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Thumbnail for - Esperanza Spalding Releases New Album
Aug 11, 2010
phile under: jazz notes
Esperanza Spalding’s new album, Chamber Music Society, is what I think they mean whenever they say, “tempest in a teapot.” It’s dynamic and unpredictable, yet so delicately contained and...
Thumbnail for - New all-ages brunchtime drag revue!
Aug 9, 2010
phile under: queer friendly
You go into Sunday brunch with certain expectations. Coffee. Omelettes. Perhaps some toast. What you least expect is a fully frocked and coiffed cadre of drag queens, prepping to put on a show....
Thumbnail for - Weekend Picks!
Aug 6, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
First Friday First Thursday. Last Thursday. It seems every gallery district wants to lay claim to one notable monthly day. In biblical parlance, “The first shall be last, and the last shall be...
Thumbnail for - First Thursday
Aug 5, 2010
phile under: first thursday
GALLERY OPENINGS Augen Gallery Hibiki Miyazaki This artist’s name brings to mind author Haruki Murakami (Wind Up Bird Chronicles). Far be it from Culturephile to force a fit, but the heady,...
Thumbnail for - Pickathon Founder Speaks Volumes
Aug 4, 2010
phile under: music festival
PICKATHON STATS:44 featured bands3 day festival 12th year running THE VISION: To take a bunch of different music styles, and put them under the roof of a festival. Especially the music we were...
Thumbnail for - NWDP Dancer Andrea Parson Wins Princess Grace Award
Aug 3, 2010
phile under: dance
Andrea Parson, who has just been named one of six U.S. dancers to receive the prestigious 2010 Princess Grace Award, (founded by Princess Grace of Monaco, aka, Grace Kelly of the silver screen),...
Thumbnail for - Hootin’ Annies!
Aug 2, 2010
phile under: flash mob
This was a packed weekend. A hundred-odd Portlanders played music at PDX Pop Now. Ten thousand or so folks played fairies at Fairieworlds. But a few scamps looking for levity, played Annie, in a...
Thumbnail for - Weekend Picks!
Jul 30, 2010
What to Do
PDX Pop Now! All weekend. All ages. Free. Need we say more? Very well, here’s much more. Make The Air Thick If this dance event were not recommended by the personal charm of its choreographer,...
Thumbnail for - PDX POP NOW: What Pops Out
Jul 29, 2010
phile under: music festival
Music nerds, could PDX POP NOW! make your life any easier? This weekend, for the seventh year running, the tireless festival collective will throw an eclectic, carefully curated, conveniently...
Thumbnail for - Portland, meet Newfoundland.
Jul 28, 2010
phile under: traditional folk music
I first discovered Great Big Sea while web-searching "Cod Liver Oil." It wasn’t a food supplement I sought, but a song—an old folk tune that my dad, a third-generation Newfoundlander, used to...
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