Trash Humpers by Harmony Korine

Friday, September 10th, 2010

“Riveting beyond all rationality” Variety “Drawing inspiration from underground videos and urban legends, Harmony Korine builds an increasingly troubling atmosphere of decay and deviance.” New York Times “Part avant-garde nightmare, part anti-nature documentary, and part satire of our YouTube-era voyeurism toward the unnerving looniness of others.” LA Times

Noah and Nathan Rice, a short film and some Brian Eno

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

At this First Thursday event in Portland, Or, held at the studio of I came across this film by the artists Noah and Nathan Rice. The film was shown as part of their art opening “Doubts About My Faith in the Color of Emeralds” and was done in collaboration with Rory Magnus and Ben [...]

Totally Spoked with Andy Jenkins, Mike Giant and More

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

The image above is a screen grab from Andy Jenkins web site. Even if I didn’t know Andy, and I’d just surfed on over to this site, I would have stopped dead in my tracks simply because of the look and feel of the home page and also because of the wonderful crop of cultural [...]

#PDXNOTPOP Opening First Thursday June 3rd PNCA 1241 NW Johnson PDX

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

From the Dave Roos PDXNOTPOP site: I’m Dave Roos. This page, and the network around it is my PNCA senior thesis project. More importantly, it’s my attempt to provide a place where the music I love can become a little easier to find. On the surface, #pdxnotpop is intended to be a way to find [...]

Liz Haley – Same Sphere: never meeting – opening Reception 1st Friday

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Liz Haley SAME SPHERE: never meeting 1st Friday Reception: May 7th, 6-9pm Friday May 7th through Friday May 28th, 2010 Pushdot Gallery Portland Map Perhaps now, comfort is in the privacy of your own virtual identity. In a time where life is performed in front of a camera broadcasting the minute details of daily personal [...]

Roxy Music Valuable and Timeless

Saturday, December 12th, 2009

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Talk Talk Valuable and Timeless

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

In discussions I’ve had with different friends about the essay, talk has always turned to my point about musicians creating something “valuable and timeless.” Here’s the actual line – “… a few examples of musicians currently providing what I feel is valuable and timeless work; I consider valuable and timeless as ‘worth spending time in [...]