Archive | December, 2007

RIAA Oregon Attorney General Pampelmoose

Oregon's Attorney General and University of Oregon fight back against the RIAA

*Dave Allen/Pampelmoose sent this over. You can read more music news at his site,*  Jan 1st 2008, a new year begins for the RIAA to undermine privacy rights…Oregon fights back In an effort to combat music piracy all Amazon DRM-free downloads will now be mailed to you in a box. The Recording Industry Association […]

1001 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR, 97214- Holocene

Dec 31: Holocene | "All presale tickets are gone, online and everywhere else."

I just got this from Holocene. It looks like it will be packed. You have about an hour and a half to get over to buy one of the last 100 tickets. Here's some info about tonight's New Year's festivities at Holocene: All presale tickets are gone, online and everywhere else. There will be 100 […]

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 […]

homonym at Bar of Gods in PDX, Portland, Oregon

Dec 31: Muu-Muu's Restaurant & Bar | "Paying cover charges is for saps"

If you are in the Northwest, another party without a Cover (I know, I know). This one, like at Beulahland, also features a 3M DJ. Message from Mr. Homonym: Free party at Muu Muu's for you Northwest heads Stop by and get some dinner before getting in your diaper and sash to howl at the […]

Battleship Oregon Memorial, SW Oak and Waterfront Park, Portland, McCall's Restaurant, SW Main and Waterfront Park, new years day ride, pdx, oregon, se portland, bta, Brett Jarolimek Memorial Fund,

Jan 1: New Years Day Bike Ride and Potluck | Waterfront Park and McCall's Resturant

From the BTA Blog: This New Years Day, roll out of bed late and join us at noon for the 50-year-old New Years Day Ride! We'll start at the Battleship Oregon Memorial in Waterfront Park and will cruise on an easy, family friendly route around the river and through SE Portland, before returning to McCall's […]

Portland Skyline, PDX PIPELINE

new years in portland, oregon

Happy New Years From PDXPIPELINE. Click here for Portland New Years info.

Atom 13 on the Booze Cruise

Dec 31: Atom 13 at Beulahland | No Cover | Champagne Toast

Boom! The “No Cover” New Years Show. Message from A-One-Trey: spend your m$ney on drinks & drugs, not cover. or better yet. buy somthing that will last past that hangover tomorrow. what i'm saying is spend new years at BUELAHLAND. dress to show the new year how ya feel, REAL GOOD. and remember to vote […]

Tiger Bar, Portland, Orgegon, Smoochknob, Smoochgirls

Dec 31: Smooch Knob | Smooch Girls | Tiger Bar

From Scarah Smooch: Smoochknob and The Smoochgirls Performing Tiger Bar 317 NW Broadway Portland, Oregon 97209 New Years Eve 12.31.07 Midnight Champagne Toast

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 […]


Dec 31: Mission Theater Playing the Oregon Ducks Sunbowl Game

From the McMenamins People: Monday, December 31 SUN BOWL: Ducks vs. South Florida Doors at 10 a.m..; game at 11 a.m. | FREE | 21 & over (with valid ID) Catch the big game on the big screen, with beer and food and fun. McMenamins Mission Theater 1624 NW Glisan Street Portland, Oregon 97209

Cracker Camper Van Beethoven

cracker and camper van beethoven at the doug fir new years eve (free MP3)

Click here for more New Years Posts.  This is from Moose's post earlier this month. Check out for more music articles and MP3s. cracker and camper van beethoven at the doug fir new years eve (free MP3) December 6, 2007 — The Moose |   CRACKER AND CAMPER VAN BEETHOVEN JOIN FORCES ONSTAGE AS […]

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 […]

Pimp n Ho, Pala, 105 NW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97209

Dec 31: Pimp N Ho Party at Pala

Seemingly, no New Years Eve can pass without a “Pimp N Ho” party. This year, Pala appears to have stepped up to the plate to make sure this “tradition” continues. Update: 2008/2009 Portland New Years event info here

Barfly Holiday Party, Rialto OTB Betting Parlor, 529 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

Daily Stank Image Bank: Barfly Holiday Party at Rialto Lounge

Here are some Pics from the Barfly Holiday Party at Rialto on the 17th. Thanks to Jen and Kyle for the party and the free booze! I forgot the booze sponsors, but thanks you…we had our share. Also, I am not sure of most people's names, so fill them in if you want. Click on […]

Jujuba Portland Oregon New Years Eve Myspace

Dec 31: Sickbay and Jujuba at Goodfoot Lounge for New Years | Afrobeat

Another entrant into the New Years Events in Portland. From Seoul Brother #1: Sick Bay DJ's (Seoul Brother #1, Nik Fury, King Tim 33.3, & Soil) upstairs $5.00 cover 4 dope dj's = friggin good ass music and good times downstairs, we will be joining Jujuba, a great afro-beat 10+ piece band not sure of […]

