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McCaughey At the Bat: Scott McCaughey Chats at 2 pm on ESPN Today


He's a five-tool player. Always has dirt on his uniform. The sort of guy you want around the clubhouse. Ever since his days with The Young Fresh Fellows, Scott McCaughey's enjoyed hall of fame status around the northwest, mixing local pursuits (seasonal Pogues cover band K.M.R.I.A.) wit...   More
 
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 by JAY HORTON

A Fan’s Notes

VJ-turned-archivist Dan Woods tapes men that make the whole world sing.


Music Stories
Dan Woods has no training in film or journalism. He’s not a musician. He’s never been affiliated with any professional media outlet. He dropped out of an Anchorage high school 18 years ago ...   More
 
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 JAY HORTON

Shut Up & Give: The Fez Organizes Prids Benefit Tonight


By now, most Portlanders—and indie synth-rock fans across the globe—have heard of The Prids' horrific auto accident Sunday, July 20th. Five years to the day after the Exploding Hearts' tragedy, the Prids' tire blew out on the freeway while driving to Los Angeles, their van rolled, an...   More
 
Friday, August 1, 2008 by JAY HORTON

The Wanteds, "Ladysmith," Failure Looks So Good (self-released)


"Ladysmith," the first track and single off of the Wanteds' upcoming sophomore full-length Failure Looks So Good showcases a new direction—the Wanteds want you to want them. Fronted by Tommy Harrington and rounded out by bassist Ryan Mullen and drummer Adam Mack, ...   More
 
Friday, July 25, 2008 by JAY HORTON

The Last Schmaltz: Michael Ian Black Talks to Jay Horton, Appears On Live Wire


Thing is, Willamette Week hasn't much of a literary website. And, though the last stop on
actor/comedian/newly-best selling author Michael Ian Black's book tour deserves attention, LocalCut does seem an odd venue. "To compare it more to music, we'll call it The Last Waltz," Black says. His fina...   More
 
Friday, July 25, 2008 by JAY HORTON

Leave Courtney Alone! Roving Correspondent Jay Horton Defends the Dandys


From today's Jay Horton Cut of the Day:

"Legend," the first single from the Dandy Warhols' soon-to-be-tangibly-released sixth album (and first on their new imprint Beat The World), was apparently the most-added song for American radio play-lists this week. For modern rock, an...   More
 
Thursday, July 24, 2008 by JAY HORTON

The Dandy Warhols, "The Legend of the Last of the Outlaw Truckers AKA the Ballad of Sheriff Shorty," Earth To The Dandy Warhols (Beat The World)


"Legend," the first single from the Dandy Warhols' soon-to-be-tangibly-released sixth album (and first on their new imprint Beat The World), was apparently the most-added song for American radio play-lists this week. For modern rock, anyway; title aside, there's too much pharmaceutica...   More
 
Thursday, July 24, 2008 by JAY HORTON

76 Kazoos Led The Big Parade!


Pearl parents threaten to unleash their offspring's creativity; also their offspring.

To be clear, though the editors' assignment presumed a certain malice toward easy targets, we only hope the best for the newly proposed Pearl Marching Band—a marching band solely comprise...   More
 
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 by JAY HORTON
 

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