You might assume that a band who has released just two records in the past 10 years is easily distracted. Lacks focus, drive and ambition, the report card might read—but that doesn’t tell the whole story. The reality is, writing and recording music is anything but a walk in the park for Bud Wilson, the singer, songwriter and guitarist behind Aan—a band that’s been making a blend of impassioned, restless, noisy rock... read more
Get Lost in Aan's Own Little WorldRyan J. Prado - Jun 12, 2019
Bud Wilson tried exploring every weird corner while making his third record 'Losing My Shadow'—out June 13 via Fresh Selects. Celebrate its release at Mississippi Studios on June 19 with Korgy &...
Golden Brown’s Casey Burge Talks CraftVanessa Soza - Apr 17, 2017
The Minden frontman talks about his solo work and what keeps him going in our vibrant local music scene.
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...
Portland's Best New Music for Your Summer PlaylistEric Skelton, Chris Young - Jul 27, 2016
Summer is in full swing and that means backyard barbecues, campouts, road trips, or just a good reason to open the windows and crank up the volume. Let the world know you’re listening to the...
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