As part of Portland Notes’ March feature on local youth in music, we have been searching out schools and non-profit organizations that work together to support the idea that our next generation of musicians is already here, ready to rock! Jen Tengs-Howard, rock mom and current president of PROWUS, was gracious enough to answer some … Continue reading PROWUS – Portland Rock On With Us!
McMenamins White Eagle Saloon and School of Rock Portland have joined together again to bring another fantastic youth event to our city! This Sunday, 3 young bands will blow minds and melt all-ages faces at a double EP release from 2:30-5PM. Niamh headlines the show, playing on a fantastic bill with Jamie Iwata and returning guests Pedestrian Death Gang. Niamh … Continue reading WHITE EAGLE DOES IT AGAIN – YOUTH Double EP release 6/26
As we begin our series on local women in music, I’m reflecting on all the fantastic industry females we have met since Portland Notes originated in January! I’m going to include links to all our interviews and articles, and I hope that you – our dear readers, will submit local women who are of interest … Continue reading Local Women in Music – Who Do You Love?
Our White Eagle Local Youth Showcase tomorrow was created to spotlight some established youth musicians, introduce some new student bands, and offer the chance for any local youth musicians to get involved in an ongoing music showcase at the fantastic, haunted, White Eagle Saloon! We’ve focused several articles on youth this month: the world renowned … Continue reading SPOTLIGHT ON YOUTH MUSICIANS: Black Sand, 4 Day Moon,and Pedestrian Death Gang!