• Tasty Tuesday Podcasts: August-Sept., 2014

    The month of August 2014 was a very busy one for Tasty Tuesday. Rebecca Webb was happily occupied with her daughter’s wedding while Steven Shomler and Ken Wilson covered the on-air duties of the show. Consequently we’ve developed a back-log of [...]

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  • Clapton & Friends Pay Homage to JJ Cale

    If you haven’t yet purchased a copy of “The Breeze” – Eric Clapton’s album tribute to blues musician JJ Cale released at the end of July – here’s the persuasion you might need. Sure, these 16 tracks are comfortable – [...]

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  • Here Comes Everybody

    Collaboration is one of the keys to this musical enterprise known as HCE. Rene and Michael have taken the band through many terrains, styles and genres, but the one through-line has been deep feeling for and commitment to the creative process.

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JJ Cale

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If you haven’t yet purchased a copy of “The Breeze” – Eric Clapton’s album tribute to blues musician JJ Cale released at the end of July – here’s the persuasion you might need. Sure, these 16 tracks are comfortable – [...]

Photo by Miri Stebivka

standard Here Comes Everybody

Collaboration is one of the keys to this musical enterprise known as HCE. Rene and Michael have taken the band through many terrains, styles and genres, but the one through-line has been deep feeling for and commitment to the creative process.

(L) Joy Pearson (R) Carley Baer

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We were thrilled to have not one, but two amazing singer-songwriters with us this week. We met Joy Pearson, and said our farewells to Carley Baer,  a fresh voice in the Portland scene, who sadly for us, is heading back [...]

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Every Monday and Wednesday morning, it’s our mission to bring you a new Artist discovery or go deeper with a favorite. This morning, it was a sublime session and lucky for us, filled with a lot of laughter and really [...]

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Philco

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We love reading (and dissecting) vintage (or would they be antique?) ads from our collection of 1940 Oregonian newspapers. “See this utterly amazing new, exclusive Philco development! A Radio that you can strap on your shoulder, just like a candid [...]

Oregon State Fair - Elephant Ears

standard In Salem…Much More than the Usual Fair Faire

The Oregon State Fair is in full swing until Labor Day. The 149th edition features the usual fair fare — including mouth-watering, waist expanding comfort food, thrilling rides (check out the Slingshot!), cows, pigs, horses, sheep, as well as live music [...]

Soapbox Derby

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Held every year in August, along the grassy slopes of Mt. Tabor Park, the PDX Adult Soapbox Derby caters to the kid in all of us. It’s a can’t-miss event, words go only so far to describe. What did we [...]

Returning Veterans Project

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Wars don’t end when the warriors come home. As we continue this week’s Community Voices we’ll hear the story of one woman’s experiences during and after her time in Afghanistan. We’ll also find out how she’s working through the fallout [...]

Community Voices

Returning Veterans Project

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Wars don’t end when the warriors come home. As we continue this week’s Community Voices we’ll hear the story of one woman’s experiences during and after her time in Afghanistan. We’ll also find out how she’s working through the fallout [...]

Aaron Nigel Smith

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Aaron Nigel Smith is a Portland-based musician on a mission. His “call to action” is inspiring kids, adults and families to sing, dance and play together.

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Photo: Steven Shomler

audio Tasty Tuesday Podcasts: August-Sept., 2014

The month of August 2014 was a very busy one for Tasty Tuesday. Rebecca Webb was happily occupied with her daughter’s wedding while Steven Shomler and Ken Wilson covered the on-air duties of the show. Consequently we’ve developed a back-log of [...]

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Maybe you saw trapeze artists in your kid days, when you went to a cricus. Or maybe it was was the higher art form of, say, a Cirque de Soleil performance. Whatever it is, it captures so many imaginations as [...]