50 Great Albums by Portland Artists in 2020Aaron Colter - Dec 22, 2020
To close out the year, Banana Stand Media co-founder and #PDXmusic maven Aaron Colter lists off 50 great albums by Portland artists in 2020.
A Night Out with Kate Nash and Miya FolickBren Swogger - Apr 15, 2018
Taking over the Hawthorne Theatre last Saturday night, headliner Kate Nash and supporting act Miya Folick claimed punk for the ladies with standout performances in angst-driven rock.
A Portrait of a Country Songwriter: In Conversation with CamBren Swogger - Dec 11, 2017
With an ever-growing fanbase and Grammy nominations already under her belt, country singer-songwriter Cam is back with a new album and a new tour. Vortex talked to her and got to the root of her...
Eyelids: Pretty Music Played LoudRyan J. Prado - Apr 28, 2017
Having shared studios and stages with The Decemberists, Guided By Voices, Dharma Bums, The Minus 5 and Elliott Smith, the five-piece pump up the volume on their second LP, the Peter Buck-produced...