Behind the Darth Vader mask of Portland’s one-wheeled mascot.
It’s a statistical certainty that you know of the Unipiper.
Regardless of how—small talk at a party or through Jimmy Kimmel—the guy
riding around town on a unicycle, decked out in a kilt and
The owner of Portland’s only dedicated BMX shop on dads doing tricks and crushing mileage.
If you’re looking down from a buttery
leather Brooks saddle, the guys tooling around the greenways of Portland
on a BMX bike look like someone eating filet mignon with a spork. Sure,
2808 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 282-5408, goodsbmx.com. Noon-6 pm Monday-Saturday.
Portland has both a world-famous BMX scene and a love of
all things local. So it’s sad that m
SHOP Goods 2808 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 282-5408, goodsbmx.com. Noon-6 pm Monday-Saturday. Portland has both a world-famous BMX scene and a love of all things local. So it’s sad that m
Dave Stone moved to L.A. and lived in a van to make his comedy career happen.
Editor’s note: WW contributor
Pete Cottell lives in a van. For two years, Dave Stone, an L.A.-based
comedian performing at this weekend’s Bridgetown Comedy Festival, also
lived in a van. We
Warpaint transcends blog buzz, rock ’n’ roll and L.A. but it’s still California daydreaming.
The path from blog-worthy buzz band to compelling live
presence is treacherous. As we’ve learned from the hundreds of bands
that face-plant live in the wake of well-hyped debuts, adding layers o
In the 20 years since Kurt Cobain took his own life…an
unbearable number of people (about 2 million, according to Google) have
headed think pieces about the addled rock star’s legacy with some
Rontoms600 E Burnside St., 236-4536, rontoms.net, 3 pm-2:30am daily.Upon immigrating to Portland, you’ll inevitably cruise by the corner of East Burnside Street and 6th Avenue on a Sunday night and
Star Bar639 SE Morrison St., 232-5553, star-bar-rocks.com, 4pm-2:30am daily.If it weren’t for the fierce competition among tots-and-tall boy joints in Southeast Portland, Star Bar would have never h
Suki’s2401 SW 4th Ave., 226-1181, sukisbargrill.com. 10 am-1:30 am Monday, 10 am-2:30 am Tuesday-Friday, 9 am-2:30 am Saturday, 9 am-1:30 am Sunday. When your college is an urban commuter hub with l