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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...
Thumbnail for - Gomyo Plays Beethoven
Oct 26, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
Is there such a thing as a “violin model?” If so, the casual observer might mistake Oregon Symphony’s next featured soloist, Karen Gomyo, for one. With her mahogany hair and refined features,...
Thumbnail for - Monday Fun: Hedwig
Aug 8, 2011
wig out
This past Saturday, while bluegrass bloomed at Pickathon and Fire in the Canyon ignited Horning’s Hideout, one John Cameron Mitchell kept Portland proper rocking with a DJ/dance party at...
Thumbnail for - Jay Clarke’s Instrumental Impulses
Jul 18, 2011
promo pile gold
UPDATE: We’ve just learned that Jay’s music is included in Erin Leddy’s award-winning My Mind Is Like an Open Meadow, just reprised at the 1 Festival, a solo artist showcase coordinated by July’s...
Thumbnail for - Viva Voce’s New Album
Jun 21, 2011
tune in
Those of you who read regularly may remember that we made Viva Voce the subject of our usual Monday Fun just a couple weeks ago—little realizing that they were on the cusp of a new release....
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