From folk rock to future hip hop, here are the albums we loved in 2017 (with listening links!).
The New Orleans-born artist calls his work "stretch music" rather than jazz, but his ability to draw together disparate musical traditions connects him to one of jazz's greatest players, Miles Davis.
Ready for some flavor-crazed snacking and sipping? The Pok Pok restaurant team's latest cookbook explores a subset of Thai cooking called "drinking food," largely unknown in the United States.
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Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Childish Gambino, Brian Eno and more are up for the golden gramophone ahead of the Jan. 28, 2018 ceremony in New York.
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Photographer Andrew Holman was drawn to the Northwest by the prospect of connecting with the outdoors. His passion for capturing stunning landscapes inspired a passion for climbing.
Why is cider the fastest-growing segment in the American drinks industry? What's the deal with professional beverage tasting? Craft beverage producers are constantly being solicited for donations. How do micro-businesses handle the squeeze without appearing stingy?
After Goat Yoga rose to internet fame, its Oregon founder has tried to turn the viral sensation into a sustainable business.
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Images captured by photographer Minor White in the late 1930s are the only remaining connection to the ornately decorated cast-iron buildings that once lined the streets of Portland.
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Portland chocolatier Sebastian Cisneros uses chocolate to stay connected to his Edcuadorian culture
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The director, administrator and advocate built assets for Portland Center Stage, and stoked discussions on public funding.
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With the late soul artist's birthday this week — Nov. 5 — we revisit his passionate 2011 performance in the OPB studio, playing from the debut album he released at age 63.
Transforming onion skins into powder reduces food waste and imparts depth of flavor to cheese biscuits from Portlander Sarah Marshall's new canning and preserving cookbook.
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Microplastics are extremely small pieces of debris broken down from larger waste in the ocean, coming in a variety of colors and often mistaken for sea glass.