10 local acts that Portland’s music insiders think you should hear.
Close your eyes and think of a typical Portland band.
You’re imagining a group of sensitive lumberjacks playing sad-sack folk
tunes on old-timey instruments, aren’t you?
Ask those truly in
Sunshine, booze and way, way too much food: Yes, our 6th annual Eat Mobile festival had pretty much everything you need for a perfect Saturday evening.3,500 attendees crowded the OMSI parking lot where some of our favorite food carts served up a vast array of foods from Thai iced tea ice cream, to Mauritian samosas, to kombucha.In addition to stuffing a lot of faces, the assembl...
The answers to your Jeff Bridges band-name matching game are below. We would have had them up sooner, but our seven-year-old cousin stole our copy of Highlights magazine. Note that the pattern of lines connecting movie to music is also a circuit diagram, holding the key to Jeff...
77 NE 4th St., Gresham, 669-0569, 4thstreetbrewing.com. 4 pm-1 am Monday-Friday. Noon-1 am Saturday-Sunday.
Among the offerings at Gresham’s 4th Street Brewing you’ll
WEST OF THE WILLAMETTEThe west side of the Willamette River may lack the east
side’s dizzying cultural output. It may lack the great restaurants, the
edgy aesthetic, the diversity (read: “youn
Astoria: In 1985, Chunk and Mikey stole our heart. In 2006, Fort George Brewery (1483 Duane St., Astoria, fortgeorgebrewery.com) came
for a piece of our liver. Fort George’s Vortex IPA
Chuck Klosterman once observed that every teenager goes
through a Led Zeppelin phase. Sometimes, it lasts a week. Other times,
for a year. But it happens.
axiom holds for homebrewing. As
A selected and mostly accurate glossary of beer terminology.
Abbey: From, or in the style of, beers made by quiet little men who have forever forsaken a woman’s touch.
Aging: A time-out for overly aggressive young beer. It’s left to sit in a cool, dark p