Here is my annual top 10 albums of 2014. You will need Spotify to hear all. Oh wait you don't have Spotify? Don't you know about Spotify? Pshhhh...
01. Hail Mary Mallon - Bestiary
02. Bear In Heaven - Time is Over One Day Old
03. Temples - Sun Structures
04. Gramatik - Beatz & Pieces, Vol. 1
05. Rob Sonic - Alice in Thunderdome
06. Flying Lotus - You're Dead
07. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 2
08. Iska Dhaaf - Even the Sun will burn
09. Caribou - Our Love
10. Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait
Apparently this is what girls like in men. Really? Suspenders, skinny jeans, tattoos and pussies? Put me in a cage with these modern day hunks and I'll show you how far I can throw these hard throbs - hopefully into 5 foot wall spikes - Jesse Ventura Running Man style.
I have witnessed the death of many rad bars in Portland. Blackbird, Hungry Tiger, Satyricon, Matador, and now Slabtown are joining the relic list of rad punk rock bars/venues that are closing its doors to its hardcore patrons. Slabtown's last day is Nov. 1st. It's a sad day when your bars/venues close forever. Weep
"Portland vs. Austin: Which city is weirder? We all know that Portland is downright strange, odd, offbeat, and abnormal, but is it more so than its sister from the south, its southern brother from another mother? This infographic from the SpareFoot blog (based down in Austin) investigates, and--not to spoil anything--but it's unlikely that Portlanders will be disappointed with their conclusion. --via SpareFoot Portland Storage"