Well, mostly earlier today, save these two, which were taken last week, in the same good company, however. A new friend, Jennifer, and I, out walking. Discussing that word, friend, how often it is tricky and not quite enough, sometimes too much. In between oohing and aahing over the scent of pine, and how damn […]
May 23rd, 2016
May 22nd, 2016
Richard Wagner (1813-1883) Johann Schrammel (1850-1893) Minna Keal (1909-1999) Sun Ra (1914-1993) George Tintner (1917-1999) Humphrey Lyttelton (1921-2008) Claude Ballif (1924-2004) John Browning (1933-2003) Peter Nero (1934) and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) Peter Matthiessen (1927-2014) and from the New Music Box:
May 21st, 2016
Yesterday, my preview of the Vancouver Symphony's season finale was published by The Columbian newspaper here. The orchestra will play two symphonies of Shostakovich: his First and his Fifteenth. In the meantime, I'm still singing with the Bach Cantata Choir and our final concert of the season will take place tomorrow at 2
Oregon State had no answer for the USC Trojans Saturday afternoon. The Trojans' Brandon Perez led the team with 3 rbi's in a
Joseph Parry (1841-1903)Thomas "Fats" Waller (1904-1943)Gina Bachauer (1913-1976)Heinz Holliger (1939)Rosalind Plowright (1949)Linda Bouchard (1957)andAlbrecht Dürer (1471-1528)Alexander Pope (1688-1744)Andrei Sakharov (1921-1989)Robert Creeley (1926-2005)
May 20th, 2016
Travis Eckert too close to perfect for Trojans Oregon State got off to a good start in their weekend series at USC, the last r
Quantino Allen coming to Corvallis from Florida Oregon State has secured their 3rd commitment for coach Gary Andersen's 2017 recr
You won't even believe what's getting rebooted, everything from 'MacGyver' to '24.'
Hephzibah Menuhin (1920-1981)George Hurst (1926-2012)Karl Anton Rikenbacher (1940-2014)Joe Cocker (1944-2014)Cher (1946)Sue Knussen (1949-2003)Jane Parker-Smith (1950)Emma Johnson (1966)andHonoré de Balzac (1799-1850)John Stuart Mill (1806-1873)
Frontwoman Erica Driscoll discusses the new EP and its single, "Pleasure."
June 11-12 @ Portland Expo – The Oregon Hemp Convention is an unbelievable opportunity for the entire cannabis industry to come together and introduce ourselves to the rush of new cannabis users in the state of Oregon.
Lauren Graham (aka Lorelai) stops by 'Ellen' to make the big reveal.
by Sen. Doug Whitsett The season for northwest wildfires has arrived, with two major forest fires already occurring in Northwestern Washington. Catastrophic wildfires have become progressively more destructive, causing enormous damage to both public and private forest and range lands, …
Check out the the new collab from RZA and Interpol's Paul Banks.
With a new album out today, learn a little more about the Canadian singer-songwriter.
If 'Angry Birds' can get silver screen attention, we think this list can too.
Ariana Grande, Krewella and Highasakite are back with new material this week.
May 19th, 2016
It's a no-brainer is an overused phrase. But it sure fits when it comes to vote by mail. In 1998, Oregon, where I live, became the first state in the country to conduct all elections by mailed ballots. Since, Washington...
Playing Brahms Second Piano Concerto with the Oregon Symphony, Garrick Ohlsson proved once again that he is one of the best pianists on the planet. Impeccable technique and remarkable artistic phrasing by Ohlsson showed how far and deep he could go in his performance on Saturday evening (May 14th) at the Arlene Schnitzer Co
Part 1 - Non-Conference September Looking ahead to this fall's Oregon State football season can be daunting, especi
After some controversy, the pop singer will be allowed to do her thing.
It's the group's first new song since 2009.
