Matthew Sweeney

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Aural Fix: Cate Le Bon

“Reward” is Cate Le Bon’s new album on Brooklyn label, Mexican Summer, and is strikingly original, possibly the most thoughtfully-composed pop albums of the year.

Album Review: Froth – “Duress”

LA trio Froth (Joo-Joo Ashworth on vocals and guitar, Jeremy Katz on bass and guitar,…

Album Review: Drahla -“Useless Coordinates”

Formed near Leeds in 2015, Drahla is a post-punk group whose full-length debut for Captured…

Old Time Relijun

2019 has seen the return of many a project once on hiatus. Among them, the…

Bengala
Bengala by Nebula Rosa

Nebula Rosa are a psych-pop band that arose from the complex interplay of Latin American…

Ulrika Spacek

  Live in Portland October 10, 2018 | Doug Fir Ulrika Spacek are an experimental…

“>>>” by Beak>

Live in Portland October 8, 2018 | Star Theater It’s been two years since we…

Preview: Amen Dunes at the Doug Fir 8.15

For some, the keening voice and half-slurred, half-shouted lyrics of Damon McMahon (aka Amen Dunes)…

“Bon Voyage” by Melody’s Echo Chamber

A hiatus can often be a good thing. Bon Voyage, the new album from Melody’s…

YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN

Live in Portland April 9, 2018 | Doug Fir Toronto’s Yamantaka // Sonic Titan are…