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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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May
29

15 CENTS: The Incorporated x Grimy Living Collection Editorial!

Today, we release our new collaboration with the homies Grimy Living, “Adaptation Vacation.”  The collection of printed vintage flannels and bucket hats is now available on The Incorporated’s Online Store!  The pieces are made for a Northwest summer, a mix of sun, rain, sand, waves and lots of good vibes.  This editorial, created by Angelo […]

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May
28

LEave Your MArk: Denver Edition

It’s basic math that a city with a larger population has a higher probability of producing more street artists. However,the probability of me finding some sort of street art sanctuary in a city that I’ve never been to before, while walking around with my mom, is incredibly small. While visiting my folks in Denver, CO, […]

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May
28

WAXED OUT: DON’T MISS NIGHTMARES ON WAX at What The Festival

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  With Oregon’s WTF just around the corner (ahem June 19-22), we figured it would be a good time to start getting jacked about the amazing lineup that this year’s festival brings. One of the artists I’m most excited […]

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May
26

Sunday (Monday) Sounds: Squatch 14

Having been off the grid for the Sasquatch Music Festival, this playlist is a day late. However, if I had posted this prior to the festival I would not have known what I know now. Black Joe Lewis, KONGOS, and the Flvr Blue are all worth listening to and did not make it on to […]

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May
21

AMINE´ PLAYS THIS THURSDAY

Amine´ hits the stage again this Thursday in Portland! Join the EYES + EDGE  & The Inc. team for a real fun night where Amine´will be playing their new stuff (Hot Sugar ^^), their best jams and maybe throw in a little surprise? We can’t stop listening to their album on repeat so we will BE THERE.

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May
18

SUNDAY SOUNDS: Hang Time

  Let’s be honest here, who doesn’t participate in a recreational past time most acknowledge as a safe and fun way to change your perspective and enhance creative side. You don’t have to be Cheech to appreciate this mix, and don’t take this as peer pressure to go roll up a doob you don’t want […]

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May
14

E+E 2ND B-DAY PHOTOS

For the E+E 2nd birthday, we joined forces with The Incorporated & Amine´ to throw the first of many young x hungry parties. Photos taken by the always lovely Jenna Haar. Party hosted at the new Savage Modeling studio.     Additional photos on our Facebook page.

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May
13

WAXED OUT: RAZ SIMONE + DANNY BROWN Play Portland

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel photos + video by @theinc206x503 On Sunday night, E+E covered one of the better recent hip-hop shows to come through the Roseland Theater: ZeeloperZ, our homie Raz Simone, and Danny Brown. Detroit’s twenty-year-old ZeelooperZ opened the show in his […]

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May
8

15 CENTS: #TRILLBLAZIN#

If you live in Portland, your schedule has changed significantly in the past few weeks.  You’ve been spending every other night at a bar or in front of a tv SOMEWHERE, screaming along with the rest of the 503, rooting on the hottest thing in the city, the Trailblazers.  The second hottest thing in these […]

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May
8

E+Etv: Waxed Out meets Gang$ign$ in the trap

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel We’ve been huge fans of Portland producer/trapstar Gang$ign$ for a while now. A member of the local production label STYLSS, Gang$ign$ has been spreading his siren-like-synths and sharp, popping snares with hundreds of followers around the world. Having shared stages with […]

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May
7

E+Etv: The Incorporated hits the studio with the Soar Losers

The Incorporated hit the studio with Myke Bogan, Tre Redeau and T Soprano aka Spoon, 3 members of the Portland hip-hop collective Soar Losers. We talked to Tre and Spoon about a number of different topics, and caught the making of a number of different tracks. Check it out and keep your ears and eyes […]

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May
7

DON’T FORGET: MOTHER’S DAY

  Ohhh.. Mother’s Day is a tricky one. Somehow we always leave it to the morning of to get mom something. So, save yourself this year (because let’s face it, you will probably be a tad hungover on Sunday) and buy something before Mother’s Day. Which is this Sunday.               […]

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Apr
30

A SATURDAY AFTERNOON IN THE PARK WITH EARTH

4.6 billion years ago, a grouping of divine and organic elements, remnants of a kaboom, clustered and collaborated into a stronghold formation, to form a little spinning sphere, held precisely in orbit, courtesy of a big burning ball of gas. Our little Earth has had quite an epic little journey since this time, as everyone […]

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Apr
30

15 CENTS: The Incorporated tracks down BLK RBN

The Incorporated chased down the men behind BLK RBN, one of Portland’s most talked about new brands.  So new in fact, they haven’t even gone to market yet…  But we tracked down David, Stephen, Jacob and Alex to get the first preview of what BLK RBN has to offer.   blkrbn.com

