Archive | May, 2009

New Portland ZooBomb Bike Parking | Daily Stank Video Bank

(Related: 2009 Naked Bike Rides & Runs in Portland, Oregon | June 6 & 13) New Portland ZooBomb Bike Parking 13th and W. Burnside Taken on May 29, 2009 Shot/edited by brewcaster Music:'Does Anyone Have a Gun?”–Bob of Tribes The Brew came through once again with a nice Portland video. Here is more info from […]

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Massive Dance Party @ Crown Room |

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Free Tickets | May 28-31) It's the last Saturday of May, and that means it's MASSIVE time. Massive is a monthly dance party at the Crown Room. I attended the last two parties, and they were packed with beautiful people doing what they do–partying. The was before summer […]

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Grindhouse Film Festival. Portland, Oregon

Isaac Hayes is TRUCK TURNER @ Hollywood Theater | May 30

There are a ton of great events tomorrow. View many, many here. Regardless, it is hard to pass this up. Look at that poster and read the description. Genius. I want to watch this movie every day for the next year. The “greatest pimp funeral in movie history“?!! Boom. I'm there. From Dan/Grindhouse Film Fest: […]

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The Liberators at Mississippi Studios: May 31st only + Win Tickets

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Free Tickets | May 28-31) Posted by Meagan Kate This Sunday at Mississippi Studios, The Liberators are back again! You've heard me praise them before, but I'm just as excited this time around. In their classic  format, The Liberators will develop and execute a short movie right in […]

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Grey Gardens: The Musical @ Portland Center Stage + Win Tickets | May 29-June 21

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Free Tickets | May 28-31 ) We are giving away a pair of tickets to this. Read bottom of post for more details. Posted by Nathalie Weinstein Cat ladies and crumbling mansions at PCS's Grey Gardens: The Musical I often imagine that I am fated to die an […]

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Starlight Parade, Portland

Rose Festival's Starlight Parade: Do You Love It?

The Starlight Parade is one of the MANY Portland weekend events we just posted on Pipeline. Here is the info from the Rose Festival site: More Than a Century of Illumination! Did you know that an illuminated parade has been a part of the Portland Rose Festival since its early years? In 1907, “red fire” […]

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Portland Weekend Events

75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Free Tickets | May 28-31

Leigh just sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events. It is reproduced below. You can get the email and your chance to win hookups for shows and deals by emailing leighfeldman3 @ gmail and asking to join There are many listings so we have put events in red that we think will be […]

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QDoc 2009: Portland Queer Documentary Film Fest | May 28-31

Posted by Kimberly Gehl The number one reason to attend QDoc – the Portland Queer Documentary Film Fest – is because this is the only festival in the United States – and only 1 of 2 in the world – that presents a strong line-up of indie documentaries that discuss some of the most important […]

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Filmusik at Hollywood Theater

FILMUSIK @ Hollywood Theater: Plan 9 From Outer Space | May 27, 29

Yeah, this is going to be pretty awesome. I am on the coast and yet I am up at midnight posting this b/c I forgot to before I left. I don't want you to miss out & I don't want to quit beach bumming, so I will let Galen take it from here… From Galen/Director […]

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last thursday at the goodfoot lounge, portland

The Best Last Thursday Show of May: City of Night @ Goodfoot Lounge

I know that I've given top props to the Goodfoot's Last Thursday before. I know that I've written this will be the top art opening of day before. I know that I was right. On Thursday, I will be right again. There are a lot of great artists coming through this venue, but this show…THIS […]

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Rose Festival Fireworks

2009 Portland Rose Festival Fireworks | Daily Stank Image Bank

Rose Festival Fireworks Hawthorne Bridge Portland, Oregon Taken on May 22, 2009 Taken by donpyle~pdxpixs More "Daily Stank Image Bank" photos here If you would like your picture to appear in the "Daily Stank Image Bank", add it to the Pdx Pipeline Flickr Group. The 2009 Rose Festival is under way. More pictures and Memorial […]

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Portland Weekend: Big Business & The Melvins | May 23, 24

