An annual free outdoor/indoor party, taking place this year at RefugePDX. Showgoers of all ages ad walks of life are given the opportunity to sample a diverse cross-section of both Portland's established and growing musical offerings. PDX Pop Now!'s mission is to stimulate and expand participation in Portland's music scene. Created...

High Scores And Records is an independent, artist-owned record label from Portland, Oregon, interested in new sounds, fun, dark spaces, and the weird line where complete avant-garde experimentation begins to meet up with pop sensibility. ...

The bookers of three of this year’s House of Commons — STAY POSI NO FUTURE, GARAGE_PSYCH_DANCE, and SUX BY SUXWEST — have curated this mixtape. Though all three events are fairly different, they overlap in noise and experimental sounds....

bass drum of death Garage rock junkies apply within. Bass Drum Of Death's pure and unabated psych rock is sure to catch some people by surprise at SXSW 2011. Their new material is far more tuneful and engaging than their original demos, making Bass Drum Of...

For the first year ever, REDEFINE magazine -- a Pacific Northwest-based independent music, art, and film blog -- has decided to undertake the daunting task of throwing a show at SXSW.After partnering with influential Dallas-based mixtape blog, Clumsy & Shy, and enlisting the help of Portland, OR booker, The Petite Zarathustran, the collaborative trio...

December 8th 2010 7:00pm to Midnight @ Holocene, Portland $6.00 21+ Just six weeks after Sean Ongley's management of InterArts’ 2010 No.Fest – an annual festival dedicated to showcasing music, art, and performance across discipline, generation, and culture -- he and Vivian Hua, Editor-in-Chief of REDEFINE Magazine, crossed unlikely paths. Thanks to a Craigslist-driven keyboard...

Just wanted to share this new segment from Portland-based video troupe, Into The Woods. Tomorrow is the band's record release party, and you can purchase their new album here. They will also be playing a REDEFINE-sponsored show on December 8th! Details are forthcoming. ...

Sign me up for this show! Together Gallery's offering for the Last Thursday's art walk on Alberta tonight has an opening running from 5:00pm to 10:00pm. What is it? Nothing short of FANTASTIC. Including musical performances by BRAINSTORM and ...

pdx pop now! picks for friday, july 30th, 2010 blue horns Free-spirited vocals and bouncy beats call for arm-flailing good times; Blue Horns are an excellent opening band for PDX POP NOW! 6:00PM, INSIDE subarachnoid space San Francisco's SubArachnoid Space is an instrumental band that throbs low...