All posts tagged Oregon Humane Society

Moshow, The Cat Rapper

Moshow—the Portland, Oregon-based artist and online phenomenon who specializes in rapping about cats—recounts starting to rap at 16, but stopped because, although he grew up in the projects of Baltimore, felt his raps (heavily influenced by gangsta rap) were inauthentic and didn’t feel right. Read more…

Carrie Brownstein of Wild Flag (& Sleater-Kinney) and “Portlandia”

This part of June marks the ninth anniversary of “Talking Animals” and to celebrate in recent years, I’ve tried to present a special guest or two–at least, special to me! So today’s guest is Carrie Brownstein–musician, writer and actress who’s the singer-guitarist of the great new band Wild Flag and before that, seminal rock trio Sleater-Kinney; Read more…