Tag Archives: Pickathon

Video Premiere: Ty Segall at Pickathon 2013

Pickathon, an innovative weekend music festival located in the aptly-titled Happy Valley, Oregon, will open on the 1st of August and run through the 3rd. Over the course of the weekend, you can see bands like X, Parquet Courts, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Courtney Barnett, Angel Olsen, Warpaint, Jonathan Richman, Mac DeMarco, and many others. RecentlyRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

iTunes Radio is now streaming Real Estate‘s brand new album Atlas a full week before its official release. This is the New Jersey outfit’s first new collection in three years. Listen HERE. And don’t forget: Real Estate will be the next band featured on KEXP’s Live Video Stream on Thursday, March 6th at 1:00 PMRead more...

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Live Video: Ty Segall at Pickathon 2013

If you’d been following the prolific career of Bay Area musician Ty Segall, you might have been surprised when he was announced to perform Pickathon earlier this year. But the 26-year-old Bay Area musician, whose discography is as labyrinthine as an 80′s record contract, and whose most recent recordings are full of heavy riffs, sonicRead more...

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Pickathon 2013: A Photo Field Guide

It’s the kind of thing you’re told all the time: “you just have to go there, do it, see it.” But it’s true: describing the experience of attending Pickathon is kind of like writing about music itself. Too much is lost in translation. That the festival remains a hidden gem in the Northwest seems bothRead more...

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KEXP Suggests: Pickathon 2013 this weekend!

There’s probably no other festival as intimate, communal and sustainable in the Northwest like Pickathon. This weekend at the Pendarvis Farm just outside Portland, Oregon, a diverse gathering of bands like Feist, Andrew Bird, The Devil Makes Three, Divine Fits and Shabazz Palaces will perform as part of the 15th annual Pickathon Music Festival. AmpleRead more...

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Pickathon 2012 Schedule Released!

Pickathon 2012 is only a little over a month away, but you can start planning your weekend right now! The schedule for the Portland, Oregon event was released this morning, and alongside the set times for all of its great acts, they’ve announced a slew of previously unannounced non-musical activities to make this year’s PickathonRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

KEXP and Seattle Center’s Concerts at the Mural begin this weekend, with two free shows -- Friday night with The Maldives, Hey Marseilles, Black Whales, and all day Saturday with Fool’s Gold, Rainbow Arabia, Capsula, Virgin Islands, Mad Rad -- but there’s a lot else going on, including a full weekend outside of Portland atRead more...

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Festival Preview: Pickathon

The 12th Annual Pickathon Indie Roots Music Festival, which will be held on Pendarvis Farm outside of Portland from August 6th-8th, doesn’t fit the mold of what you’ve probably come to think of festivals such as Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, or Sasquatch! that are likely to show up in the summer music issue of Rolling Stone. IfRead more...

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