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Portland Tattoo, Tiny's Coffee Hawthorne, 1412 Se 12th ave, 97214

10 New Years Shows/Events in Portland

Update: 2008/2009 Portland New Years event info here And don't forget– Free Trimet Rides on New Years Eve "Old Town Get Down" New Years Block Party | “specials that we cannot legally mention” Dec 31: Muu-Muu's Restaurant & Bar | "Paying cover charges is for saps" Dec 31: "Mattress Monday was invented in 1868 by […]

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Drinking beer with Ted Easton in Portland @ the Hungry Tiger Bar 1

Dec 31: Mark Twain Indians, Throwback Suburbia, Black Mercies | Ash St Saloon

My good friends, Mark Twain Indians, are playing at Ash St Saloon New Years. If you see someone playing dominoes and drinking bourbons–that's probably me. Music at 9:30pm, $8 Ash St New Year Eve Bash New Year's Champagne Toast at Midnight! Throwback Suburbia Black Mercies Mark Twain Indians picture: Julian Chadwick and Ted Easton (Mark […]

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Viginia Cafe Brick, 725 SW Park Ave, Portland, Oregon, 97205

Virginia Cafe is Moving | Buy A Brick | Help Outside In

A letter from Leah: Hello Fellow Virginia Cafe Family Members, I hope all of you have had a wonderful December to date.  What can I say, the weather in Portland is so unpredictable.  They said we would be blasted with snow today, still waiting.  Some eggnog infront of a roaring fire will set the mood […]

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Gateway to a safe new year, free Trimet New Years Rides

Trimet | Free Rides on New Years Eve

From Trimet Website: Free Rides on New Year's Eve Let TriMet be your gateway to a safe new year. Go on, enjoy yourself—and leave the driving to us. Take a free ride on MAX, buses and the Portland Streetcar on New Year's Eve from 8 p.m. until the end of the service day. MAX Blue […]

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Dec 31: Prince vs Michael Jackson | Berbati's | "I Wanna Be Your Lover" takes a swing at "PYT" | BombHipHop

From Berbatti's: Prince and associated artists go toe-to-toe on the dance floor against Michael and the Jackson family – this is the ultimate dance party! DJ's mix album cuts, remixes, rare tracks and classics from their extensive music collections to battle it out on the turntables. This face-off always promises to be a dance marathon […]

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Dandy Warhols wedding, Courtney Taylor and his sweetheart, Lockett Albritton

a dandy warhols wedding | from pampelmoose

I spent the day and night of December 22nd at the Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Oregon. The occasion was the wedding of the Dandy Warhols leader, Courtney Taylor and his sweetheart, Lockett Albritton. As you can see in the picture I took, Courtney and his male band mates were dressed in hand-tailored outfits […]

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Slabtown Cake walk and Sweater Part, Portland, Oregon

Dec 22 | Roll Out That Cosby Sweater, Your Dog, Designated Driver, and Your Sweet Tooth at Slabtown

From the man of Soule: Saturday, December 22, 9 PM at Slabtown CHRISTMAS SWEATER PARTY AND CAKE WALK Wear a sweater! Dress yourself up (or your dog) in a festive sweater for this home-spun blow-out holiday event. (YES, that's right, dogs are welcome for this come-one-come-all occasion.) Prizes will be awarded for best (and better […]

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Silent Night, Deadly Christmas, Grindhouse Film Festival at Hollywood Theater, Portland, Oregon

Reminder Dec 22: Grindhouse Festival | "Maybe you could go on your own Christmas Eve kill crazy rampage!"

from earlier post… Dec 22: Grindhouse Festival | "Maybe you could go on your own Christmas Eve kill crazy rampage!" December 3, 2007 — Julian Chadwick |  From Dan: This movie was originally released on Christmas Day 1984, and was quickly pulled from theaters due to the outrage from parents and people who like boring movies.  […]

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Got my Coffee, Stumptown Coffee,Aalto Lounge,  Se Belmont, Portland, Oregon, 97204

Stumptown Baristas Find Me Irresistible

C-Block and I go down to the Ace Hotel Stumptown occasionally (b/c there is also a bar?) to mix it up from the downtown and to get that sweet coffee without the Mayor of Belmont knowing–he knows when you've been sleeping, he knows when you're awake, and he really knows if you are on SE […]

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Modeselektor Thom Yorke Remixes

New Thom Yorke remixes from Boomkat

It's tomorrow in London as I write this post and the good folks at Boomkat offer up a digital download of Yorke's 'And it Rained All Night' and 'Skip Divided' with respective mixes by Burial and Modeselektor. So my 2007 Best Albums of the Year top 3 artists are all represented here….such prescience from the […]

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Stache Bash, Holocene, SE Morrison, Portland, Oregon 97214

Dec 19 | Holocene | Stache Bash

As we all know, the mustache is HUGE in Portland these days. I beleive this is at least the third mustache themed party I have seen this Winter. So, from the heart of SE Portland–The Holocene brings you “Stache Bash!” All proceeds go to Make A Wish. Wednesday 19 December   Doors $3-10 Sliding Scale […]

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