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Edwin Coleman III: Drummer, groove maker, cellist (yeah cellist) Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #191

04/18/2019 | 1 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Drummer Edwin Coleman III was with Soul Vaccination for a long time. Now he's in demand all over the place, including as a part of Louis Pain Organ Trio.


Kit Taylor: Striving to be a Pop songwriting star / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #190

04/11/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // You remember him from Intervision. He's made Love + Pain, the album of his life to send him on his way to pop heaven.


Michelle Medler: A Quadraphonne with a new funky album of her own / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #189

04/04/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Michelle Medler, still a Quadraphonne, drops an album of funky Jazz.


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Louis Pain: One day out of the hospital after a major heart attack...and a new album Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #188

03/28/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Louis Pain had a major heart attack on a gig over the weekend, but he's here to talk about his new album and a couple of new stents.


Andy Stokes: The rest of the world has discovered what we knew all along in Portland. Coffeeshop Conversations@ Catfish Lou's #187

03/21/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // It took a long time, but Andy Stokes is now a hitmaker. He's grateful to his fans in Portland.


Casey McBride: Drummer and Mafia Historian / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #186

03/14/2019 | 1 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Casey McBride has combined a career in music with his job as Mafia historian. Find out how.


Lloyd Jones - A new record with some Nashville Cats Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #184

02/28/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Listen to the tale of his trip to Nashville where he recorded with some serious cats....as only Lloyd Jones can tell it.


Diane Russell: Painter of musicians and OMN photographer / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #183

02/21/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Painter and photographer Diane Russell has a huge show up in the Art Bar for the 2019 Portland Jazz Festival...and you can see lots of her photo galleries right here on OMN!


Terry Robb's new album: Coffeeshop Conversations @ Catfish Lou's #182

02/13/2019 | 1 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Terry Robb visits Catfish Lou's, our new home for Coffeeshop Conversations. He has a new album and lots of gigs around it.


OMN's Coffeeshop Conversations moving to Catfish Lou's!

02/07/2019 | 0 comments

Catfish Lou's, a new location for where we record OMN's Coffeeshop Conversations won Muddy Awards in 2017 and 2018 for Best Venue.


Terry Currier: Coffeeshop Conversations #181: Music Millennium's 50th Anniversary!

02/07/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Music Millennium's Terry Currier has big plans for their 50th Anniversary in March


Bruce Fife: Coffeeshop Conversations #180 - What does the Musicians Union do?

01/24/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Did you know there is a Musicians Union? Any idea what it does? Find out from Local 99 President Bruce Fife.


Mary Flower: Coffeeshop Conversation #179: A big announcement and a new DVD!

01/17/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Guitarist/composer/singer Mary Flower has a new instructional DVD out but there's even bigger news!


Don Lucoff talks about every performer at 2019 PDX Jazz Festival - Coffeeshop Conversation #178

01/10/2019 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Your best guide to all of the performers at the 2019 PDX Jazz Festival from Artistic Director Don Lucoff, who booked them all!


New Jimmy Mak s at NW 12th & Hoyt...ready for construction.

J.D. Stubenberg: Coffeeshop Conversations #177 / All about the new Jimmy Mak's

12/20/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // "J.D." the friendly face behind the bar at Jimmy Mak's has been working all this time to bring back the club. It's almost here!


DJ Action Slacks (aka Shannon Wiberg): Coffeeshop Conversations #176

12/13/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // DJ Action Slacks aka Shannon Wiberg has made her mark on her KMHD show and for her events and dances. This Coffeeshop Conversation is a lot of fun.


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Brent Angelo: Coffeeshop Conversations #175 / OMN photographer's experiences on the front lines

12/06/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // OMN photographer Brent Angelo on getting the best shot....no matter what.


Kelley Shannon: Coffeeshop Conversation #174 / Her "Astoria Christmas Fantastic" show has the right name

11/28/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Kelley Shannon's Astoria Christmas Fantastic show on Saturday, December 22 is a holiday treat. So is her 2 year-old Violet who is also in the coffeeshop!


Ken DeRouchie: Coffeeshop Conversation #173 / The Soul man's annual Food Drive!

11/22/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Ken DeRouchie, Soul band leader, is in the middle of his annual Food Drive....and it gets bigger every year.


Mark Bowden: Coffeeshop Conversation #172 / One of the busiest musicians in town stops by to talk.

11/15/2018 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Mark Bowden, guitarist, producer and all around busy guy stops in to talk about all of the people he's playing with...and that's a lot!


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