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The Portland band led by New Zealand transplant Ruban Nielson unveils a new track ahead of the follow up to their excellent 2011 debut and a tour with Grizzly Bear. Listen to "Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)."
The Portland by way of Denver band led by Stirling Myles releases their second album, Procession, soon with a tour to follow. Hear it all here first.
The 12th annual MusicFest NW is nearly upon us, set to spread across Portland and various venues next week (Wednesday thru Sunday). That's good, but what's even better? Going for free! Here's a decent shot at it...
The veteran Brits helped to close the London Olympics this past weekend, headlining a big bill in Hyde Park that may have also been their swan song. Watch...
It wasn't the big tour announcement (including a Portland date) that we had all hoped for, but it IS a dark and post-apocalyptic vision delivered from Tom Waits and director Matt Mahurin.
The Pickathon Indie-Roots Music Festival returns to Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley this weekend. Here's an overview.
One of the co-founders of the Elephant 6 Collective and later The Olivia Tremor Control and The Sunshine Fix, Doss was 43.
The 9th PDX Pop Now! Festival got off to a stirring start Friday night with 10 acts spanning almost as many genres.
It's PDX Pop Now! time again-- the ninth annual edition of the all-local, all-ages festival kicks off tonight and runs through Sunday at Refuge in SE Portland. Here's some of what to expect.
The former Willamette Week music editor and author of the new book Love Rock Revolution: K Records and the Rise of Independent Music joins us to revive our long lost guest DJ feature and talk about his new book.
The poet of the outcasts returned to old buddy Dave Letterman's show last night, bringing the first public performance of material from last year's Bad As Me along with him. Watch Waits and his all-star band play "Chicago."