• WAXED OUT: GRAPE GOD + SLICK DEVIOUS INTERVIEW

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  This month, local time-travelers Grape God and Slick Devious released their first collaborative project titled Paint Soup. With production from Skelli Skell and features from Maze Koroma and Banz Stackroyd, Grape and Slick use the space […]

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  • WAXED OUT: DEBUT RELEASE FROM THE STAND4RD

    Thursday, November 13, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  Last week, four kids with computers from St. Paul dropped the self-titled album that has single-handedly been making the internets shit themselves. Who are they? Four musicians, all under the age of twenty-five. Not to mention […]

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    SAMPLE SALES RIGHT NOW

    Thursday, November 13, 2014

    Nothing sets us right like a sample sale. 90% off? Yeah, we’ll take that. There’s a few big sales this weekend that you need to know about and market in that calendar right-da-f-now. Otherwise, you will be a sad puppy. Solestruck Shit Show – treaking out to Tigard has never felt so good. The Solestuck sample sale […]

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    NO…CHOPSTICKS II IS CLOSING!

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014

    The day that we have been hoping would never come is here… Chopsticks II, our favorite of favorite dive, karokee bar on E. Burnside, will close it’s doors. We were hoping this wasn’t going to happen but with the new apartment complex built almost on top of the smoking section and patio at Chopsticks II, […]

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    DREAM JOB: PAUSE DESIGNS

    Tuesday, November 11, 2014

    Creating badass toys for a living, Pause Designs caught our attention with their chainsaw panda bear. Aftering doing a bit of digging, we found the guys behind Pause are ‘Canadian art guys specializing in apparel, illustration, vinyl toys, painting, switchblade combs, sculpture, all-day breakfasts, and looking cool at parties’. We caught up with Eric to […]

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Nov
22

WAXED OUT: GRAPE GOD + SLICK DEVIOUS INTERVIEW

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  This month, local time-travelers Grape God and Slick Devious released their first collaborative project titled Paint Soup. With production from Skelli Skell and features from Maze Koroma and Banz Stackroyd, Grape and Slick use the space […]

Nov
13

WAXED OUT: DEBUT RELEASE FROM THE STAND4RD

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  Last week, four kids with computers from St. Paul dropped the self-titled album that has single-handedly been making the internets shit themselves. Who are they? Four musicians, all under the age of twenty-five. Not to mention […]

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Nov
13

SAMPLE SALES RIGHT NOW

Nothing sets us right like a sample sale. 90% off? Yeah, we’ll take that. There’s a few big sales this weekend that you need to know about and market in that calendar right-da-f-now. Otherwise, you will be a sad puppy. Solestruck Shit Show – treaking out to Tigard has never felt so good. The Solestuck sample sale […]

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Nov
12

NO…CHOPSTICKS II IS CLOSING!

The day that we have been hoping would never come is here… Chopsticks II, our favorite of favorite dive, karokee bar on E. Burnside, will close it’s doors. We were hoping this wasn’t going to happen but with the new apartment complex built almost on top of the smoking section and patio at Chopsticks II, […]

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Nov
11

DREAM JOB: PAUSE DESIGNS

Creating badass toys for a living, Pause Designs caught our attention with their chainsaw panda bear. Aftering doing a bit of digging, we found the guys behind Pause are ‘Canadian art guys specializing in apparel, illustration, vinyl toys, painting, switchblade combs, sculpture, all-day breakfasts, and looking cool at parties’. We caught up with Eric to […]

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Nov
9

SUNDAY SOUNDS: The Turn Down

Everyone needs time to process things – family shit, obstacles in the path of success, the most recent outrageous thing your land lord has done, etc. It’s vital for the human psyche to have moments allowing for mental digestion. This playlist primes the mind for just that. It is noting but soothing sounds inspired by […]

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Nov
7

PAINT SOUP

We’ve been wondering what has been going on around 9th and W Burnside for awhile now. There has been paper covering the windows for a few months and all of the suspense was making us wonder if it was just going to be another Stumptown opening up. Nope! Tomorrow night swing by MAAK LAB from […]

Nov
4

WAXED OUT: FLOCK OF PEACOCKS

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  I’m LATE. But I’ve been on a little video kick lately. When this visual gem dropped a few weeks back, it slipped under my radar. Yet I’m quite happy to have stumbled upon it on Twitter. In this […]

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Oct
31

E+ETV:INSTUDIO presents Wes Guy- Zen Garden

INFOCUS presents INSTUDIO, a series of LIVE music videos filmed in different artists personal studios. I stepped into the studio with Wes Guy after our interview. He performed “ZEN GARDEN” off his new project “Perfectly Imperfect”. Directed by: Jordan Salazar @KNWXVSN Wes Guy: wesguy.bandcamp.com @est_93wesguy

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Oct
30

E+Etv: YELLE echoes in Portland!

Our favorite French pop band came through Portland last night at the Wonder Ballroom. Yelle brought their A game and two encores, the best light show and a Portland crowd that was actually dancing! The three person band is comprised of two choreographed drummers and the main lady, Julie Budet. She brings some seriously amazing dance […]

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Oct
24

TINDER RANT

Let’s be real, Tinder is f*cking weird. You feel shallow doing it, but yet it’s kind of an ego boost and you have already succumb to the fact that almost everything you do is online. So, why not? But an ego boost no matter how you graph it doesn’t justify how many *FACE, PALM*’s I’ve […]

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Oct
23

#TBT E+E’s 2nd Birthday Disposable!

As we were mobbin the Portland streets, we stumbled upon a disposable from Eyes+Edge’s 2nd birthday!  Check out a few of these spectacular views from a wild night.

Oct
22

CHROMEO PERFORMING IN PORTLAND!

It’s that time of the season to grab your dancing shoes and grow that pinky nail out because CHROMEO is coming to rock a show at Portland’s Roseland Theater 10.28.14! To help get you inspired and jam out, I’ve included their latest album, White Women, for all your listening pleasures. Make sure you hit the show next […]

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Oct
21

ADIDAS ORIGINALS X JEREMY SCOTT

adidas continues to make headlines. This time it’s on IG with Jeremy Scott creating some wild pieces of the adidas Originals Fall/Winter 2014. Get your adidas employee store card secured because these peices are in stores Oct. 31.

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Oct
17

E+Etv: Just For Kicks Event VIDEO!

If you were smart, you were there.  If you pay attention, you’ve seen the PHOTOS.  Now take a trip inside INDEX PDX and check out the E+Etv recap of #JUSTFORKICKS!

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Oct
16

#JUSTFORKICKS RECAP

Our event last week for this years Design Week Portland was super cool! We had a blast at INDEX PDX and made some new friends with the owners, their friends and family! Mandatory Bounce and DJ Sacrilicious took care of the music while we showcased the custom sneakers created uniquely for this event. The artist include: Ian […]

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Oct
15

E+ETV:inFocus Wes Guy

InFocus covers individuals who work hard on and off the clock, individuals who progress through learning and doing, and those individuals who never understood the words, “give up.” Wes Guy is a NE Portland musician, artist, journalist, poet, and F*cking human being. I stepped into the  studio with Wes this summer to talk about his […]

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Oct
14

WAXED OUT: MYKE BOGAN’S “F*CK YOU” VISUAL DROPS

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel Myke Bogan continues to add to his musical canon and is making heads turn while doing it. With the August release of Silk Jockstrap, his latest EP (now available on iTunes, ahem) he’s rapidly moving the standard […]

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Oct
9

E+Etv: inFocus Marcus Harvey

InFocus covers individuals who work hard on and off the clock, individuals who progress through learning and doing, and those individuals who never understood the words, “give up.” This summer I visited founder and owner of Creative 35, Marcus Harvey. Marcus and I sat to talk about what he enjoys about his job, what keeps […]

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Oct
9

JUST FOR KICKS

E+E has teamed up with Antonio Brasko, the creative director, designer and founder of lifestyle label, Norwood, to get the city’s top designers, artist, brands and creatives to design custom shoes for #JustforKids during Design Week Portland. All shoes have been uniquely created for this event & will be for sale via silent auction benefiting Harper’s Playground […]

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Oct
8

ANIMAL STYLE BITCH

Fiiiiiiinallllllly! IN-AND-OUT is coming to Oregon! Thank the Lord becuase we were sick of binge eating it in LA. Opening a store in Medford, it looks like we are going to have to make a weekend trip down. News: Oregon Live

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Oct
7

LOOKBOOK: LOS VLADIMIROVICH A/W 14

One of the cooler brands we met at Agenda, Los Vladimirovich, is a collective of designers from Russia, Mexico City and LA. Pulling inspiration from all over the globe, the young designers of Los Vladimirovich are a brand to watch out for. We caught up with them in LA for an upcoming collaboration (look out […]

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Oct
6

DESIGN WEEK PICKS

We woke up this morning and immedately remembered ..it’s Design Week! On Saturday we headed way out to the BFE of Industrial NW for the Design Week Opening Party. Staver Locomotive has a killer space and the crowd loved the special DWP speical touches, craft cocktails and long line to a mysterious exhibit. Today kicks off all […]

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Sep
26

PROJECT PABST

Project Pabst is taking over South Waterfront this weekend to celebrate drinking our favorite cheap beer – PBR. The line up looks enjoyable, the weather looks nice and lawn blankets are allowed. Bring one and soak up the vibes & sunshine. This might be one of the last weekends where you can be summer drunk both […]

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Sep
23

PFW 2014.. INSERT *EMOJI HERE

Each year we do this dance and go to Portland Fashion Week. We see our same friends, talk about how the fashoin scene in Portland is lacking and chat about exciting projects we are working on. The fashion shows are always well produced, the designers show interesting clothes and the models look nice. But at the […]

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Sep
19

DILFS OF DISNEY

Instagram is a wild world where one can get lost in all types of photos. Sometimes we come across a truly creative group of photos. May we present DILFS_OF_DISNEYLAND – our new fav Insta account. If you don’t know what a Dilf is, then google that first then get on IG. It’s IG magic, Disney […]

Sep
19

WAXED OUT: FLY MOON ROYALTY INTERVIEW

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel For Electro Soul duo Fly Moon Royalty, there is no such thing as free time. Having met while working side-by-side at Mel’s Market in downtown Seattle, vocalist Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J found they had a […]

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Sep
17

E+Etv: InFocus chats with Tope on a Sunday afternoon

InFocus covers individuals who work hard on and off the clock, individuals who progress through learning and doing, and those individuals who never understood the words, “give up.” The first time I heard Tope was back in 2010 on a TxE track, since then I’ve been a fan. It’s been awesome watching Tope grow as […]

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Sep
17

E+Etv: THEY TURNED IT DOWN FOR SOMETHING… WTF?! 2014

One of our best experiences this summer was What The Festival?!, a fantastic music and art experience that cannot be duplicated anywhere else.  On the edge of Mt. Hood lies a remote forest that awakens every year for a weekend of great music, insane costumes, some unruly behavior and a TON of REALLY dope stuff […]

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Sep
12

WAXED OUT- RAZ SIMONE

  WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words and photos by @Evan_Gabriel Raz Simone really does wear eight rings. Each of the twenty-four-year-old’s hands bear gold bands big enough for Don King’s collection. With these hands, Raz, born Solomon Simone, has not only fought battles […]