Archive | January, 2009

Portland Skyline

Portland Weekend: Art, Music, Film, Chocolate, Beer, Dance | January 29-February 1

No rain or snow this weekend in Portland to keep you in, and Leigh just sent over the party email. There are 70+ events, shows, etc happening starting tonight. If you want to get this weekly email of Portland Parties  (You Should.), email him at [email protected] and tell him Pipeline sent ya. Plus, Follow PDXPipeline […]

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Dandy Warhol action at the Portland Music Awards

Reminder: Portland Music Awards | January 29 | Crystal Ballroom

[Dandy Warhol action from 2008 Portland Music Awards. Photo by The Mixtress] The Portland Music Awards are coming up in tomorrow. Pipeline will be at there “tweeting” live pictures, observations and awards winners. So, follow us on twitter for up for coverage (we GIVE AWAY PRIZES) -a couple tweets about the drink, music, food […]

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Massive III: Music, Dancing, Black Jack, Giveaways | January 31

[youtube=] Massive II , a fashion affair to benefit the Oregon Food Bank. December 6, 2008 Leigh Feldman, from the Portland Party email,  is having another one of his massive events this weekend…called Massive…III. There are a lot of great giveaways, black jack, and Pipeline is a sponsor–MEANING you should go. Plus, if you arrive […]

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Portland International Film Festival (PIFF)

Portland International Film Festival (PIFF) Screens Oscar Nominees

As most of you know, the Oscar nominees were announced yesterday including Gus Van Sant's Milk. The Portland International Film Festival kicks off early next month, and will be screening several nominees. From Jessica/NW Film: The 32nd Portland International Film Festival Screens Oscar Nominees The 32nd Portland International Film Festival (PIFF) will provide Portland audiences […]

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Milk movie Premier, Arlene Schnitzer, Portland, Oregon

Oscars: Milk is nominated For 8 awards Including Best Actor for Sean Penn

AND including Best Director for Portland local, Gus Van Sant Back in November, Pipeline attended the premier of Milk at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. It was a simpler time then. Snowpocalypse was a laughable thought, Oregon's unemployment rate was under 9%, and controversy-free Portland Mayor-elect Sam Adams talked about things more important than who […]

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Hush Records

The Craft of HUSH Records

BY Nash Young The Decemberists’ first album is on HUSH. Chad Crouch, purveyor of the record label, says, “I’m really interested in how technology dovetails with the music industry. I started, kinda, at the very beginning of the digital revolution, and by that I mean, we started with a CD burner before people really knew […]

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Portland Inaguration Parties

Portland Oregon Inauguration Events and Parties | January 20

Barfly doesn't often send out emails, but when they do…good stuff.  Links will take you to the Barfly information and reviews on the bars. From Jen Lane of Barfly Fame: Dearest Darlings: Happy Best! Day! Ever! Here's a round-up of Portland Inauguration Day festivities for your political partying pleasure. SHAMELESS SELF-PROMOTION ALERT! DJ Meee-owww @ […]

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Brody Theater, Portland, Oregon

The Brody Theater Opens on Broadway

BY Nash Young “Please make mistakes,” Brad Fortier, comedian and educational director at The Brody Theater explains, “they’re essential to this art, because a lot of those mistakes can become very brilliant comedy if we utilize rather than minimize the mistakes.” Fortier talks casually with students, “Improv training really opens a different way of being […]

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Mercury Reporter Sarah Mirk covers: Guantanamo guard and prisoners on a speaking tour in the UK

Mercury Reporter Sarah Mirk covers: Guantanamo guard and prisoners on a speaking tour in the UK

[Edit: Sarah Mirk is a freelancer with the Mercury. In case the word "reporter" implies she's on staff.] Mercury reporter Sarah Mirk is on the road covering a story and she just put her blog online: Guantanamo Voices Guantanamo Voices is a blog tracking former Guantanamo Bay guard Chris Arendt and two former Guantanamo detainees, […]

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