Pampelmoose Picks For The Week of October 23rd

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Birds & Batteries – Tuesday, October 27th @ The WoodsOur fearless leader wrote a small profile of this California-based band (pictured) back in May when they were gearing up to play Doug Fir. If you missed that show, you’d do well to pick up the slack by seeing them tonight. Dave said they reminded him [...]

Pampelmoose Picks For The Week of July 24th

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

PDX Pop Now! 2009 – Friday through Sunday @ Rotture (320 SE 2nd Ave) Did you have anything on your agenda this weekend that didn’t involve spending all day at a club in inner Southeast Portland watching band after amazing band perform at no cost to you and yours? If so, I would suggest canceling [...]

Music News Around The Web

Friday, June 26th, 2009

Kraftwerk’s Ralf Hütter Gives Rare Interview The UK Top 40 charts to include music streaming and subscription data German court fines RapidShare $34 million Music and sports critic Steven Wells dies Moby – the RIAA should be disbanded Portland’s MusicFestNW announces line up Portland’s PDX Pop Now! festival announces line up

PDX Pop Now Festival Announces Line Up, Laura Gibson and Ethan Rose Free MP3

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

PDX Pop Now! will be returning to Rotture (320 SE 2nd Ave) on July 24th, 25th and 26th for the free, all-ages festival that showcases Portland’s diverse musical talent. This year’s festival will feature indoor and outdoor sets from Ah Holly Fam’ly, Animal Farm, Au, Autistic Youth, Benoit Pioulard, Breakfast Mountain, Chamber of Commerce (Blue [...]

today: day 3 of pdx pop now!

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

It’s day (and night) three of PDX POP NOW!, arguably Portland’s best damn music festival ever (and it’s FREE!). I snapped a few pics of yesterday’s behind the scenes action, including the above shot of Norfolk and Western drumkit specialist Rachel Blumberg. What started out as relatively gentle Saturday afternoon culminated around 2 am inside [...]

pdx pop now! lineup announced

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Yacht performing at PDX Pop Now! CD Release Party 2007. Pic Jason Quiqley PDX Pop Now!, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to stimulating and expanding participation in the music of Portland Oregon, has announced the lineup for the 2008 PDX Pop Now! Festival. To celebrate the festival’s fifth anniversary, PDX Pop Now! will be returning [...]

pdx pop now! breaks a few hearts and keeps city singing for joy

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

Although it would be impossible to give someone a well concocted taste of Portland’s incredibly rich music community in one weekend, the peeps at PdxPopNow! have been baking up a 3 day FREE and ALL AGE festival for several years now that comes mighty close. It always features some of the cities most acclaimed acts, [...]