New Music

Album Review – Xenia Rubinos “Una Rosa”

The highly anticipated third full LP from Xenia Rubinos—“Una Rosa”—melds together genres, culture, language, and…

Aural Fix – Fake Fruit

California native Hannah D’Amato despises “Cool Guy Syndrome,” but she is, in fact, quite cool…

Aural Fix: María Isabel

María Isabel—a 25 year old Dominican American from New York—weaves poetry into music influenced by…

Video Premiere – Night Heron “Dreamz (Live)”

Coming into the world again after a long pandemic fog—when live music was rare and…

Album Review: Low – “HEY WHAT”

Across their decades making music together, Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker have occupied sonic extremes.…

Single Premiere: Rascal Miles – “Asylum”

In newest single “Asylum,” Rascal Miles reaches into the inner soul, pulling out a blissful…

Album Review: Macy Rodman – “Unbelievable Animals”

On her new album “Unbelievable Animals,” Macy Rodman pushes pop to its limits, exploring the fascinating spaces where things start to warp as the form breaks down.

Single Review: White Bike – “While You Were Away”

White Bike—Portland’s newest indie-rock five-piece—delivers the type of nervy, kinetic hype song The Transformers might play in their heads when going into dance battles.

Album Review: Lo Fives – “No Fidelity”

“No Fidelity” is the latest dizzy and electric full-length from Portland’s Lo Fives. Presumably, the…

Album Review: Phone Voice – “Cradle Tape”

Phone Voice’s first album, “Cradle Tape”—released August 6th on Strawberry Moon Records—is the type of…