The Replacements played a lot of terrible shows. The only one it apologized for happened in Portland.
About the time the couch crash-landed on Southeast Ash
Street, it became clear this was a Replacements show that would live in
always brought out the worst in the Replacemen
Predicting the NBA futures of the Nike Hoop Summit’s graduating class.
Basketball never stops, they say, but it
does slow down. In fact, this particular week is among the most
interminable for hardcore hoopsheads. March Madness is over, and the NBA
Moments before her apartment caught fire, Laura Gibson spoke about singing into New York’s noise.
Her first week in New York, on the way to her first
classes in the creative writing program at Hunter College, Laura Gibson
stepped off a curb and broke her foot. To some, that would register as
Best New Portland Music
[POSTCARDS FROM SOMEWHERE] Appropriately for an album informed by the perpetual displacement of life on the road, No News From Home,
the second full-length from kaleidoscopic folkies Houndstooth,
An online relief effort for the singer-songwriter has already doubled its goal.
As you've likely already seen, Portland singer-songwriter Laura Gibson's New York apartment was the victim of a gas line explosion in the East Village on March 26 that collapsed two buildings and killed two people. Though she escaped unharmed, Gibson, who m...
Jessica Lea Mayfield and an Avett Brother pay homage to Elliott Smith.
Jessica Lea Mayfield has waltzed into a minefield.
Earlier this month,
the Ohio singer-songwriter, in collaboration with Seth Avett of the
Avett Brothers, released an album of Elliott Smith co
[AMERICAN HORROR STORY] In 2001, The Onion published an article with the headline, “Marilyn Manson
Now Going Door-To-Door Trying To Shock People.” The conceit was that,
with Eminem having us
A little over a year ago, rapper Hanif Collins left
Portland as Luck-One. Now, he’s coming back as Hanif. Or rather,
HANiF.—please write the period. Once the self-proclaimed “King of the
Kim Gordon, Robin Lopez, Beth Ditto and The Alibi make cameos.
Would you like watch a short film shot in Portland, starring Evan Rachel Wood and featuring appearances by Kim Gordon, Robin Lopez and Beth Ditto? Of course you would. Or should I say, Evan Rachel Would? That's the title of this collaboration between Southeast Portland clothing company Wildfang, creative agency More