Mitch Wilson has spent years behind the scenes. Whether drumming for the PDX-based pop rock band The Hugs, competing in numerous jazz festivals, or spending some time on Broadway filling the drum chair for the production A Night With Janis Joplin, the Portland native "needed change," he says. "After seven years, I was done with New York City. The thought literally stopped me in my tracks." He'd had some of the... read more
Dazzleships Records: 'Raised By Women' [Album Premiere]Katey Trnka - Oct 20, 2018
In an effort to promote local women artists and pay it forward, Dazzleships Records has compiled tracks from some of Portland's best for an album to benefit those in need.
Dan Cable Presents: Skull Diver Live from Mountain Air Studios [Video Premiere]Dan Cable - Jun 15, 2017
Watch Portland’s Skull Diver perform “Flaming June” plus listen to the entire live session and interview with Dan Cable—and then subscribe to the podcast to hear new episodes every Friday. And...
Three Portland Artists to Watch This SpringJeni Wren Stottrup, Mac Smiff, Ryan J. Prado - Apr 26, 2017
This city is so full of talent that it’s easy to miss rising acts the first time around. But consistency is key and two of these artists have shown a penchant for pop aesthetics fused with gloom...
Vortex On VinylChris Young - Apr 20, 2017
To celebrate our third birthday, we asked 11 of our favorite local artists to give us an unreleased song and, thanks to Vinyl On Demand, we cut Portland’s hottest new tracks to wax! 'Our City, Our...
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