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Tim DuRoche on the new Battle Hymns and Gardens album / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #423

06/14/2024 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // The percussionist tells us about the new Battle Hymns and Gardens album featuring JL Cunningham and Reed Wallsmith. Listen to a track at the end. The release gig is on Tuesday, June ...


Erra at the Roseland Theater on 05/18/2024 - Photos / Through the Eyes of a Pre-teen.

06/12/2024 | 0 comments

By SYDNEY LEWIS and MIKE LEWIS // This isn’t the first time Sydney has been in the photo pit for several metalcore bands, and it probably won’t be the last either. She was quite impressed ...


Ticket Tomato's Amy Maxwell on the Live Nation situation and all things tickets / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #422

06/10/2024 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI //  Buying tickets to hear music is not fun and also very expensive. Amy Maxwell, founder of Ticket Tomato knows the whats and whys of the business. What's the lowdown on the Live ...


Portland’s Prodigal Son: Celebrating Filmmaker, Musicologist, and Mystic Harry Smith, June 15-17

06/10/2024 | 0 comments

A hot weekend, June 15-17 will bring us more of Harry Smith works than you ever imagined possible. Here's the full schedule.


Peach Tree Rascals with Monét Ngo at Holocene on 06/04/2024 / Photos

06/08/2024 | 0 comments

By CHRISTINA HALL // Peach Tree Rascals finally made their way to Portland on their For You Tour after having to cancel in 2022. Along with this segment of the tour, was another San Jose, CA native, ...


Johnaye Kendrick

Johnaye Kendrick with PSU Vocal Collective and Jazz Band: Portland State University School of Music and Theater/ Jazz at Lincoln Performance Hall, June 3rd, 2024 / Review

06/06/2024 | 0 comments

By MICHAEL "SHOEHORN" CONLEY // George Colligan's PSU jazz band combined forces with Sherry Alves’ nine-member PSU Vocal Collective, backing guest artist Johnaye Kendrick, a cool-toned alto ...


Adam East : Meet the person who brings the talent to the Alberta Rose / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music # 421

06/03/2024 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI //  Long-time musician Adam East has been the talent buyer at the Alberta Rose Theater since before it started in 2010. Find out what he does and has done to help make it one of the ...


David and Tom

David Monette: A new book on transcendence in life and music / Coffeeshop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #420

05/18/2024 | 1 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Known world-wide for his trumpets, he has just published his first book, Calculus of Life: A Practical Guide to Transcendence. What does that have to do with music? He explains. ...


The writer and saxophonist.

One Wednesday night at the Jam session...from the inside

05/16/2024 | 0 comments

By MICHAEL (SHOEHORN) CONLEY // On Wednesday May 15th I attended the Downtown Session at Fortune PDX, a bar at the Sentinel Hotel at 614 SW 11th in Portland. This is a regular Wednesday night jazz ...


Pearl Jam at the Moda Center on 05/10/24

05/14/2024 | 0 comments

By Brent Angelo (with PHOTOS, REVIEW AND VIDEO) Pearl Jam returns to Portland and shows they still have alot to say


Lo Steele: Singer, Composer, Actor, Daughter to LaRhonda and Mark / Coffeeslhop Conversations @ Artichoke Music #419

05/12/2024 | 0 comments

By TOM D'ANTONI // Lo (aka Lauren) Steele is a multi-talented, multi-genered singer and composer and actress, many times working all of her talents at the same time. Being the daughter to LaPhonda and ...


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