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A Work In Progress: How Portland’s Music Scene Can Shift Towards HealingOlivia Awbrey - Feb 14, 2019
#MeToo is an international movement that affects individuals at all levels, and Portland's creative community is not immune to the toxicity that often pervades the entertainment industry. But we...
Horror, Identity and Glitter: An Interview with Sweeping ExitsKathryn Hensch - Jun 8, 2017
Finding inspiration in 'Rocky Horror' and multifaceted storytelling, Sweeping Exits deliver a richly developed tale on 'Glitter & Blood.' Celebrate its release at Black Water Bar on June 9.
A Guide to All-Ages Music in PortlandChris Young - Aug 3, 2016
Although access to all-ages events may be tough to come by at times, there are still plenty of tireless advocates working to bolster the scene in our city.
Rejecting: 'No Minors Allowed'Cameron Crowell - Aug 2, 2016
While 21-and-over events dominate the Portland music landscape, an active group of underagers are making their own underground, all-ages scene happen.
Finishing the Hunt: A Conversation with Young Hunter’s Benjamin BlakeAusten Krantz - Mar 17, 2016
Singer-songwriter Benjamin Blake discusses the band’s new self-titled LP, which will drop March 20, followed by an album release show on Marcsh 26 at Black Water Bar. Plus hear a brand new track...
Eat The RichRyan J. Prado - Oct 19, 2015
Exploring reality versus perception of Portland’s heavy music underground. Photo by Drew Bandy