Empowering, inspirational, relatable and, of course, catchy. These are just a few of the components that an artist must harness to create a pop hit with staying power. A song that speaks to multitudes, while somehow feeling intensely personal to each listener. With the song “Famous,” Laryssa Birdseye deftly crafts a picture of a struggling dreamer’s road to self actualization. “[It’s] sort of a tribute to all the... read more
Laryssa Birdseye: 'Press Play' [Music Video]Brendan Swogger - Dec 23, 2019
Taking a more upbeat, pop direction, Portland’s Laryssa Birdseye returns with a brand new EP, ‘Press Play,’ alongside a titular single and its accompanying 80s-inspired music video.
Camp Crush: 'Fireflies' [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Oct 23, 2019
Honing their soaring synth sound on the new EP ‘Feel Something,’ celebrate Camp Crush's prolific DIY spirit at the Doug Fir on November 4 with The Slants—playing their final show ever!—and Shy...
Laryssa Birdseye: 'Never Have Children' [Song Premiere]Brendan Swogger - Jul 24, 2019
Two years after the release of her debut album, the Portland singer-songwriter returns with a brand new single and a soon-to-come sophomore record exploring the grief of heartbreak.
Camp Crush: ‘Speak To You’ [Video Premiere]Kelsey Greco - Jan 24, 2019
In the face of convenience culture and social media, Camp Crush lives by one radical rule: Get offline, get out and get connected. Celebrate the release of their new synthy EP ‘Run’ at the Doug...
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