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MusicFestNW Lineup 2014

Somehow, it’s refreshing to learn about a music festival that doesn’t cram every big-name act it can find across three days, that doesn’t charge a small fortune for weekend passes, and that doesn’t have OutKast headlining. All of that applies to Portland’s MusicFestNW, which this year comes to the new location of Waterfront Park 8/16-17. More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 30, 2014 - 8:53 am

Photos: Musicfest NW 2013

This past weekend Portland held Musicfest NW 2013, which had a pretty sweet line-up. Many of the bands playing have been doing incredible things on the festival circuit this summer and our photographer Colin McLaughlin captured a great deal of them. Above are his photos of Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Neko Case, Earth, FIDLAR, Joey… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 9, 2013 - 6:22 pm

MusicFestNW 2013 Lineup

Portland, OR’s six-day, multi-venue MusicFestNW has announced its featured performers for this year’s festival. Bands include Animal Collective, Diplo, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, as well as both Chromatics and Glass Candy, Icona Pop, Joey Bada$$, and many more. It all goes down 9/3-8 and the lineup is stacked. Check out the full list of acts, i… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / May 29, 2013 - 3:08 pm

MusicfestNW 2012 In Photos

Yesterday, Portland’s MusicFestNW wrapped up five days of concerts at over a dozen venues throughout the city. Among the acts who performed were Passion Pit, Beirut, Girl Talk, Dinosaur Jr., Flying Lotus, Swans, Fucked Up, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, Wild Nothing, Purity Ring, and DIIV. Autumn Andel was on hand to capture… More »

By: Stereogum / September 10, 2012 - 4:15 pm