Swedish sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg serenaded the Wonder Ballroom with their brand of poppy folk on Thursday, May 22. Watch First Aid Kit perform an acoustic rendition of "Ghost Town" at their Portland show.
Life as a Hologram: Superorganism Take Over the WonderBren Swogger - Sep 7, 2018
After a stellar debut and a sold-out Doug Fir set in March, the excitement surrounding Superorganism’s Portland return was high when the band’s latest tour kicked off at the Wonder Ballroom on...
Where Folk Rock Meets Punk: Hop Along at the Wonder BallroomBren Swogger - Aug 14, 2018
Though many shows rely heavily on production to feed the crowd, Hop Along’s set at the Wonder Ballroom proved that raw lyrics and vocal presence are enough to captivate a diverse fanbase.
In Conversation with Roses & RevolutionsBren Swogger - Jul 15, 2018
Prior to their opening set for Gin Wigmore at the Wonder Ballroom, Matt Merritt and Alyssa Coco of the band Roses & Revolutions chatted with Vortex about tour, their influences, and what’s to come...
Three New Records from Three Portland Artists to WatchAndrea Janda, Jeni Wren Stottrup, Ryan J. Prado - Nov 13, 2017
As 2017 comes to a close, the city of Portland continues to pump out solid releases from newcomers as well as established acts. With two sophomore efforts and a debut, these are three names you...