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Win Free Tickets | May 21-24) Posted by Christine Taylor Big Business, May 23 @ Dante's Okay Portland this is your weekend to get your heaviness on! Tonight for $10, The Melvins' protégé band (this is debatable), Big Business (website), rocks Dante's at 9:00 PM.  They are playing […]

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Wordstock book to film, portland

Wordstock Book-to-Film Festival | May 23-24

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Win Free Tickets | May 21-24) Posted by Kimberly Gehl Every so often — by chance of magic, miracle, or a special holiday — we are presented with the opportunity to see some of greatest classic films on the big screen. The wonderful people behind the Wordstock Film […]

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M83 @ Hawthorne Theatre | May 23

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Win Free Tickets | May 21-24) Posted by Kimberly Gehl How many people would say they enjoyed being a teenager? We look back and remember feeling awkward, highly emotional, and pressured to cultivate a unique identity for ourselves — stuck in that confusing place between childhood and adulthood. […]

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PDXPipeline on Twitter

Portland Twitter: "What the Shit" @ Green Dragon | May 22

(Related: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Win Free Tickets | May 21-24) Posted by Meagan Kate If you tell me you don't like Twitter — I'll look you right in the face [probably a bit too closely] and say "Give it time."  If you're a Twattict (Twitter addict — yeah, I made it up) […]

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Portland’s Favorite Southeast (SE ) Bars | 20+ Suggestions

SE Portland has a serious bar culture. Many of us get to know our future former boyfriends & girlfriends at these wonderful establishments. I’ve asked our twitter and facebook friends their thoughts on the subject & 20+ people have responded. So, if you haven’t spent much time checking out the SouthEast, now you know where […]

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Portland Weekend Events

75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties + Win Free Tickets | May 21-24

Leigh just sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events. It is reproduced below. You can get the email and your chance to win hookups for shows and deals by emailing leighfeldman3 @ gmail and asking to join There are many listings so we have put events in red that we think will be […]

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Wold Naked Bike Ride, Portland, Oregon: photo by Jonathan Maus

2009 Naked Bike Rides & Runs in Portland, Oregon | June 6 & 13

Update: Portland Naked Bike Ride: 5000 People | Pictures & Story Posted by Kodin Lanewave June Naked Insanity: Bike Rides & Runs Mark your calendar, get your bike in good shape, and make sure your seat is comfy.  The 6th annual World Naked Bike Ride is coming up on the 13th of June, 2009.  Every year, […]

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Webvisions, portland, oregon

WebVisions is Tomorrow: Top 8 Reasons You, The Not-Geek, Should Go

Posted by Stephanie El-Hajj I sat down with Scott Kveton, formerly of Vidoop, currently of the Software Association of Oregon and of Bac'n.com, and WebVisions Speaker about why non-geeks should attend WebVisions. Turns out, there are a number of reasons non-geeks should go; eight, actually. We've even gone so far as to list them out […]

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Stumptown Coffee @ New Seasons, Portland, Oregon

The Top Coffee Shops in Portland: NW, NE, SW, SE, North

We all know that Portland has the best coffee shop scene in the country, regardless of the invasion from the mega-company of our northern neighbor. Being a Portland barista is not a job, it is a long-term profession for thousands & a right of passion for tens of thousands more. Last week we answered many […]

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Flosstradamus @ Rotture | Daily Stank Video Bank

Flosstradamus Video Ad Coming to Rotture on Thursday, May 21 Portland, Oregon I don't usually put up ads for the Daily Stank Video Bank, but this is kind of funny and also going to be a great show. We gave tickets away to this last Thursday to members of our Facebook group. We'll have more […]

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Mos Def at Roseland in Portland

Mos Def at Roseland: Free Download + Win Tickets | May 22

(We are giving a pair of tickets away to Mos Def at the Roseland. Read below for details.) (Update from Roseland: Due to traveling issues, the MOS DEF show scheduled for May 22, 2009 will be rescheduled. All tickets purchased for this show will be honored at the new date, Friday August 28, 2009. Support […]

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Playwrite Performance @ World Trade Center Theater | May 18

Posted by Samantha Herman If any city can appreciate the creative, youthful minds, it's the city of Portland. Our liberal arts degrees and our cravings for unadulterated, undiscovered talent make us the ideal audience for the student writers at PlayWrite, an organization that encourages youth from all around the city to find their voices. And […]

