Jaye Drew

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Miss Fairchild + Jaye Drew at the Big Easy, Yacht Rock 4 at SPACE

Dance parties proliferate in town, with Miss Fairchild and Jaye Drew taking care of your live funk and soul needs at the Big Easy (for...
By webteam  |  August 25, 2010
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Moving on up

In the R&B and soul the very talented vocalist Jaye Drew purveys, you need something real, a grit and substance that allows you to rise above sentimental pap and make people actually give a fuck about you. She finds — and shows — just that on A Movi
Jaye Drew proves herself a smooth operator
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 14, 2009

Jaye Drew's A Moving Train

  Party atmospheres will greet two record-release shows in Portland tonight. At Empire Dine and Dance, Jaye Drew's long-gestating debut LP, A Moving Train (reviewed...
By webteam  |  August 12, 2009

Elijah Ocean, Tony Smokes and the Ladykillers

Yes, we know that there are important albums being released by ELIJAH OCEAN and the new duo of DAVE GUTTER and EVAN CASAS in the very near future. Pfeifle can't review everything in the same week, for Christ's sake, so just lay off and wait till n

Jaye Drew + Andi FaWcett at the Big Easy

It's ladies' night at the Big Easy, where local rock duo Arcane Lore open for Jaye Drew, Andi FaWcett (Doubting Gravity), and Kenya Hall at...
By webteam  |  July 29, 2009
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Finding even better days

Gypsy Tailwind have been a slow build. Though Halo Sessions was one of the best local albums of 2008, it seems no one really heard it until 2009, thanks largely to the radio success of "So Lonely," a single whose melancholy bounce was heartbreakingly
Gypsy Tailwind show power and Grace
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 19, 2009

Three in one (more)

Last week, we previewed the releases of three discs. This week, we offer three discs that came out this summer, but didn’t hit my desk till recently.
New from Marie Moreshead, Adam Kurtz, and Hotel Arrival
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 13, 2008

Who's going to win?

I give you the BMP Tote Board, handicapping the big categories — because who doesn’t like reducing real life to betting lines?
2008 Portland Best Music Poll tote board
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 30, 2008

Portland scene report: February 1, 2008

For those hoping you’d seen the end of him, tough beans.
Sibilance starts now

Colony collapse disorder

If you get a chance, check out the trailer for the movie 2 on YouTube.
Covered in Bees Kill Louder Than Fire
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 05, 2007

Everyone get BiMPy!

1) Who will win Best Act? 2) How will the Asylum suit the show, now that the Pavilion has shut its doors? 3) What will Shannon Moss do with her hair?
Intrigue abounds for the eighth annual Best Music Poll awards
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 09, 2007