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February 2016

Prog Musings on The Musical Box

Words and Photos by Dave Fulton, host of 12 Steps Beyond Prog Using original props, instruments, slides and equipment the Musical Box pulled it off again. A friend of mine once said that Progressive Rock is essentially the same thing as watching... Continue Reading →

Scenes from the First Portland Winter Light Festival

Words and Photographs by Oliver Pickens Portlanders can always use another excuse to get outside during the winter months, and the first ever Portland Winter Light Festival gave us one more. Designed to “celebrate the spirit of winter and warmth... Continue Reading →

Photos from the XRAY Awards are in!

Huge thanks to our wonderful photographer Nina Johnson for the beautiful photos from the first XRAY Awards, held at Marmoset Music on January 22nd, 2016. Scroll through to relive the night (and look for yourself!) if you were there. If you couldn't make... Continue Reading →

Seizing Life One Concert at a Time

By Laurie Horning On the last Sunday of January, seven local bands came together to play a benefit show for their beloved friend. Rob Johnston was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer within the past several weeks. Fortunately, he has a strong chance... Continue Reading →

Monthly Series #TheThesis Stresses the Importance of Supporting Underground Hip Hop in Portland

By Blake Hickman This Thursday, February 4th marks the latest installment of #TheThesis, a monthly hip hop series sponsored by hip-hop culture blog We Out Here Magazine and Portland's most important radio station, XRAY FM. Rather than provide a preview... Continue Reading →


By Dave Cantrell Hi everybody and welcome to Blogs From Under The Floorboard (though I promise not to begin every blog post that way). As more or less a prose partner to my Friday night show on XRAY FM, Songs... Continue Reading →

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