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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...
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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....
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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...
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Jun 30, 2010
phile under: first thursday
GALLERY OPENINGS 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...
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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...
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Jun 15, 2010
phile under: indie music up-and-comer
A haunting tenor, offset by complex finger-picked guitar, resonates through the twinkling cavern of Portland Center Stage lobby. Wow; who’s playing? As you look around for the sound’s source, you...
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Jun 10, 2010
phile under: sport-rock spectacle, pride pre-func
Mercury or Willy Week? Sleater-Kinney or Explode Into Colors? Thermals or Starf*cker? Which local rock luminaries will prevail in a ping pong showdown? Tonight at Holocene, eight celebrity...
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Jun 4, 2010
phile under: music festival
  First, a revelation: attending Sasquatch is like bearing a child—I’ve become convinced that some mysterious chemical is released in the brain immediately after the experience that makes you...
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Jun 4, 2010
Season Enders
OBT’s Bolero "If you want to see OBT perform this summer, you’ll have to buy a plane ticket to Korea," warns artistic director Christopher Stowell. While that may be an option for some, it’s...
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Jun 2, 2010
midweek picks
It’s a unique week, ladies and gentlemen. It started late, and I’m afraid these upcoming events will yet again rend you from your desk. Might as well surrender now, to the power of the...
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