And other true facts ahead of Oregon's funnest little electronic festival.
Without their 10,000-square-foot Odditorium in Northwest Portland, would the band have become elder statesmen of this city’s music scene?
Paul Simon, Leon Bridges, Richmond Fontaine, and Deep Sea Diver—it's all coming together in Portland this month, our first post-Prince. We salute the Purple one and more in this 20-song playlist culled from live shows lined up for May.
We talked to beloved Portland record producer Tucker Martine, ahead of Songs We Love Live—Tiny Desk Concerts' touring show—coming to the Doug Fir on May 9.
The Baltimore–based band went for a journey via their Crystal Ballroom show on Thursday, and invited Portlanders along for the ride.
The album, book, festival, and play you can’t miss this month
Oh, this is what it sounds like. We take a moment to honor the style evolution of a legend.
In a new column, Casey Jarman delivers dispatches from Portland’s music scene.
The author and Richmond Fontaine front man talks art rock, playing wasted, and his legendary Portland band’s final days.
A new audio tour guides listeners on a musical ramble through the North Portland neighborhood.
A new project by the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble takes the stories of three heroic Oregonians to help us look to the future. With added jazz, of course.
Shook Twins play the Doug Fir, nondancers get their groove on, and the curtain goes up on a slew of new theater productions. Welcome to the weekend.
Rebecca Jacobson, Ramona DeNies, and Sylvia Randall-Muñoz
The avant-garde rockers play the Aladdin, in a show that includes a screening of a documentary mining their 40-plus-year career.
With hand surgeries now behind him, the legendary pianist is back to perform Beethoven’s jaw-dropping masterpiece, Hammerklavier.
And why he’s putting on a Sondheim celebration at the Alberta Rose.
From Prince Rama’s ’80s inspired psych rock to Elgar’s 1908 classic Symphony no. 1, the concert scene in Portland this month runs the musical gamut.
The concert, web series, and book you can’t miss this month.
From a St. Johns rapper to a preteen actor, these are the rising stars to watch.
Billy Corgan and his crew embarked upon their month-long acoustic mission last night at the Schnitz.
The thrash metal titans play the Roseland this Sunday. Cool. I'll be over here in the corner rocking quietly.