The good, the bad and the weird of 2017, in 19 lists.
How friends, family and admirers will remember the Portland punk legend.
Cole had been admitted to the hospital last month and treated for bleeding in his liver.
A procedure to stop bleeding in his liver was successful, but the Portland punk legend faces “a lot of recovery time.”
A new Dead Moon book and record set is also being released by Mississippi Records.
They were the first band to play legendary club Satyricon, and featured a young Andrew Loomis on drums.
While many of his peers have slowed down, left town or passed on, he’s still here, often posted up at Old Portland haunts like My Father’s Place, telling stories behind a line of empty glasses.
Today, the music site everyone loves to pretend to hate published a list of the 50 Best Indie Rock Albums of the Pacific Northwest.
“Fred cannot handle being up onstage for an hour and a half with a 25 pound guitar wrapped around his head.”
“I can confidently say there has never been a sweeter, more die-hard rock ‘n’ roller to ever walk these streets. And he was always on these streets.”