April 8

Andy Baio @waxpancake

One of my favorite new artists is Bea Kristi aka Beabadoobee, a 19-year-old British-Filipino singer-songwriter whose bedroom-produced indie pop reminds of ‘90s artists like Juliana Hatfield, Belly, an…

April 16
Carly Rae Jepsen at Roseland Theater

Ian Byrd @ByrdseedGifted

It’s a Carly Rae Jepsen concert!

April 16

Andy Baio @waxpancake

I don’t judge books by their covers. I judge them by their websites.

May 13

Andy Baio @waxpancake

Katie Crutchfield and Mirah Yom Tov Zeitlyn are two indie singer-songwriters who make achingly-beautiful music. I’ve seen Mirah a dozen times since “You Think It’s Like This but Really It’s Like This”…

May 17
CANCELED: Burning Cat at Oregon Convention Center

Andy Baio @waxpancake

Burning Cat is a convention from the creators of Exploding Kittens and The Oatmeal: part webcomics, part tabletop gaming, and part carnival. “Burning Cat is a tabletop carnival of oversized games, com…

May 19

Andy Baio @waxpancake

Like most everybody, I found the 19-year-old Oakland-based singer-songwriter known as mxmtoon (pronounced em-ex-em-toon) on social media — on TikTok, specifically. Her super charming twee-pop is catch…