Just five days into the new year and Vortex’s live music calendar is already filling up. My first pick of 2015 features a singer-songwriter who I’ve long adored (and previously wrote about the last time she visited the Doug Fir): Waxahatchee, otherwise known as Katie Crutchfield. Even though she didn’t release a record in 2014 (her previous effort, Cerulean Salt, was released in 2013 to glowing critical acclaim),... read more
The Ghost Ease's Elegant DestructionSam Gehrke - Feb 17, 2016
From PDX to NYC, The Ghost Ease are set to decimate the nation’s ears, playing music as honest and 'RAW' as their personalities. Catch the dynamic trio celebrating the release of their new 'Live...
Us Lights: 'Legs' [Video Premiere]Katey Trnka - Oct 28, 2015
Already a few tracks into what’s shaping up to be their sophomore release and aiming to unveil it spring of next year, get your first insight into the band's efforts in a new video live from their...
Up In The Trees: Recapping Treefort 2015Justin Chase - Apr 2, 2015
Four days of sights and sounds from Boise's preeminent introduction to the festival season. Photos by Emma Browne
Us Lights: 'Home' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Feb 6, 2015
The band and director threw a premiere party last night at Holocene, but now Vortex has it here for your internet-viewing pleasure!
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