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Summer’s freeze

Among the newsiest of the chord changes in Maine music this fall, the oddball proprietors at ETERNAL OTTER RECORDS are launching a new monthly series at Zero Station, the finest forgotten little cubbyhole in Bayside.
Wax Tablet
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 14, 2012

Autolux | Transit Transit

As much fun as it is to be iconoclastic, it's tough for the art-rockers of today to escape the bones of the past when trying to break new ground.
TBD Records (2010)
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  July 30, 2010

We heart these people

We all know Portland is a busy, exciting place to live. It takes a lot of people's amazing energy to keep it going, though. Who's doing the moving and the shaking?
Meet Portland's most influential
By JEFF INGLIS  |  February 12, 2010

Crash course

To move up in the world of music, one key is what you know; the other is whom you know.
Cindy Bullens gets down to business at USM
By LISA CRAIG  |  February 21, 2007
Beat Report 2/24/06 list photo

Beautiful locals

Remember when there was music on MTV? Now I check in occasionally to see if Real World er Ruthie’s finally been put in rehab.
What if good new music was right on your TV?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 23, 2006
Beat Report Casdon list photo

Now and Again

With the singer/songwriter something of an embattled stereotype these days, there is some pressure on Maine Songwriters Association head honcho Heather Caston to show that a singer/songwriter is more than just a poet with a guitar playing for tips in a
MSA’s Heather Caston releases her songwriterly debut
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 30, 2006

Portland music news, January 13, 2006

Gateway Mastering girds for Grammys; Jon Nolan recognized; 2nd Annual New England Punk, Goth, and Metal Fest
By Sibilance Staff  |  January 12, 2006