Lead singer of Car Seat Headrest Will Toledo opens their headlining set. Car Seat Headrest and Naked Giants perform at WOW Hall in Eugene, Ore. on Apr. 6, 2018. (Natalie Waitt-Gibson/Emerald)
K.C. Mitchell strains the Kava into a large traditional bowl. In order for Kava to reach its highest potency, it must be massaged and continuously strained in cold water for around 15 minutes. Kava is traditionally consumed in one swallow in order to achieve the fastest effect, and to avoid the bitter taste.
The Ducks tumble across the mat. Oregon acrobatics and tumbling falls to Quinnipac in tri-meet on Mar. 11, 2018. (Natalie Waitt-Gibson/Emerald)
Nicky sips her drink in between takes for Slutashia's YouTube interview. During the video, Slutashia asked Nicky questions about her start in drag, why she does it, and how she got her name.
Nicky performs for a full house at the University of Oregon's Living Learning Center. The evening's show was the Glamazons first appearance since the sudden closing of their resident venue The Wayward Lamb.
Lead singer of Alvvays Molly Rankin perfoms one of the band's easygoing melodies. Canadian indie pop band Alvvays performs at HiFi Music Hall in Eugene, Ore. on Apr. 8, 2018. (Natalie Waitt-Gibson/Emerald)
A bald eagle perches high in a tree in Cordova, Alaska.
A local Cordova, AK fisherman expertly cleans salmon after a day of fishing.
Naked Giants bassist Gianni Aiello plays with the group. Car Seat Headrest and Naked Giants perform at WOW Hall in Eugene, Ore. on Apr. 6, 2018. (Natalie Waitt-Gibson/Emerald)
Traveling by bus to Northern Spain's Picos de Europa.
Vanessa Clare freestyle dances at the end of the West Coast Swing dance lesson on Oct. 24, 2017. It was Clare's first time dancing with the group. West Coast Swing practices every Tuesday night in the Global Scholars Hall of the University of Oregon campus.
Quinn Garrick, lead vocalist for local Eugene band Novacane, finishes a set at popular downtown store, Voodoo Doughnuts. Novacane is an alternative, psychadelic band that makes frequent appearences at local Eugene venues. On Tues. Nov. 7, Voodoo Doughnuts hosted Novacane, The Co Founder, and Spiller for an intimate evening of alternative music.