ICYMI: Pickathon, which returns to Pendarvis Farm this August 4 to 7, decided to unveil its 2016 lineup with a party at Revolution Hall. Comedian Aaron Ross emceed the evening while surprise (and future Pickathon) performers The Woolen Men, Eric D. Johnson of the Fruit Bats, and The Easy Leaves popped up for quick sets. Plus, the Portlandia episode starring The Flaming Lips that was filmed at last year's Pickathon premiered and special guest "Danger" Ehren McGhehey (of Jackass fame) shot some shirts outta one of those cannons. Peep the whole lineup (so far) here!
Food, Drink and Music: Portland Bars and Restaurants Get ItRyan J. Prado - Aug 17, 2019
There’s an intrinsic connection between the purveyors fine food and drink in this city and those who make the sweet sounds that fill our ears. From Bunk Sandwiches, Sizzle Pie and Wayfinder Beer...
Shook Twins: The Voices of BalanceSkylor Powell - Feb 14, 2019
Identical twin sisters Laurie and Katelyn Shook harmonize about the good men in their lives on their new LP. 'Some Good Lives' is out February 15 via Portland's Dutch Records, but get ready to...
Y La Bamba Soundtracks A MovementElizabeth Seward - Feb 1, 2019
A synchronous accompaniment to #MeToo, Y La Bamba's fifth record is a testament to the strength of women. “We are women, we are powerful,” Luz Elena Mendoza sings on the title track...
Dan Cable Presents a Chat with Mic Capes at Pickathon 2017 [Video Premiere]Chris Young - Jul 31, 2018
Hear the St. Johns rapper speak about his craft at last year's fest as we prep for this year's Pickathon—it all goes down at Pendarvis Farm from August 2 to 5!
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