Breaking Free: A Conversation with Tove StyrkeEric Skelton - May 8, 2015
On the eve of her first US tour, Vortex caught up with Swedish pop artist Tove Styrke to discuss ghost towns, feminism and her upcoming sophomore album, 'Kiddo.' She'll make her Portland debut at...
Keeping an Eye on EyelidsJohn Chandler - Jul 2, 2014
Five Portland elder statesmen assemble as a “fun necessity”—an excuse to practice background vocals and eat Mexican food. With the debut LP '854' out on Jealous Butcher Records on October 14 and a...
Sasquatch Cancels Second WeekendChris Young - Mar 22, 2014
Because a second Fourth of July fest isn't a second Sasquatch—it's another festival entirely and longtime festival-goers obviously weren't into it.
Dr. Dog and Saint Rich at the Crystal BallroomRoddy Jasa - Feb 26, 2014
The Philly six-piece hit Portland on March 3 in support of their eighth studio album 'B-Room,' which shows deeper influences of soul, psychedelia, bluegrass, funk and bluesy rock.