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Friday, October 24 2014

Musée Mécanique - “From the Shores of Sleep” (album stream) (Premiere)

With sonic brethren like Josh Ritter and Sufjan Stevens, the Portland, Oregon folk band Musée Mécanique offers up an instrumental version of its recent LP, the ornate and visionary From the Shores of Sleep.


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.


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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