January 19, 2017 in Live Music, News, Style by

Dame 3 “Rip City” Sneaker Launch

As you may have heard, superstar basketball player/rapper Damian Lillard is dropping his Dame 3 “Rip City” shoe today, and tomorrow he plans to celebrate the launch with you – the fans! Once again, Dame and adidas are tapping Amine to perform at the release – you may recall that Amine rocked Dame’s initial signature shoe

December 12, 2016 in Giveaway, Live Music, Music by

TYuS Concert Free Ticket Giveaway!!!

While all-local rap shows have been buzzing crazy in Portland for at least a good year now, there haven’t been too many opportunities to indulge in R&B concerts that star The Town’s growing talent base. That all changes this Wednesday – 12/14 – when homegrown talent TYuS headlines an all-ages extravaganza at the Hawthorne Theater.

December 10, 2016 in Giveaway, Live Music, R&B by

Come See TYuS, Portland’s New R&B Star

Hopefully you’re not like me and super late to discovering Portland-based artist, TYuS. While I had heard the name before, I didn’t know that a) he was an R&B singer, and b) that some of his songs make for  excellent winter listening. In fact, it wasn’t until earlier this week that I actually got around

November 25, 2016 in Interviews, Live Music, Music, Video by

We Take Holocene Interview with Glenn Waco [VIDEO]

A few months back I had the opportunity to catch up with prominent Portland activist and artist Glenn Waco at his We Take Holocene showcase. Recently Glenn made the move down south to California but specifically came back to host the fourth edition of his Hip Hop series in late August. This show has definitely

November 7, 2016 in Live Music, Uncategorized by

Kami-Sama w/The Last Artful, Dodgr, Mic Capes & Fountaine

Feature image: Tiki This Thursday Mikey Fountaine puts Kami-Sama at The Liquor Store, his first-ever self-curated a show. And by the looks of the lineup it’s hard to see where he could go wrong. At the top of the bill sits The Last Artful, Dodgr, whose single “Squadron” has become a must-play anthem at local

November 5, 2016 in Live Music by

TNO X Bro Pluto X Compound Present: Walking Cliché Album Exhibit

Tonight at The Hawthorne Theatre we pay tribute to one of Portland’s most important rap artists, Stewart Villain, as he releases his new musical project, Walking Cliché.

August 23, 2016 in Live Music, Music by

We Take Holocene IV: Raz Simone, Glenn Waco, ROBy, Donte Thomas

The Summer closes with another promising Holocene takeover, and it’s Northwest vs. Everybody For all the sorry souls who missed it, We Take Holocene III featured Alia Zin, Blossom, Karma Rivera, and Vytell. Each artist from the all-female lineup brought some serious juice to share with the crowd, and we drank it right up. There

August 12, 2016 in Live Music, Producers by

Crate Diggers II: Second Blood

Crate Diggers is a podcast all about our connections and influences in music. Hosted by The Thesis resident DJ, Verbz and engineered by his brother, hip hop producer, Steez; Crate Diggers has featured some of Portland’s best talent its two years of production. Past guests include WOHM favorites like Tope,Blossom, Maze Koroma, and more. Friday, August 12th, Crate Diggers is throwing their second live podcast and

August 11, 2016 in Features, Live Music by

Eyrst One Year Celebration

Tomorrow night is definitely going to be one for the books and quite possibly one of the best line ups the city of roses has to offer. Don’t worry if you’re a little behind, we’re here to fill you in! The newly formed Portland record label Eyrst has been on fire as of late with

July 12, 2016 in Giveaway, Live Music by

Go See Chanti Darling, SassyBlack & Blossom LIVE @ Holocene

The upcoming show at Holocene is a much-needed celebration of innovative and eclectic R&B artists from the Pacific Northwest.  This Thursday is expected to be a rare treat, with a lineup that kind of reminds me of the generational archetype that was conveyed in the movie DOPE; its youthful protagonists are characterized by non-conformity, nerdiness, queerness,