Another Luckey Night

Luckey’s has been really setting a new standard for live music. They are pulling in great bands every weekend. This weekend we had a solo performance by Colin Redmond a.k.a. CR Ensemble. His new band was not able to come out and play the for this show. If Colin is any indication, they must be… Read More »

Maci DeBlanc’s Emerald Palace Performance

Maci DeBlanc‘s Emerald Palace performance was unique, due to her music set-up and performance style. This was her first performance at the Palace and it went very well. Ashley McMurrayA 21-year-old music photojournalist taking the best photos she can in her home of Eugene, Oregon. https://www.theodysseyonline.com/user/@blissfulcandids

Zeta in Eugene

Last Friday at the Hi-Fi was absolutely fabulous. We were entertained by three heavy-hitting local bands and a band from Venezuela, Zeta. This band was so good, I am still trying to come to grips with it. Spiller, Childspeak, and The Critical Shakes are so damn good on their own. Adding this band to the… Read More »

Day 3 – Treefort is Keeping Us Busy.

I feel I took it a lot easier for day 3, but I also saw a lot of great music. Unlike my media-comrades-in-arms, I have been approaching my assignment like a regular show-goer. I don’t dart in and dart out for a couple of pictures and hit the next venue. I usually stick around for… Read More »

Seahorses in the Rain?

I managed to attend a fantastic benefit at the Nikasi Taproom last night; “Pints for a Cause.” The brewery donates a buck from every point sold to a charitable the cause. This night’s cause benefits something near and dear to my heart, analog photography. The Eugene Darkroom Group is working to open a public darkroom… Read More »

A Night of Funk

Who says we don’t have great music rolling through Eugene? Wednesday, was just another reason Eugene is a great stop for touring musicians. I stopped in at the HiFi for a quick beer before heading home, I wasn’t planning on staying for a show. As I’m sitting drinking my delicious Hop Valley IPA. I hear… Read More »

And And And Played a House Show…

…with Paleons, Creep Creep Janga, and Victoria Mitchell. Yeah, that’s a killer line up. It’s the first show I’ve been to in a long time that I didn’t bring a camera. Fortunately I met Ashley McMurray and she was there with her camera. It was a nice to go to a show where I can… Read More »

The Best One-Day Music Festival I’ve Ever Been To – The Whitaker Block Party

A little background. Whiteaker Block Party is a neighborhood event for the Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene, Oregon. This was the 11th year of the block-party. The neighborhood residents and businesses in the hood pull together and volunteer to throw a ten-hour party. Which is more like a music festival than block-party. I had been approached… Read More »