5 of Portland’s best LGBTQ releases.
Editor-in-Chief Alley Hector’s totally biased recommendations for the best stuff to do this weekend. All Weekend Latino Gay Pride Thursday Transit - Trans dance party at the Local Lounge. Joystick - Gayming at Ground Kontrol. Friday HomoDeluxe – Patio vibin’. Have a Heart On – Sexy Xmas in July. Lumbertwink - Keep Portland beard. BMP/GRND – 90s style [...]
Ambitious but likeable and down to earth, Samuel Thomas embodies the Portland music geek perfectly. And he has been in a couple noise bands. But Thomas is more of a behind the scenes guy, spearheading the Portland Free Music Project, which aims to wikify the entirety of Portland’s musical history, and Genderf***ing Takeover, a party [...]
Soulful female led indie-pop band, The Royalty, has a retro influence ranging from the 1960′s rock and roll to 1970′s soul music, in the vein of Adele and Sleigh Bells. With an openly gay band member who is also a news anchor the quartet is as interesting personally as they are musically. The Royalty signed [...]
Bodies, Identities, and Alternative Economies is a weekend of multi-disciplinary art and conversation that takes the work of Bay Area choreographer Keith Hennessy as a starting point and expands out in freewheeling, open discourse. It’s an update on the ancient sense of symposium for a pluralist culture. It welcomes all comers. It shifts away from the individual and embraces [...]