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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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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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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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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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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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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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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: 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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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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Nov 20: Multi-Artist Showcase at AudioCinema

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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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)

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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