Heads up, folks. Donald Trump is coming to Oregon, according to a breaking news report from OPB: Sources close to the Trump campaign say he will be in Lane or Douglas County, Oregon on Friday.
May 3rd, 2016
May 2nd, 2016
By Walt Trandum of Sandy, Oregon. Long time local political organizer in the Clackamas County portion of District 52. Founder of the Oregon Trail Democrats in 2003 and chief architect of the 2012 nearly successful Peter Nordbye campaign. Walt is a Democratic candidate for the Oregon House of
May 1st, 2016
A short while back I wrote an article for EmptyEasel about art school, and how to decide if it’s right for you. I wrote that article because most young people—and many who are no longer quite so young—believe they must attend art school if they’re going to be a successful artist. And yet, if you [...]
Drove over to Portland's East side yesterday afternoon. First thing I noticed was this brand new fortress over by the airport:
April 30th, 2016
I knitted a head warmer thingy with cables! This is very exciting. I messed up quite a bit but kept going anyway, realizing what I did wrong and not doing it again. I just turn that crazy part underneath when...
By Sanford "Sandy" Wilbur of Gresham, OregonR. Sanford is a retired Federal biologist, who was in charge of the California condor research and recovery effort from 1969 to 1980. He developed the first proposals for the captive breeding and reestablishment of condors in their former habitat.
April 29th, 2016
By Dr. Sharon Meieran of Portland, Oregon. Sharon is an emergency room physician at Kaiser Permanente and Medical Director at Oregon Foundation for Reproductive Health. Sharon is a candidate for Multnomah County Commission, District 1. Learn more at VoteS
This week, we've got The Boxer Rebellion, Britta Phillips and Haley Reinhart.
The singer-songwriter gives us an inside look at her new LP at NYC's One Mile House Bar.
They may not be inducted for 10 or 20 years, but here’s a list of musicians that define a generation.
April 28th, 2016
This is the first documentary that was approved by her estate.
By Sue Christenson of Portland, Oregon. I am a political activist for social justice and equality. I want the best for everyone in all aspects of life and liberty. For those of us who view health care as a right, not a privilege, it is great to see that leaders in the Oregon Leg
Bob Wills - Take me back to TulsaThis is really I all I know about Tulsa.
The soul man discusses ‘Hold On!’, songwriting and Van the Man.
It's the first song Kesha's released since "Timber."
What a way to open her Formation World Tour.
To be great, be whole; Exclude nothing, exaggerate nothing that is not you. Be whole in everything. Put all you are Into the smallest thing you do. So, in each lake, the moon shines with splendor Because it blooms up above. Fernando Pessoa The post
The opening set at Coachella is a long way down from where the producer is now.
From cover songs to pop stardom, the Internet has been good to Sam Tsui.
Dan Boeckner spills the beans about his post-Wolf Parade project.
April 27th, 2016
It's the first to feature vocals from Matt Skiba.
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by MJ Skegg Oregon Wine Month is nigh upon us (that’s May, if you're not sure) and the corks will be popping all over wine country for special events and promotions. There are options though for the non-peripatetic who don’t want to leave town. Restaurants
Six13 - Uptown Passover (An "Uptown Funk" for Pesach) I'm posting this because 1) it's a cute parody, and 2) it's got a little ancient history in it, and ancient history has been on my mind lately.
by Megan Burbank If you've been to a comedy show in Portland, chances ar
by Doug Brown
by Bobby Roberts A Tribute to Erykah BaduTonight's tribute to Erykah Badu promises to flood your senses with interpretations of the visionary artist's neo-soul. Local musicians w
by Christopher Frizzelle
by Dirk VanderHart The City of Portland will spend
by Rob Simonsen This is now Portland’s series to lose. After game four it was announced Chris Paul
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by the Mercury Endorsement Strike Force LEO ZAROSINSKI IF YOU'RE STILL
by Ned Lannamann via Instagram
Pack your bags, we're going back to Camp Firewood.
Long Island alt-rock band go deep and bare emotions in sophomore release.
It's a brutal look into DC's first rated-R direct-to-video adaptation.
Spoiler: This shoot didn't go well.
by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey GOOD MORNING, BLOGTOWN! Oh she is not born like other girls, but I know how to conceive her. Oh she may not look like other girls, but she's a snarl tooth seether. LET'S GO TO
by Anonymous Yes, I was standing in the middle of Interstate Avenue this morning. Yes, I was preventing you from getting somewhere. Maybe you were even on the clock. Did you notice the woman on the street with me? Did you use your Uber-advanced skills of perception to see that
by Abe Asher Craig Mitchelldyer/Portland Timbers After a well-deserved week off, the Timbers are
A comment on a YouTube video got me started.
This Friday, the 29th of April, Bend Brewing Company is celebrating their 21st anniversary with a block party in front of their brewpub (like they did last year), and it’s going to be good: Bend Brewing Co. is throwing a block party to celebrate our 21st Anniversary!! Join us on Friday, April 29th as we …