Win Tickets: Foghorn Stringband @ The Goodfoot | American Stringband, Roots Rock

We are giving away a pair of tickets to see the Foghorn Stringband on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at The Goodfoot. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, March 1.

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From our sponsors at The Goodfoot:
Foghorn String Band @ The GoodfootThe Foghorn Stringband w/ Jackstraw
Saturday, March 2, 2013
9 p.m. | $8 | 21+

The Goodfoot
2845 SE Stark St Portland, OR 97214
(503) 239-9292 | More Info: thegoodfoot.com

Foghorn String band is the shining gold standard for American string band music, with seven albums, thousands of shows, over a decade of touring under their belts, and two entirely new generations of old-time musicians following their lead. Through all this, they’ve never let the music grow cold; instead they’ve been steadily proving that American roots music is a never-ending well of inspiration.

From their origins in Portland, Oregon’s underground roots music scene, the core duo of Foghorn Stringband, Caleb Klauder, whose wistful, keening vocals and rapid-fire mandolin picking have always been the heart of the band, and Stephen ‘Sammy’ Lind, perhaps the best old-time fiddler of his generation, have spread the old-time stringband gospel all over the world, but they’ve also brought in new influences and inspirations from their many travels and fellow bandmates.

Vintage country and honky-tonk became a staple of Foghorn Stringband thanks to Klauder’s intense passion for the music, and frequent visits to Louisiana have inspired the group to bring Cajun songs into the repertoire.

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21 Responses to Win Tickets: Foghorn Stringband @ The Goodfoot | American Stringband, Roots Rock

  1. Michael February 27, 2013 at 4:13 pm #

    I need this string band in my life

  2. laupre February 27, 2013 at 4:15 pm #

    this sounds like a great event, I’d love to go!

  3. Roger February 28, 2013 at 8:41 am #

    Would so love these passes, please. I’ve been wanting to see both of these string bands for some time now and this sounds like a great opportunity!

  4. Miranda February 28, 2013 at 12:12 pm #

    I am new to Portland and am trying to experience what this place has to offer!

  5. JohnnyBoy February 28, 2013 at 1:16 pm #

    Awesome Threesome –> Foghorn, Jack Straw, Goodfoot, yah!

  6. Maggie February 28, 2013 at 1:59 pm #

    Simply put, I’m due for some GOOD, live music. Thanks PDX PIPELINE!

  7. emily February 28, 2013 at 2:18 pm #

    Love the goodfoot, love this music, would love to go!

  8. Cory Shird February 28, 2013 at 3:27 pm #

    I wanna go and boogie down!!!

  9. Lily February 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm #

    bluegrass has been a comfort and joy in my life, would love to spend an evening celebrating my 21st birthday with these talented musicians!

  10. Kelsey February 28, 2013 at 3:51 pm #

    Put on your dancin boots boys!! We goin swing dancin!! Woop woop!

  11. C-Rad February 28, 2013 at 4:57 pm #

    because there ain’t nothing like a little blugrass to make your (MY) week better!

  12. Jessie February 28, 2013 at 5:07 pm #

    I love these bands! Pick me please!

  13. Alex February 28, 2013 at 5:12 pm #

    please please please

  14. Tessa February 28, 2013 at 6:17 pm #

    Would love me a little string to celebrate my bday this Sat!! It will also be my first Portland experience this wknd!! Wahoooooo

  15. Ryan February 28, 2013 at 8:17 pm #

    i like string bands. and the goodfoot.

  16. Scott February 28, 2013 at 9:17 pm #

    Love me a good string band.

  17. Boomer March 1, 2013 at 12:13 am #

    Fun music – great dance space – classic !!

  18. Bill March 1, 2013 at 2:23 am #

    I sure would like to get my goodfoot a tappin’
    Looks like a good show

  19. Fred March 1, 2013 at 10:02 am #

    Would love to win tickets to the Foghorn Stringband concert. Hope I get lucky this time.

  20. Frank Byers March 1, 2013 at 1:00 pm #

    Great shows at the Goodfoot, and decent pool tables too.

  21. Jesse March 1, 2013 at 7:00 pm #

    Pick me fer the pickin’ and grinnin’! Would love a dose of that sunshine, if it’s still available.

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