Dave Chachere

Author's Articles


Jimmy Cliff: Spirit in the Material World

Jimmy Cliff – “I am spirit.” Reggae’s message of peace and political consciousness is often blurred by a haze of…

Bunny Wailer: Son of Jamaica

Portland, 2am. Reggae legend and Rasta elder Bunny Wailer dominates the stage, the gold lion perched on his headdress flashing…
Edible Reviews

Alice in Wonderland: The Toklas Brownie

I know you’re busy, but I’d just like to take a moment to raise the subject of chocolatey desserts and…

Kacey Musgraves: Same Kacey, Different Portland

Kacey Musgraves My wife loves telling war stories about her worst job ever, waitressing at an East Portland dive we’ll…

Review: Jayne PDX


Packing A Bag: Great Gear For Smokers On The Road

Q: Is anything worse than spilled bongwater? A: Yes. Many things, one of which is spilled bongwater in your car.…