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    MFNW DAY 3 GALLERY

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015

    Musicfest NW was this past weekend at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Even though there was high heat and smoke haze, people turned out to get down with their bands.   Honestly after a whole summer of music festivals we were kind of beat, and the majority of laid back bands didn’t help get our excitement […]

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    MFNW IS THIS WEEKEND!

    Thursday, August 20, 2015

    We didn’t think we would take another music festival this summer, but then we remembered that MFNW is THIS weekend… so we have to go! MFNW is going down at Riverfront Park all weekend with a surprisingly amazing line up.  Because we love a good music video, E&E decided to give you a little music […]

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    94.7 BIRTHDAY PARTY GALLERY

    Wednesday, August 19, 2015

    This past Sunday wast 94.7FM’s 20th birthday party at OMSI. A sold out crowd celebrated 20 years of good alternative music, the weather was a little on the hot side, but that didn’t stop anyone from enjoying the celebration. People came to party, which was apparent with Matt & Kim‘s set. They had the crowd […]

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    CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY GALLERY

    Sunday, August 2, 2015

    The Capitol Hill Block Party was a little rainy this year, but that didn’t put a damper on any of the fun. There were killer sets all around, and shoutout to the the Seattle hip-hop scene for throwing some of the best sets at the block party. As far as other acts go, London producer Daktyl helped open […]

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    PREVIEW – CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015

    As we gear up for next weekend at Captiol Hill Block Party and start the pre-party vibes, we decided to share some of the acts we’re excited to see. Toro y Moi-  It seems that Toro is all over the place lately. While his new project ‘What For?’ is a hit, we’re interested to see his […]

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Feb
6

15 CENTS: 19th Letter

As of late, the nation’s eyes have been fixed on Chicago for both positive and negative reasons, most notably the Drill music scene (Chief Keef, King Louie) and the intense gang violence it was born from.  The real question is, what will the city and its inhabitants do with all of this attention.  A few […]

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Jan
24

15 CENTS: PropaneLV

While running through my daily hip-hop Youtube session about a year ago, rather than my usual 15 seconds of painful ad before each video, I was introduced to one of the hottest names in Portland music.  I continued getting ads for PropaneLV, a rapper/singer doing great remixes of popular songs.  6 months later, after an […]

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Jan
22

BAKING BIRD: CARDAMOM FIG CHOCOLATE COCONUT OATMEAL COOKIES

  Ok, I know I’m ridiculous, that title didn’t make it any more obvious, did it?  I’m going to be honest here and admit I almost forgot to post this recipe and that’s just bonkers because this batch of cookies was the best batch I made in 2013. I made them right before I left […]

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Jan
9

15 CENTS: MARCUS GORES

The last couple months have been busy for Marcus GoreS.  Since I met the 21-year-old DJ, I have seen him behind the 1’s and 2’s at Harlem, share the stage with Riff Raff on New Years and start his new clothing line, Aeterna Absentia.  Not to mention he had finals at PSU the day we […]

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Jan
8

MOUNTAIN CITY: The Legend of Trail Butter Jeff

The Legend of Trail Butter Jeff My friend and business partner, Yassine Diboun, first mentioned Jeff Boggess’ name to me.  Jeff had come to one of our free Thursday night group runs, via his friend Rachel.  Unfortunately I hadn’t been there to meet him that first time but Yassine filled me in.  He described Jeff […]

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Jan
3

15 CENTS: NESRIN DANAN

Lots of teenage girls can handle their iPhone cameras, but few have been on stage shooting Macklemore and Drake like Nesrin Danan has.  At just 18, Nesrin has been shooting concert photos since high school and her hard work has gotten her and her camera into some amazing situations.  We put Nesrin on the other […]

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Dec
19

THE BEST PARTY OF THE YEAR!

