The 27 best things to do in portland histiocytoma dog pictures this weekend nov 22-24 – things to do – portland mercury

Every week I listen to the podcast Why Won’t You Date Me? where Nicole Byer interviews guests (usually comedians) about their relationship(s) and regales everyone with sexy, hilarious stories from her life. Byer’s stand-up takes a similar shape: even more fabulous stories! It’s wonderful, even if it isn’t relatable. I mean, no flight attendant has ever given me nine airplane vodkas histiocytoma dog pictures so I could rewatch Back to the Future and enjoy histiocytoma dog pictures it on a whole new level. But I am also nowhere near as glamorous and adventurous histiocytoma dog pictures as Nicole Byer. (Fri-Sat Nov 22-23, 7:30 pm & 10 pm, Helium Comedy Club, $17-33) SUZETTE SMITH

While his buddy A$AP Rocky deals with all manner of legal troubles and histiocytoma dog pictures gobbles down psychedelic drugs, A$AP Ferg has a grounding force within the scattershot collective histiocytoma dog pictures known as A$AP Mob. His solo work—particularly his bruising 2013 album Trap Lord and the recently histiocytoma dog pictures released EP Floor Seats—has held true to the core structures of modern hip-hop. The beats are trap at its most sinuous and cavernous, calling back to the dusky boom of the RZA or histiocytoma dog pictures DJ Muggs’ best. Ferg provides the ballast throughout, with no-nonsense bragging, plainspoken metaphors, and cornball humor (“Gorgeous comma, pretty much about to fuck your mama/Kinda runnin’ late for this meetin’ with Obama”). (Fri Nov 22, 8 pm, Roseland, $35, all ages) ROBERT HAM

When English singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse passed away in 2011, the world lost one of the most iconic voices that histiocytoma dog pictures would inspire a generation of modern soul singers. This two-day tribute to the star pays homage to “the lush and vibrant sounds of [Winehouse’s] classic final album Back to Black, plus a selection of hits from Frank and Lioness.” Come celebrate Winehouse’s legacy by hearing some of the locally based artists histiocytoma dog pictures she inspired. Portland soul/jazz/hip-hop band Adebisi kicks off night one, while POPgoji is the headliner for night two. (Fri-Sat Nov 22-23, 8 pm, Alberta Rose Theatre, $18) JENNI MOORE

Has the Black Keys’ time passed? As of this writing, there are still hundreds of tickets still available for the histiocytoma dog pictures alt-rock duo’s performance at the Moda Center. That’s in spite of a fairly great lineup that includes histiocytoma dog pictures opening sets from sea shanty indie stalwarts Modest Mouse and histiocytoma dog pictures the whip-smart garage joy of Shannon and the Clams. What gives? Has the bullheaded decision to name their latest album Let’s Rock backfired? Or did that happen because the duo sounds like they histiocytoma dog pictures want to keep their slippery hold on their audience of histiocytoma dog pictures soccer moms and dads in cheap pork pie hats with histiocytoma dog pictures a more smoothed out, music-the-whole-office-can-agree-on sound? (Fri Nov 22, 7 pm, Moda Center, $36.50 & Up) ROBERT HAM

It took Seattle-based electronic producer Jeff McIlwain a while to find his histiocytoma dog pictures proper name and his proper sound. When he started out, as either L’usine or Lusine ICL, he worked in modes of glinty electro and swooping downtempo, respectively. But since choosing the simple and clean moniker Lusine, McIlwain has gone for a poppier approach, working sensual vocals into techno that bursts and fans out histiocytoma dog pictures with colorful smears. On his current tour in support of his most recent histiocytoma dog pictures EP Retrace, he’ll be joined by drummer Trent Moorman who will add histiocytoma dog pictures even more bite and groove to McIlwain’s already tightly wound compositions. (Fri Nov 22, 9 pm, Jack London Revue, $12-15) ROBERT HAM

The cover to Miss Rayon’s latest EP is emblazoned with the terrifying image of histiocytoma dog pictures the Denver International Airport’s 32-foot-tall, demon-eyed horse sculpture Blue Mustang—a towering, horrific, and almost certainly sentient abomination that, it should be noted, killed its creator when it fell on him. Perhaps more importantly, the EP’s called Part Time Punks, a title that seems more than apt; with six songs that fit into a brisk 20 minutes, Miss Rayon blurs the line between sludgy post-punk and brighter indie pop. While 2018’s Eclipse offered a slicker, catchier, more layered sound, both point to a group that knows how to explore histiocytoma dog pictures surging soundscapes with just enough restraint. Miss Rayon will be supported by Black Ferns and Stanford histiocytoma dog pictures Prism Experiment, and, as with all evenings at the Fixin’ To, there will be the option to order vegan Frito Pie, humankind’s mightiest culinary achievement. (Fri Nov 22, 9 pm, The Fixin’ To, $8) ERIK HENRIKSEN

