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Lady Bug Mecca at Pala Lounge, Portland, Oregon

Reminder Nov 17: "(She) be to rap what key be to lock"—Lady Bug Mecca (Digable Planets), Freddy Fresh at Pala!

From earlier Post: Nov 17: "(She) be to rap what key be to lock"—Lady Bug Mecca (Digable Planets), Freddy Fresh at Pala! November 12, 2007 — Julian Chadwick  There was a brief period in my life (mid 88- mid 91) where I mostly shunned hip-hop and only listened to Suicidal Tendencies, Flaming Lips, Chainsaw Kittens, Fishbone, […]

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Nov 16: Special engagement reception tonight; Rabbit- artist, brigand, train hopper

From Chris Haberman: Who: Rabbit- artist, brigand, train hopper Where: Eastbank Commerce Center (1001 SE Water Ave., home of the clark-lewis restaurant) Time: 6-9 pm Some refreshments provided. Come see the photographs of Portland photographer (and avid train hopper) Rabbit, a local Alberta resident that takes pictures of trains (and the like) that he has traveled […]

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The Modern Age, Dragging an Ox through Water, 1825 SW Broadway, in Food For thought Cafe, located in the basement of Smith Memorial Student Union.

Nov 16: The Modern Age at Portland State University–"quite possibly be the best Portland band you've never heard of"

From Tony Superhero at KPSU: The Modern Age, featuring: Dragging an Ox through Water Please Step Out of the Vehcile Mattress Bodhi Nov. 16th, 2007 1825 SW Broadway, in Food For thought Cafe, located in the basement of Smith Memorial Student Union. $ 3-5, most of which goes to the bands (the rest goes to […]

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Basic Fix for Basic Rights Oregon, Holocene, SE Morrison, Portland, Oregon

Nov 15: "the most bawdy, raucous, and borderline lewd affair this side of the erotic ball" at Holocene

From Pasqual at Basic Right Oregon: November 15, 2007 Basic Fix for Basic Rights: A Benefit for Basic Rights Oregon! Join Basic Rights Oregon as they celebrate the successes of the past year with the most bawdy, raucous, and borderline lewd affair this side of the erotic ball. Portland's all queer girl troupe, the Rose […]

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Multnomah County Library Tapestry of Tales event, Portland Oregon

Nov 13: "read your most embarrassing high school journal entry out loud"

From earlier post from Steph at Multnomah County Library: Nov. 13-17: Acclaimed storytellers entertain all ages at November festival @ Multnomah County Library's Tapestry of Tales Storytelling Festival October 25th, 2007 — stephrmiller Discover the power of a good story! Experience the skill of professional storytellers and share your own story at Multnomah County Library's […]

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The Ace Hotel

Reminder Nov 12: Cityscope Hosts Portland's First Pecha Kucha Night At The Ace Hotel

Sent over from Drew @ Works Partnership Architecture (Worksarchitecture.net) CITYSCOPE HOSTS PORTLAND'S FIRST PECHA KUCHA NIGHT AT THE ACE HOTEL cityscope is an architectural and urban study idea lab sponsored by Works Partnership Architecture LLC. As a collaborative workgroup whose goal is to raise the standards of urban interventions, we seek to mediate the academic […]

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Someday Lounge 125 NW 5th Ave Portland, OR 97209

Nov 12: Pints For PICA at Someday Lounge featuring Full Sail, Weinland, and DJ Bunny Ears

From PICA Get tipsy for a good cause. Drink a Pint of Full Sail and 100% of the proceeds will benefit PICA's artistic programming. Featuring Portland band WEINLAND and DJ Bunny Ears. The Oregonian calls WEINLAND, “carefully composed, understated folk-rock, simple and powerful.” Event generously sponsored by Full Sail Brewing and Someday Lounge. Someday Lounge […]

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Deep Water Bohemian Walking Tour of Portland, Oregon

Nov 11: Free Bohemian Walking Tour of Downtown Portland–"Deep Water"

Here is information from these guys (sounds like an interesting Sunday): Bohemian storytelling tours offers a radically unique walking tour of downtown Portland that is best described as site-specific street theater. Tour groups will be treated to theatrical and musical performance, poetry, and local history, and will be invited to actively participate. Now touring: Deep […]

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Girl4Girl at Wonder Ballroom, Portland, Oregon

Nov 10: Wonder Ballroom–MTV Casting Call–Girl4GIRL Portland presents "ALL HAIL THE QUEEN & KINGS!"

