Archive | November, 2007

Malice at the Holiday Ale Festival, Portland, Oregon

Daily Stank Image Bank: Malice at the Holiday Ale Festival

Update: Interview & Photos With Malice: Let Her Entertain You I went to the Holiday Ale Festival yesterday with the Amplify-Interactive crew. There were a lot of people and a crazy amount of good beers. I had one in particular called Scaldis Noel that was 12%. That was some tasty but rough stuff (C-block didn't fare [...]

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Simon Goetz, Aalto Lounge, Portland, Oregon, DJ Pretty Please, The Mayor Of Belmont

Nov 30: DJ Pretty Please/Mayor of Belmont at Beulahland

Tonight, the Mayor Belmont travels to the distant land of just inside NE Portland. He will be spinning at Beulahland on NE 28th and Davis. That is possibly a mile from Belmont on the North Side of Burnside. Be sure to catch Pretty Please on his NE tour.

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SpinnaFace at the Goodfoot Lounge with Manny/DJ Magneto, Portland, Oregon, 97214

Daily Stank Image Bank: SPINNAFACE at the Goodfoot Lounge

This if from Manny's/DJ Magneto first Friday show at the Goodfoot Lounge in October (the 5th). I didn't know who this guy was, Spinnaface, but recently ran accross his mypsace/website/videos. It is pretty funny stuff and some of the beats/tracks are good as well. Also, first Friday is coming quickly–which means Magneto (possibly Spinnaface?) will [...]

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Goodfoot: Last Thursday Art and Music Showcase

Currently, I am at the Goodfoot Lounge on SE 29th and Stark. Jon from Anthem records is on the wheels of steel. The Rock/Music posters (100+) are up and there are a ton people. If you are looking for something to do, this is a great place to be right now.

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Various at Branx, Portland, Oregon

Dec 1: Various One Year Anniversary Featuring "the mighty H.A.S. soundsystem"

I've known Monkeytek a long time now and been to a couple of Various shows, one of which was at Branx. It is a fun show for sure with some music that I hadn't heard before but highly enjoyed. I don't know how to describe it, but after the jump there is links to mixes [...]

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Report from the Blogosphere

Nov 29: Port is organizing Avant Blog

From the Port website:  Avant Blog Matthew Hurst, from “Visualizing the Blogosphere” Don't miss this art blogging event! In the November issue of Art in America, PORT's own Jeff Jahn participated in a round table discussion lead by Peter Plagens exploring the world of art blogging. This week, PORT is organizing Avant Blog, a panel [...]

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December Events from Performance Works NW & other Portland artists & groups

News from Performance Works NW :: Dec. 9 & 16 | Tuning Score Practice with Karen Nelson :: Studio rental — New rates Jan. 1 2008 :: Yoga class with Linda Austin News from other Portland artists & groups :: Dec. 2 | Cake Mixer! Conduit's Annual Winter Benefit (Linda Austin as MC) :: Dec. [...]

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From Portland Mercury's Myspace: "Attention All Bands"

This looks like it will be a good resource for Portland Musicians. I also like the swipe at Myspace. Again, if you are on the Myspace you should really look into moving to MyFace. Unless, of course, you are a big fan of spam and a loading time that makes this site look like Speedy [...]

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From Slate.com: Band Sleater-Kinney's guitarist tests out the new video game Rock Band.

Local Band (former now) Sleater-Kinney's Carrie Brownstein is featured in Slate Magazine…here is the beginning: Band Sleater-Kinney's guitarist tests out the new video game Rock Band. By Carrie Brownstein Posted Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007, at 3:07 PM ET The game Rock Band has been haunting me like a bad ring tone. It gets stuck in [...]

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Portland Hamburgers goes to New Seasons Market

Portland Hamburger Action: New Seasons, Dots, Rogue Ales, Side Door

Just got this burger-update email from Portland Hamburgers (written about them here): Julian: Here is the last two weeks of updates from Portland Hamburgers. Thanks:   Portland Hamburgers keeps up the beef this week:   Veggielicious Between 32nd and 33rd on SE Hawthorne is the foodcart Veggielicious. Portland Steak & Chophouse Hamburgler comes out of [...]

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Gotham Tavern, Portland, Oregon

Forget Turkey, let's play scrabble!!!

Every Tuesday Oregon Literacy is hosting lively, fun, and free games of scrabble at The GothamTavern (located on N. Interstate Ave.) Join us to meet new friends, or bring your own posse! The more the merrier! The deal sweetener is that a percentage of your food/drink bill goes to supporting Oregon Literacy! Games run from [...]

