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
50 Great Albums by Portland Artists in 2020Aaron Colter - Dec 22, 2020
To close out the year, Banana Stand Media co-founder and #PDXmusic maven Aaron Colter lists off 50 great albums by Portland artists in 2020.
Witch Mountain: Goin' Through Changes?Robert Ham - Sep 17, 2020
Two decades in, Witch Mountain's doom metal just can't be ignored.
Artist to Watch: Gaytheist’s Heated New LP Is the Perfect Remedy for Your Pent-Up Quarantine AggressionRyan J. Prado - Apr 8, 2020
The hard-rocking trio should be prepping to get on the road to support their fifth record 'How Long Have I Been On Fire?'—out April 10 via Portland’s Hex Records—but those plans are clearly on...
Cannabis Connections in #PDXmusicChris Young - Apr 14, 2019
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...
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