Vortex is proud to announce the inaugural episode of The Gritty Birds Podcast, hosted by producer, artist and publicist Jeni Wren (formerly of Shy Girls and currently the media sponsorship coordinator for PDX Pop Now! and in-house publicist for Self Group), featuring artist and activist Jeremy Wilson. With more than 30 years in the Portland music scene as a seminal artist, activist and, most recently, head of the... read more
Dan Cable Presents: Fountaine Live at the White Eagle Saloon [Video Premiere]Dan Cable - Apr 11, 2018
Watch Portland’s Fountaine perform his song “Saint Michael” live at the White Eagle. Then subscribe to the podcast to hear new episodes every Friday, and catch Fountaine rocking the Crystal...
Advice For The DIY MusicianChris Young - Oct 20, 2017
It’s all about having a head for more than just music. Career DIYers Cool Nutz and Self Group’s Krist Krueger offer some tips. Then get more expert insight at our free, all-ages panel on the...
Blossom: 'Black Magic Woman' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Nov 21, 2016
"We women are stronger together than against each other." See how far Blossom has come and how much further she has to go at night one of The Thesis' two-day, two-year anniversary party at Kelly's...
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...