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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 31–Aug 3

Pabst sells tickets to Modest Mouse on the cheap, Pickathon rocks out, and the Great Horror Campout terrifies thrill-seekers for 12 straight hours.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/31/2014
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ON THE TOWN

PoMo Picks: August 2014

Broken Bells at the Schnitz, the MLS All-Star Game, Pendulum Aerial Arts, and more of the month's best bets for things to see and do in Portland

  • Published 07/31/2014
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CONCERTS

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Run Through Town

The indie darlings play Mississippi Studios on Sunday on the heels of their recent release, 'Only Run,' an electronic departure from the twee guitar riffs that made them famous. We review the album.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/30/2014
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CONCERT

Pabst Cracks Open a New Music Festival

The makers of Portland's favorite cheap beer bring in Modest Mouse, Violent Femmes, Tears For Fears, and more for a new September festival.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/29/2014
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Tycho Takes to the Road

One of the biggest names in electronica brings his new full-band sound to the Crystal on Thursday.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/29/2014
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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 24–27

The Big Float braves the Willamette, NWFC screens 'The Royal Tenenbaums,' and Pat Benatar hits the zoo with her best shot.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/24/2014
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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 17–20

PDX Pop Now, Purple Rain and Dirty Dancing outdoors at Zidell Yards, the Book of Mormon, the Cathedral Park Jazz Fest. The fun simply doesn't end.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/17/2014
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CONCERTS

PDX Pop Now: Seven Bands for Seven Genres

Psych surf rock, funk, cumbia, hip-hop, and synth-pop—there's something for everyone at this weekend's PDX Pop Now!

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/16/2014
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TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Josh Ritter

Josh Ritter's hyper literate crooning stops in Portland as a part of the Oregon Zoo Summer Concert Series.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/16/2014
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CONCERTS

Guide to 2014 Summer Concerts and Festivals

From Pickathon to Edgefield to the Oregon Zoo, we've got this summer's outdoor music schedule laid out. Plus, win tickets to Lyle Lovett.

  • By Danielle Klenak
  • Published 07/14/2014
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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 10–13

Wes's World takes us on a trek through cinema history, hundreds gather to watch the World Cup finals, and 'The Book of Mormon' takes a stab at everything sacred.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/10/2014
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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 3–6

The Waterfront Blues Fest kicks off a Summer of Soul, Lauryn Hill never grows old, First Thursday brings the sun, and comedy's prodigal son Ian Karmel returns.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/02/2014
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TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Old Crow Medicine Show

The Nashville band brings their truckload of Americana covers and originals to the Schnitz on Sept 24.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/01/2014
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CONCERTS

Sharon Van Etten Finds Some Distance

The singer-songwriter’s new album, Are We There, adds propulsion to her emotionally arresting songs. She performs at the Doug Fir on July 2 & 3.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 06/26/2014
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MUSIC FESTIVALS

What the Festival Makes Another Splash on the Summer Festival Scene

From top notch DJs to glamping, belly dancing to Bob Marley yoga, daytime pool ragers to a nighttime Illuminated Forest—Oregon’s WTF had it covered this year.

  • By Brooke Bass
  • Published 06/25/2014
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CONCERTS

Sarah McLachlan on Portlandia and Her New Album

The decade-defining singer talks about her spin on Portlandia as a piñata, Lilith Fair’s heyday, and Shine On. She performs at Edgefield on June 22.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/18/2014
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CONCERTS

Win Tickets to Indigo Girls and Joan Baez

The folk powerhouse double bill is one of several concerts that make the summer feel like an unofficial Lilith Fair reunion. June 26

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/05/2014
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EDITOR'S PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 28-31

Tickets go on sale for Tom Petty, Beck, and the Avett Brothers; the Decemberists play Castaways and Cutouts in its entirety, Artists Rep Playboy is a theatrical delight, and skeletons sing opera.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Danielle Klenak
  • Published 05/29/2014
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WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 22-25

Hugh Laurie serenades you, Lizzy: The Musical and Macbeth cover you in blood, and James Broughton incites you to "follow your own weird" (long before it was a Portland tagline), plus plenty more to fill a Memorial Weekend spent in town.

  • By Aaron Scott, Portland Monthly Staff, and Danielle Klenak
  • Published 05/22/2014
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CONCERTS

Win Tickets to Sarah Brightman at Edgefield

The earth’s most famous soprano sets her eyes on the stars—literally—to become the first singer to record in space. First, she visits PDX on August 1.

  • By Greg Young
  • Published 05/21/2014
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