Dr. Octagon is back

Rapper. Orthopedic surgeon. Gynecologist. Resident of planet Jupiter. 1990s rap and hip-hop fans know who this is without introduction. Dr. Octagon returned back to...

Events calendar: April 17–23

April 14–21 Design Design Week Portland All over Portland Prices vary, mostly all ages If you’ve ever wondered where the action is in the design community in Portland, it...

Get ready for Portland’s Soul’d Out Festival

Portland’s annual Soul’d Out Music Festival is back this week with dozens of legendary performers include Erykah Badu, De La Soul, Wyclef Jean, and...

Electronic music is still music

“Well, that’s not real music,” my friend would say as he switched out of my deadmau5 playlist on Spotify to put on some classic...

Viking sports snapshot

Viking highlights for the week of April 2–8, 2018. Women’s Golf Monday and Tuesday, April 2–3 Portland State @ Wyoming Score: 10 out of 20 teams PSU placed 14th...

Chapo Trap House visits Portland

The leftist political comedy podcast Chapo Trap House made two appearances at Holocene on Sunday, April 1. Hosts Matt Christman, Felix Biederman, Virgil Texas,...

DJ Salinger: Spring, rain and poetry

DJ Salinger Weekly Playlist: April 9–16 It’s officially April, but it may as well be October all over again. If you don’t drown or freeze...

Events Calendar April 10-16

Tues., April 10 My Boyfriend is a Bear Art Exhibit Sequential Art Gallery + Studio, 2 p.m. 328 NW Broadway, Apt. 113 Portland Artist Cat Farris celebrates the...

The timeless tastelessness of Female Trouble

“Who wants to die for art?” Dawn Davenport (Divine) screams before shooting a willful volunteer to death in a packed nightclub theater. She’s just...

Nice girls don’t wear cha-cha heels

If you’re familiar with John Waters’ movies, you’re either a huge fan or are generally baffled by his continued popularity in the underground film...

Viking Sports Snapshot March 11-18

Softball: Friday, March 16 Portland State vs Bryant University Score: 6-1 (W) PSU Vikings Alyssa Burk and Ashley Doyle turned heads playing against the Bryant Bulldogs. Burk threw...

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Suns’ Out, Baby!

On top of all the amazing concerts in Portland over the last week, the sun has been teasing and tempting us to run outside....

Millennial Scapegoating

Opinion

Millennial Scapegoating

“Two-thirds of American millennials surveyed in a recent poll cannot identify what Auschwitz is,” stated an article published by The Washington Post on April...