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Timber Music Festival

Timber! Outdoor Music Festival is happening this weekend!

Looking to get out of town this weekend and check out some great music while you’re at it? We’ve got just the festival to suit your needs. The same lovely folks from Artist Home who brought us Doe Bay Fest and Slackfest (among other events) introduced The Timber! Outdoor Music Festival last summer and have […]

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Rad bands for a great cause: the NFTN 2010 lineup

{photo credit: the lovely Laura Musselman, courtesy of our imaginary flickr pool} Now that we’re all done with Sasquatch, it’s time to set our sights on the next raddest lineup to hit the west coast: it’s Noise for the Needy, 2010 edition. There’s close to seventy-five bands and djs playing a baker’s dozen of venues […]

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Words Are Dead


Horses don't really have feathers, of course — but Horse Feathers' whimsical name is perfectly suited to the band's fanciful, swoon-inducing music. This Portland duo, comprised of songwriter/vocalist/guitarist Justin Ringle and multi-instrumental wunderkind Peter Broderick, is turning heads (and breaking hearts) with its debut album, Words Are Dead. A collection of sparsely beautiful chamber-folk built […]

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