The summery sweet PDX quartet Oh Darling makes bouncy pop music, a recipe they've continued to follow on their fourth full-length record, Beauty in Commotion, as evidenced by the first lovely taste from that forthcoming record—due out on May 6. "Runaway" is three and a half minutes of stealing away into the swaying, chest-high field grass holding the hand of your first love immediately after mom told you not to go... read more
Power, and Music, to the PeopleThacher Schmid - Feb 15, 2017
Portland musicians embrace the challenge of making important political music in 2017. All scenes and cultures across our city are poised to make powerful new music—from hip-hop emcees Cool Nutz,...
Rock For Damon: A Benefit featuring Derby, The Bella Fayes and Oh Darling at The Secret SocietyRoddy Jasa - Dec 10, 2014
Bass player and guitarist Damon Dunning recently suffered a stroke so his friends and fellow musicians have come together—some performing for the first time in several years—to throw a benefit...
The Top 25 Overlooked Songs of 2014Eric Skelton, Chris Young - Nov 13, 2014
Although 2014 is about to expire, it’s not too late to turn up the volume on these PDX-produced tracks that you may have missed. From Grace Mitchell to Vinnie Dewayne, listen to these potentially...