Musical Notes: Matthew Heller
Mar11

Musical Notes: Matthew Heller

“Hey boys with your plastic love and your rubber bullets from your paper guns, aint nobody gonna make you feel famous tonight…” Folksinger/songwriter Matthew Heller’s self-titled breakthrough album brings together a wide variety of sounds and genres including folk, indie, and grunge. If you’re listening to this album for the first time, be sure to check out my favorite tracks, “Moon Below,”...

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Bridgetown Comedy Fest 2012

The shy chuckle, a deep belly laugh, laughing to the point of tears or even better – the laugh that is so powerful it renders your laugh silent. Laughing feels amazing and as we have all experienced it is one of the healthiest, organic, sustainable, feel-good-drugs out there today! The Bridgetown Comedy Fest is gearing up for it’s 5th year this April in Southeast Portland’s Hawthorne District. Todd Glass, Kevin...

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Do You Have Your Red Dress Yet?

Another first for me, this year I will be attending the Red Dress Party with this years theme being: REDemption….End Of Days The illustrious Red Dress fundraising event will take place April 14th at a NW Warehouse that will be transformed, undoubtedly, into a space that will mezmerize and beguile that it was merely a vacant warehouse days ago. The Red Dress Party is put on by Red Dress PDX, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization...

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“Bout” Time To See The Rose City Roller Derby Girls In Action!

With the 7th season under way, and sell outs occurring almost every night, it seems evident the Rose City Rollers have “jammed” their way into Portlanders hearts. I attended my very first “bout” and it was exciting and confusing but more importantly it made me want to attend another bout – soon! The Rose City Roller’s bouts take place in the hangar located in the back parking lot of Oaks Amusement...

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Derby – Check!

I did attend the Rose City Roller Derby and the Anti-Valentine’s Day Party with the Heartless Heathers and it was a fun filled night across the board. Next Up, the Pedi-Cab Distillery...

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Scenes from The Anti-Valentine’s Day Party

The Anti-Valentine’s Day party hosted by the Heartless Heathers, a Rose City Roller team, took place at the Watershed PDX after the Roller Derby on Saturday the 18th. It was a wickedly fun party and fundraiser for the team. Spanking Booth, Wheel of Misfortune ( which I did get strapped onto and those girls were relentless with the spins!!!), dancing to the beat of classics, a ring toss that made me blush, tarot card readings,...

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