OMHOF to Announce 2013 Inductees!

The Oregon Music Hall of Fame (OMHOF) will hold a press conference on Tuesday
July 16th at 6pm at Tony Starlight’s to announce the 2013 Inductees into OMHOF. This year’s Induction Ceremony will be held on Saturday October 5th at the Aladdin Theater.

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Aaron Meyer at Markham Elementary

Getting up close to music, how it’s played, how it sounds in action is a gateway to personal discovery for even the  youngest student. Get a glimpse of the March Music Education Assembly in action.

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Songwriting as Process

Is every one madly recording their new albums right now, or is it just us? Michele Van Kleef is among that group.  Michele  shares  her process, since she is in the very thick of it, right now. Read more

Brooks Robertson: Natural Born Picker

Charisma and talent overflow at Mountain Air Studios when Brooks plays finger style guitar. What is it. How did he learn it. In a moment of Zen, it seems. Read more

A Musician’s Life: Lived By the Moment

Naomi LaViolette states she is “feeling lucky” to be an independent singer-songwriter in Portland. But so much more than good luck is packed into a successful singer-songwriter career. Read more

Be a Superhero – Support Music Education!

This 2K 5K 10K & Kid’s Fun Walk supports the Oregon Music Hall of Fame and fights to Keep Portland Weird! Read more

Laura Ivancie: Not In It For the Wealth

I wonder where Laura will truly end up in her journey. In the brief time she’s been doing her thing, it has included college basketball,fighting fires for the U.S.Forest Service, and teaching English in Buenos Aires. But music was always in the background. Now there’s a coming-out party that puts music front and center. Read more

Musical Food for Thought

We’ve been showing off the young and talented in these posts recently. Time to hear from a seasoned pro and share his observations through decades long experience as singer/songwriter and bandleader. Read more

For Savanna Coen, No Limitations

Just as there are no “golden years” and “expiration dates” on creating and playing music, we can arrive into music-making anytime. Savanna Coen is 14 and on a mission. Read more

All the Sights. All the Sounds

Redwood Son’s Josh Malm just got back from SXSW. Then did 4 gigs in a row back home in Portland. We catch up with him on day 2 of a wind down and talk SX and what’s next for Josh.  Read more