Here’s a hot tip for those of you who like your rock uncompromisingly heavy: Chicago’s Russian Circles are headlining a bill with Portland’s own Witch Mountain and Gaytheist at Mississippi Studios on May 6. If you’re in the know about any of these three bands, the occassion that all three are going to be congregating on a single evening for our listening/face-melting pleasure should be enough to make you salivate.... read more
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Whether it’s 4/20 or just Friday, we’ve crowdsourced Portland’s most tokeable tunes from those with the finest taste in cannabis and music. Whether explicitly about bringing a blunt through or...
Portland's Best New Music for Your Summer PlaylistEric Skelton, Chris Young - Jul 27, 2016
Summer is in full swing and that means backyard barbecues, campouts, road trips, or just a good reason to open the windows and crank up the volume. Let the world know you’re listening to the...
Eat The RichRyan J. Prado - Oct 19, 2015
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Portland For Sale: Peeling Away PortlandiaChris Young - Oct 19, 2015
What’s being sold versus what’s real—the Portland brand isn’t true for everyone. From hip-hop to heavy metal, two underground scenes demonstrate this fact. Find out what it means to go from...
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