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Kristin Wall Photography, Portland, Oregon

Daily Stank Image Bank: "The train to nowhere"

Train Right Hwy 30 The train to nowhere. Jump on, let's go. From Kristin Wall: There's a handful of places in Portland that visually recharge my batteries and serve as inspiration for my photography. Two of my favorites are alongside the train tracks on Highway 30 in North Portland and the hub of the North [...]

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Portland Oregon, Holiday Ale Festival

Reminder: Holiday Ale festival, "the most prestigious winter beer sampling opportunity on the West Coast"

Warm, cozy, beer drinking…does it get better than that? No, no it does not. I said no. From Earlier post: Nov 29: "The only beer festival in the Northwest to be held outdoors in the dark, cold and often wet month of December." November 20, 2007 — Julian Chadwick Check out HolidayAle.com if you haven't [...]

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KPSU Magazine party at Ground Kontrol, Portland, Oregon

Nov 27: KPSU Magazine's second issue with FREE PLAY at Ground Kontrol

From KPSU: Come celebrate the release of KPSU Magazine's second issue with FREE PLAY, performances by Copacrescent, Alan Singley & Pants Machine, and Deer or the Doe, and DJ stylings of KPSU's finest. LIVE MUSIC! BEER! ALL GAMES FREE ALL NIGHT! DJs! …and it's cheap!! Only $5 :) Come one, come all! Ground Kontrol Classic [...]

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Cyber Monday is Here: PDX PIPELINE Gear is What You/They Want!

So, apparently everyone slacks off work today to shop online. At least that is what The Man :) wants you to think. Well, if you are going to do that, you might as well hook up the Pipeline and Kristin with some Beer Monies. The Holiday Ale Festival is almost here you know. Crank There's [...]

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Mississippi Pizza Pub, 3552 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, Oregon, 97227

Nov 26: Portland Spelling Bee at Mississippi Pizza

From Portland Spelling Bee: Join Portland's bravest spellers every Monday night (sign-up at 6, spelling starts at 7) at Mississippi Pizza – adults only! Spelling rounds are fast and furious, punctuated by comedy, audience participation, prize giveaways, and bizarre acts of randomness. BIGGEST NIGHT OF THE YEAR! New Year's Eve 2007 Championship! 7 pm of [...]

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Nov 25: The Monthly Portland Lounge Series (XIV) is Tonight @ Towne Lounge

From LocalCut: That's right, beloved LocalCut readers. It's time, once again, for another Portland Lounge Series. Those of you who have attended a past Portland Lounge Series know that PLS is an always fun, always free night of onstage interviews and short, intimate sets from some of Portland's best artists. You may also know that [...]

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Superbad Portland Oregon at Aalto Lounge on SE Belmont

Nov 26: Movie Night at Aalto Lounge….SUPERBAD!

From the Mayor of Belmont: Julian, Please post this nugget of knowledge: Tomorrow at Movie Night, we will be celebrating our eleventh anniversary of showing films at the Aalto Lounge by screening the nail-chewing,

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Secret Society Sale; Secret Society Ballroom - Art and Craft Fair

Nov 25: Secret Society Sale is on NOW; Secret Society Ballroom – Art and Craft Fair

Secret Society Ballroom – Art and Craft Fair Sunday, November 25, 2007 (One Day only!) Secret Society Ballroom 116 NE Russell (next to the Wonder Ballroom) 11 am — 5 pm Thirty-six artists will feature unique, locally handmade gifts including jewelry, accessories, handbags, crocheted hats, clothing for adults & children, reconstructed apparel, soap & candles,  [...]

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Nov 25: "Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces employed"

I am a big fan of the Wing-Dings, but apparently this Helvetica is doing alright as a type-face… From the Northwest Film Center: HELVETICA US 2007 Director: GARY HUSTWIT Sun Nov 25 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM Whitsell Auditorium Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces [...]

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NWFC AND PICA PRESENT DANNY WILLIAMS FACTORY FILMS, portland, oregon lou reed danny williams film

December 8, 11, 29: Special Screenings From the NorthWest Film Center

From Jessica at NorthWest Film Center: Special Screenings DEC 8 SAT 7:30 PM – LIVE MUSIC EVENT NWFC AND PICA PRESENT DANNY WILLIAMS FACTORY FILMS The film center welcomes Ester B. Robinson, director of WALK INTO THE SEA…. DEC 11 Tues 7 PM OPEN SCREENING Invite your friends to a public showing of your latest [...]

