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Thumbnail for - Album Release: Fernando
Feb 4, 2011
music
Fernando Viciconte is an artist worthy of attention. Crafting country-blues, but also drawing deep from his unique Italian/Argentinian heritage, this low-promo, high-cred songsmith has been...
Thumbnail for - Review: Thief River
Feb 3, 2011
Gil and Ray are the main characters. They’re in love. They’re gay. All right so far? Okay. Now, the story spans about 50 years, from when they’re 18 to when they’re 70-something. So, the couple...
Thumbnail for - PWRFL Power
Feb 3, 2011
“You’re not that attractive, but something makes me feel that you’re going to be my girl.” Yes, you heard that right. There’s nothing quite like the guileless honesty and melancholy humor of Kaz...
Thumbnail for - Patton Zingers
Feb 2, 2011
comedy
You might recognize Patton Oswalt’s sarcastic voice and puggish mug from—well, anywhere. In addition to a slew of standup appearances, Oswalt’s appeared in more than 20 films, played “the...
Thumbnail for - A Few Good Reasons To Watch "Foreign" Films
Jan 31, 2011
film
First, let me defend the above title, though I know the word “foreign” has fallen from vogue. In this context, I say “foreign” in the most objective sense of the word. I mean films that are from...
Thumbnail for - An evening with Portland Arts & Lectures
Jan 28, 2011
Culturephile can’t be everywhere, but we hope, with our ever-growing spy network, we can cover the spread. Pauls Toutonghi, author of Red Weather, happened to catch last week’s Arts &...
Thumbnail for - Colin Currie w/ Oregon Symphony
Jan 28, 2011
This weekend, Oregon Symphony will host Scottish percussionist Collin Currie, whose recording of Percussion Concerto won a 2010 Grammy. Here’s a little preview of the drumming dynamo, kicking bass...
Thumbnail for - The Missing Pieces
Jan 27, 2011
Theater Review
The Missing Pieces, by Nick Zagote runs only through this Sunday, January 30 at Portland Playhouse. The premiere is the first fully-staged production of the play since the script was workshopped...
Thumbnail for - Review: Short Plays By Nameless Playwrights
Jan 27, 2011
Lipitor jokes? Check. Neil Simon-esque puns? Check. The target audience for the Fertile Ground Festival ’s Short Plays by Nameless Playwrights , an evening of ten-minute plays by eight 60+...
Thumbnail for - Review: Smarter Than Phones
Jan 26, 2011
Okay, the first thing you need to know about Smarter Than Phones, an experimental theater piece put together by Fuse Theater and included in the Fertile Ground Festival, is that it’s guilty of...
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