Sallie Ford has found her footing again. The life of an artist can be an insecure one. Every time you record new music, you can’t help but wonder how people will respond—or if they’ll even care. While it’s an out-of-control feeling, artists like Ford are driven to create despite inherent uncertainties. The process is therapeutic, and Soul Sick was Ford’s way of dealing with personal issues like insecurity, anxiety... read more
At the Altar of the Three Muses: Women, Music and Fashion in PortlandAndrea Janda - Mar 20, 2015
In the space where music, fashion and women coalesce, the city is being shaped by a creative class of female musicians who are in the spotlight, ceaselessly defining the silhouettes, the sounds...
A Family Affair With The FordsChris Young - Nov 19, 2014
A day out with Sallie Ford and her decidedly original family. Photo by Benjamin Wu
Sallie Ford and Summer Cannibals at the Doug Fir LoungeRoddy Jasa - Oct 7, 2014
Portland’s favorite female rocker is set to kick off her fall tour and celebrate the release of her new album with her new band—in the same venue where she left off with the old one—on October 10.
Portraits of Portland MusicChris Young - May 5, 2014
Seven musicians of diverse genres and backgrounds offer their perspectives on the community, culture and business that’s alive in Portland’s music scene today—featuring insight and anecdotes from...
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