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Nov 23: Busdriver, Daedeius, Antmic and the Mayor at Holocene

The Mayor(Pretty Please?) told me he is playing at the Holocene, is sick, and would like to breathe his germs on you. So, here is the information from the site: Friday 23 November   Holocene Presents… Busdriver Daedelus Antimc DJ Pretty Please From the ashes of a now somewhat barren LA scene came and went [...]

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Nov 23: Stuff From Around The Sun– Book Sale, Bagdad Theater, Someday Lounge + More

From Amy at Around The Sun Blog…there is more this weekend so take a look: Bagdad Theater & Pub is hosting a local comedy showcase at 10:20 pm. Ages 21 and over. For more information, visit Bagdad website. Someday Lounge is hosting The Fix starring Rev Shines of Lifesavas, Ohmega Watts, DJ Kez, and DJ Dun [...]

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Smart Park

Nov 23: Holiday Tree Lighting Tonight in Pioneer Courthouse Square

From Their Calender: 11/23 Tree Lighting Ceremony Presented by SmartPark | 5:30pm The event of the season! On the evening after Thanksgiving, Portland gathers at the Square to celebrate the official start of the season by lighting the spectacular 75 foot tree! Join Mayor Tom Potter, Santa and the Portland Jazz Orchestra – Resident Ensemble [...]

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Nov 23: Shop Locally in Portland…Drink and Eat While You Do So

From Cari/MotoKitty: Hello, and welcome to the busiest shopping time of the year. I want to make it easier on you! Each Friday from 11/23-12/21, you're invited to an after hours trunk show at Motokitty, featuring 2 different Portland artists each week. There will be music, snacks, drinks, and fun! A lovely opportunity to shop [...]

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Happy Thanksgiving, You Can Drink at The BOG Later

Atom 13 and others from 3M will be playing at the Bar of Gods (BOG) tonight at SE 48th and Hawthorne. Always, free cover, good music, pool, pinball, and weird movies on the televisions.

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Nov 24-25: Start a New Thanksgiving Tradition, Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club

If you are looking to do something this weekend other than eating and watching football, consider a visit to the Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club. For most of the year, the facility located at the corner of N. Russell and N. Vancouver looks like a decrepit building. Inside club members continue their20+ year model railroad [...]

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Hamburger Slang…are you reading this yet?

So, I jacked this from the Portland Hamburger site. You should really be reading it; vegans and vegitarians are welcome to post up about their non-cow sandwiches. From Portland Hamburgers (mmmmmm…..burger) There is a lot of slang out there about hamburgers and from time to time we will update this list. If you come across [...]

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Nov 20: Multi-Artist Showcase at AudioCinema

Straight Cut and Pasted from Notorious Kelly's blog post (with permission and prodding): Multi-Artist Showcase Tuesday Nov 20, 2007 7pm-10pm AudioCinema 21+ Event Musicians, Poets, Comedians, Spoken Word and Visual Artists of all kinds! (21 & over please) Come on out to the Multi-Artist Showcase on Tuesday, Nov 20th from 7pm-10pm at AudioCinema – 226 SE [...]

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Nov 21: Rogue Ale Thanksgiving Garage Sale

From Rogue Ale: The Rogue Ales Public House SF, Astoria, Portland, Eugene City Brewery, Issaquah Brewery, and the Newport Brewery hold a sale on merchandise and cases of Rogue Ales (the Brewery sale is the largest- held in the east end of the Brewery warehouse). Where:: Rogue Ales Public House & Distillery 1339 Flanders Portland, [...]

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Portland Oregon, Holiday Ale Festival

Nov 29: "The only beer festival in the Northwest to be held outdoors in the dark, cold and often wet month of December."

Check out HolidayAle.com if you haven't recently seen a website that contains frames and looks like it was built with Microsoft Office/Frontpage in 98, here ya go. Good stuff…I remember those times…a simpler time indeed..now let's drink some holiday ales From Holiday Ale: Welcome to the Holiday Ale Festival, the only beer festival in the [...]

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November 20: Portland Urban Artists and Designers Affair at Holocene (FREE)

From Holocene.org Tuesday 20 November   TIME 5:30pm COST FREE! Portland Urban Artists and Designers Affair An ever changing collection of quality local artists and designers selling a variety of items from unique clothing, jewelry, artwork, home, fashion accessories, baby items, and much more. Its a shopping experience linking you directly to artists, designers and [...]

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November 23, macy's day parade portalnd, oregon

Nov 23: It Seems Portland Will Get Its Own Macy's Day Parade

Hey, we are getting a Macy's (Holi)Day Parade. I haven't spent more than a minute or so Googling around about it, but without much info success. I did get this in the email box though. I'm totally getting my tape out there so that I can rumble with the Merc about it :) Macy's Holiday [...]

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