Dec 29: Fist Fite | The Intelligence | Reverse Dotty | @ Someday Lounge

From Josh Blanchard/Someday Lounge: THE INTELLIGENCE FIST FITE REVERSE DOTTY & THE CANDY CANE SHIVS & I'M IN A BOAT Sat, Dec 29th At The Someday Lounge 125 nw 5th ave 9pm, 21 +, $6 cover ABOUT THE ARTISTS THE INTELLIGENCE The Intelligence's Lars Finberg is unstoppable and responsible for some of the best […]

PRA, Branx, Span, New Kids on the Block, Portland, Oregon

Dec 28: PRA Brings New Kids on the Block and Downtown Julie Brown to Branx Tonight?

No, but I am sure you will hear “Hangin' Tough” if this flyer is true to it's form. And Coco is a great DT Julie Brown! From Coco at PRA: SNAP! 90's dance party/ New Jack Swing & more. At Branx (320 SE 2nd) 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Free, 21 and over DJ Vise, […]

The Soldier's Tale at Norwest Film Center, Portland, Oregon, 97205

Dec 29: Northwest Film Center Presents "The Soldier's Tale" by Penny Allen

From Jessica at NorthWest Film Center: DEC 29 SAT 7 PM – VISITING ARTIST THE SOLDIER'S TALE FRANCE/US 2007 DIRECTOR: PENNY ALLEN This film, composed mostly of video images sent to the director from a soldier, shot by himself and his friends in Iraq, and soundtracked by a conversation between the two of them, brings […]

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 […]

Bye Bye Birdie, collab w Josh Williams

Art Show – Last Thursday Tonight – Haberman Collabs – The Nest

From Mr Haberman: Hi: If you happen to be in the Alberta area tonight (strangely, after XMAS, it is still Last Thursday) duck into The Nest and see our collaborative art show…30 pieces made between myself and 3 local artists. The Nest Lounge (1801 NE Alberta) December 27 (opening night) – January 25. The Nest. […]

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 […]

Mattress Monday, East End, Portland, Oregon, New Years, 97209

Dec 31: "Mattress Monday was invented in 1868 by Mr. Spock." | East End |

The New Years Eve Party info is starting to pout in now. I will start listing some of the information I am getting and you can decide what you might do. Comment if you plan to go to any of these shows and maybe we'll see you there. This event appears to have Matt Hollywood […]

Holiday Lights, Se Peacock Lane, Portland, Or, 97214

Daily Stank Image Bank: Christmas/Holiday Lights on Peacock Lane

Looking for something to do tonight? You can check out the Christmas lights over on Peacock Lane in SE Portland. I took these pictures on the 15th, the day they opened. Not all were finished with their setups at that time, so I am sure there are a lot more good photos to be had […]

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 […]

Dec 24: Jewish Christmas at Ace Hotel | Heebonism | Gentiles Welcome

I'm not in town (nor Jewish). If I were in town, I'll be on this party. Chinese Food, Cocktails, DJs and an Ace Hotel party equals good times. Sent over from Aaron: Ace Hotel Portland, HEEB Magazine, & Young Jews on The Come Up Present.. The First Annual HEEBONISM Monday December 24th, 2007 @ ACE […]

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 […]

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.  […]

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 […]

Kelly's Olympian, 426 SW Washington St, Portland, Or, 97214, Break Neck Betties, Rsoe City Rollers

Dec 22: Saturday Night – "Naughty or Nice?"

Party at Kelly's Olympian with the Breakneck Betties of the Rose City Rollers (Roller Derby for people living under rocks and other rock-type objects) From Domesticated Violence: come be naughy or nice with the Betties this Saturday night! xoxo Violence Kelly's Olympian 426 SW Washington St Portland, OR 97204

Pampelmoose Top 10 MP3 2007 Music Downloads

pampelmoose top 10 tracks or remixes of '07

As the year draws to an end I figured I'd get one last list in before I start to wonder what '08 might bring. Here's my top 10 of the individual tracks that rocked my iPod in '07 not ranked by order as they are all equally great in my mind: Blitzen Trapper Sci_fi Kid […]

Audiocinema Film Night Portland, Oregon

Dec 20: Film, Music, Stage Plays, Beer, and more | Audiocinema | No Cover

I've known Peter (Wideshot Studios) for a long time. He has been working on Paula Sophia most, if not all of that time. It is the story a police officer in Oklahoma City that goes through a sex change. It is interesting subject matter for sure, and from the clips I saw three or so […]

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 […]

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 […]