Vortex joined forces with Brownish Black and the Oregon Environmental Council's Emerging Leaders Board to Get Dirty for Clean Air as well as celebrate the release of our new issue at Holocene on Saturday, October 17. By the end of the evening, attendees got down to some soulful vibes from Brownish Black while thousands of dollars were raised to continue efforts to protect Oregon's air and help our state lead on climate change. Find your copy of Vortex around town!
Save Our StagesChris Young - May 6, 2020
We need numerous independently owned venues and festivals to sustain our robust music ecosystem in Oregon. As the first to close but the last to reopen, these incubators of artistry are vital to...
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Olivia Awbrey: 'Advanced State of Decay' [Song Premiere]Chris Young - Feb 10, 2020
Prepping to release her punk-tinged, self-aware debut LP on May 1, Olivia Awbrey will crisscross the NW rocking Rx Fest on February 15 and Boise’s Treefort at the end of March before returning...