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[THE SHAPE OF PUNK TO COME] Hardcore has never been a genre open to experimentation. Anti-establishment and hyper-political, sure, but the music coming out of the D.C. and L.A. punk scenes in the ’8   More
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 MICHAEL MANNHEIMER

Rigsketball Season Is Upon Us!

Registration for the annual local-band makeshift basketball tournament is now open.


They say basketball never stops, but that's kind of bullshit. It clearly stopped last night, with the Golden State Warriors besting the Cleveland LeBrons in six games to win the NBA Finals. Sure, hoops heads will spend the next five months occupying their time with the draft, free agency and Summer League. But where can the fiending hardwood junkie go between now and late October if they want to ...   More
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 MATTHEW SINGER

Festival Review: Treefort 2015

Scenes from the fourth installment of Boise's biggest week.


For a fourth year festival, Treefort is pretty mature. Over a five-day stretch, some 400 bands play about a dozen venues throughout downtown Boise, from impromptu outdoor stages to small clubs and arcades. The lineup is strong, the organization is admirable and, perhaps most importantly, the city loves to play host. The result is a fishbowl scenario wherein bands and fans are constantly running ...   More
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 MARK STOCK

Stream The Week

A playlist-assisted guide to the week's top concert picks for Jan. 14-20.


Want to see some live music? Below, you'll find our picks for the best concerts coming through Portland this week, along with a Spotify playlist of representative songs from each artist. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 14 Tope, Illmaculate, Thaddeus David, Blossom, Verbz [RAP CONVO] See our review of Tope's Broke Boy Syndrome here. 8:30 pm. $7. 21+. An Evening with Nels Cline and Julian Lage [DAD JAZZ] Wilco ...   More
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 WW MUSIC STAFF

Album Review: And And And, The Failure

The Failure (Party Damage)

Album Reviews
[THE NEW WORKING CLASS] Technically, The Failure is billed as And And And’s official debut full-length, but anyone following the local music scene since 2010 has probably heard at least a fe   More
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 MICHAEL MANNHEIMER

Cuts of the Week

Five new songs from Portland artists you need to hear now.


Every Friday, LocalCut collects the week's new Portland music and puts it all in one place for you, the faithful reader, to enjoy. It's like MTV's The Week In Rock, with less Tabitha Soren.1. And And And, “A Real Case of the Blues” And And And was our Best New Band in 2011, and their first official full-length release, The Failure, comes out on Jan. 13. This is a song from it, and ...   More
Friday, January 9, 2015 PARKER HALL

Bonus Album Review: And And And, No Party EP (Thing Thing Thing)

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In this week's print edition, we reviewed new albums from Brainstorm, the Ocean Floor and Federale, but there's another band putting out a new release this week: And And And, of course. Don't worry, guys. We didn't forget about you. Here is Emilee Booher's review of the band's new EP. And And And No Party EP (Thing Thing Thing)[RAUCOUS ROCK] And And And is loved and hated ...   More
Thursday, November 29, 2012 EMILEE BOOHER

MFNW By the Hour: A Guide to Saturday and Sunday Night


Navigating MusicfestNW can leave even lifelong Portlanders looking like common tourists, standing dazed on a street corner, trying to figure out which direction to head. Every night is a treacherous journey in which one bad decision can ruin the entire evening. Don't worry, though: WW is here to help. Plotting the perfect schedule can be overwhelming, but it's not impossible. Each night of the ...   More
Saturday, September 8, 2012 WW MUSIC STAFF

Scoop: Tortillas at Ten Paces

Gossip boardin’ dirty down Southwest Fairview.

ZUKIN VS. ARELLENO: Powell’s Books has confirmed a faceoff between Portland restaurateur Nick Zukin (of Mi Mero Mole) and California food critic Gustavo Arellano (of OC Weekly) for Oct. 10. The even   More
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 WW Culture Staff


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