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 […]
Samuel Troxel, the man behind Small Hands Big Slaps, is the nicest dude who throws some killers BBQs. He hides behind his humbleness but the boy has spent the summer working on huge projects. He just released a producer drum kit, has been working on secret sh-sh projects and God knows what else. We tracked […]
There’s nothing better than a babe DJ. Natasha Kmeto fits the bill and has been setting the scene on fire this summer. She has traveled to all sorts of music festivals from SXSW, MusicfestNW, What The Festival?! while playing shows across the country. With all her jetsetting, she still has time to kick it at […]
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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.” Last winter Ashbrook clothing showed love to one of Portland’s most know landmarks, the PDX carpet. They released two items with the famous PDX carpet design, one […]
A few weeks back we flew out to New York to host our 2nd Young x Hungry party, this time at the Tribeca Grand Hotel. Downstairs in their Studio room we took over to celebrate the printed E&E, Amine´releasing his sophomore EP and summertime in our favorite city – New York. The party was live from start to […]
WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel photos by @HaardyHaar Right from the intro skit, Aminé’s sophomore EP, En Vogue, poses a plea for clarity. Clashing with same voices of doubt featured on the intro of 2013’s Odyssey To Me, Aminé’s muddy singing appears untriumphant, drowning. […]
E+E & The Incorporated took their 1st ever trip to the AGENDA tradeshow, and this is what went down. Interviews with fresh.i.am, Defend Beauty / Defend Paris, Tjuji, Loaded Dock, as well as appearances from Gumball 3000, Bun B, Jim Jones, illxChris, Melin Hats and more! fresh.i.am Defend Paris / Defend Beauty Tzuji Loaded Dock Melin […]
Wake Up. Portland, you’ve been sleeping on our hometown hip-hop.Until this Friday… The Incorporated is happy to present to you the first Portland-wide mixtape // PDX vol. 1 // featuring our favorite PDX artists. A handful will be performing for you at the Hawthorn Theater this Friday, August 29th and it’s about to be ill. Pre-oreder […]
That’s right, the newest Amine´album released last night and after spending the better part of the morning listening.. we are pretty excited to have 7 new songs to add to our playlist. He’s been killing it this summer in New York and might not even make it back to Portland before blowing up big time. With […]
We’ve been staying out in Brooklyn during our stay in NY. Things have been wild, phones have been stolen, keys lost but parties have been fun and the weather is nice. We are taking Sunday off to explore our home away from home.. hipster Brooklyn. We have a few fun things on the agenda. But first […]
We are throwing a big party in New York at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on Friday! We have chick DJ Akki starting us off, Swizzy Swinton then our guy Amine´finishing us off. RSVP at email@example.com. Gotta check out the new Amine´music video for O&J produced by our team.
In our attempts to take over the world, we are please to announce E+E will release our first printed version later this month. Great ready! We have Raz Simone on the cover, interviews, photos, you name it, we have it.
The MusicfestNW Opening Party. Dr. Martens store parking lot, 2 NW 10th Ave.Doors open at 5 p.m. to see Run the Jewels, Killer Mike and Portland soul torch-bearers Ural Thomas and the Pain. Free with a VIP wristband or a ticket available during normal business hours: the store opens at 10 a.m. on Friday.
Brady Lange’s new Fall/Winter ’14 lookbook is banging. We took a peak at the collection and again, banging. Keep up with all this crazy-talented designer is doing. He’s only going up.
Los Angeles based music makers, BabeWave, just released their first song yesterday that they have been working on for over a year. It’s been blasting through the interwebs and getting some great feedback. Make sure to snag that free download of City of Angels on Soundcloud and get that song on your summer playlist. It’s mm mm […]
Myke Bogan stopped by our HQ in downtown Portland to discuss a few things that were on his mind. First and foremost is SILK JOCK STRAP, his new EP that releases TOMORROW, August 12th! Pre-Order it now or catch it on iTunes tomorrow! He also talked about his crew The Soar Losers and their new […]
Monday night I found myself at the crossroads of two worlds I truly live for: thin-crust pizza and blasting rap music. Where you ask? Ned Ludd on MLK. Every Monday night, the restaurant merges it’s delicious pizza and salads with old-school jams from the likes of Run DMC, KRS-ONE, Eric B. & Rakim, the Wu, and countless other […]
Son Little Bares His Neo-Soul The Roots and rjd2 collaborator brings his genre-transcending solo sound to this years Pickathon. Philly native and ANTI signed artist Son Little has provided vocals on Sleep with The Roots and collaborated on Icebird-rjd2’s eclectic 2011 album. Recently, he has been pumping out haunting, pleading solo tracks that consistently outmaneuver […]
There are tons of fashion events all over this town during the summer. But one we have our eyes on is Style in the Pearl, a fashion show this Friday and Saturday. Last year it was a stand out event and this year will be even bigger. Doors open at 7, show at 8 […]
EYES + EDGE and The Incorporated took the runway today for the Alley33 Fashion Show at Mag-Big. Take a sneak peek at the great event hosted by our own Holly Hoover and the men’s and women’s looks by The Incorporated. We had a great time at the show, can’t wait ’til next year! Find more at […]
We have a huge event for you during Design Week. More details to come.. To keep up with it all, follow the Twitter feed.
We’re on our way to the Capitol Hill Block Party! It has been underway all weekend, but if you’re not already in Seattle we’ve compiled a playlist to tide you over. Enjoy! Tune in for updates on Twitter and Instagram!
Belmont Bodega – 2519 SE Belmont – 5pm onward Rappin’ ass raps. Smoked meats. Late-night dance party. Satuuuuurday nite Four taps of assorted beer and cider. Bottles galore. $15 all-you-can-eat bbq!Plate up with: SMOKED BRISKET PORK SHOULDER BAKED BEANS COLLARD GREENS COLESLAW MACARONI SALAD Daytime (and late-night) rap snacks from: FREAKY OUTTY MAXX BASS GOLDEN BEETS NATHAN DETROIT
Introducing D.Worthy and his newest single “Already Know” Featuring Portland artist “Aminé“ D.Worthy delivers a inspiring and refreshing sound for the summer with the help of PDX spitter, Aminé, and production by Kyduh Beats. “Already Know” is off of D.Worthy’s upcoming project “Dior” Expected to release this summer. @Diorworthy #blowupkids Blowupkids.com
It’s that time again to make the drive up to Seattle for the Capitol Hill Block Party. They will be shutting down 6 blocks, bringing tons of yummy food vendors and lots of pretty people. The line up is pretty wildly amazing and we will be there for sure. To start the block party off […]
WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel “This is all still new to me,” producer sloslylove [pronounced slow-sly-love] tells me over the phone from L.A. I’ve caught the beatmaker during a night off from his international tour. “The type of shit that I make […]
Urban Air Market, the favorite outdoor sustainable market from San Francisco is launching Urban Air Market – Portland: a two-day event that will take place to bring together the creative communities of Portland and San Francisco. The free event is a pop-up marketplace for sustainable design featuring 100+ emerging and established artisans and brands, along with […]
E+E linked up with the homie Chris Williams to hear about one of Portland’s hottest streetwear brands, LXRD Clothing. Born off Alberta St. and flourishing along with the rest of the young Portland fashion scene, Chris and LXRD have huge plans for the future. Check out our conversation! For more LXRD, check them out at […]
WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel //photos + video by @KNWLDGVISION Waxed Up finally got to meet up with St. John’s representative Mat Randol and chat about his start in music and the nature of building within the local art scene. Serving as both […]