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The Thermals Release a Video Game

You read that right: the local punk rockers have released a Nintendo-era game complete with swords, wings, and ghouls.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/13/2013


Q&A: Norfolk & Western's Adam Selzer

The multitalented musician talks about his new graphic novel, which chronicles a lonely seven-week tour supporting a Christian rock band.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 10/30/2013


The Neo Boys & the Roots of Portland Vintage Style

The pioneering all-female '70s punk band looks back on retro shopping's dirt-cheap glory days.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 10/28/2013


Tickets on Sale Friday for Pixies Show at the Schnitzer on Feb 19

The legendary early 90's indie rockers continue their decade-long victory lap with a new string of US dates. Get your tickets for the Portland date on Friday.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 10/09/2013


Slide Show: Musicfest's Best Photos

Choice shots from Portland's biggest music event.

  • Published 09/17/2013


Wrapping Up MusicfestNW

Our team of showgoers recaps the six-day, 150-plus-act, 16-venue sonic extravaganza. Plus, the best fest photos.

  • By Nathan Tucker, Marco España, and Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 09/17/2013


Q&A: The Blow

The New York-via-Portland art-pop duo, playing TBA Sunday and Monday, talks about pop music, their new album, and Lady Gaga.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 09/11/2013


10 Under-the-Radar MusicfestNW Acts You Must See

Skip the big names for these amazing underground artists. (Plus, win tickets to a dance party!)

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 08/29/2013


Slide Show: Fall Arts Guide 2013

We asked the arts organizations included in our Fall Arts Guide to step inside the photo booth, and here are their crazy results—–knives, wigs, babies, and all!

  • Published 08/20/2013


Win Tix to Chris Isaak at the Zoo

We're running a "wicked game" to give away two passes to the singer and guitarist's August 25 zoo show.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 08/13/2013


Pickathon Slide Show Recap

Feist makes you cry (before rocking the amp), Andrew Bird strips down, and Sharon Van Etten compares Pickathon to summer camp. We have it all in pictures.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/12/2013


Q&A: Paul Allen on His Star-Studded Album

The Microsoft co-founder (and Blazers owner) releases a benefit record today with the likes of Joe Walsh, Ann and Nancy Wilson, and Chrissie Hynde. We’re kind of jealous.

  • By Aaron Scott and John Chandler
  • Published 08/06/2013


Stream Typhoon's New Album, 'White Lighter'

The album is due out August 20, but you can listen now at NPR.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/05/2013


Remembering Elliott Smith

Collaborators and friends of Elliott Smith share their favorite memories and songs before a star-studded memorial show.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 08/01/2013


Profile: Summer Cannibals

The Portland rockers release their debut album, No Makeup, on August 1 at Mississippi Studios. But mostly, we talk rock and roll, cheap beer, and side boob.

  • By Emily Gravlin
  • Published 07/27/2013


Special Bamboo Entry to Pickathon Festival

This year the music will sound even better once you walk through the entry gate made by PSU architecture students for a design-build studio.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/25/2013


Marketing Portland's Music to the Masses

Sara Matarazzo, Chris Funk, and a budding local cluster of music connoisseurs are making Portland a capital for a new music industry, one ad at a time.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 07/23/2013


Win Tix to Steve Martin with the Symphony

The comedian plays banjo—yes, he does that—with the Oregon Symphony and bluegrass combo Steep Canyon Rangers Oct. 3. We've got two tickets to give away.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 07/22/2013


Top Things To Do This Weekend: July 18–21

Just about every music festival and artist you want to see is performing this weekend. Take a look at our picks to figure out your sonic and outdoors schedule.

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/18/2013


The Jupiter Hotel Goes Postal

The lowdown on the Jupiter Hotel's VIP Suite package during The Postal Service's Rose Garden tour stop

  • By Emily Gravlin
  • Published 07/09/2013
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