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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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Someday Lounge 125 NW 5th Ave Portland, OR 97209

Nov 7: "If you haven't heard Jens Lekman yet, you're missing out on one of the true pop geniuses of the early 2000s."

From Aaron at Blackbird Presents (click the "read full" to get all descriptions, etc): 11•7•07 Someday Lounge Jens Lekman If you haven't heard Jens Lekman yet, you're missing out on one of the true pop geniuses of the early 2000s. 11•7•07 Someday Lounge Jens Lekman Throw Me the Statue hosted by Viktor Sjoberg (doors open […]

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

November 7-10: Blackbird Presents Three Great Shows at Someday Lounge and Holocene

From Aaron at Blackbird Presents (click the “read full” to get all descriptions, etc): 11•7•07 Someday Lounge Jens Lekman If you haven't heard Jens Lekman yet, you're missing out on one of the true pop geniuses of the early 2000s. 11•8•07 Holocene Dengue Fever Are you ready to fall in love with the B-52s of […]

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Icelandic group Mum

November 2, 3: Battles at Hawthorne Theatre & Ghostface Killah at Roseland; FREE MP3s

Earlier post from The Moose(pampelmoose.com): Nov 3: portland, some cool shows for this weekend and next… + FREE MP3s (Crystal Ballroom, Hawthorne Theater, Roseland) October 26th, 2007 — The Moose |  Mum celebrate Halloween, Icelandic-style A quick glance at the weekend's show calendar threw up a lot of choices. I also noticed that four bands playing […]

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Slabtown --Dan Melchior, Starantula, Starantula (

Reminder: November 2–Slabtown, "Portland's favorite over-the-top, under-your-bottom, dirty lovin' power rockers"

Nov 2: Slabtown —Dan Melchior, Starantula, Starantula October 24th, 2007 — Julian Chadwick |  From Mr. Sam Soule: 1033 NW 16th SlabtownBar DAN MELCHIOR UND DAS MENACE Long-standing Billy Childish/Holly Golightly Medway chum hits th states with his similar BITTER sound. Not to miss STARANTULA Record release show! Portland's favorite over-the-top, under-your-bottom, dirty lovin' power rockers. […]

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Holocene Portland Oregon 97214, KBOO Halloween Bash article from PDX PIPELINE

Reminder: Oct 31: Halloween @ Holocene —KBOO's Night of the Living Tongue hosts this year's Boo Bash

From earlier post: Oct 31: Holocene —KBOO's Night of the Living Tongue hosts this year's Boo Bash featuring a diverse array of Pacific Northwest musicians October 25th, 2007 — Julian Chadwick | From the People at KBOO: KBOO Community Radio's Boo Bash is hosted this year by the station's Night of the Living Tongue program and […]

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The Hive Halloween Party at Plan B

Oct 28: Make a Date With the Hive–a Goth-Industrial-Darkwave Dance Party at Plan B (contests, champagne, costumes)

From Dean of the Hive: HIVE HALLOWEEN !! Goth-Industrial-Darkwave DANCE PARTY !! COSTUME CONTEST !! FABULOUS CASH & GIFT PRIZES !! Hosted by the Insufferable Kevyn Douglas Hay of WRITTEN IN ASHES Make a date with Dj Blackout : Dj Darkhynd & OWEN   People have asked me 'what are you gonna' be for Halloween?', […]

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Reminder: Oct 29 SUICIDE WATCH: Halloween foreplay at the Someday Lounge with local songwriters, filmmakers and poets

From Earlier Post here: October 16th, 2007 — Julian Chadwick From Karen Page of Polly High Entertainment: PORTLAND, OR, October 29, 2007 — As the harvest moon sets in over Portland, and scenesters prepare for seasonal depression, a collective of performing artists calling themselves "Suicide Watch" invites you to embrace the darkness over a cocktail […]

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Icelandic group Mum

Oct 26- Nov 3: portland, some cool shows for this weekend and next… + FREE MP3s (Crystal Ballroom, Hawthorne Theater, Roseland)

Mum celebrate Halloween, Icelandic-style A quick glance at the weekend's show calendar threw up a lot of choices. I also noticed that four bands playing this weekend and next have been featured recently at the Moose. If you hear what you like below go check them out. Friday Oct 26th – Mum – Crystal Ballroom. […]

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Oct: 26 "Tonight is going to be a lesson in smash-nose dirt-kick partying"–Caves Album Release Party — Tonight at Rotture!

Sent over by our dear friend, Mr Simon Goetz (Mayor of Belmont) Tonight is going to be a lesson in smash-nose dirt-kick partying.  Portland dynamos Caves are throwing a huge release party for their album “Get On With It” and we expect to see several members of the crowd dry heaving lightning bolts. Cover is […]

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Holocene Portland Oregon 97214, KBOO Halloween Bash article from PDX PIPELINE

Oct 31: Holocene –KBOO's Night of the Living Tongue hosts this year's Boo Bash featuring a diverse array of Pacific Northwest musicians

From the People at KBOO: KBOO Community Radio's Boo Bash is hosted this year by the station's Night of the Living Tongue program and takes place on Halloween, October 31 at Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison Ave, Portland. Tickets are $7 with costume/ $12 without. Doors open at 8pm. The party is a fundraising event for […]

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Slabtown --Dan Melchior, Starantula, Starantula (

Nov 2: Slabtown –Dan Melchior, Starantula, Starantula

From Mr. Sam Soule: 1033 NW 16th SlabtownBar DAN MELCHIOR UND DAS MENACE Long-standing Billy Childish/Holly Golightly Medway chum hits th states with his similar BITTER sound. Not to miss STARANTULA Record release show! Portland's favorite over-the-top, under-your-bottom, dirty lovin' power rockers. Sensational THE LEADERS Primal-tech punk-wave rock 'n' roll masters. These guys are on […]

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Nov 18: Launch of MastanMusic label, party at Doug Fir: Tony Smiley, Silverhawk, and The Dry County Crooks

Just got this…good show and hey, free MP3s! MASTANMUSIC LAUNCHES LABEL, HOSTS LABEL SHOWCASE AND PARTY AT DOUG FIR LOUNGE; SHOW SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH Portland music veteran and MastanMusic label head, Jeremy Wilson will host a label launch party and showcase the MastanMusic Label line-up on one bill, November 18th at Doug Fir Lounge. Doors […]

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KATU:"unjustly lumping Pedophiles, Artists, Pot Smokers, Musicians, and Skinheads in the same bunch."

My friend over at Public Press emailed me about this… In an apparent attempt to cast aspersions on Portland's “Keep Portland Weird!” attitude, KATU is running a story that puts any fringe belief and behavior in the same bag, unjustly lumping Pedophiles, Artists, Pot Smokers, Musicians, and Skinheads in the same bunch….READ ON at PublicPress.org

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