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EVENTS

Boozy Mini Golf Returns to Goose Hollow for the Summer

Miniature golf + booze in a can + chef Jun Robles’ food cart = tipsy summer hangout.

  • By Claire Colby
  • Published 05/25/2016

BOOKS & TALKS

Lidia Yuknavitch Celebrates Misfits in Viral TED Talk

The Portland author has been racking up views with a moving TED talk about being a misfit and overcoming obstacles.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/25/2016

STYLE

Native American Fashion Design Shines in a Landmark Exhibit

The Pacific Northwest has a strong presence in the traveling show, on at the Portland Art Museum.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/19/2016

THE ESSENTIALS

Bridgetown Comedy Festival to Moby’s Memoir: June’s Pop Culture Hot List

The festival, album, and books you can’t miss this month

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/19/2016

BOOKS

Alexis Smith on Her New Post-Earthquake Mystery

The Glaciers novelist shakes things up.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/19/2016

MUSIC

Musical Superpowers Neko Case, k.d. lang, and Laura Veirs Unite for a Made-in Portland Record

The process was, at times, “excruciating.”

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/19/2016

DISPATCH

How Buying a Party Palace Helped the Dandy Warhols Survive

Without their 10,000-square foot Odditorium in Northwest Portland, would the band have become elder statesmen of this city’s music scene?

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 05/19/2016

POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 19–22

QDoc delivers a packed slate of LGBTQ documentaries, soul singer Charles Bradley hits the Crystal, comedian Myq Kaplan heads to Revolution Hall, and an all-star cast takes on A Streetcar Named Desire.

  • By Rebecca Jacobson, Sylvia Randall-Muñoz, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 05/19/2016

MUSIC

Nu Shooz Returns with New Tunes

Three decades after "I Can't Wait," the '80s pop icons are back with a brand-new album.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/18/2016

BOOKS

Portland Writers Pay Tribute to Geek Love’s Katherine Dunn

In the wake of the death of author and beloved Portlander Dunn, we asked four local writers for their thoughts on her impact and influence.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/18/2016

TELEVISION

The Bachelor Winner Lauren B. On How the Show Empowers Both Men and Women

We asked the Portland native the important questions. And also how she looked so sparkly.

  • By Katherine Berman
  • Published 05/17/2016

FREE STUFF

20 Totally FREE Ways to Make This Your Best Portland Summer Ever

Leaving town this summer? Well, OK. But you're gonna miss all this free stuff—from a Nu Shooz show to JAW's three new plays to an actual screening of Jaws (plus so much more).

  • By Rebecca Jacobson, Molly Woodstock, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 05/17/2016

B-SIDES

Will Portland Finally Get an All-Ages Music Space?

The city’s underage music fans have few places to go. A new nonprofit aims to change that.

  • By Casey Jarman
  • Published 05/16/2016

MUSIC

Can Friends of Noise Pull Off an All-Ages Music Space in Portland?

Columnist Casey Jarman speaks with board members of the new nonprofit and finds plenty reason for hope.

  • By Casey Jarman
  • Published 05/16/2016

POP CULTURE

Two Portland Artists Weigh In on Beyoncé’s Lemonade

Filmmaker Melissa Lowery and photographer Intisar Abioto take a look at the art and politics of the pop queen's latest work.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 05/12/2016

MUSIC

Andrew Bird Is Portland-Bound—and He's Bringing His Bicycle

We caught up with the midwestern musician and songwriter to talk babies, bikes, and being direct.

  • By Amy Martin
  • Published 05/12/2016

POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 12–15

From a St. Johns street fest with a stellar music lineup to an encore Hump screening to a rangy dance show, here's what you should be doing this weekend.

  • By Rebecca Jacobson, Sylvia Randall-Muñoz, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 05/12/2016

THEATER

In a New Play, a Noirish Detective Battles Anxiety—and Shady Portland Real Estate Deals

Action/Adventure's Hawthorne follows a sleuth as she traces a missing-person case through present-day Portland.

  • By Rebecca Jacobson
  • Published 05/12/2016

FILM FESTIVAL

Five Shorts You Must See at the Northwest Animation Festival

The annual fest returns with a smorgasbord of international shorts and themed screenings. We’ve picked our five favorites from more than 150 animated goodies.

  • By Portland Monthly Arts Team
  • Published 05/11/2016

PLAYLIST

May: A Month of Portland Concerts in 20 Songs

Paul Simon, Leon Bridges, Richmond Fontaine, and Deep Sea Diver—it's all coming together in Portland this month, our first post-Prince. We salute the Purple one and more in this 20-song playlist culled from live shows lined up for May.

  • By Michelle Porter
  • Published 05/09/2016
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