Jimmy says it all happened “almost accidentally”. The club, the success he had with it in our community. Thanks in part to inspiration his dad offered Jimmy. And the inspiration, in turn, Jimmy offered to musicians in Portland. Full circle. … Continue Reading

The 9th annual Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction ceremony went off without a hitch this year at the beautiful Aladdin Theater.

The enigmatic Tony Starlight stood as Master of Ceremonies.

The Delines and their opening performance feature tunes off … Continue Reading

Storm’s mission is to make people happy. She fiercely leads by example, accessibility and by not taking herself too seriously. But make no mistake. Storm takes her work very seriously.

As Valerie Day and John Smith put it, “What a long, strange, beautiful trip it’s been.” Since 1979, it’s been about staying open to possibility and following their hearts. We met up at Terry Currier’s wildly and wonderfully  crammed-to-the-rafters back … Continue Reading

Oregon Music Hall of Fame

Advocating for the Musical Arts in Oregon

The Oregon Music Hall of Fame — also known as OMHOF — is a Portland-based, non-profit organization. OMHOF was created to help preserve Oregon’s unique musical heritage and actively promote music education in … Continue Reading