30 July: 1859 "Back O'er Oregon" Session

Slater stopped in at 1859 Magazine's offices to do an interview for the 'Back O'er Oregon' music video project. Check out Slater's adventure blog here.

See full article here, and pics from the Alhambra show.

"They are a perfect kickoff to summer. Gather friends for a barbecue, crack some beers, and press play on when you get to their tracks on your playlist." - Yuriy Mikitchenko for PDX Pick



July 5: Tender Loving Awesome


Record label Tender Loving Empire announced this week that The Weather Machine will be featured on their compilation CD of their favorite Portland music! See the full track listing here. The compilation will be released on September 3rd.

03 June: Feature in The Portland Mercury

"...the perceptive folk-pop on their self-titled album is catchy, melancholy, slightly tarnished sunshine that begs repeat listens... "Little Surrender," [is] an easygoing strummer in the vein of Ray Davies or Paul McCartney." - Ned Lannamann for The Portland Mercury

See the full article here

29 April: OndaRock Italian Music Review

“The Weather Machine” is the confirmation of an amazing talent in storytelling. - Gabriele Benzing for OndaRock

Read the interview in English, and the album review in Italian

Upcoming 2013 Shows: 

Feb 14 - Gov Cup / Salem OR / Fri. 9pm

Mar 1 - Pitchwood Alehouse / Raymond WA / Sat.

Mar 2 - Fort George / Atoria OR / Sun.

Mar 20 - Secret Society / Portland OR / Thurs.