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Portland Pillow Fight Day 2015

By Trevor Geiger on March 30, 2015, at 6:24 p.m.
Saturday, April 4, 2015 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Monument Square, 1 City Center, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-221-3311; portlandpillowfight.com/ BYOP(illow) Portland’s third annual Pillow Fight Day is joining the 100+ cities worldwide that have participated year after year. The concept is simple: Everyone meets up in Monument …
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Classic Album Sundays Portland presents The Clash’s ‘London Calling’

By Trevor Geiger on Dec. 12, 2014, at 4:57 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 2072213311; dispatchmag.com Classic Album Sundays goes Punk this month for the 35th Anniversary (to the day!) of The Clash’s 3rd Studio Album, ‘London Calling’. Join us as we …
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Classic Album Sundays presents Pink Floyd's 'The Wall'

Classic Album Sundays Portland presents Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’

By Trevor Geiger on Nov. 21, 2014, at 4:14 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-221-3311; dispatchmag.com This month we’ll be getting psychedelic with Pink Floyd’s eleventh studio album, ‘The Wall’. The band’s first true concept album, The Wall revolves around a protagonist, …
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Classic Album Sundays Portland presents Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours

By Trevor Geiger on Oct. 16, 2014, at 12:35 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-221-3311; facebook.com/events/289659417904557/ This month we will be listening to Rock’s Greatest Soap Opera, Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’. Join us and listen to music that either inspired or was relevant …
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Classic Album Sundays: Talking Heads Remain in Light

By Trevor Geiger on July 16, 2014, at 2:28 p.m.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-221-3311; dispatchmag.com Join us for our monthly vinyl listening party over a world class hi-fi sound system! With it’s melding of musical styles, ‘Remain in Light’ is a …
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Classic Album Sundays: Neil Young’s Harvest

By Trevor Geiger on May 16, 2014, at 10:58 a.m.
Sunday, May 18, 2014 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 2072213311; facebook.com/events/383400868467848/ Join us to first listen to music that either inspired or was relevant to this LP such as Crosby, Stills Nash & Young, Joni Mitchell and …

Portland Pillow Fight Day 2014

By Trevor Geiger on Feb. 27, 2014, at 1:31 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Dispatch Magazine is joining organizers in more than 30 cities worldwide to present International Pillow Fight Day 2014. The concept for the second annual Portland Pillow Fight is simple: Everyone meets up in Monument Square for the biggest pillow fight you’ve ever seen! Bring your own pillow, …

Classic Album Sundays: David Bowie’s “Ziggy Stardust”

By Trevor Geiger on Feb. 11, 2014, at 9:06 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Empire, 575 Congress St., Portland, ME For more information: Trevor Geiger; 2072213311; dispatchmag.com Hailed as one of the albums that helped signal the end of the 60’s, “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars” is …

Classic Album Sundays: Tribute to Lou Reed featuring Transformer

By Trevor Geiger on Jan. 17, 2014, at 5:23 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Empire, 575 Congress St., Portland, ME For more information: Trevor Geiger; 2072213311; dispatchmag.com Lou Reed altered our musical consciousness and set us on a new path of musical discovery. His experimental band The Velvet Underground inspired hoards of musicians and …

Classic Album Sundays: Led Zeppelin

By Trevor Geiger on Dec. 02, 2013, at 5:47 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Empire, 575 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: Trevor Geiger; 2072213311; dispatchmag.com 2013 marks the 40th anniversary of “Houses of the Holy” and CAS Portland is celebrating. After the behemoth that was Led Zeppelin IV, Led Zep were under …
A night of hi-fi Hip Hop featuring A Tribe Called Quest "Midnight Marauders" on Vinyl!

Classic Album Sundays: A Tribe Called Quest “Midnight Marauders”

By Trevor Geiger on Nov. 08, 2013, at 12:18 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Empire, 575 Congress St., Portland, ME For more information: Trevor Geiger; 2072213311; dispatchmag.com Dispatch presents a night of Hi-Fi Hip Hop! Where: Empire, 575 Congress St. Portland What: Classic Album Sundays When: Sunday, Nov. 10th, 5pm-8pm How Much: $5 – …

Portland Premiere of Classic Album Sundays: Jimi Hendrix – ELECTRIC LADYLAND

By Trevor Geiger on Oct. 07, 2013, at 1:24 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine – This October 13th, Classic Album Sundays is celebrating the 45th anniversary of the release of Electric Ladyland with sessions in London, New York City, Glasgow and Portland, Maine. Presented locally by Dispatch Magazine at the newly reopened Empire, CAS is an all-vinyl listening party on a world-class, …

The Portland Premiere of Classic Album Sundays: Jimi Hendrix – Electric Ladyland

By Trevor Geiger on Oct. 06, 2013, at 4:16 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Empire, 575 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: Trevor Geiger; 2073199386; dispatchmag.com Where: Empire, 575 Congress St. Portland, ME What: The Portland Premiere of Classic Album Sundays: Electric Ladyland w/ Bob Thompson When: 5-8pm, Sunday, Oct. 13th, 2013 How …
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Classic Album Sundays presents Electric Ladyland at Empire - Oct. 13th, 5-8pm, $5

Portland Premiere of Classic Album Sundays: Jimi Hendrix – ELECTRIC LADYLAND

By Trevor Geiger on Oct. 06, 2013, at 4 p.m.
Where: Empire, 575 Congress St. Portland, ME What: The Portland Premiere of Classic Album Sundays: Electric Ladyland w/ Bob Thompson When: 5-8pm, Sunday, Oct. 13th, 2013 How Much: $5 – Tickets available here: http://holdmyticket.com/event/152399 Oct. 4, 2013 – Portland, ME – This October 13th, Classic Album Sundays is celebrating the …