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Archive | August, 2009

The Devil and Daniel Johnston Come To Portland | September 3 @ Wonder Ballroom

Posted by Mike Harper Hi, how are you, Portland? If you have never heard of Daniel Johnston, I wouldn't be surprised. He is one of those musicians with a cult following that, despite his overwhelming talent and voluminous album of music, has slipped under the general public's radar for decades now. If you want the […]

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Nathalie & Meagan Take Bumbershoot | September 5-7th, Seattle

Looking for Portland weekend events? Check out our list here! Posted by Meagan Kate Well, PDX Pipeline readers, we have exciting news! Fellow writer Nathalie Weinstein and I will be attending the Bumbershoot Music Festival next weekend. Bumbershoot®: Seattle's Music & Arts Festival is in it's 39th year drawing the best in comedy, music, theatre, […]

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Mos Def @ Roseland This Saturday + Win Tickets

Did you know that Mos Def rescheduled his May show to this Saturday!? It is true and you can win tickets from us right here until 4PM today. Related Posts and Info: Win Portland Tickets: Roseland, Backspace, Rotture, Wonder Ballroom 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties | August 27-30 Mos Def at Roseland: Free Download + Win […]

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Heavyweight Legends to Headline First-Ever UFC Event in Portland @ Rose Garden Aug 29

The bigtime fight is this Saturday. Our beloved Meagan Kate will be there swooning over her man Randy Couture. Her interview with him is here: Interview With UFC Legend Randy Couture Related Posts from PDX Pipeline: 75+ Portland Weekend Events & Parties | August 27-30 MMA Legend/UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva "The Axe Murderer" in Portland From Press Release: […]

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Portland Art Showcase: Incubator @ Someday Lounge | August 25th

Posted by Kimberly Gehl Bringing you a monthly showcase of music, theater, dance, live visual art, shadow puppetry, comedy and abstract performance art, the “Someday Incubator” is one of the most dynamic events in Portland. Better yet? It's free! Curated by rock dilettante Myrrh Larsen and demiaustère co-curatrix Mary-Suzanne, this 3 hour showcase of experimental […]

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Portland Women's Crisis Line Benefit | August 28th

Posted by Meagan Kate Nearly 2,000 calls come to The Portland Women's Crisis Line each month, and volunteers are there to offer resources, emergency shelter and comfort; services that women of our state and city desperately need.  According to The PWCL, one in ten Oregon women reports being sexually or physically abused by their current […]

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MMA Legend/UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva "The Axe Murderer" in Portland

I hear this guy is bigtime. I like their recommendation on protective gear, but what do you bring to protect you from the axe? I've played at lot of RPS and from what I remember, paper doesn't cover an axe. Related Posts from PDX Pipeline: Interview With UFC Legend Randy Couture First Friday Fights: MMA Title […]

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Video: 2009 Portland Adult Soap Box Derby + CRASH @ Mount Tabor Park

[vimeo=http://www.vimeo.com/6229373] 2009 Adult Soap Box Derby Mount Tabor Park Portland, Oregon Filmed by brewcaster Music: 'Frenzy' By: Locust Avenue Pretty….Pretty…cool. Brewcaster's Portland vimeo group is here and Pipeline's is here. From NW Sports Guy (who has more videos & pictures on his site here): In addition to poor construction, the vehicles most likely to crash […]

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Folk Up Your Weekend in Mississippi | August 22 & 23

Folk Up Your Weekend in Mississippi | August 22 & 23

Posted by Mike Harper Folk Up Your Weekend in Mississippi [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0GISfiX9oY] Jolie Holland & The Hunting Party @ Mississippi Studios August 22, 9pm $10 Jolie Holland  (who some might know from The Be Good Tanyas) has the talents of Elizabeth Cotten if she had a backing band, the delta soul of Robert Johnson (before he […]

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THIS Saturday: BLITZ LADD First Annual IPA Brewers Challenge and BBQ Charity Event

There are a lot of great events this weekend in Portland, but this one probably has the most beer. And I like beer. Oh, and I like BBQ. And it is also a benefit for Oregon Food Bank. Down with that too. Related: Portland EVENTS LISTINGS From Press Release: Blitz Ladd Sports Bar and Restaurant will […]

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Portland Weekend Events

75+ Portland Weekend Events, Parties & Free Tickets | August 20-23

Leigh sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events earlier today. It is reproduced below with some additions by Pipeline. 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 […]

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Chariots of Rubber is Back @ Interstate Firehouse | August 20-29

Chariots of Rubber is Back @ Interstate Firehouse | August 20-29

I was bummed that I missed Chariots of Fire at Theater Theater. I heard great things about it, the plot sounds pretty funny and the cast…well, that cast is built to party. Plus, there is this tagline: “There will be smoke, cars, carnage, singing, a live rock band, talking nipples, sign language, and blood.” Last […]

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Video: Portland Soap Box Derby is THIS Weekend @ Mount Tabor Park

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-Bns_cGtPQ] Portland Soapbox Derby Mt Tabor Park Filmed in 2007 by humanclock This video might be a couple years old, but it gives a pretty good feel of Portland's Soap Box Derby. The derby is easily one of the top ten Portland events of the year with thousands in attendance to see a rather unique […]

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Portland 48 Hour Film Fest @ Hollywood Theater | August 19 & 20

Portland 48 Hour Film Fest @ Hollywood Theater | August 19 & 20

Starting tonight, you can view the films entered into Portland's “48 hour Film Project”. Filmmaking teams from throughout the Portland area successfully completed a weekend of filmmaking. Films were due on August 16th, and the last few minutes before the deadline saw filmmakers, operating on little sleep and lots of adrenaline, rushing to get their […]

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Fashion enthusiasts: Launch Party & Networking Mixer hosted by Portland Fashion Synergy, Inc.

Posted by Julie Ma It's no doubt that Portland's fashion scene is growing; from designers that have garnered international attention to Oregonians' individual styles, we're starting to stand out amongst the pack of fashion forward cities in the U.S. We're a leader in developing sustainable clothing lines and we even have our own fashion week. […]

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Petting thing @ Hawthorne Street Fair

Hawthorne Street Fair Pictures | Daily Stank Image Bank

“Free Petting Hawthorne Street Fair Taken on August 16, 2009 Taken by Julian Chadwick The sun made a perfect arrival yesterday for Hawthorne Street Fair. I heard this contraption referred to as a “bird cage bike”. Full flickr set here….If you have pictures from the fair or other events in Portland, add them to our […]

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Busking Hawthorne

Hawthorne Street Fair | Daily Stank Image Bank

“Busking Hawthorne” Hawthorne Street Portland, Oregon July, 2007 Taken by Julian Chadwick I took this pic a couple summers ago. The Hawthorne Street Fair is Sunday and you'll probably see a lot of busking in addition to the regular events and art displays. Related Info and Posts from PDX Pipeline Hawthorne Street Fair Info & […]

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