Copycat rappers, unimaginative rappers, pretty rappers,
Portland rappers who film themselves rapping on bridges—that’s that shit
the Renaissance Coalition doesn’t like.
Add Dwight Howard t
After the Blazers take both games in Houston, it’s getting tough to not fully believe.
The Blazers are in the playoffs. So, in addition to regularly scheduled Blazers blog programming from Mike Acker, we've asked Janet Weiss, a huge Blazers fan whom you might know from some of her other projects, to provide post-game commentary. In September of 1989 I moved to Portland having never attended a professional basketball game. That changed quickly. The Trail Blazers were ...
Normcore Made Portland the Center of the Fashion Universe.
Not so long ago, Portland was a J.C. Penney in the grand
plaza of high fashion, a place where mustachioed lumberjacks and yoga
moms were the most stylish people in town. The city’s tiny cabal of
Progressive-era Portland tried to stamp out juvenile delinquency with a child government. In 1914, Hollywood noticed.
Movie Reviews & Stories
A century ago, Portland faced a terrible
scourge. The city’s newsboys were corrupting the city’s moral fiber.
These inveterate ruffians, who numbered in the hundreds, were known for
Peter Buck talks life after R.E.M., his solo records, sabotaging the Verve, hitchhiking in Portland and not talking to the media.
Peter Buck doesn’t need me.
Thirty years amassing
one of the most sanctified discographies in American music—and a bank
account festooned with zeroes—has ensured him of that. R.E.M., the
Now with new, improved, shorter lines at the carts!
Food & Drink
Eat Mobile, Willamette Week’s seventh annual food cart festival, has announced its 2014 cart roster. (Buy tickets here.) To bring you the best grazing grounds and taste of the Portland food-cart scene, the list spans a variety of cuisines, locations and years in operation. Participating carts include: 808 Grinds Bamboo CaféBardo's Grill Bro Dogs Creperie du Lys Dalo's Food ...
Which Portland bar...
View SurveyGO: If you’re looking for trivia at bars instead of bar trivia, we recommend the following nights: Shanrock (rotating theme nights), EastBurn, 1800 E Burnside St.,
The pickleback cocktail comes straight outta Bushwick, it looks like pee, and it puts out fires.
“Are you seriously going to drink that?” is not a phrase you
often hear at a Portland dive. But on an unusually warm early spring
evening at Church (page 16), everyone else crowded around the