KEXP RULES THE DAY DURING MUSICFESTNW!

  For the 7th consecutive year, KEXP is broadcasting live from the Doug Fir in Portland, Oregon for MusicfestNW, September 5th, 6th, and 7th. All performances are free and open to the public, but space is limited. First come, first served.   Thursday, September 5th 10:30AM — CHVRCHES 12:30PM — The Baseball Project 02:30PM — !!! 04:30PM — Austra   Friday, …

THE MORE YOU MOVE, THE BETTER IT GETS. NIKE SHOW DETAILS ANNOUNCED!!

The more you move, the better it gets. This year Nike and Music Fest Northwest have partnered to host four amazing performances and they want you to come and watch for free. Join Nike 8.27 – 9.6 for your opportunity to win tickets to see Diplo, RL Grime, Shlohmo and Flume perform at Wonder Ballroom. All you have to do …

FREE FIESTA OUTDOORS AT THE DR. MARTENS STORE W/ MARIACHI EL BRONX & TIBURONES

Enjoy a Mexican Fiesta at this years’ MusicfestNW! Head to the Dr Martens store starting August 21 to pick up a free ticket. A MusicfestNW wristband also gains you entry into this event. Starting at noon on September 7th party with Mariachi El Bronx and the Tiburones outside behind the Dr Martens store, located on 10th and Burnside across from …

THE JUPITER HOTEL PRESENTS MUSICFESTNW POSTER MART!

Come by the Jupiter Hotel Courtyard on September 7th from Noon-11pm and shop around for one-of-a kind posters of this years MusicFestNW performers. Many of Portland’s finest artists have created unique posters which will be on display and ready-to-buy at the Jupiter, located at 800 E Burnside. Come support your local artists and musicians!

QUEEN KWONG COMING TO MUSICFESTNW BRINGING AN EXPLOSIVE AND UNPREDICTABLE SOUND

Self-taught at 13, Carre Callaway (Queen Kwong) has a history of overachieving after graduating two years early from high school.  The name Queen Kwong developed out of her interest in covering the Kinks song “King Kong”.  She’s played with artists like Nine Inch Nails at the age of 17.  Her music is influenced by artists such as Nick Cave, The …

PARTIES, PARTIES, PARTIES – MFNW VIP PARTY DETAILS ARE HERE!

On the fence about buying a MFNW VIP Wristband?  Already purchase one and wonder what perks you are entitled to?  Well here are the details for all the haps during MFNW for VIP Wristband Holders!  Clear the days and find a good hangover cure, its going to be a raging week for you all! Wednesday, September 4th MFNW Kick Off …

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE PERFORMS AT THIS YEARS’ MFNW BRINGING A DEEPLY SOULFUL COUNTRY SOUND TO THE ALADDIN THEATER STAGE

Growing up in Nashville, Justin Townes Earle was immersed in the rich musical culture of the south as well as inheriting his father, Steve Earle’s, musical talent.  But the young Earle has gone beyond the roots of Nashville, expanding his personal genre through various other influences. His music stems from bluegrass, blues, rock and roll, R&B, ragtime, pre-war folk, as …

Party with the Swedish pop duo Icona Pop at this years’ MFNW

This spontaneous and light-hearted Swedish duo brings a fresh modern vibe to the pop scene. Aino and Caroline were first introduced at a party, which seems fitting seeing as their friendship and musical experience have been nothing but that.  Their songs invite listeners into a world void of worries while encouraging audiences to embrace youth, fun, and living the dream. …