Yes music lovers, Harefest is among us. The weekend where nostalgia becomes reality. Returning guests know all too well what I’m speaking of as Bon Jovi, Guns N’ Roses, Jukebox Heroes, AC/DC and more take the stage in the form of Portland’s local tribute bands hosted by J-Fell Presents and The Wild Hare Saloon. Food, drinks, VIP […]
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While reflecting on the passing of another artist in the music industry, it brings sadness at the idea there will never be another live performance of Jimi Jamison best known for front leadman in Survivor. Jimi had joined Survivor in the early 80’s when their popularity was growing stale and with hits from the Vital […]
As quoted by organizers of Monsters of Rock (MOR): “Monsters Of Rock Portland is dedicated to joining some of the most accomplished local musicians from past to present. To foster an environment of unity and community that respects and celebrates the shared passion of Rock-N-Roll music. Monsters Of Rock Portland will be hosting events that […]
Flashback! Big hair, mullets, spandex, vibrant colors, and teens rock’n to Night Ranger! I was still very young and just getting into the cool rock bands – Styx, REO Speedwagon, AC/DC, Scorpions, Van Halen, Aerosmith, and of course Bon Jovi! Dear friend of mine first introduced me to the group. Taking his cassette tape, he pops it […]
Harefest! What is not to love? Taking you back to my first Harefest experience… It started out as my endeavor to participate in Portland’s music scene where my love of music sparked reminiscing of my days when I was a single girl. Leaving a marriage that was bad from the start (there’s a song in […]
Their Alleged Album, appropriately named, took years in the making. With songs written with conviction, passion, and soul, one can not simply listen and not be impacted. Working with the growing show PDX Spotlight that focuses on Portland original artists, I have had the privilege and honor to meet with these four talented artists to ask […]
I’ve heard the rumors, and it is true! Shoot to Thrill -an AC/DC Tribute band will shake you all night long! Band members include: Maury Brown-guitar and vocals, Jeff Krebs-bass and vocals, Kevin Rankin-Drums and vocals, Ted Berry-lead guitar and vocals, and Evan Berry-lead vocals. Seeing these musicians on stage performing live will not only […]
Heavy metal, rock band explodes in PDX!
For those who may not have heard of this band, if you are a fan of the movie “Rock Star” starring Jennifer Aniston and Mark Wahlberg, you most likely recognize their hit song, “We All Die Young.” Born in 1964 in Croatia, Miljenko Matijevic recognized his influence of Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath were not […]
- This group is explosive! Black Powder County!February 6, 2014 - 3:22 am
I was blown away when I first saw this band’s performance! They have infectious energy powered with technique and skills that give the audience a spontaneous combustion show!Their soon to be released Debut album is a rock & roll eulogy with a natural raw feel with sonically inspired edginess. It’s a Hard Rock rebirth for […]