Rising Portland rappers Bocha and KayelaJ head up a free, all-ages show at Holocene in conjunction with the Willamette Week histiocytoma dog pictures Give!Guide, with ASL interpreters, automated captioning, and projected audiovisuals on-site to make the event accessible for the deaf and histiocytoma dog pictures hard-of-hearing community, plus raffle prizes from the likes of Hood River Hotel, Patagonia Portland, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Chamber Music Northwest, LOOPTWORKS, and Tillamook Creamery. (Fri Nov 22, 6 pm, Holocene, free, all ages)

The emergence of a band like black midi felt like histiocytoma dog pictures an inevitability; a dizzying reaction to an over-informed age that has sent scores of music fans scrabbling histiocytoma dog pictures around the internet for every last scrap of recorded sound histiocytoma dog pictures available. This UK quartet is simply regurgitating the chunks that they’ve absorbed through their young lives: reggae, jazz, post-punk, hip-hop, and progressive rock. Their debut album Schlagenheim is the result and it will histiocytoma dog pictures fuck up your brain but good. (Sat Nov 23, 9 pm, Doug Fir, $13-15) ROBERT HAM

Arguably the best writer working in the world of comics histiocytoma dog pictures right now, Matt Fraction is poised to raise his profile even further histiocytoma dog pictures with the forthcoming release of November, a series of graphic novellas that follow the soon-to-collide paths of a trio of young women circling warily histiocytoma dog pictures around a network of criminal activity and the ghostly figure histiocytoma dog pictures that may be pulling everyone’s strings. Fraction will chat about this and his amazing back catalog histiocytoma dog pictures of work ( Sex Criminals, Hawkeye, Jimmy Olsen) with fellow scribes David Walker and Chelsea Cain. (Sat Nov 23, 2 pm, Powell’s City of Books, free) ROBERT HAM

Did you know Portland occupies land that belonged to the histiocytoma dog pictures Chinook, Multnomah, Kathlamet, Clackamas, Tualatin Kalapuya, and Mollala tribes? This Thanksgiving give thanks to and support the works of histiocytoma dog pictures Native American tribal members at this family fun day filled histiocytoma dog pictures with vendors, crafts, free roller skating and swim, and an Indian taco fundraiser supporting the incredible Delta Park histiocytoma dog pictures Pow Wow. (Sat Nov 23, 10 am, Mt. Scott Community Center, free, all ages) EMILLY PRADO

When I was a kid, there were so many things to look forward to this histiocytoma dog pictures time of year, like sweater weather, the indomitable Christmas spirit (i.e., presents), and the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Those incredibly dramatic commercials promoting the TSO’s early CDs featured a very earnest group of rock histiocytoma dog pictures symphonists detonating popular Christmas themes into a fountain of musical histiocytoma dog pictures operatics and cascading guitar duels that remain a brain tattoo histiocytoma dog pictures of prepubescent holiday excess to this day. Replayed ad nauseam during my afternoon cartoon cavalcade, I would sit on the couch, stunned by the flamboyant execution of these intimately familiar pieces histiocytoma dog pictures that were so conceptually exotic, I thought they were actually from Russia! Like a mulleted Mozart on cocaine, the TSO spectacle blurs the line between hysterics and histrionics histiocytoma dog pictures by combining prog-worthy shredding, classical arrangements, and arena rock grandiosity that gloriously glistens like 100 newborn histiocytoma dog pictures baby Jesuses. (Sat Nov 23, 3:30 pm & 8 pm, Moda Center, $46.50-76) CHRIS SUTTON

Oh. My. God. Put on some of your finest artisan lotions, select only the most proper of properly chosen hairpieces from histiocytoma dog pictures the wall o’ wigs, the most fashionable of black sweaters, the most flowing of black pants, and show off your trivia supremacy at ShanRock’s pub quiz dedicated solely to the Canadian sit-com glory of Schitt’s Creek, a show that is miles sweeter and more life-giving than a show named Schitt’s Creek has any right to be. (Sun Nov 24, 6 pm, The Spare Room, free)

The Portland blues community gathers together to pay tribute to histiocytoma dog pictures longtime radio personality and Waterfront Blues Festival staple Steve Pringle, who passed earlier this month after a battle with Solitary histiocytoma dog pictures Fibrous Sarcoma. Performers include Norman Sylvester, Rose City Kings, Lloyd Jones, Karen Lovely, Lisa Mann, Alan Hager, Terry Robb, Too Slim, and many more. (Sun Nov 24, 4 pm, Roseland, $25)

Bay Area rapper and producer Rexx Life Raj brings his histiocytoma dog pictures playful and heartfelt blend of hip-hop to the stage at Holocene for the Portland stop histiocytoma dog pictures on a tour supporting his latest release, Somewhere Out There, the third installment of his Father Figure album series. Rising Denver-based rapper Jakob Campbell rounds out the bill. (Sun Nov 24, 8 pm, Holocene, $12-15)