LITERARY CONTROVERSY FESTERS: A fundraiser featuring JT LeRoy
to benefit the youth charity P:ear at Disjecta on Thursday, March 28,
promises the odd spectacle of an author who famously posed for 1
Find an Easter egg in a Willamette Week box and win a prize.
Peep this: Easter is a bummer for grown-ups. It’s all ham and shoeshines, not chocolate bunnies and plastic grass.
And no adult egg hunts. Well, until now. We hid a dozen plastic eggs in blue Will
THURSDAY MARCH 28
[MUSIC] With its
search-engine-confounding name and notoriously unclassifiable music,
this Florida quartet is a hard sell. And yet, after building a cult
[COMEDY] Does it get more vulgar than Bob Saget? Probably. But when the jokes are coming from a man who made his name in a family sitcom, it’s just that much raunchier. Helium Comedy Club, 1510 SE 9th Ave., 888-643- 8669. 8 pm Thursday, 7:30 pm and 10 pm Friday-Saturday, March 21-23. ...
A LESS JOYFUL NOISE:As first reported by WW, Beth Ditto, the 32-year-old singer for internationally renowned dance-punk band Gossip, was arrested on North Mississippi Avenue in the early hours of Satu
WEDNESDAY MARCH 20
WRENCHED[MOVIES] Edward Abbey, that
quintessential environmental saboteur, is the focus of M.L. Lincoln’s
still-in-progress documentary. Waging eco-war might not be free, but
Joke in a Box
What are your impressions of Portland?
Portland doesn’t seem to skimp on
drifters, which is great for me. Also, last time I was in town, I was
presented with a large doughnut in the shape of ma
FeaturesFriday, March 15 St. Patty's Day Steel Tip Dart Tournament
[DARTS] In that most wholesome of entirely misguided sports, a bunch of people get together for a drinking holiday and marathon-launch deadly weapons with ever-decreasing accuracy. Everyone's invited. D’s Bar, 6732 NE Sandy Blvd. Sign-ups 6:30 pm, starts 7:30 pm.