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What does regret mean?

What does a band like the Butthole Surfers mean in the world? I’ve wondered for many years since the first time I experienced one of their shows. I recently received a press copy of the visual history book Butthole Surfers: … Continue reading

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Raymond Pettibon Punk Years Exhibit hits Portland

These days Raymond Pettibon is a  well regarded, respectable—ahem—respected  contemporary artist who exhibits around the world in major museums and galleries. He found his way to artistic prominence in a circumlocutionary manner. He began, early in his career (it can … Continue reading

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