Hello Portland! The weekend is back and summer is just around the corner! The Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown this weekend, and Mortified Live returns to PDX. The Lumbersexual All Male Revue opens this weekend, 80s Video Dance Attack Prince Tribute Night is Friday and chefs compete for you at SCRUMpti
The Lumineers, G-Eazy, and Flume are also headed to Vegas in September.
Here is the bulk of the details from the full press release on FEAST 2016 that came out this morning. The list of participating chef and restaurants is pretty amazing, and speaks well to the respect the festival has garnered over the years. 4 DAYS TO FEAST, 361 DAYS TO RECOVER! FEAST PORTLAND 2016 FESTIVAL
Greetings Programs! In this issue, they're back to free-form nerding. First, a shot talk on the new Star Trek teaser. Then, some thoughtful comments on the Bechdel Test Burlesque (yeah, kinda' late, but still good). Followed by some deep thoughts on the new Buckaroo Banzai from Kevin Smith. And finally, a return to Tank Gir
Feast Portland 2016 has announced this year’s events, beginning with their kick-off party, the Sandwich Invitational on Thursday, September 15th 2016. Take the humble sandwich, and put it in the hands of 14 talented chefs from around the country. They will elevate it to new heights with some surprising ingredients
I think Japan is turning Portland. More Portland themed shops and restaurants are popping up in Tokyo. New estimates from the US Census show Portland is growing faster than previously thought. And Oregon is leading the pack nationally in automatic voter registration, adding more than 50,000 new voters through the system so
Nellie Melba (1859-1931)Kerstin Thorborg (1896-1970)Sandy Wilson (1924-2014)Pete Townshend (1945)Stephen Varcoe (1949)and Malcom X (1925-1965)Lorraine Hansberry (1930-1965)Nora Ephron (1941-2012)
Seven-piece band from Saskatchewan, Canada school you in the ways of indie pop
by Gordon J. Fulks, PhD In an essay published on Saturday May 7, 2016, Oregon Legislator Mike Nearman asked those who objected to his skepticism about Anthropogenic Global Warming to provide the evidence (data) that convinced them we are headed …
Find out who else will be performing.
Listen to it here!
Joe Jonas and Ashley Graham get real cozy in this one.
How good are you at presenting in front of a group? Are you sure? During my days as an account executive, my radio station did a trade deal with a public speaking trainer. Our team spent a full day working on presentation skills. As part of the exercise, the trainer had each salesperson stand […]
When it comes to whiteboard animation videos it used to be a very costly affair as the software that was available in the market was very costly and so much so that a common man could not afford to even… Continue Readi
Feet, what do I need them for If I have wings to fly. Frida Kahlo The post Wings appeared first on Under a Red Roof.
"Oh yes... They float, Georgie."
David Guetta and Tiesto's go-to vocalist has a knack for mega hits.
We find out what all the buzz is about with Tennessee latest rising country star.
May 18th, 2016
by NW Spotlight Oregon Catalyst hosted an election prediction contest for the 2016 primary yesterday, and we have a winner! Reagan, a political consultant from Salem, successfully predicted the most Primary outcomes – 22 of 27. We ended up not scoring …
Fridays & Saturdays @ Dirty Nightclub – Featuring the hottest men in the Pacific Northwest, The Lumbersexuals is part Chippendales, part Magic Mike and totally about the guys with that Lumbersexuals look.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Lyle Lovett, Polish Ambassador, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & more.
June 1 & 2 @ Hollywood Theatre – THE PORTLAND HORROR FILM FESTIVAL is committed to bringing the best independent short and feature length horror films to the best movie-watching audience in the world! (PHFF was created by Brian and Gwen Callahan (also the Directors of the H.P. LOVECRAFT FILM FESTIVAL®.)
Fresh off a 32-5 season that included the Pac-12 Regular Season and Tournament championships, and a run to the program's first ever Fi
May 27 @ Star Theater – Life During Wartime is the Pacific NW’s authentic Talking Heads tribute show band, dedicated to giving you the full-on TH experience!