Pickathon Music Festival's Treeline Stage, designed by Portland State University architecture students, will be reconstructed into sleeping pods for homeless veterans in Clackamas.
Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Musicopbmusic | Aug. 6, 2017 7:49 a.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon
The temperatures may have dipped ever so slightly Saturday, but the fire that is the Pickathon lineup didn't let up. See photos and reviews from Saturday's shows.
Ezra Furman's music deals with depression and a culture that wants to constrain his sexuality and genderfluidity. His set at Pickathon was perfect for a sunny summer festival atmosphere.
Price just released her album Midwest Farmer’s Daughter this Spring on Jack White’s Third Man Records and has been hailed as a “future country heroine.”
Tennyson, a brother-sister family band from Alberta, brought their electro-jazz-funk sounds to this year's Pickathon.
Guitarist Dan Boeckner's smile during Wolf Parade's two Pickathon sets said everything there is to say about music's power to elicit joy. It was a smile electrified by the sight of a crowd whose lives had clearly been touched by the songs he had written.
Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Musicopbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 12:26 p.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon
As Patrick Watson’s music has taken an increasingly cinematic turn on his last album, "Love Songs for Robots," his set on the Woods Stage Friday night went full rock opera.
Technology | local | NW Life | Arts | Musicopbmusic | Aug. 6, 2016 9:46 a.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon
Among all of the virtuosically played banjos and fiddles and mandolins at Pickathon, one instrument stood out in Friday: Dan Deacon's remote controlled player piano.
We gave opbmusic contributor Matt Drenik a 1000 word assignment to cover the Pickathon music festival. He turned in 5000 words on dehydration, dirt, & joy. This is his epic journey.