Archive | September, 2006

Biodiesel in PDX, Portland, Oregon

On our way to the coast, we filled up on 99.9% biodiesel in my friend's Volkswagon Jetta. I'm converted. I have an older Toyota Camry–which is a great car–but I have to buy g-a-s (if I write the word, they seem to thing that we want that advertising her, and it could not be further [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Rose City Rollers Final Bouts of the Season – Saturday, Sept 30

We will be there…you should too… This picture was taken at Stark Naked Pizza on SE Stark, PDX, Portland, OR. We always have fun at these events, and this is the final of the season. 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Shoehorn- "Master of Many Styles" video- PDX PIPELINE and Yout Tube(ry)

We had the pleasure of having Shoehorn of ShoehornMusic.com out at the Ash St. Saloon last Wednesday…Here is some video of that on You Tube, with a little of Go Gringo Go from the Fez Ballroom as well Direct address (and I advise full-screen): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkqhtzXxOBA

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

The Marl Twian Indians at Ash St. Saloon- PDX – Ash Wednesday- September 27

We were lucky enough to host this band's inagural show. They were fantastic, and I look forward to seeing them many more times. www.Myspace.com/MarkTwainIndians 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Message from Coco at PRA- WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4th

THE PORTLAND RADIO AUTHORITY PRESENTS:HEROES AND VILLAINSTHE SHAKY HANDSARCULARIUSWEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4thTHE DOUG FIR (830 E BURNSIDE)9PM 21+ $5-15 (sliding scale)This fundraiser kicks-off a partnership between thePortland Radio Authority and Podcasthotel.com. Theshow will be broadcast live in stereo from downstairs@ 830 SE Burnside. The podcast of the show will beavailable soon after, including band interviews withPRA's [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Pabst Blue Ribbon delivery

On my way out of the PDX to the coast, I stopped at the Plaid Pantry and saw this wonderful Pabst Blue Ribbon truck…now I show you…my fellow beer drinkers. 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Ash Wednesday returns Sept 27th at Ash St Saloon- Please Join us

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Paypal Scammers – be careful of this

I recently recieved this email: “Dear PayPal®member You have recently updated your PayPal® account according to our standard security procedures. Unfortunately the update procedure failed because some of the information you provided was incorrect. Please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records. However, failure to update your records will [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

STRIP-O-RAMA VII MYSTERY STRIP BAR BUS TOUR! – Saturday, September 30th

From the Barfly – Barflymag.com STRIP-O-RAMA VII MYSTERY STRIP BAR BUS TOUR!Saturday, September 30th, 20067pm-1am$25 apiece or $200 for a group of ten All cover charges included, special drink and dance deals all evening! HEY, PERV! Shave those palms and get ready for a titillating night of 100% pure voyeurism on the seventh ever STRIP-O-RAMA [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Demetri Martin of The Daily Show comibg to Alladdin Theather in November

www.myspace.com/demetrimartin:Nov 12 2006 8:00P Aladdin Theater Portland ORNov 16 2006 8:00P Boulder Theater Boulder CONov 17 2006 8:00P Uptown Kansas City MONov 18 2006 8:00P paramount theater Austin TXNov 19 2006 8:00P Lakewood Theater Dallas TX”

Continue Reading Comments { 1 }

Thursday Sept. 28th in PDX @ Holocene

Thursday Sept. 28th in PDX @ HoloceneDeath of the Party, GOODS & Puma present :Caps & Jones (of NYC) w/ Fourcolorzack & Pretty Titty Sights and sounds at www.myspace.com/capsyjones

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Tiny's SE (Hawthorne and 12) is having it's 4 year anniversary tomorrow, September 25th

From Tiny's “tiny's on hawthorne is having its four year anniversary on monday september 25th. to show our love for all the people who made these four years possible, we will be giving away some of our very own heart. so stop by, say hi, be merry, and walk away with a little more heart [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

James Jackson of Relapse booking sent this over about Hara Isis

Hara Isis formely known as TSAI, has been spinning for 4 1/2 years . ..progressing her sound the whole time towards the more dark, dirty, grimeydrum n bass, mostly played out by the bigger UK dj's such as Technical Itch,Dylan, B Key, Evol Intent etc. etc. etc. As far as shows she has played theunderground [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Floating World Comics Reviews Kramers Ergot 6

Jason (from Floating World Comics) sent this message over– “Hi Julian, I just wrote a lenghty discussion of the new KRAMERS book on my blog. Here's a copy of just the text without the picture links. KRAMERS ERGOT is a big deal in underground comics. It's sort of the book everyone looks forward to now.” [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Portland Mercury – Music – Live Music Listings – Live Music and DJ Listings

Portland Mercury – Music – Live Music Listings – Live Music and DJ Listings: “Doug Fir —Cherry Poppin� Daddies, Uprite Dub Orchestra, 9 pm, $15-17″ Everyone knows and has an opinion for or against on Cherry Poppin, so I won't talk about them. The Uprite Dub Orchestra on the other hand is fantastic if you [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Pictures from the Last Regiment Band at the Rose City Roller Derby

