Do-si-do to Appalachian string music, watch Northwest history unfurl onstage, take a romp through the post-Communist world of punk rock, and behold the lipstick-smeared zaniness of YouTube star Miranda Sings.
If you haven’t settled on a resolution (or already broken it), you might find inspiration listening to some of the musical maestros coming through town this month. From Dar Williams to DeVotchKa, check out our playlist for January.
Good riddance, 2016. Here are some guaranteed good ways to spend the last weekend of the year, from comedy extravaganzas to kung fu movie marathons to a last-chance visit to the Portland Art Museum's Andy Warhol blowout.
Arts Editor Fiona McCann seeks her cultural hits in high and low places: she’s as likely to be found at a symphony concert as in a mosh pit, at a ballet performance as in a comics store. She’s joined by Rebecca Jacobson, who loves seeking out offbeat, vibrant, and fun cultural goings-on—think 24–hour theater performances, ghost-obsessed YouTube stars, and historic movie houses—in Portland and beyond.Contact Fiona / Contact Rebecca
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