There are so many independent designers, markers, doers and thinkers in Portland that don’t get a big, fancy, corporate Holiday party. So, we thought we would throw our own! Mojave, EYES + EDGE & The Incorporated invite you to come celebrate the Holidays in style! Come down to Mojave on TONIGHT, Thursday, Dec. 19th for good tunes, not-so-fancy drinks […]

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Dec
18

WINTER SALE @ SALON 220

Have you been to Salon 220?! It’s absolutely gorgeous and one of those tucked-away spots that you find and think “I want to live here!” This Friday’s Winter Sale is a perfect reason to stop by the salon’s digs, swoon on the space and pick up some gifts from a few rad Portland vendors. Check […]

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Dec
16

PONY CLUB HOLIDAY ART PARTY

Pony Club Gallery’s Holiday Art Party and Art Auction!! This event is happening today at the Cleaners @ Ace Hotel from 6-10pm. There will be live music by Youngblood and the Moonshine Band, free food from Produce Row, and Beer from Worthy and New Belgium. There will lots of Artwork from some amazing artists such as Josh Keyes, Rebecca Artemisa, Ryan Bubnis, Maryanna Hoggatt,Brooke Weeber, and lots more! We […]

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Dec
13

THE MAKERY WINTER MARKET

What happens when a creative studio full of talented people host a pop-up winter pop-up market? In our eyes, it’s pretty much pure magic. This Saturday and Sunday The Makery will be chock-full of local vendors, cocktails + craft beers, espresso and some tunes. Not into shopping? Warm up in Monico Flores’ mobile hot tub station – […]

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Dec
12

15 CENT: MELANGE CLOTHING

In a world where Kindergardeners are taking selfies and kids get a Facebook before their 8th grade graduation, you don’t often meet a young person who has done as much as Max Sheridan.  With less than 2 decades under his belt, he has created Melange Clothing, a street wear brand based in Chicago and New […]

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Dec
12

MOUNTAIN CITY: Just Natural Looking

Just Natural Looking: The Artworks of Kate Rutherford The human hand: what an unbelievably capable and prolific appendage! Hands are able to do all number of things, from the most intense rough and tumble, callousing work to the most delicate, nimble, and precise maneuverings possible.  It is even more remarkable when the same pair of […]

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Dec
9

#COLDESTWINTER Collection by The Incorporated

Announcing the “#COLDESTWINTER” Collection by The Incorporated The Incorporated Clothing returns with their sophomore collection for Winter 2013, entitled “#COLDESTWINTER.” Following the release of their Spring/Summer 2013’s “Straight from the Slums of ’89 and ’90” collection, the Northwest brand returns to test the limits of traditional street/sportswear. The pieces embody the theme of American history […]

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Dec
4

GIVE GOOD GIFTS 2013

There’s no way around it, it’s time to get organized so you can Give Good Gifts this year. Thank goodness this two day pop-up is happening this weekend at the beloved event space, UNION/PINE. This year, over 30 vendors will be showing off their gifts and you will be able to find something for everyone on […]

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Dec
4

PORTLAND BAZAR 2013

The pop-up season is quickly approaching and to start it off with a bang (cough, to your credit card), the third annual Portland Bazar will open its doors this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday night is a new addition to the Bazar and provides a more relaxed shopping experience for $10 + free drink ticket […]

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Dec
4

COMMUNION X DIG A PONY

When we found out the local retail shop, Communion and the always fun drinking spot, Dig A Pony were throwing a fashion show this Thursday, our week got a lot better. If you haven’t stopped by Communion recently, then you need to. The shop has everything you need for the colder temperatures and we can […]

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Nov
22

DJ NATHAN DETROIT

You have surely seen his name around town or been to one of his shows. Nathan Detroit, one of the regular DJs of Holocene’s monthly installments of Booty Bassment is making a name for himself. We have run into him on several occasions and had to dig a little deeper into the DJ that always […]

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Nov
21

15 CENTS: DAN LAFFERMAN

For this week’s 15 cents, we linked up with Dan Lafferman, whose name comes up in just about every music conversation that goes on in Portland.  He has been a part of every facet of the music industry and currently runs a blog called Booty and Bass, featuring local hip-hop, dance and electronic acts.  We […]

