Life is sweetest for those that continue to savor its flavors. Rightfully indulging, Sallie Ford is gobbling it up right now. After a mutual disbanding of the Sound Outside last year, Ford put the wheels in motion to make her dream of an all-female rock band come true. Assembling an outstanding cast of talented musicians with extensive resumes, the creative juices began to flow. And less than a year later, Sallie... read more
Sallie Ford's Soul-Searching JourneyChris Young - Feb 9, 2017
Struggling with depression and confidence in her musical abilities, Ford leans into her retro-modern rock and roll influences on 'Soul Sick.' Hear her emerge from the darkness at a free release...
At the Altar of the Three Muses: Women, Music and Fashion in PortlandAndrea Janda - Mar 20, 2015
In the space where music, fashion and women coalesce, the city is being shaped by a creative class of female musicians who are in the spotlight, ceaselessly defining the silhouettes, the sounds...
A Family Affair With The FordsChris Young - Nov 19, 2014
A day out with Sallie Ford and her decidedly original family. Photo by Benjamin Wu
Portraits of Portland MusicChris Young - May 5, 2014
Seven musicians of diverse genres and backgrounds offer their perspectives on the community, culture and business that’s alive in Portland’s music scene today—featuring insight and anecdotes from...
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Sallie Ford and Old Light at the Wonder Ballroom on Dec. 13, 2014Photos by John Alcala
December 15, 2014 7:30pm
Behind the Scenes at Mississippi Studios with Sallie Ford, Tope, Zia McCabe of The Dandy Warhols, Natasha Kmeto, Lewi Longmire, Jose Medeles of 1939 Ensemble and Skip vonKuske of The Portland Cello ProjectPhotos by Autumn Andel
April 7, 2014 9:00am
Sallie Ford's Final Night with The Sound Outside at the Doug Fir Lounge with Wooden Indian Burial Ground on Dec. 21, 2013Photos by Kyle Carnes
February 27, 2014 10:51am