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SPACES

Schoolhouse Electric's Founder Escapes From the Digital World

Brian Faherty creates a warm, off-the-grid workspace.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/21/2014
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Interview

Q&A: Author Gary Shteyngart

The bestselling author talks about his new memoir, his nickname "Little Failure," and kissing James Franco for his juicy book trailer. He speaks at Powell's on Jan 18.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/16/2014
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JAZZ

Profile: Cécile McLorin Salvant at PDX Jazz Fest

The Grammy-contending jazz upstart is set to sear Portland’s ears on Feb 22 as part of the 11th annual festival.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/15/2014
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HIT LIST

Cold Pizza Throwdown

We set out to try some of Portland's most popular delivery and take out joints—cold, the next day. No, we're not crazy, why do you ask?

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/15/2014
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Jan 9–12

The Builders and the Butchers rock the Doug Fir, a piano phenom plays the Schnitz, PCS celebrates cultural misadventures, and the Art Gym explores modern Native American Art.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/09/2014
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TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Colin Meloy

The Crystal Ballroom closes its centennial with one of Portland's favorite songwriters on Jan 21.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/07/2014
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TIMELINE

Bounce On, Crystal Ballroom

As the landmark dance and concert hall celebrates 100 years, we look back on a century of sin and psychedelia.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 01/02/2014
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Dec 19-22

Final weekend for holiday shows, Portland Cello Project invades the Schnitz with an army of ugly sweaters, Beauty and the Beast enchants the kids, and Sallie Ford takes a victory lap.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/17/2013
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BEER BULLETIN

8 Beers For Holiday Party Survival

Solid seasonal offerings from Northwest breweries to give your office shindig or family gathering a bit of double-digit ABV excitement.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/17/2013
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VIDEO GAMES

The Thermals Release a Video Game

You read that right: the local punk rockers have released a Nintendo-era game complete with swords, wings, and ghouls.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/13/2013
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BEER BULLETIN

Migration Brewing Expands Their Taproom

The NE Glisan brewery will take over an adjacent vacant space and debut a new champagne beer on New Years Eve.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/12/2013
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Dec 12-15

Holiday shows, Portugal. The Man, Live Wire's season finale, and an ocean-themed film festival on a boat!

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/12/2013
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TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Beauty and the Beast

The massive scale and general weirdness of this production mean there's something for both the kids and the adults. Dec 14–29

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/11/2013
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RESTAURANT & BAR UPDATES

Portland News to Chew

A fond farewell to Township & Range and Trifecta's bakery, a hearty hello to Tilt and Clyde Common's new chef, and the rest of the week's hottest food world stories.

  • By Benjamin Tepler, Molly Woodstock, and Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/10/2013
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Theater

Review: Bag&Baggage's "It's A (Somewhat) Wonderful Life"

Bag&Baggage’s reworking of the beloved film doesn't exactly break new ground, but it's plenty entertaining for fans of the original. Thru Dec. 22

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/09/2013
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BEER BULLETIN

7 Beers to Try at the Holiday Ale Fest

Our pick of the beers not to miss at this year's Holiday Ale Fest, pouring through Sunday.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/05/2013
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Dec 5-8

Holiday shows continue to launch, First Thursday ignores the chill, and three veteran bands show rock isn't just for the kids.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff and Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/05/2013
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Article

BikeCraft PDX Celebrates Cycling-Centered Gifts

The annual holiday gift fair presented by BikePortland.org took over Velo Cult this past weekend, offering gift ideas from local artists, designers, and manufacturers.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/03/2013
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TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets To the Portland Cello Project

Fill your yearly string & sweater quota with PCP's 'Winter Sweater Spectacular' at the Schnitz on December 20. Holidaze!

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 12/03/2013
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Nov 28-Dec 1

Christmas explodes across the city in a flurry of shows and lights, three leading local bands rock the weekend, and dance companies give thanks. Also, Village People!

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Nathan Tucker
  • Published 11/25/2013
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