Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including IPA Month, Marc Cohn, Roomfull of Teeth & more.
Helpful article on how to win a best comment contest here by Todd Mintz.
Win A Quest ($49): Uncover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries in The New Year on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Give the Gift of Adventure! + Discount / Promo Code
Discover Portland’s hidden mysteries in 2016 with Urban Adventure Quest, which turns Portland into a giant game board! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tasting Flights ($24+): January is IPA Month @ Hawthorne and 15th Avenue Hophouses | Vote for Oregon’s Top IPA (January)
As usual, we will curate a blind taste test of 12 different IPAs. Pick your favorite – the most popular beer gets put on Tap One all year round at both Hophouses. You’ll get a flight of 6 IPAs, and a separate list of all 6 beers including the hop varietals used in each, as disclosed by the brewers. You may get to smell-test some dried hops. You try to match the 6 with a list of 6 beers. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): Test Your Skills w/ Escapism Portland! | See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour, Live Interactive Game, Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Jungle Ransom!
A luxurious tropical vacation deep in the heart of the jungle. What could go wrong, right? You and your friends have been kidnapped overseas and are being held for ransom! You see the scattered luggage and passports of past victims and feel entirely hopeless. But if you can outwit your captors, and soon, you may just have a chance at survival! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Sophistafunk @ The Goodfoot | Hip Hop, Funk, w/ Elektrapod (January 14)
Fans across America are talking about Syracuse-based Sophistafunk, the product of three multi-talented musicians — Adam Gold, Jack Brown, & Emanuel Washington— who combine spoken-word artistry, old-school hip hop, & funky rhythms to create a unique live band experience. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Grammy Winner Shawn Colvin @ Aladdin Theater | Americana, Pop, Singer / Songwriter (January 15)
On her new album Uncovered, acclaimed singer/songwriter Shawn Colvin shines with sublime sensitivity, casting new light on an exquisitely curated collection of songs from some of the most admired writers in popular music history. Uncovered’s twelve tunes include songs by Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon, Tom Waits, Stevie Wonder, Robbie Robertson and Graham Nash to name a few, but in their selection and delivery, they are pure Shawn Colvin. As Shawn says: “Unless a song moves you, it doesn’t matter what you do with it.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Brad Parsons & The Local Talent, The Colin Trio CD Release, Amanda Breese @ The Secret Society | Folk, Roots, Blues, Jazz, Rock & More! (January 15)
When Brad Parsons steps out on a stage, it’s not long before he overpowers a roaring crowd. With little but his voice and an acoustic guitar, Parsons channels raucous energy into original songs that are as hopeful as they are heart-wrenching. Parsons is a Portland-based singer-songwriter with folk-rock roots extending to Idaho. After collaborating on albums with several bands in the Northwest, Parsons released his first solo EP in June 2012. The EP, “Anywhere the River Runs”, showcases Parsons’ vocal power, vivid lyricism, and infectious melodies. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: 80s Video Dance Attack @ Crystal Ballroom | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing (January 15)
For the past 10 years, 80s Video Dance Attack has rocked Portland every Friday night at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom or Lola’s Room and kept the fires of MTV’s golden era burning. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Portland’s YMfashion Magazine Fashion Show @ Ambridge Event Center | See the Latest Fashion, Food & Trends, Music, Boutiques & More! (January 15)
Here you will see some of the latest fashion, food and trends from around the world brought to you by some of our local designers,boutiques, food vendors, beauticians, artists, and musicians. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($56): Shoot to Thrill – AC/DC Tribute / Steelhorse Bon Jovi Tribute @ Revolution Hall | + Throwback Hairband Hits (January 16)
Shoot To Thrill is Portland’s “balls to the wall” AC/DC tribute band. This one is simple…if you like AC/DC, you will LOVE Shoot to Thrill! The band has proven to be a most formidable presence on the tribute NW scene. They bring the “thunder” every time they hit the stage, delivering high-energy, true-to-recording performances of songs spanning the Rock Hall of Fame band’s entire career. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Sonny Landreth @ Aladdin Theater | Blues Rock, w/ Roseland Hunters, New Orleans Funk (January 20)
Mascot Label Group’s Provogue Records will release Sonny Landreth’s new album Bound By The Blues on June 9. The recordings mark a return to the slide guitarist’s musical roots, presenting a bold, big-sounding collection of tracks that swagger like the best of classic rock, climb to stratospheric heights of jazz informed improvisation, and inevitably remain deeply attached to the elemental emotional and compositional structures that are at the historic core of the blues. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Stumptown Stages Presents The Adventures of Dex Dixon: Paranormal Dick @ Brunish Theater | 2016 Portland Fertile Ground Festival, Comedy, Musical, Puns, Guns & Vixens (January 21)
A musical premiere! Part of Portland’s Fertile Ground Festival. Dex Dixon is a hard-boiled paranormal investigator at the beginning of the end of his career. He lives in Our Fair City, a gritty urban jungle just across the dimensional rift from Night Side, a city populated by the movie monsters of old. The Adventures of Dex Dixon is a film noir, horror, comedy musical filled with puns, guns, vixens, vamps monsters, music, and mayhem. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Cuban Orchestra Melao de Cuba @ The Spare Room | AfroCuban Salsa Latin Jazz (January 21)
Solid Salsa inspired beats with Afro-Cuban Rhythms that makes the audience get up and dance! Melao de Cuba has a fresh sound with the recent addition of Sammy’s electric guitar! Santana has nothing on us! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($76): Grammy Winner Marc Cohn @ Aladdin Theater | Rock, Folk, Alternative, Country (January 21)
After winning a Grammy for his soulful ballad “Walking in Memphis”, Marc Cohn solidified his place as one of this generation’s most compelling singer/songwriters, combining the precision of a brilliant tunesmith with the passion of a great soul man. He’s a natural storyteller, balancing the exuberant with the poignant, and able to distill universal truth out of his often romantic, drawn-from-life tales. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($68): Josh Ritter and the Royal City Band @ Revolution Hall | w/ Elephant Revival, Indie Rock, Folk Rock (January 22)
Every ticket comes with a download of Josh Ritter’s new album “Sermon on the Rocks.” The album was recorded in New Orleans, and it’s Josh’s most freewheeling and rollicking record to date. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Shackleton, The Untold Story at Alberta Abbey | 2016 Fertile Ground Festival, The True Story of the Ross Sea Party (January 23)
This is a story that speaks to something very deep within the human psyche. It’s about a glorious, glorious failure. It’s about fortitude and determination. It’s about duty, and honor. It’s about finding vast reserves of strength we didn’t know we had within us. It’s about the way human beings respond to hardship and adversity. It’s about the indomitable power of the human spirit. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Super Diamond – The Neil Diamond Tribute @ Crystal Ballroom | Celebrating Neil Diamond’s 75th Birthday w/ Special Guests Petty Theft, Progressive Dinner Opportunity (January 23)
San Francisco’s Super Diamond has become one of the most popular live shows at major nightclubs, theaters, ballrooms and public events throughout the United States. For over a decade the band has consistently performed sell-out shows at venues such as Irving Plaza in New York, 930 Club in Washington D.C., Bimbo’s in San Francisco, and House of Blues venues in Chicago, Los Angeles, San Diego, Cleveland and Dallas to name but a few. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($110): Roomful of Teeth @ Marylhurst University | Two Performances w/ Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning Vocal Ensemble, Show & Tell + In Concert (January 29-30)
The Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth will be artists-in-residence at Marylhurst University, performing in two distinct events on Friday, Jan. 29 and Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. To win, comment on this post here.
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