In this month’s Visual Arts profile, hairstylist Lacey Brown discusses the art of collaborating with her clients on the way to expression.
Touring his new solo album, Jim James, the memorable face and voice at the front of My Morning Jacket, comes to Portland on Dec. 7.
Acapulco Lips opens for The Cave Singers on Dec. 11 at Mississippi Studios.
Oxfordshire quartet deliver party music for introverts on sophomore album “How To Be A Human Being.” The band plays Crystal Ballroom on Dec. 14.
Y La Bamba’s “Ojos Del Sol” made for a gorgeous, multi-lingual bright spot in 2016.
The guitar-driven hooks of England’s Telegram sound strong enough to spearhead another British Invasion. See them Dec. 10 at Crystal Ballroom.
Little Star’s “Being Close” is one of our 11 favorite albums of 2016. In it, there’s sadness, power and an unmistakable meeting of art and life.
Minden’s new release, “Sweet, Simple Things,” evokes too many flavors to name, but it all adds up to a catchy, robust sophomore effort.
In this month’s cover feature, David Bazan discusses performing with digital technology, composing with the body, and how to honor the baby Jesus by calling out evil. Read all about it, and catch him live at Revolution Hall on Dec. 17
Mic Capes’ “Concrete Dreams” mixtape is one of our 11 favorite Portland releases of 2016. The emcee’s sophomore effort “rewards attentive listeners with subtle, but pointed, wordplay and never lets up.”