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Apr
29

WAXED OUT: Getting WAVY with ABIGAIL PRESS

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words + photos by @Evan_Gabriel If you haven’t heard Abigail Press, you should probably crawl out of the hole you’ve been living in and get WAVY. The twenty-four-year-old soul electronica singer/producer has just gotten her European tour funded through […]

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Apr
27

Sunday Sounds: Sway

Moonchild came to Portland this week and killed it. They made me realize that I need more funky smoothness in my life and I think you do too. This is a playlist of some smooth funky jams that will put you in the mood, help you relax, or at the very least make you slowly […]

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Apr
25

E+Etv: InFocus takes on Tabor by Compound

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.” Portland native Ira LaFontaine has been working on something to outrun the competition. With the release of Tabor, Compound’s in-house collection, Ira believes their joggers will outlast […]

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Apr
24

Leave Your Mark: Some throw backs

This week is a mix of some throw backs, some recent stuff, and a few from San Diego that I found while doing some exploring there.            

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Apr
24

UPDATE: UNPLANNED AMERICA

About two years ago, friends from Sydney asked if I would host a group of guys coming through Portland. I of course opened my home/E+E HQ to them and played film assistant for the day at the Annual Naked Bike Ride. These two Aussie were filming for a series called Unplanned America. About a year later, […]

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Apr
23

Earth Day Coalition

Greetings Earthlings! If that is your real species. I hope you all had a terrific Earth Day yesterday, filled with grounding and humbling epiphanies that assisted in reminding you, that you are a part of something bigger than yourselves. I never quite understood why people get days off celebrating personages such as Columbus, yet Earth […]

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Apr
21

SUnday Sounds: 3 Stacks and Sir Luscious

  It was 7th grade when Johnny T first handed me the ATLiens album. That moment was a turning point in my life. It’s been on my bucket list since then to see them play live, and it’s finally going to happen at the Sasquatch Music Festival this summer. Cochella is in wrapping up but […]

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Apr
18

E+Etv: InFocus Episode 1 with Emily Aalbers

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 spring marks Emily Aalbers’ last term as a double major at Western Oregon University.  She has put in her hours the last four years and finally […]

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Apr
16

E+Etv: Ant B “99 Styles” In-Studio video by The Incorporated!

We headed out to the homie Dan Lafferman aka Booty N Bass‘s studio, where we talked to Ant B and recorded a music video to his song, 99 Styles.  We talked to Ant about how he go into the game, his vision for Northwest hip-hop and his favorite song, 99 Styles.  Then he spit the […]

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Apr
15

PEACE BICYCLES

For those who love to travel environmentally and style friendly, make sure to check out a new project on Kickstarter called Peace Bicycles. Peace Bicycles is a company based in Los Angeles that offers an array of fashionable and functional vintage-style bikes. Their bikes are designed for optimal comfort, whether you are traveling for business […]

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Apr
15

WAXED OUT: An Interview with Dusty Fox

WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel Sitting at his dining room table in southeast Portland, Dusty Fox, one half of the Northwest hip-hop crew Research & Development, is having a serendipitous Saturday. The MC just opened a fortune cookie that told him […]

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Apr
11

WHEN IN DOUBT – GO OUT

HELLO Spring! Sunshine, patios, beers, BBQ, Coast Trips, bikes, more beers, maybe some Spring skiing? Why the hello not, the sun is out. The round up of all the random events this weekend are coming up next: FRIDAY Shook Twins @ Mississippi Studios Midnight Mystery Ride @ Col. Sumners Party Wildfang Presents: Genders & Spookies Buckman-Kerns […]

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Apr
11

E+Etv: Copper Union invites us to Fashion Forward

By now, we already know how talented our local fashion designers are. Portland has been home to more Project Runway winners than LA & New York. But the plus size industry never gets any love. That is, until we met Claire Doody. This fiery chick gets it and is running with her new “feminine warrior, […]

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Apr
10

PHILOSOPHY TALK – ECHOES OF REALITY

“Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” Hopefully this line resonates familiarity. Wild Bill Shakespeare, a poet’s poet, author of sonnets, plays, and widely regarded as the finest composer of the English language that this world has ever known, placed this now culturally implanted line in his tale of “two star-crossed lovers,” “Romeo and Juliet”. What […]

Apr
9

E+Etv: The Incorporated visits MACHUS

If you’re a guy in need of dope clothing in Portland, look no further than MACHUS on 6th and E Burnside.  I went into the store to look around and talk to the owner, Justin.  He explained the MACHUS “look,” the changing landscape of Portland fashion and his transition from Local35 on Hawthorne. Visit Machus […]

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Apr
4

E+Etv: Neo G Yo ALL ALLONE Album Release

The homie Neo G Yo released his new album, ALL ALLONE, and celebrated his birthday at Case of Bass!  We hit the party and talked to Neo about his new album and what Futro has coming out next! Check out Futro at Yofutro.com and @futrorecords!