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Thumbnail for - Review: Robin Jackson’s Solo Debut ‘Dust Diaries’
Jun 6, 2012
gather your darlings
Record release concert this Friday, June 8 at Secret Society Ballroom with members of the Portland Cello Project, MarchFourth Marching Band, and Vagabond Opera. Y La Bamba frontlady Luz Elena...
Thumbnail for - MusicfestNW Announces Its 2012 Lineup
May 30, 2012
not even summer, and dreaming of fall...
Willamette Week just sent out the lineup for MusicfestNW 2012, and, once again, we see some unbridled potential for epic musical adventuring spread over 5 days, 119 bands, and 3 nights at Pioneer...
Thumbnail for - Review: Gossip’s "A Joyful Noise"
May 22, 2012
Dancing Queen
Today, Portland band Gossip (formerly “The” Gossip) releases its fifth studio album, A Joyful Noise, on Columbia Records. To celebrate, the band is streaming their record release concert tonight...
Thumbnail for - Portland Cello Project: Two-Night Album Release at Doug Fir
Apr 14, 2012
concert review
Last night was the first in a two-night album release blowout by Portland’s prodigious, genre-defying string ensemble, Portland Cello Project. In fitting with the group’s history of cello-ifying...
Thumbnail for - Radiation City’s Cool Nightmare
Apr 13, 2012
album review
Radiation City excels at elegant dialogues between genres, effortlessly weaving Roland 808 cowbells under classic Latin rhythms, layering shoe-gaze coos over spring-reverbed jangle
Thumbnail for - Win Tickets to Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown
Mar 22, 2012
ticket giveaway
Singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell is bringing her critically acclaimed folk opera, Hadestown, to the Doug Fir on Wednesday, March 28. A post-apocalyptic, depression-era retelling of the Orpheus...
Thumbnail for - Hear New Music from The Shins and The Decemberists
Mar 8, 2012
limited time listen
Two of our biggest local music darlings are bracing to release new albums, and you can currently get sneak previews. The Shins first new album in five years, Port Of Morrow, featuring frontman...
Thumbnail for - Free Music from Menomena’s Danny Seim
Feb 15, 2012
twenty song insanity
Menomena’s Danny Seim undertook the Twenty Song Challenge: to record 20 songs in 12 hours. You can hear his results for free at the Menomena website. While his ultimate recording is more 20...
Thumbnail for - 15 Giftable Portland Albums
Dec 12, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
The fact that Portland’s got a lot of great music is now so widely reported and often cited that for those who live here, it’s practically become boring. But among your farther-flung friends and...
Thumbnail for - Pinchas Zukerman Plays Schumann
Nov 29, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
In this vintage clip, Oregon Symphony ’s next guest proves himself a master of rubato, gently tugging the tempo faster and slower to imbue the violin melody with a voice-like expressiveness. The...
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