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Art Levine and Tom D'Antoni: Our favorite interviews : Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #345

By TOM D'ANTONI // OMN's National Editor and my life-long friend Art Levine and I talk about our favorite interviews with musicians and some others. Both funny and surprising. James Brown, Ruth Brown, Hank Ballard, Leon Redbone and many others.

Art Levine and Tom D'Antoni: Our favorite interviews : Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #345

Ryan Meagher on the 2022 Montavilla Jazz Festival / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music

By TOM D'ANTONI // Guitarist/composer Ryan Meagher is the Programming Director of the Montavilla Jazz Festival. He tells us about ALL of the players in this year's Festival August 19-21....in  Portland's Montavilla neighborhood.

Ryan Meagher on the 2022 Montavilla Jazz Festival / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music

O.A.R., Dispatch and G.Lov e at Hayden Homes Amphitheater on 07/22/2022 Photos

By CHRISTINA HALL // Review and photos - O.A.R., Dispatch and G.Lov e 

O.A.R., Dispatch and G.Lov e at Hayden Homes Amphitheater on 07/22/2022 Photos

Frank Tuner w/Face To Face, The Bronx, and Pet Needs at the Roseland Theater, Portland on 07/24/2022 - Photos

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Art Levine and Tom D'Antoni: Our favorite interviews : Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #345

Aug 2, 2022

By TOM D'ANTONI // OMN's National Editor and my life-long friend Art Levine and I talk about our favorite interviews with musicians and some others. Both funny and surprising. James Brown, Ruth Brown, Hank Ballard, Leon Redbone and many others.

read more

Ryan Meagher on the 2022 Montavilla Jazz Festival / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music

Jul 29, 2022

By TOM D'ANTONI // Guitarist/composer Ryan Meagher is the Programming Director of the Montavilla Jazz Festival. He tells us about ALL of the players in this year's Festival August 19-21....in  Portland's Montavilla neighborhood.

read more

O.A.R., Dispatch and G.Lov e at Hayden Homes Amphitheater on 07/22/2022 Photos

Jul 27, 2022

By CHRISTINA HALL // Review and photos - O.A.R., Dispatch and G.Lov e 

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Frank Tuner w/Face To Face, The Bronx, and Pet Needs at the Roseland Theater, Portland on 07/24/2022 - Photos

Jul 25, 2022

By BENJAMIN MAH //

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Rachel Taylor-Brown: Fritos and Empathy / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #343

Jul 22, 2022

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