In the September issue of Portland Monthly, culturephiles will:
◊ Meet the city's new wave of acclaimed arts leaders, along with our picks for the season's best shows, in our Fall Arts Preview.
◊ Learn how the XOXO festival charms cutting-edge thinkers with its arts and technology think-tank for the hacker generation.
◊ Warm up for MusicFestNW madness with our PDX Band Name Generator.
← Join the next generation of movie lovers at Newberg’s historic 99W drive-in.
◊ Read why Portland’s century-old Central Library matters more than ever in the modern age.
◊ Discover disc golf paradise in their own backyard, and learn why Portland sailed to the top of this alt-sport’s world.
◊ View the extraordinary work of visionary landscape photographer Robert Adams at a new Portland Art Museum exhibition.
◊ Rock out to rock-and-roll refinement with Blouse’s new album, “Imperium.”
◊ Wander through 1960s Paris and the Hundred Acre Wood in Douglas Lain’s debut novel, “Billy Moon.”
◊ Fill up free time with our picks for this month, from Mount Angel’s Oktoberfest to the Rose City Comic Con.
◊ Continue planning their cultural calendars with our Fall Arts Calendar.
◊ Open up the Trophy Case and peruse September’s best handmade stuff, from gator-bone tools to geodesic domes.