10 local acts that Portland’s music insiders think you should hear.
This isn’t a list of our favorite bands.
If it were, there’d be a big picture of Everclear on the cover. Not the
real Everclear—just Art Alexakis and the scabs he hired for his upcoming
The Willamette River divides Portland.
Not just physically,
east from west, or in the inconvenient gulf that opens whenever a bridge
is up. The Willamette shows us the ways we embrace, and betra
Live from David Douglas High School, it's an unscripted evening of tough questions for the mayoral candidates. We're calling it Mayoral Debate Club, co-sponsored by KATU.
Charlie Hales, Eileen Brady and Jefferson Smith better cram: No topic is too advanced. And it's free! Where: David Douglas Performing Arts Center, 1400 SE 130th Ave. When: 7 pm, Sunday,...
Think we'd allow a city-shifting election to go by without a mortifying talent show? Think again! The snidest candidates forum in the West is back, complete with yoga balls, game shows and the secret skills of public office-seekers.Presented by WW and the Bus Project, Candidates Gone Wild features the wordplay of host Courtenay Hameister and the music of Radiation City. Expect surpr...
The Aggrolites, Mike Pinto Band, The Sentiments, Original Middleage Ska Enjoy Club
[MUSIC] Think modern reggae is nothing but the soundtrack for arts-and-crafts fairs and organic food stores? Well, the Aggrolites don't look like the kind of dudes who eat much granola. These five tattooed tough guys cut their teeth in Los Angeles backing old-school heavies like Derrick...
Interstate and OverlookDiPrima Dolci1936 N Killingsworth St., 283-5936, diprimadolci.com. Lunch and dinner daily. From
its Sicilian-American owner to its intimidatingly named pastrie