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Jul 22, 2010
phile under: music
POP* is about to take City Hall**. An all-ages army, led into battle by Sting-like singer Nick Jaina, will put the stronghold under siege, effectively taking Portland before nightfall.
Jul 21, 2010
phile under: comic con 2010
Brandon Seifert writes a comic book series called Witch Doctor, which has been billed, succinctly, as House meets Fringe. This might be the first you’ve heard of it, but it probably won’t be the...
Jul 16, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
Sand In The City
There may be no better symbol of summer than the sand castle. Whimsical, natural, golden, and temporary, the sand castle is a classic metaphor for momentary splendor. Your kids...
Jul 13, 2010
phile under: pop policymaker
PDX Pop Now! is—well, very soon! There’s the City Hall showcase on the 22, and a week later, a three-day onslaught of all-ages music will blast industrial Southeast like a midsummer super-soaker....
Jul 9, 2010
phile under: weekend
PICA Turns 15 A woman in stylish safety goggles, calmly and methodically breaking glass. Children cutting adults’ hair. Beat-boxers, light-boxes, ukelele-wielding trannies—these are some of the...
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...
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