Current and Past Issues of PureHoney

Published on August 25th, 2013

The hardcore fans know. Sigur Rós’ up-coming October 9 show at the Klipsch Amphitheater at Bayfront Park is not the Icelandic band’s first show in »

Published on August 25th, 2013

It’s pretty amazing when an album you have not heard in about 20 years can blow you away when you weren’t expecting it to. I »

Published on August 25th, 2013

Typically, when members of bands decide to retire, they cite familiar rationales: creative differences, spending more time with their families. But when so-called Peelander Blue »

Published on August 25th, 2013

Regardless of what flavor of the week the kids are currently bashing into the ground, there will always be a place for catchy, hook laden »

Published on August 16th, 2013

The Vagabond 5 Year Anniversary DOORS OPEN 8PM, FIRST BAND AT 9! Get in FREE Password: PUREHONEY Open Bar 10PM-12AM WIN $100 BAR TAB (5 »

Published on August 16th, 2013

Imagine U2 without Bono. The Smiths without Morrissey. Jandek without the Jandek guy. The thought of Black Flag without its charismatic frontman, Henry Rollins, might »

Published on August 15th, 2013

Behind the Mask In the few candid video interviews that Death in June’s Douglas Pearce has done, he appears surprisingly docile and soft-spoken. Bespectacled and »

Published on August 15th, 2013

Portland-based STFKR began life as a flippant little side project never meant for the success it has ultimately attained, hence the original name: Starfucker. But »

Published on August 14th, 2013

Shangri-Lá uses tools of modern synth-rock to create a unique sound that is is unmistakable and just plain good. Some bands just make you want »

Published on August 11th, 2013

Some people cope with chronic illness by relying on others, and I’m no exception. My “other” just happens to be an alter ego I created »

Published on August 5th, 2013

New wave music quickly dated itself with its reliance on cold electronics that left human nuance and warmth to wither at the curb. It is »

Published on July 22nd, 2013

With his new album, Adam Ant isn’t content to turn back the clock to his Reagan-era golden years, nor is he trying in vain to »