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Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 12:59 PM

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I don't know who did this poster, so hit us up in the comments if you know. I'm a sucker for anything that looks like that one handsome stoner artist kid drew it in algebra class.

Shoot me an email with recommendations for next week's Poster of the Week!

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Dec 24, 2014 at 12:59 PM

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This year's Art of Musical Maintenance poster is by Jay Ryan. Nice, right? I love the music poster show the Goodfoot (2845 SE Stark) puts on every year. It's the 11th annual outing and this time there are more than 300 posters and 40 different artists covering every square inch of the bar's walls. All items are for sale, so it's a great spot to pick up a last-minute gift. Show runs through January 27.

Hit the jump for a few of my favorites.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Thu, Nov 13, 2014 at 2:59 PM

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It's like Wendy's driving right toward me, man. This week's Poster of the Week winner is by Tiny Little Hammers. Send me your suggestions for next week, whydontcha?

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 12:29 PM

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This poster for the upcoming Mudhoney show is by Weird Beard 72, and it's a brutish beauty, clean and strong. Is that mist coming out of the big guy's mouth—the mist is in the gorilla? The things you learn.

Send me suggestions for next week!

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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 2:44 PM

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Put the Bride on a poster and I will automatically deem it Poster of the Week. That's how it goes when you put me in charge of such matters. This pretty poster by Zoltron advertises his own poster art show at the People's Art of Portland. It's up through November 9 at their gallery space in the Pioneer Place Mall.

Taking suggestions for next week's Poster of the Week. Email.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 2:29 PM

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Heyyyyyyyy! This metal cutie is by Zack Soto, who you may remember from his 15 minutes of Poster of the Week fame when he did the Black Lodge Burlesque poster (which still hangs on my wall in a place of honor). It was a close race this week between the above wonder and this Sons of Huns poster by Justin Hampton for tonight's big show at Devils Point. I guess I'm just a sucker for a scantily clad metal babe this week.

Send me your posters!

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jul 23, 2014 at 2:29 PM

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Furturtle has a pretty steady gig doing posters for the annual Pickathon fest, and you can see why, with their complementary aesthetic.

Have a recommendation for next week? Email me!

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jul 9, 2014 at 3:59 PM

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Well, ain't this a cutie. Katy Ellis O'Brien created this for the upcoming Portland Zine Symposium.

Have a flyer or whatnot you want to recommend for next week? Do it!

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Thu, Jul 3, 2014 at 12:29 PM

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Barry Blankenship made this kick-buck poster for Ian Karmel's headlining show this weekend. Ain't it sweet?

Wanna recommend something for next week, hit me up!

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 3:44 PM

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This King Buzzo poster by John Howard is pretty sweet, no? It shall henceforth be crowned Poster of the Week.

I'd love to see your recommendations for next week's pick. Send 'em my way.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jun 4, 2014 at 3:57 PM

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This poster's brought to you by Matt Demarest of Plushpop. Go check out his other stuff—there are some nice ones. And if you have a sec, send me some recommendations for next week.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, May 28, 2014 at 4:55 PM

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This lovely poster is by Allyson Haller (nope, not Allison Hallet; must be a doppleganger). This Portland gal does beautiful work (check out this and this and this). I might've picked this illustration instead for Banana Stand Media's secret series of shows at Double Dragon, but that's just me.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Poster(s) of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, May 21, 2014 at 2:44 PM

It's my favorite poster weekend of the year... Sasquatch! time! Every year, they have a gallery of music posters for the festival's lineup. Every year, the posters are amazeballs. Here's my favorites for this year. Peep the whole gallery over here.

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  • Ellis Latham-Brown

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  • Nat Damm

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  • Christopher Martin, AKA Boss Not Boss

A couple more after the jump.

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, May 7, 2014 at 2:29 PM

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Well, it's a fact. The St. Johns Bizarre will win Poster of the Week every year, the way they roll. This year's edition is by Big Friend, and it's lovely as get-out.

Email me with suggestions for next week.

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Apr 30, 2014 at 3:59 PM

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I'm a fan of Brenna Sheridan's work at Last Broadcast Design. Like this pretty li'l number.

Have a poster to recommend for next week? Please do!

Friday, April 25, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Fri, Apr 25, 2014 at 12:28 PM

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I'm a sucker for an alien getting punched in its slurmhole. And even more of a sucker for possibly winning a pinball machine at the Portland Pinbrawl. Here are details about the amazing-sounding pinball tournament at Ground Kontrol on Sunday.

Have a recommendation for next week's Poster of the Week. You can bet your sweet bippy I want to hear all about it.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 3:59 PM

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This poster by Jeff Francoeur is hog-wild awesome! Send me your recommendations for next week.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Thu, Apr 3, 2014 at 2:29 PM

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This pretty little thing by Jamila Clarke wins Poster of the Week. Wanna make a recommendation for next week? Have at it.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Mar 19, 2014 at 5:03 PM

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This beauty by Heather McLaughlin is this week's winner. She will be selling copies at the show at Slabtown.

Do you have a recommendation for next week? Chuck it my way.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 3:59 PM

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Designed by DJ Aurora, this smart flyer for tomorrow's podcast panel is a beaut.

Per the youzj, feel free to send me poster recommendations for next week.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 2:29 PM

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This is a nice l'il flyer for tomorrow's Mother Falcon show at Mississippi Studios. Hit me up with recommendations for next week (also if you know the designer of this poster).

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Feb 5, 2014 at 4:44 PM

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This rockin' poster is by DJ Ronin Roc (AKA Kevin Wright) for his upcoming J Dilla tribute night.

Send me recommendations for next week's poster!

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 4:14 PM

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Check out this poster by Tiny Little Hammers. Pretty sweet, eh? If you have a flyer or poster you find particularly purdy and would like to recommend it for next week, blast me an email (no email blasts though!).

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 3:44 PM

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How could this not be Poster of the Week? Wolves! Ladies! Flame throwers! Oh yes. It's by Lisa from the band Bitch School.

What poster should I pick for next week? Email me recommendations.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

Posted by Courtney Ferguson on Wed, Jan 8, 2014 at 3:59 PM

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Sick art, right? It's by Pat Moriarity, who you might know from a little show called Ren & Stimpy. SQUEEE! Don't forget, you can send me Poster of the Week recommendations via magical email.

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