In Sickness and in Health: Panic! at the Disco’s Death of a Bachelor TourBrendan Swogger - Mar 28, 2017
Plagued by a high fever, Brendon Urie refused to cancel his band’s Portland show, instead sweating it out with a passionate and powerful performance at Portland’s Moda Center supported by...
A Brief History of Phases: An Interview with Z BergBrendan Swogger - Aug 12, 2016
On the cusp of kicking off their tour with Fitz and the Tantrums, Phases’ Z Berg talks to Vortex about the band's beginnings, transformation, debut album and creating their live shows. See them on...
More Than A Band: An Interview with Boston's Gary PihlSarah Midkiff - Jun 28, 2016
The band's longtime guitarist and gearhead chats about his life before Boston as well as his decades with the classic rock staples as they celebrate 40 years with a performance at the Moda Center...
How Big, How Beautiful: Florence and the Machine at Veterans Memorial ColiseumBrendan Swogger - Nov 2, 2015
Helming an arena for the first time in Portland, Florence Welch and Co. delivered the high-intensity, love-filled, shimmering gold set that only they could bring. Photo by Corey Terrill