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    CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY: PLAYLIST TIME

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    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!  

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    RAPPING A$$ RAPS

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    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

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    EXCLUSIVE: D. Worthy and Amine present ALREADY KNOW!

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    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   

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    WAXED OUT: AN INTERVIEW WITH SLOSLYLOVE

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    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 […]

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NOMAD news - Overlook Park
Mar
6

Leave Your Mark

Portland is a hub for creativity and the culture here encourages you to share that with everyone. Graffiti is no exception to this invite. This column is in no way intended to blow up anyones spot or reveal any artist’s identity – quite the opposite. This is a salute to those who roam the streets […]

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Mar
5

15 CENTS: TRIIBE MOVEMENT LOOKBOOK PREMIERE!

Today, our homies at Triibe Gang come to EYES + EDGE to premiere the lookbook for their new “Fuck the System” collection.  I spoke with Mia of Triibe about what it is, what it means and when you can get your hands on it.  Check out a sample here, and visit TRIIBE for the full […]

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Mar
4

WAXED OUT: An Interview with Stewart Villain

WAXED OUT WEEKLY delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh and stacked to the ceiling words + photo by @Evan_Gabriel_ Standing in his living room with Star Wars blaring, Stewart Villain seems anything but worried. In fact, he’s nonchalant. The twenty-four year-old producer-rapper has managed to make a living selling his beats, defining […]

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Mar
3

W#AT THE F IS #APPENING?

Want to know what the F is happening?  This is the spot where we scour our wifi-enabled devices to bring you the best social media posts from the last weekend!  This is what happened in Portland over the weekend, be there next weekend! @illmaculate was performing at the Blue Monk this weekend, when Portland Police […]

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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 […]