Gigantic Brewing Is Bigger Than BeerChris Young - May 1, 2017
Gigantic’s brews have a secret ingredient: music. Celebrate five hop-filled years with Y La Bamba, Wooden Indian Burial Ground and Bed. on May 5 at the Star Theater.
Jared Mees: 'Signal Fire' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Mar 10, 2017
Grappling with big issues, the Tender Loving Empire founder returns with a new life-affirming record full of his signature feel-good rock. Ranging from countrified to electronic on 'Life is Long,'...
The Gritty Birds Podcast: Jared Mees of Tender Loving EmpireJeni Wren Stottrup - Jul 14, 2015
Bringing you an insider’s view of the Portland music scene, this week's episode features musician and label honcho Jared Mees.
Empire Expansion: Tender Loving Empire Opens Doors in SE PortlandChris Young - Nov 13, 2014
Expecting to open the doors by Black Friday, TLE's second retail location on Hawthorne will be twice the size of the downtown digs with plenty of room for "epic," interactive environs.
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