By LuisDa Molina Rueda
Chad and I met as he geared up to open his show La vie en Rose at SPACE that same day. As we dove into our conversation about art in front of the neon-lights of his exhibit, we touched upon his hopes to offer transcendence, pleasure and pain to the beholders of his exhibit.
Photo by LuisDa
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Jonathan Toubin is a man of many records, traveling all over the world with crates of 45s spreading the power of great soul music through his own dance revolution. There’s a reason Rolling Stone has labeled him “the most liked man in the soul music scene”. He knows the music of the 50s and 60s like no other, and he uses it make entire rooms groove. Leading up to his... MORE
“Go pet a Funyon. Not an onion, a Funyon! Are you dumb?”
- Noah Farwell, in an early version of the Amiright? song "The Onion Song".
I first became aware of Amiright? through an earlier incarnation of the band called Swamp Ass. It was 2015 when they (ostensibly) made their Portland debut, opening for Baltimore-based snail-rock band The... MORE