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Kino Proby at Empire


The Viktors of Kino Proby return to Portland for a rare summer gig, at Empire Dine and Dance. They'll play tonight at 9:30 pm at...
By webteam  |  June 23, 2010

Review: Kino Proby's CD-release show the Big Easy

At Port City Music Hall, January 8
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By BRYAN BRUCHMAN  |  January 15, 2010
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Let's get Russian

The quick back-story on Kino Proby: Three Mainers take a liking to the Russian band Kino, and its legendary lead singer Viktor Tsoi, who died in a car wreck in 1990 after becoming maybe the single most famous Russian rock star.
A live album for a dead rock singer from Kino Proby
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 08, 2010

The Proby reunite


“Portland’s Best Band in the World,” half-dubbed by the group themselves and half by our readers (they won Best World Music Act at last year’s...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  January 06, 2010
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Hot, hot heat

Is New Year's back? It seemed to have been taken away from us, by a general and hard-to-pin-down sentiment that it ought to be some kind of family holiday. Fuck that.
New Year's Eve is just a warm-up
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 01, 2010

Review: Out on the town

Bars and clubs everywhere, 2009
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By JEFF INGLIS  |  December 25, 2009


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A decade of song

It’s been a decade since the Portland Phoenix and the Portland music scene first joined up to celebrate the best in local music. Here are some highlights from this year’s party, and some artifacts we dug up from the archives.  
10 years of the Portland Music Awards
By MARGO ROY, CLIF GARBODEN, JOHN MARSHALL, LISA CRAIG, MATTHEW ROBBINS, SONYA TOMLINSON, JEFF INGLIS, AND JENNIFER KEARNS  |  June 12, 2009

Review: Kino Proby, Loverless

With another holiday season over and easily the most significant presidential inauguration in history days away, most folks are probably experiencing celebration fatigue.
Live at the Big Easy, January 9, 2009
By DAN CLARK  |  January 14, 2009
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Revolutionaries

Tribute bands are usually considered blights, godsends, or novelties of dubious value.
Kino Proby pay tribute to a legend
By DAN CLARK  |  January 07, 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