With the seriously soulful octet's debut album so close you can taste it, just know Brownish Black are a force to be reckoned with. And while Life Lessons is due out in exactly one week on June 16 via Portland's Breakup Records, you can feel their powerful presence in the most intimate of settings as they celebrate the record's release at the Goodfoot on Thursday, June 11 with dark soul rockers Thanks. To get... read more
Portland's Best Songs of 2016Eric Skelton, Chris Young - Oct 25, 2016
In the world of #PDXmusic, 2016 was more than bountiful. It was no easy task narrowing down this list but now that you’ve got it, turn it up! Listen to the hottest PDX-produced cuts—from Aminé to...
Thanks: Conquering MountainsChris Young - Aug 1, 2016
"We are completely insignificant in the greater scheme of things—to nature, to the mountains,” says singer and lyricist Jimi Hendrix of her band's recently released sophomore effort full of...
Mixtape Monday: Corbett Fun FestChris Young - Jun 22, 2015
Head a little east on the Fourth of July for more than a little family fun and an impeccably curated lineup of all-local music at Corbett's 44th annual Independence Day festival. Plus, catch the...
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...
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