Win Tickets ($70): Bettye LaVette @ Aladdin Theater | American Soul, R&B, Funk, Rock

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Bettye LaVette @ Aladdin Theater on April 22 To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, April 20.


From our sponsors:
Bettye LaVette
April 22, 2018
All Ages | Doors 7 p.m., Show 8 p.m. | $35
More info:

Aladdin Theater
3017 SE Milwaukie Ave., Portland, Oregon 97202

Bettye LaVette is no mere singer. She is not a song writer, nor is she a “cover” artist. She is an interpreter of the highest order. Her gift is being able to take a song, whether well known or obscure, from any genre and making it completely her own. The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Dolly Parton, Neil Young, Willie Nelson, and Bruce Springsteen are just a few of the artists who have had their work re-imagined by Bettye.

Now, in her 55th year in show business, she has been signed to Verve Records, and has recorded an album of all Bob Dylan songs. Things Have Changed is a masterpiece of interpretation of the songs of one of the greatest songwriters alive, by one of the greatest soul singers alive. Bettye has recorded Dylan songs in the past, but this is the first time that she has devoted an entire album to one writer. She will be performing the album in it’s entirety, along with other songs from throughout her

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15 Responses to Win Tickets ($70): Bettye LaVette @ Aladdin Theater | American Soul, R&B, Funk, Rock

  1. Kemi April 16, 2018 at 11:02 am #

    What a legend! I’d love to see her live!

  2. Zuwena April 16, 2018 at 10:19 pm #

    Pick me. I have not won anything in a while, I need to remember that giddy feeling!!

  3. Deb B April 17, 2018 at 12:18 pm #

    Saw Bettye years ago and would love to see and hear her live again! Thanks.

  4. Josh G April 17, 2018 at 12:22 pm #

    backed by Drive By Truckers!

  5. Liberty April 17, 2018 at 12:32 pm #

    Sounds like a night of booty shaking. Sign me up!

  6. gregb April 17, 2018 at 2:02 pm #

    Love to see Bettye and her boogie band

  7. Tom P April 17, 2018 at 2:43 pm #

    I’m feeling good about this one…

  8. Truman April 17, 2018 at 4:17 pm #

    What a legend! Of all the events happening at the Aladdin theater, this is the ONE I’d love to attend!

  9. Bill lasseter April 18, 2018 at 10:10 am #

    Love Betty. Saw her once at the Schmitz. Would love to see her do Dylan. So soulful

  10. Hannah April 19, 2018 at 2:10 pm #

    Love live music!

  11. Sandra April 19, 2018 at 2:33 pm #

    I like to see Bettye, Bam Balam, whoa oh my Bettye, Bam Balam!!!

  12. James April 19, 2018 at 3:27 pm #

    All her covers are great but she has out done herself with Dylan. A great live presence.

  13. Alex April 19, 2018 at 6:37 pm #

    Bettye is a powerhouse. Such a amazing voice. Would love to see her

  14. Dave G. April 19, 2018 at 7:50 pm #

    You Bett!!!

  15. Lori Nelson April 21, 2018 at 12:56 am #

    I would be thrilled to experience Bettye performing Dylan. I have never seen her perform live yet. Maybe Sunday will be my lucky day!!

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