From Girl4Girl: Wonder Ballroom, THIS SATURDAY (128 NE Russell Street) Doors at 9pm / 21+ Girl4GIRL Portland presents “ALL HAIL THE QUEEN & KINGS!” MC Queen Lucky (Seattle) in da house and drag king performances taking over the stage. LIVE Nationally recognized King Performances by Bruce the Drag King, Johnny-O and The Boys Next Door! […]

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Malpractice at Fez ballroom, Portland, Oregon

Nov 10: Fez Ballroom–"No cover however if you work at a hospital or have a job that deals with anything related to that!"

From Corrosion records (and, yeah, that picture is NFW and rather disturbing): Shadowplay Presents: Malpractice (A Medical Disaster Themed Party) with Djs Carrion & Horrid (Upstairs) Moniker & Paradox (Downstairs) And a special medical themed performance from Prozac N Peaches Sat Nov 10th Doors at 10:00pm – 21 & Over $4.00 Cover(if dressed to the […]

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Someday Lounge 125 NW 5th Ave Portland, OR 97209

Nov 10: Black Dice, "noise rock/experimental band based" in Brooklyn, New York at Someday Lounge

From Aaron at Blackbird Presents (click the "read full" to get all descriptions, etc): 11•10•07 Someday Lounge Black Dice Black Dice is a noise rock/experimental band based in Brooklyn, New York, USA. 11•10•07 Someday Lounge Black Dice Phantom Jams Little Claw (21 & Over) tickets available at brownpapertickets.com Blackbird Presents… Black Dice is a noise […]

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The Ace Hotel

Nov 12: Cityscope Hosts Portland's First Pecha Kucha Night At The Ace Hotel

Sent over from Drew @ Works Partnership Architecture (Worksarchitecture.net) CITYSCOPE HOSTS PORTLAND'S FIRST PECHA KUCHA NIGHT AT THE ACE HOTEL cityscope is an architectural and urban study idea lab sponsored by Works Partnership Architecture LLC. As a collaborative workgroup whose goal is to raise the standards of urban interventions, we seek to mediate the academic […]

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3352 SE Belmont St, Portland, Oregon, 97214 -- Stumptown Annex

Nov 9-11: 2007 North West Regional Barista Competition

This is in Seattle (SeattlePipeline is a coming), not Portland, but Stumptown and other baristas or Oregon will be reprezent-zent-zenting! From NWRBC.com: The Specialty Coffee Association of America presents the 2007 North West Regional Barista Competition hosted by Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Company, November 9-11 at Coffee Fest Seattle. Premier baristas throughout Washington, Oregon, […]

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Deadline Nov 9: accepting submissions for the AudioCinema Portland Independent Film Night

From AudioCinema (Sean and Heather)…not much time left as they are contributors so I thought they were going to put this up…just realized neither of us had and deadline is quickly approaching. AUDIOCINEMA PRESENTS PORTLAND INDEPENDENT FILM NIGHT. We are now accepting submissions for the AudioCinema Portland Independent Film Night. This will be a night […]

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1001 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR, 97214- Holocene

Nov 8: "Are you ready to fall in love with the B-52s of Cambodian pop?" at Holocene

From Aaron at Blackbird Presents (click the "read full" to get all descriptions, etc): 11•8•07 Holocene Dengue Fever Are you ready to fall in love with the B-52s of Cambodian pop? 11•8•07 Holocene Dengue Fever Rupa and the April Fishes Puff Puff Give (a.k.a. Atole) Anjali & The Incredible Kid (21 & Over) $8.00 advance, […]

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heather art show 97227, Amalee Boutique, Beech, Cocktails, Gretchen Jones, Mississippi Socials, art, events, fashion, mississippi, portland, oregon

Reminder Nov 8: "evenings full of fine fashion, cocktails and Art at our 2nd Thursday Mississippi Socials"

From earlier post: Nov 8: "evenings full of fine fashion, cocktails and Art at our 2′nd Thursday Mississippi Socials" November 4th, 2007 — Julian Chadwick | From Portland artist/fashion designer Gretchen Jones: Amalee proudly announces evenings full of fine fashion, cocktails and Art at our 2′nd Thursday Mississippi Socials. Hosting our second Art opening November 8′th, […]

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