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Nov
20

MOUNTAIN CITY: Riding the Cool Bus

Riding the Cool Bus: with Ben Sturgulewski and Sweetgrass Productions The pavement passed beneath us as I stared at the Beatles poster taped to the window of the old, converted yellow school bus–Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.  Gazing into the eyes of Paul, John, Ringo, and George, memories of college flooded back.  I felt […]

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Nov
19

FRANCES MAY’S WAREHOUSE SALE

It’s that time again. Yep, that point in the year that everyone is having a pop-up shop/sale/shopping event that is so-much-fun-you-can’t-stand it! It’s hard to know which ones to go to – and even harder to not spend far too much money – but on Saturday Frances May is hosting a Warehouse Sale at The […]

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Nov
19

DRAMADY

It’s been a big month for the local band, Dramady. The band, comprised of Amanda Wilse and Zacery Stanley, engages listeners and audiences with Wiles on bass and tenor saxophone, Stanley on simultaneous drums, keyboard and vocals, and a precise use of loops and harmony to achieve a full sound. Check it out, it’s beautiful. This month, they released […]

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Nov
16

PINO X STERLING COFFEE

Men in bow ties and good coffee are two of our favorite things. Start the Holiday season off with both of these pleasures next Saturday at the launch of PINO x Sterling Coffee Roaster’s 2013 Holiday Collection! Last year was a sold out success and lots of fun, so we are excited the two companies […]

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Nov
14

15 CENTS: Gang$ign$

For this week’s 15 Cents, we reached out to Gang$ign$, a local dj whose trap beats are as hot as his weekly Wednesday shows at Whiskey Bar.  Because he was jet-setting between Austin and LA for shows, we couldn’t find time to sit down, but we talked about how he got into dj’ing, what exactly […]

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Nov
13

MOUNTAIN CITY: Photography of Mei Ratz

Blue Corn Pancakes & the Photography of Mei Ratz A few months ago the great Holly Hoover herself shared some images with me that she thought I’d like.  They were double exposures of peoples’ faces with flora–trees, pine-needles limbs, and flowers.  They were beautiful and I was mesmerized but in the often frenetic hustle of work […]

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Nov
13

LITTLE BOXES 2013

Not familiar with Little Boxes? Well, it is a city-wide shopping event on Black Friday and Saturday comprised of a mix of Portland’s locally owned and alternative boutiques. With Little Boxes, when you ditch the big box stores and shop locally you get entered to win tons of unbelievable prizes (cough, cough.. 4 night vacay […]

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Nov
12

OLD GROWTH: DANNER X WOOLRICH

One of the reasons Oregon steals our hearts as much as it does is because of the Old Growth forage. Those trees that have been alive for hundreds of years and have massive root systems under the Earth, completely blow us away.  E+E is excited that Danner has teamed up with Woolrich to bring a USA […]

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Nov
7

15 CENTS: FASHION FRIDAY

Hey everybody, come out and support local Portland fashion at The Rose Lounge tomorrow night!  We are participating in the final round with our homies at Jaefields.  We faced each other in the first round, but due to a drop out they are back with a whole round of new designs!  We got some new stuff […]

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Nov
6

VANS OFF THE WALL

Vans talented stable of artists is coming together at Compound Gallery this November for a collaborative show of abstract art blending the styles of some of the most influential artists in skateboarding culture. Join Compound for the Vans Off The Wall PDX gallery show this Thursday, November 7th from 7-10 PM. Works featuring Tim Kerr, Zio Kiegler, Jai Tanju, Neil Blender, […]

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Nov
6

CONTENT 2013

This weekend, Ace Hotel presents Content 2013, a collection of local designers who take over the second floor guest rooms of the hotel. Each brand individually transforms a room into a conceptual or multimedia installation that represents their point of view and talent. This year, the list of designers + artist participating is out of control. […]

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Nov
6

CRAZY WIND

A few weeks ago we were going over who would be showing at Content at the Ace Hotel – happening this weekend – and we noticed Crazy Wind. After digging a little deeper, we learned the Japanese inspired line “sources textiles directly from the 100 year old family operated manufacturing house” in the Kurume region […]