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Thumbnail for - Bright Lights Tonight
Oct 18, 2010
This very moment, PM Editor in chief Randy Gragg is bustling around the offices in search of a "clicker," presumably for tonight’s installment of Bright Lights, Portland Monthly’s series of...
Thumbnail for - Local Videos!
Oct 18, 2010
Copy I met Marius Libman, the one-man band known as Copy, twice in one week in 2006. Both times, he was bartending—first at Dunes, and then at Holocene. "Jeez, you work everywhere," I said. "Nah,...
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Oct 15, 2010
It’s been a big month for Social Practice Art, aka the “no more snootiness, let’s get everybody onboard” strategy of arts curation. First there was The People’s Biennial at TBA, (which closes...
Thumbnail for - Gallery 903 hosts Alexandra Becker-Black
Oct 15, 2010
"I told you so." It’s an obnoxious statement, but occasionally so true. Case in point: Last week, Gallery 903 threw a moderately posh First Thursday opening, accompanied by a live flamenco...
Thumbnail for - Mozart Doubled, Haydn Distracted
Oct 15, 2010
phile under: music
Find dueling banjos too twangy? Dueling pianos too hammy? Well, how about violin versus viola, in Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola , demonstrated below by the UBS Verbier...
Thumbnail for - From Brews To Bikes: Portland’s Artisan Economy
Oct 15, 2010
phile under: books
A book about microbrews, bicycles and artisans. Allow me to translate: “three things Portland loves, inside another thing Portland loves.” Does that mean you’ll love this book? Maybe....
Thumbnail for - The Hillsboro Story
Oct 15, 2010
phile under: theater
Let’s be clear: we’re not talking about Hillsboro, Oregon here. We’re talking Hillsboro, Ohio, the epicenter of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education case that racially desegregated public...
Thumbnail for - Show Review: Die Antwoord at Crystal Ballroom
Oct 15, 2010
phile under: live show review
If you don’t know who Die Antwoord is, ask the internet, or ask your kids. But proceed with caution: what you find might shock you. The Afrikaans hiphop troupe takes profanity and rebellion to...
Thumbnail for - Wordstock 2010: David Rakoff & Steve Almond
Oct 12, 2010
Wordstock 2010
While some authors demurely read the words as they appeared in their books, authors David Rakoff and Steve Almond performed. Before each author took the stage, there was a buzz-band atmosphere....
Thumbnail for - Wordstock 2010: Kevin Sampsell vs. Willy Vlautin
Oct 12, 2010
Wordstock 2010
I caught the sets of two Portland authors of recent acclaim at this weekend’s Wordstock 2010. Kevin Sampsell and Willy Vlautin have both been active locally since the early 1990s, their books...
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