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The Bad Plus tomorrow

They are a jazz trio for people that hate jazz trio’s. They play jazz like a metal band.

They are incredible live. Show starts at noon and should go 30-45 minutes. You can invite your friends but please meet them at reception. They have a show tomorrow night at the Crystal Ballroom, too.

Poster: Angie Maurer

W+K and WK Radio at SXSW

Since 1987, SXSW has produced the internationally recognized Music and Media Conference & Festival. We sent some W+K folks down there to represent. Throughout the week, DJ Safi will report back to WK Radio with news and an interview with Sub Pop’s, ‘Blitzen Trapper’. Also at SXSW, W+K Entertainment’s executive produced feature film, ‘Say My Name’ and Katie Turinski’s, ‘Sissyboys’ debut.

Check WK Radio calendar for this week’s happenings.


Tune in, Nerd Out!
Every Friday @ 11am PST w/Cynthia Valenti of W+K PDX

This week new Junior Boys, unreleased music from local band Hawekeye, something from Buraka som sistema, dmx krew, A NASA CD giveaway & some chitchat about their show that was Monday @ Holocene, some Fujiya & Miyagi to get you excited for their show Fri nite @ Doug Fir … & many more nerdy moments!
Poster: Tony Frusciante

Today on the radio

Arthur Bradford, American short story author and a director. He was a contributor to the McSweeney’s publication The Future Dictionary of America, and also the director of How’s Your News?, a documentary wherein disabled adults interview unsuspecting passersby in a cross-country road trip. The film was broadcast on HBO, PBS, and British channel, Channel 4. It is now in production as a series for mtv.

Thomas Lauderdale of ‘Pink Martini’,
‘Our City Dreams’, a film directed by Chiara Clemente, is a documentary love letter about five women artists and their interactions and devotion to the city they live–New York. The film marks the debut film score for Portland’s Thomas Lauderdale from Pink Martini. Our City Dreams had a great run at the Film Forum in New York with rave reviews in Variety and New York Times.Hows your news