Stream The Week

A guide and playlist to the week's best concert picks for Nov. 5-11.


Want to see some live music? Below, you'll find our picks for the best concerts coming through Portland this week, along with a Spotify playlist of representative songs from each artist.WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5 Slowdive, Low [SHOEGAZE] See our primer on Slowdive here. Crystal Ballroom. 8 pm. $25 advance, $30 day of show. All ages. Fog Father, Coco Columbia, LEO [PDX POP NEXT] A bill of rising ...   More
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 WW MUSIC STAFF

United Nations: Friday, Nov. 7

Geoff Rickly slaughters punk’s sacred cows—including himself.

Music Stories
United Nations’ Geoff Rickly is not to blame for emo’s crimes against humanity. Historians might use his old band, Thursday, as a punching bag for the punk subgenre’s unseemly shift from h   More
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 PETE COTTELL

Covert Coverage

Obama’s police state, troubled oceans and Japan’s radiation top Project Censored’s latest report of news stories ignored by big media.

News Stories
People who get their information exclusively from mainstream media sources may be surprised at the lack of enthusiasm...   More
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 YAEL CHANOFF

Sri Lanka Civil War: What Medical Teams International Is Doing and How You Can Help

After more than 25 years of fighting, the civil war in Sri Lanka is predicted to end within months. Yet the situation may get far worse first as the UN reports some 50,000 civilians are pinned between the Tamil Tiger rebels and Sri Lanka's army in a less than four-mile stretch of coastline still held by the Tigers. Medical Teams International is predicting the worst while preparing for it. The ...   More
Monday, April 27, 2009 Megan Brescini


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