with Sparklehorse.&nbs
Quasi playing a record-release show for its album, Featuring “Birds”, at Jackpot Records on Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard, in 1998.
“This was the start of the busiest period for Quasi
Years ago, Ural Thomas rejected the cruelty of the music industry. But the Pain brought him back.
Ural Thomas has lots of stories. He’s been around the
block, you might say, even though he’s lived in the same North Portland
house—which he claims to have rebuilt himself, using all recycle
You Can Ride A Beam Of Light Like A Musical Strum (Mindwave)
Space Waves bassist-vocalist Sarah Bourland unwittingly
sums up the entirety of her band’s second full-length a mere 25 seconds
into the song “Underworld”: “Nothing’s quite wrong/But it�
Portland’s music scene has changed a lot in the last 10
years. Venues once at the center of the local music circuit, like the
Meow Meow and the Blackbird, have faded into memory, taking innumera
[DREAM POP] Ari Shine and Adrienne Pierce had already amassed their own singer-songwriter honors (a Grammy nod and primetime soap placements, respectively) before meeting, marrying, moving to B.C. and ...
9 pm. | $6 advance, $8 day of show. | Age Classification: 21+