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Kid Ferris sticks to the vibe with his new single, Wonder

Kid Ferris is here, with his new single “Wonder,” out now. The track is a…

Hank Failing with guitars.
Hank’s Music Exchange is a shop for the community.

In a world where massive corporate entities can send you anything you could think to want within 24 hours thanks to outsourced supply chains and exploitative labor practices, Hank’s model seems crazily outmoded, but also rare and necessary–his care for the things he sells and his insistence that they get sold function as two parts of the same impulse, which is towards the creation of a larger collective musical community.

Portland artist MAITA speaks on new music and the importance of community

Introduction by: Henry Whittier-FergusonInterview by: Charles Trowbridge MAITA is here to stay. The Portland indie…

Julia Logue Press Photo
Single Premiere – Julia Logue, “Here We Are”

Julia Logue has arrived. In her new single, “Here We Are,” the Portland vocalist lets…

Dakota Theim Tangled Heart
Album Review – Dakota Theim, Tangled Heart

Dakota Theim takes you back. The Portland songwriter returns with the release of Tangled Heart,…

MFNW 2014

  Music festivals, for better or for worse largely come down to a few key…

Show Preview: Murder City Devils @ Dante’s/Star Theater 8/17/2014

Murder City Devils, Deep Creep, Corey J. Brewer (*Constant Lovers instead of Deep Creep on…

A Sunny Day In Glasgow Interview + @ Mississippi Studios 7/13/2014

I showed up very early, around 7:20, at Mississippi Studios for my assignment. I had…

Baths @ Rotture 5/17/14

Will Weisenfeld, better known as Baths, revisited Portland over the weekend,  this time playing inside…

Manchester Orchestra @ Roseland Theater 4/30/2014

On the tails of a devastating Blazers playoff loss (am I allowed to talk about…