As the members of San Fermin stood in the parking lot of
the Red Lion Hotel near Portland International Airport last October,
staring at their rented tour van, it took them a moment to process wha
Art-damaged soul with an appetite for destruction.
Carlos Hernandez takes pleasure in harming the things he
cherishes most. In his band, Ava Luna, the Brooklyn-based musician
defaces the classic soul music he grew up on, stabbing it with dissonant
The former Jackass star goes straight... to the edge!
You’ve seen him snort wasabi, light fireworks from his ass
and bathe in human excrement. Now, Steve-O is attempting his wildest
stunt of all: sobriety! America’s favorite Jackass is off the we
The current Knicks point guard allegedly pointed a semiautomatic handgun at his wife.
Raymond Felton came to Portland long after the end of the Jail Blazers Era, but considering the antipathy Blazers fans still hold for the current Knicks point guard, you'd think he got caught smuggling weed through the airport right alongside Damon Stoudamire. Sure, the guy was out of shape, a bit ...
Meet the Cheatahs!Coming out of London with a sound pitched between My Bloody Valentine and Dinosaur Jr., the young band gets labeled as "shoegaze," but that doesn't seem like a particularly fitting tag for a group that operates with this much surging energy. It's newly released self-titled record does drift along on a bed of pink-hued, Kevin...
"Ruthless efficiency."That's the best way to describe how the Pixies operate right now. Without so much as a "good evening," the indie-rock legends—now down to three of its original members, and on its second replacement touring bassist in less than a year—stepped onstage at the Schnitz right at their scheduled start time, knocking out thunderous renditions of "Bone Machine," "Wave of Muti...
Why it’s time for the indie-rock giants to break up—again.
Frank Black doesn’t care about the Pixies.
He made that clear 20
years ago, when he famously broke up the band via fax, and he
reiterated how few fucks he gives this past fall. Bassist Kim Dea
Blazers All-Star invites local MC to his All-Star Weekend rap battle.
The NBA calls it an All-Star "break," but Damian Lillard must not have received the memo. This weekend in New Orleans, the Blazers' reigning Rookie of the Year and Slam Magazine cover star is making history—and, most likely, a whole bunch of money for himself and his ...
The festival is August 16-17 and will feature 18 bands.
The rumors are indeed true: MusicfestNW is moving to Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Portland's biggest music festival will take place along the banks of the Willamette River on Aug. 16-17 (as opposed to early September) with music taking place all day and 18 acts spread across two stages. As More