The House of Sarcasm #18 – Portland Punk and Portland Queercore with Guest DJ Tangereen Velveteen On Friday, August 24, I was honored to be joined in the booth by guest DJ Tangereen Velveteen, who grew up in Portland, attended Cleveland High School, and graduated from the University of Portland with degrees in physics […]
The Smashing Pumpkins first tour in nearly 20 years made their Portland appearance on Saturday August 25th. Heavily touring in the early 90s through the first part of 2000s they have a seamless stadium show that lasts over 3 hours. Guitarist James Iha debuting a fabulous pimp worthy white suit warned the audience of the […]
Rapper TOPE drops the track “Never Told You” on Wednesday the 22nd The popping rhythm and tight lyric spitting on TOPE’s “Never Told You” reminds me a bit of Childish Gambino. Unlike Childish Gambino or even M.I.A. who use effects samples like guns cocking or cash registers, TOPE opts to have a soft keyboard sound […]
Smashing Pumpkins first tour in nearly 20 years is happening now. They’ll be at Portland’s Moda center this Saturday August 25th. The Smashing Pumpkins album Siamese Dream was in heavy rotation during my tween angsty phase of not full-blown teenage hating everything but just hating most things. Re-listening to the album after the 2012 sound […]
The House of Sarcasm #17 – Live in the Studio with Stumblebum + Interview w/ Volume Bomb Records On Friday, August 10 we had a live performance in the KPSU studio from local punk three-piece Stumblebum. After they tore up the sub-basement, I interviewed lead singer and guitarist Jason Rocksmore, and Sean Farrell of the […]
On this episode of IHAQ, I bring my long time friend Jasmine (aka DJ Jazzy J) on the show. Of course we have fun things to talk about like how life is going, the fun of people watching, the “scooter problem” and other crazy things!
On this episode of IHAQ, I have my good friend Dr.Meeks on the show! We discuss a range of topics from growing up, living in Portland, music, Multicultural Centers, comics and other in-depth issues.
In this interesting episode of IHAQ, I bring my good friend Josh on the show! Having crazy money, football, weird people on instagram and other weird things.
The House of Sarcasm #16 – More Local Tunes Including the Famous Bands! KPSU has been having a lot of technical issues lately, which is why I am so late in posting this show from July 27. It seems so long ago now! If you have been trying to listen to the station, you may […]
In this episode, we interview Dr. Tim Garrison, who is the Department Chair of the History Department at Portland State University. He received his PhD at the University of Kentucky. He studies the history of the Native American south, American Indian legal history, and the history of the removal crisis. We discussed a recent article […]