Terence Nance and I leapfrog through time and space. Numerous missed connections and mutual schedule misalignments occur until — two weeks later — we finally manage to get on the phone to...Read on
REDEFINE’s annual Album Covers of the Year feature consolidates interviews from artists and musicians to highlight philosophical, thematic, and conceptual significance of great album cover artwork spanning a wide range of visual and sonic...
A Soulful Half-Year R&B Birthday (#032) Mixtape (Curated by Intuitive Navigation DJs)
July 1st marks the halfway point for the glorious year 2014. This indie R&B mixtape, curated by Portland duo Intuitive Navigation DJs (vVv Stardust and Serious Moonlight) calls for groove-centric celebration to this fact.
Decibel Festival 2013: Pre-Festival Preview – w/ Ben Klock, JETS, The Orb, Machinedrum, Olafur Arnalds, Nils Frahm & More
Our preview guide for Decibel Festival 2013 in Seattle, with tightly-curated showcase picks for each day.
Flying Lotus Layer 3, Thundercat Live Show Review (Roseland Theatre, Portland)
"I think as we get older, that idea of magic is just taken from us. There's just less of it and less of it... I really try to just kind of dabble in things that feel magical." -- Steve Ellison of Flying Lotus
Miguel Baptista Benedict Super(b)-Child-Ran Alpha Pup Records (Brainfeeder), 2013 Often, when an album arrives pre-labelled with the epithet “outsider music”, one has to brace oneself for what might be an incoherent and self-indulgent...