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Jul 8, 2010
phile under: leisure studies
With apologies to Steve Carell and Tina Fey, we’re rolling out our recurring blog feature (which could show up in any blog at any time) called Date Night. Our hopelessly romantic staffers have...
Jul 2, 2010
phile under: three days off
Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival
Starring a lineup of legends (Taj Mahal, Little Feat, Booker T, among others.) and supporting the Oregon Food Bank, the Blues Festival promises to deliver...
Jun 30, 2010
phile under: first thursday
Blue Sky Gallery From the Studio of Roy Lichtenstein
by Laurie Lambrecht. Artist Talk at 6:30pm.
Photographer Laurie Lambrecht served a stint assisting the iconic Roy...
Jun 28, 2010
phile under: live review
There are two types of people in the world: those who love RENT, and those who despise it. It’s melodramatic. It’s idealistic. It’s angsty. It’s maxed out with poetic double meanings that have...
Jun 23, 2010
phile under: subconscious
On Friday, for 20 minutes or so, stop working, walking, thinking, and talking, and "sitty-sit" yourself down in Pioneer Courthouse Square, on one of the provided cushions or chairs. Gradually let...
Jun 20, 2010
Phile under: live show review
Thursday’s Brian Jonestown Massacre show marked the end of an era: longtime Portlander Matt Hollywood’s nod goodbye, to a town he has recently stopped calling home, hinting that his next stay may...
Jun 18, 2010
Phile under: What to Do
Wanderlust Circus presents The Rose Rush Time to bust out your bustier and untangle your fishnets, for the monthly vaudevillian freak-fest that is Wanderlust Circus. For The Rose Rush,...
Jun 15, 2010
phile under: indie music up-and-comer
A haunting tenor, offset by complex finger-picked guitar, resonates through the twinkling cavern of Portland Center Stage lobby. Wow; who’s playing? As you look around for the sound’s source, you...
Jun 11, 2010
phile under: early summer family fun
Much Adoe About Nothing
Original Practice Shakespeare, or OPS, is committed to keeping it old school—meaning sixteenth century. In its kickoff weekend, the group presents Shakespeare’s Much Adoe...
Jun 10, 2010
phile under: sport-rock spectacle, pride pre-func
Mercury or Willy Week?
Sleater-Kinney or Explode Into Colors?
Thermals or Starf*cker?
Which local rock luminaries will prevail in a ping pong showdown?
Tonight at Holocene, eight celebrity...
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