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The Portland Love Song Mixtape
4 days ago

The Portland Love Song Mixtape

n the spirit of that weird, dispensable pseudo-holiday known as Valentine’s Day, we assembled a mixtape of hometown love songs from the last 10 years to either bask in …
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Jargon Party
1 month ago

Jargon Party

Our second edition of RELEASE POINT is their single, “Do You,” which comes to us with a spastic, anxious, and totally lovable video courtesy of Ellis Hobby (of the Massachusetts band Horse Girl).
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Local Music
1 month ago

Local Music

By Nick Schroeder Bad Mariachi For the First Time (CS/DIG)

Three songs of lightly countrifried slow-core, For the First Time is a rather-perfect-sounding live recording of Bad Mariachi’s first show, …
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Sterling Black
1 month ago

Sterling Black

Raw Powder (CS/DIG) By Victoria Karol

terling Black does not give a shit whether you listen to Raw Powder or not. The wall of brazen chaos and atonal noise built …
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Armies
1 month ago

Armies

Armies is a project of duets created by Dave Gutter and Portland singer/songwriter Anna Lombard, whose voices melt into and bounce off of each other at all the right times.
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Band in the Beginning
2 months ago

Band in the Beginning

By Victoria Karol Photos by Dylan Verner

I just realized something. DeLorean Gray is a hard rock band. The songs they’re recording for their upcoming debut EP are loud, aggressive, …
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Johnny Cremains
2 months ago

Johnny Cremains

Johnny Cremains Hollywoodland (CD/DIG) By Victoria Karol

erhaps because many members of Johnny Cremains are in prolific local metal/punk bands, Cremains often gets unfairly thrown into the heavy metal bucket; …
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Wilco Fans Speak
2 months ago

Wilco Fans Speak

With Jeff Tweedy and co. coming in January to tour their new album, Star Wars, we asked locals in the music world to share personal reflections on the band and their 20-year history.
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Dean Ford
2 months ago

Dean Ford

Dean Ford Get Messy (CD/DIG) By Victoria Karol

t’s Saturday night! Your bestie is on her way over to pregame and you’re in a great mood, so you shimmy on …
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Gunther Brown
2 months ago

Gunther Brown

Who is Gunther Brown? Glad you asked. We won’t just say they’re an Americana group (though they are an Americana group), because the canny foursome’s got a lot more cards …
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