This band is simply amazing. I have witnessed them playing twice at the Roller Derby and both times were astounding. The rose city Rollers are amazing enough to get anyone in the PDX out there…but when they add this–icing(sp?) on the cake! 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Oregon's University Of Portland Features Sustainability In "Eat Local Challenge" Dinner – (Medford Article)

Oregon's University Of Portland Features Sustainability In “Eat Local Challenge” Dinner – (Medford Article): “Portland, Oregon – An 'Eat Local Challenge' event will be prepared by Bon Appetit and served on the University of Portland campus Tuesday, Oct. 3. The special meal, open to the public, will be served from 5-7 p.m. in The Commons [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Abbey from Soylent Gringo at The Ash St Saloon for Ash Wednesdays

Soylent GringoSept 27 2006“Ash Wednesdays”Ash St SaloonPDX, Portland, OR Next Ash Wednesday is Sept 23rd! Click on Pics to make them larger…  

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

The GoodFoot Bike Pictures

I walk by this bike often wondering who rides it. Well, today, I met him, and got these pictures. This is a nice ride, and a nice venue in SE Portland. Click on the Pictures to make them larger. Click here to go to the GoodFoot  

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

"Spinach sales weather recall" – Oregon Farmers' Market Association

Spinach sales weather recall: “Spinach has been cleared from the shelves of large grocery store chains locally and nationally. But for the daring, it still can be found, as long as it's grown close to home. On Tuesday, several natural food stores and a few produce-delivery companies still were selling unbagged organic bunch spinach grown [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

September 27th – PDX PIPELINE presents Ash Wednesday part two

Click on the picture for full flier. We will be posting up more about this show soon, and you can look at pictures and video from our past Ash St. Shows this month. Thanks! 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

The Degrees of Seattle Performing at Ash St Saloon, PDX, Portland, OR

The Degrees (Seattle)Ash WednsedsaySeptember 13, 2006Ash St. SaloonPortland, OR 

Continue Reading Comments { 1 }

A wish list for the new leader of the Portland Art Museum

A wish list for the new leader of the Portland Art Museum: “In late October, the Oregon art community will welcome the Portland Art Museum's new executive director, Brian Ferriso, to town. Ferriso was recently chosen to succeed John Buchanan, who left Portland for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco early this year. Ferriso, [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 1 }

Washington Square News – Seventy-five minutes of stunning near-silence

Washington Square News – Seventy-five minutes of stunning near-silence: “When 30-ish Portland post-hippie/hipster Mark (Daniel London) gets an unexpected call from his old friend, Kurt (indie music icon Will Oldham), inviting him on an overnight camping trip to the hot springs in the Cascade Mountains, he jumps at the chance to briefly escape his pregnant [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Pictures of Mad Happy from the PDX PIPELINE "Mad Fashion" show at Ash St Saloon

Click on these to view larger versions Mad Happy (www.madhappy.com)Ash St SaloonPortland, OregonSeptember 17, 2006PDX PIPELINE “Mad Fashion” Show  

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Last Pic of Tommy of the Wanted at the Ash St "Mad Fashion" Show

Tommy/The WantedsAsh St Saloon“Mad Fashion”Portland, ORSeptmeber 17 2006 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Tommy/The Wanteds – Ash St Saloon- PDX – Portland Oregon

Tommy/The WantedsPDX PIPELINE “Mad Fashion” ShowSeptember 17 2006Ash St SaloonPortland, Oregon 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Ash St Saloon – Tommy of The Wanteds

Tommy/The WantedsAsh St SaloonPortland, Oregon“Mad Fashion” show by PDX PIPELINESeptember 17 2006 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Tommy of THE WANTEDS at Ash St Saloon presented by PDX PIPELINE

Ash WednesdayAsh St SaloonTommy/The Wanteds (thewanteds.com)PDX PIPELINE9-17-06 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Galapagos4, Qwel, Hellsent, Qwazaar, Silence and DJ Dallas Jackson are coming to Berbatti's!

Jeff sent this over and I just saw it- this should be really nice for those who like this style of hip-hop, as any hip-hop fan probably does! Galapagos4 Presents The Hell Freezes Over Tour:featuring:QwelHellsentQwazaarSilence& DJ Dallas Jackson Sun 9/24 – Portland, OR@ Berbatis Pan231 SW AnkenyPortland OR$6 / 21+ / 9pmalso featuring Jon the [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Tonight- the 17th – Mad Happy, The Wanteds, Venom, and Dong

Should be good – ASH ST. Saloon…oh, and we reduced the price to $5…so get out there! Click on pic to enlarge 

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Crave Magazine of Portland, Or – message from Robin

“Hi Julian, Just wanted to give you a little background, Crave started in 2003 as a web magazine and resource center for musicians in conjunction with portlandmusicians.com. We printed in April of 2006 and are now on our third print issue. We distribute 10,000 magazines across the US and the UK although a huge concentration [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Ethan Rose- New York Times

Yo, Do Your Ears Hang Low? – New York Times:Ethan Rose “Last year this Portland, Ore., tinkerer released "Ceiling Songs," an enticing homemade album that used short sounds to create long ones. Flickering snippets of instruments — "sources include player pianos, music boxes, strings, brass, percussion & electronics," according to the liner notes — overlap [...]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }