Tara Velarde: 'Touch You' [Song Premiere]Chris Young - Mar 13, 2018
Embracing her soulful side, the Oregonian singer-songwriter's new single is a passionate tale of unrequited love. Let her disarm you on March 15 at The Old Church alongside fellow leading ladies...
Power, and Music, to the PeopleThacher Schmid - Feb 15, 2017
Portland musicians embrace the challenge of making important political music in 2017. All scenes and cultures across our city are poised to make powerful new music—from hip-hop emcees Cool Nutz,...
A Conversation of Collaboration: Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop Burn 'Love Letters' TogetherAndrea Janda - Jun 3, 2016
As the duo return to Portland to perform their love songs at a sold-out show on June 3 at the Aladdin Theater, Vortex chats with Jesca Hoop about the co-creation of an album of duets with Iron &...
Wale Brings 'Nothing' to the Roseland TheaterFiona Winicki - Jan 10, 2015
Surely the 'Seinfeld'-obsessed D.C. rapper aims to offer more than 'Simply Nothing' when his tour of the same name hits Portland on January 22.