Articles tagged portland, oregon

Sunday, July 22 2012

Piercing the Shell of Portland’s Hype

As America’s pop culture boomtown, Portland may be held hostage to its own ever-expanding clichés. Or not.


Sunday, June 5 2011

Channel In Channel Out: The Author and the Narrator

Channel In Channel Out creates too much static on his label debut.


Tuesday, May 24 2011

Art Brut: Brilliant! Tragic!

Art Brut team-up with Black Francis at Wavelength Studios in Salem, Oregon, and offer another batch of infectious, witty punk songs.


Thursday, September 30 2010

Quick and Easy Boys: Red Light Rabbit

Portland threesome brings the punk/funk/country goods on album number two.


Wednesday, August 4 2010

Menomena: Mines

Portland's finest purveyors of spastic, ADD-fueled indie rock return with an album that's nearly as good as its predecessor.


Monday, July 26 2010

20 Questions: Microtia

Releasing their albums in used beer packing? Wishing to live in Quebec City? Creating movie light shows on stage? Just a day in the life of these Portland prog-rockers, who answer 20 Questions just as the best disc of their career hits stores ...


Tuesday, January 5 2010

The Shaky Hands: Let It Die

Portland-based riff-lords the Shaky Hands strike gold too infrequently on its third album of sweat-soaked rock 'n' roll.


Monday, December 7 2009

World’s Greatest Ghosts: No Magic

For World's Greatest Ghosts debut LP, it's all in the title of the album.


Sunday, November 22 2009

Michael Hurley: Ida Con Snock

Michael Hurley is the best folk singer the world has never heard of. Now at age 67, Hurley continues to prove with a new record why it is a shame you're still not listening.


Wednesday, September 16 2009

Troubled Times by Holcombe Waller


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