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Fiona Apple's Up All Night to "Get Healthy!"

Portland made Fiona Apple cry. You bastards!


Fiona Apple hated being in Portland, and it's all your fault, Portland. Or at the very least, she called her concert at the Newmark Theater on Thursday, Oct. 3, "a historically stupid night." Why? As reported by WW contributor Robert Ham for the    More
Friday, October 4, 2013 by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Hispanica Incognita

Rough-cut Mexican restaurant Prehispanica still excels in places.

Food Reviews & Stories
Just one block south of Tasty n Alder and across from Saint Cupcake, at the dusty frontier of the past year’s West End restaurant boom, lies something vanishingly rare in Portland: an upscale-   More
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Red Star Tavern: Star-Crossed Writers

Bar Reviews
Back in April, WW’s Bar Guide passingly mentioned Red Star Tavern (503 SW Alder St., 222-0005, redstartavern.com) as a “Red Robin with much nicer things.” The bar and grill for the Kimpton c   More
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Headout: Wordstock Panel Picker

Which 2013 Wordstock panels should you attend?

Click on image for a larger version!ILLUSTRATION: Heather BlackGO: The Wordstock Festival writers’ panels are at the Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., wordstockfesti   More
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE


Food Cart Reviews
Guero basically means “white boy,” and—let’s get this out of the way—that’s one of the people who’ll be making your tortas and huaraches at this pretty little cart on Southeast 28t   More
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Leave the Fork, Take the Pen

Nobody goes to a food festival to eat. Anyone who can afford a $465 ticket to Feast, which will occupy visiting food nerds and local Twitterazzi for the next four days, knows this. In the best m   More
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 MARTIN CIZMAR, MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Drank: Mulligan Imperial IPA (De Garde Brewing)

It’s dangerous to mix your vices: drinking and gambling, drinking and sex, drinking and bungee jumping…drinking and anything, really. So I approached Mulligan, from Tillamook’s new De Gard   More
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

The Lost & Found: Blue Skies and Cheese

Bar Reviews
Around the corner from the Hop & Vine and the Naked Sheep, at the crossing of Killingsworth and Gay, you may find yourself at The Lost & Found (5426 N Gay Ave., 477-7313, lostandfoundpdx.c   More
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Grassa-Fed Cattle

Wait in line, get some oily pasta.

Food Reviews & Stories
Grassa and Lardo share more than just a back door. Rick Gencarelli’s new housemade pasta restaurant is indeed adjoined to the West End outpost of his sandwich empire, which is expanding even fas   More
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

TechfestNW 2013: Welcome to TechfestNW

Willamette Week's Portland festival of all things tech.

TFNW 2013
You know this, of course, but here’s the thing: It sneaks up on you. One second you’re worried about media shipping and distribution channels, the next you learn   More
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

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