HIGH SPIRITS

A Portland Cocktail Week Primer

You don't have to be a professional barkeep to enjoy the offerings from this year's mixology festival.

10/15/2013 By Nathan Tucker

DESIGN WEEK: EVENTS

ESC Collective Takes Design Off The Grid

The Portland upstart gives us the tools to survive the apocalypse—or to just camp at a festival in style.

10/14/2013 By Nathan Tucker

CONCERTS

Review: Ben Darwish's "The Lonely Night"

The versatile composer brings his new multimedia project to the IFCC, but the music is good enough to stand on its own. Thru Oct 13

10/12/2013 By Nathan Tucker

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend, Oct 10-13

Timbers vs. Sounders, Bonnie Raitt, Zombie Apocalypse Run, and a world-class choreographer named Nacho. This weekend makes our heads spin.

10/10/2013 By Portland Monthly Staff Edited by Nathan Tucker

CONCERTS

Tickets on Sale Friday for Pixies Show at the Schnitzer on Feb 19

The legendary early 90's indie rockers continue their decade-long victory lap with a new string of US dates. Get your tickets for the Portland date on Friday.

10/09/2013 By Nathan Tucker

TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Sydney Dance Company

White Bird brings brings the athletic, pulsating production of Australia's premiere company to the Schnitz on Oct 23. We’ve got two tickets to give away.

10/09/2013 By Nathan Tucker

BEER BULLETIN

Fall Seasonal Beers: the Good, the Bad, and the Pumpkin

To make your trip to the beer aisle easier, we tried way too many of the fall seasonal brews from some of our favorite Northwest breweries.

10/08/2013 By Nathan Tucker

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Oct 3–6

First Thursday, Wordstock, Samurai's at the art museum, Steve Martin, and the Pet Shop Boys makes the weekend too much to handle.

10/03/2013 Edited by Aaron Scott and Nathan Tucker By Portland Monthly Staff

BEER BULLETIN

Dispatches from the Hood River Hop Fest

The festival showcased the variety and range of freshly hopped beers, many of which are worth seeking out around town.

10/01/2013 By Nathan Tucker

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

Rip City Gets New Stadium Nosh

The Moda Center (née Rose Garden) adds Bunk, Sizzle Pie, Killer Burger, and Fire on the Mountain to its offerings of game-day grub

09/26/2013 By Nathan Tucker

TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Pet Shop Boys

The wildly successful UK pop duo bring their catchy brand of dance music to the Schnitz on Oct 4, and we've got two tickets to give away.

09/26/2013 By Nathan Tucker

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Sept 26-29

A granny takes on death, a theater producer takes on Mid-East militants, Kahane takes on Beethoven, and you take on the weekend.

09/25/2013 By Portland Monthly Staff Edited by Nathan Tucker

TBA 2013

TBA Review: Natasha Kmeto at the Works

Natasha Kmeto played both pop diva and DJ at the Works, winning converts from the edge of the dance floor, if not a full-throttle dance party itself.

09/22/2013 By Nathan Tucker

Time Based Art Festival 2013

TBA: Body/Head at the Works

Day 8: Kim Gordon's new band built a lot of tension, but it wasn't clear what they were building towards.

09/20/2013 By Nathan Tucker

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Sept 19-22

The National hits Edgefield, TBA barrels through the weekend, and Todd Barry banters with the audience in another September weekend of sizzling events.

09/19/2013 By Portland Monthly Staff Edited by Nathan Tucker

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Sea, Salt, and Tequila at Raven and Rose

On October 26, Raven & Rose will team with Jacobsen Salt Co. to celebrate seafood, salt, and a new single-barrel tequila personally selected by bar director Dave Shenaut.

09/18/2013 By Nathan Tucker

TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win Tickets to Steve Earle and the Dukes

The country-folk legend with the hard-living past plays the Aladdin on Oct 2. We've got two tickets to give away.

09/17/2013 By Nathan Tucker

MUSIC

Wrapping Up MusicfestNW

Our team of showgoers recaps the six-day, 150-plus-act, 16-venue sonic extravaganza. Plus, the best fest photos.

09/17/2013 By Jonathan Frochtzwajg, Marco España, and Nathan Tucker

Time-Based Art Festival 2013

TBA: Like a Villian at the Works

Day 4: Like a Villain’s Holland Andrews redefined what it means to be in complete command of one’s voice.

09/16/2013 By Nathan Tucker

Time-Based Art Festival 2013

TBA: Lola Arias

Day 2: An evocative, multimedia retelling of the Pinochet dictatorship through the performer's parents' lives. Thru Sunday, Sept 15.

09/14/2013 Photography by Nathan Tucker