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best breakfasts in portland

The BEST Breakfast(s) in Portland | 25+ Suggestions

We are nearing the end of food week on Pipeline. Tomorrow, tens of thousands of Porltanders will wake up and wonder where to go to breakfast. The NYTimes, in their continued love of our city, recently wrote about how many fantastic restaurants we have here with serious morning meals. But who needs some Manhattanite when […]

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Manchester Orchestra @ Hawthorne Theatre | May 17

(Related: 75+ Weekend Events in Portland + Free Tickets | May 14-17) Posted by Kimberly Gehl Atlanta-based Manchester Orchestra's recently released 2nd full-length album, Mean Everything to Nothing, and has been on an intense year of touring with talented and well-respected bands such as Kings of Leon, Brand New, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Say Anything, […]

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Twitter Question- Best Pizza in Portland

What are the BEST Pizza Restaurants in Portland | 25+ Suggestions

(Click here for info on the BEST Portland Restaurants, Bars, Food, Drinks & More) We are near the end of Portland Food week on the Pipeline (there will be a another in June). So far we have found the top Portland Thai restaurants & Indian food. Food Carts & breakfasts are coming shortly. On Thursday, we […]

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Ben Folds comes to Portland @ Roseland, May 15

Rocking the Piano with Ben Folds @ Roseland | May 15

(Related: 75+ Weekend Events in Portland + Free Tickets | May 14-17) Posted by Nathalie Weinstein The Fine Art of Piano Dancing: Ben Folds returns to Portland You have to love a man with a piano. Like Elton John and Billy Joel before him, watching Ben Folds rock out on a piano is a spectacle to […]

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Portland Weekend Events

75+ Weekend Events in Portland + Free Tickets | May 14-17

Leigh just sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events. It is reproduced below. You can receive the email as well by writing Leigh at twocliche@gmail.com. There are many listings so we have put events in red that we think will be good, well attended, or should be interesting. Reminder: Also, we give out […]

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twitter thai food in portland

The BEST Thai Food & Restaurants in Portland | 25+ Suggestions

(Click here for info on the BEST Portland Restaurants, Bars, Food, Drinks & More) It's food week on PDX Pipeline. On Tuesday, we answered the question of where to find the best Indian food in Portland. We are also looking for the best Pizza in Portland today on twitter. If you've lived in Portland for any […]

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Portland Trail Blazers

The Blazers Link Dump

Posted by Andy Popp Brandon Roy makes his  ALL-NBA debut  on the 2nd Team. With Kobe Bryant, Dwayne Wade and Chris Paul in front of him, he's still a long way away from the ALL-NBA 1st team. Celebrity bloggers Kevin Pelton and Henry Abbott break down the good and the bad from Batum and Bayless […]

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THE SHRUNKEN HEAD OF PANCHO VILLA at Miracle Theatre

Review: The Shrunken Head of Pancho Villa @ Miracle Theater

(We will be giving away two pairs of tickets to The Shrunken Head of Pancho Villa as well as many other weekend events to our Portland Facebook Group on Thursday. Join & win.) Posted by Nathalie Weinstein It is not very often that one of the lead characters in a play is nothing more than […]

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2009 Alberta Art Hop, Portland, Oregon

Coming Home: 2009 Alberta Art Hop | May 16

Can you feel it? It's called May and this is the month when hopes of warmth and dreams of sun inspire outdoor concerts in Pioneer Square and neighborhood/street fairs around Portland. Last weekend was the Laurelhurst Art Walk and Trimet is having a Bus parade on 5th Avenue next weekend. This weekend, NE is the […]

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Portland Opera: Rigoletto at Keller Auditorium | May 14, 16

Portland Opera: Rigoletto at Keller Auditorium | May 14, 16

Posted by Saundra Sorenson A libertine, the tears of a clown, countless broken hymens… yes, it is Portland Opera's own staging of Rigoletto, and it is (to borrow a phrase overheard in Keller) superb. Like many self-respecting operas, Verdis's Rigoletto is political satire. But unlike, say, Mozart's Marriage of Figaro (which softened the edges of […]

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