With Maya Rudolph’s Prince tribute act coming to town, Portland’s veteran Purple Rain Man offers the SNL alum some advice.
Everyone wants to be Prince. But some are better at it than others—even Prince isn’t that great at being Prince anymore.
Maya Rudolph is the latest to try stepping into those formidable platforms
Kewaunee Lapseritis, presenter at this weekend’s McMenamins UFO Festival, explains the connection between bigfeet and flying saucers.
WW: Can you tell me about your first encounter with Sasquatch and the Star People?
Kewaunee Lapseritis: Back in
September of 1979, I was on Native American property. I had an
encounter; a Sasquat
Eight chilling tales to share as genre authors descend on Portland for the World Horror Convention.
It’s a rainy night. You’re trying to turn left off Burnside and find that you cannot. You’re
forced to ascend into the West Hills, where you’re finally able to turn
around, in the driveway
Normcore Made Portland the Center of the Fashion Universe.
Not so long ago, Portland was a J.C. Penney in the grand
plaza of high fashion, a place where mustachioed lumberjacks and yoga
moms were the most stylish people in town. The city’s tiny cabal of
Which Portland bar...
View SurveyGO: If you’re looking for trivia at bars instead of bar trivia, we recommend the following nights: Shanrock (rotating theme nights), EastBurn, 1800 E Burnside St.,
As Portland’s living room celebrates 30 years, an underemployed writer tests its livability.
Melting into the thick cushion of my light-blue butterfly chair, I pick up a copy of The New Yorker
from my mahogany TV tray. The dense, dry articles are a welcome
companion on this lazy afternoon
Address: 237 SW Naito Parkway
Known as: Downtown’s first and oldest commercial brick building.
Year built: 1857
Architect: Absalom B. Hallock, who was Portland’s
For 24 hours beginning at 10 am this
Saturday, amateur librarians at the Independent Publishing Resource
Center will play Indiana Jones.
not quite as exciting as it sounds. There will b