* * Record Stores * *
360 Vinyl, 214 NW Couch St, 224-3688
Everyday Music, 1931 NE Sandy, 239-7610 (there's one on 13 th and W Burnside, too, but the one on Sandy generally has more used hiphop)
Jackpot Records, 3736 SE Hawthorne, 239-7561
One-Stop Music Inc., 1615 NE Killingsworth, 284-2435
Ozone Records, 1036 W Burnside, 227-1975
Platinum Records, 104 SW 2nd, 222-9166
Second Ave Records, 400 SW 2nd, 222-3783
Starbass Records, 920 W Burnside, 827-7173
* * Radio Programs * *
*KBOO 90.7 FM:
The Soundbox w/ Deena Barnwell. Weds 7-9 pm. She calls it "true school," and it's the best hiphop show in town.
The Sound Connection, Funk and hiphop w/ Phil Bethune (Spazz). Sat 10 pm-midnight
Non-Stop hiphop w/ Synaca Hall. Sun midnight-3 am.
Q hiphop and Electronica w/ Q. Sun 3 am-6 am.
*KPSU 1450 AM:
Miracle Mile (about half hiphop), Thurs 7-9 pm
*KRRC/KLC 104.1 FM:
(but you have to be close to the Reed College or Lewis & Clark College campuses since it only broadcasts 10 watts. Also, it closes during the summer and the programming will change September 1. Call 768-7133 for info.)
* * Websites * *
www.daveyd.com-davey d's hiphop corner, complete with news, links to Chuck D's rap station, photo gallery, polls, and amazing links to politics pertinent to hiphop and its fans
www.underamerica.com-Hasn't been updated in awhile, but has Portland info: DJs, MCs, some events
www.belowsurface.com-independent online record store
directproductions.com-local hiphop promoters, bring the good underground shows to PDX
pdxrap.com-in its beginning stages; some Portland info
www.hiphopdirectory.com-do your own searches! News, international hiphop, animation, radio, etc.
www.phatdrumloops.com-your source for... phat drum loops (free!)