Win Tickets ($50): Southern Culture on the Skids @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Johnny 7 and the Black Crabs

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Southern Culture on the Skids @ Aladdin Theater on September 3. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, August 30.



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From our sponsors:
Southern Culture on the Skids
September 3, 2019
Doors 7p, Show 8 p.m. | $22.50 ADV – $25  | All Ages
More info: aladdin-theater.com

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

Southern Culture on the Skids
The Chapel Hill, NC trio Southern Culture On The Skids have been spreading the rock and roll gospel since 1983. Rick Miller – guitar/vox, Mary Huff – bass/vox and Dave Hartman – drums, play a greasy mix of surf, rockabilly, R&B and country fried garage with a side of psych. It’s a musical gumbo Miller calls “Americana from the wrong side of the tracks”. Over 30 years the band have toured everywhere from the NC Prison System to Mt. Fuji, Japan, delivering what Rolling Stone calls “a hell raising rock and roll party”

Johnny 7 and the Black Crabs
A lot of people say the same thing about Johnny7 and the Black Crabs. “You guys don’t sound like anybody else.” Sure, it’s a rock ‘n’ roll band with rockabilly influences, but there’s also swing, jazz, and even a taste of spaghetti western.

Their second release, 13 Times, is a case in point. The band moves smoothly from the straight-ahead rockabilly sound of Say Mama to the swinging duet Messin’ Around. They deftly navigate the Les Paul-eqsue instrumental Caravan. There’s even the tune best heard under the Big Top, both because of its country-circus beat and subject matter (quite possibly the first ever song about corndogs).

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12 Responses to Win Tickets ($50): Southern Culture on the Skids @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Johnny 7 and the Black Crabs

  1. John August 29, 2019 at 2:25 pm #

    Oohhweee! Gemme some of those tickets along with an oatmeal pie, and maybe a few snack crackers. Got to head on down to Aladdin theater after my dirt track date.

  2. Michael August 29, 2019 at 3:29 pm #

    Great Live Band

    • Dave G. August 29, 2019 at 6:28 pm #

      Southern Culture involves butter beans!

  3. Brandi L. August 29, 2019 at 3:33 pm #

    Love SCOTS, never had the opportunity to see them.

    • Venniessa August 30, 2019 at 7:06 am #

      Their music gets my soul! I’d love to see them live!

  4. Maureen A. August 29, 2019 at 6:05 pm #

    OMG! Love SCOTS! Please pick me! This is going to be a fantastic show!

  5. steadyskid August 29, 2019 at 6:21 pm #

    needs me some culture

  6. Johanna August 29, 2019 at 9:49 pm #

    I saw this trio in Sellersville Pennsylvania. Awesome show I would love to see them again.

  7. Linda Anthony August 30, 2019 at 2:25 pm #

    Oh my god! Never had chance to see them! I will get “liquored up and lacquered Down” which they will appreciate. And I really will!!!!!

    • Melany Hughes September 2, 2019 at 3:43 pm #

      I would like to see a live show, it sounds like a great time waiting to HAPPEN!

  8. Jenny August 30, 2019 at 5:55 pm #

    I would love to attend and hear “Camel Walk” live… Thank you for the chance!!

  9. gregb August 31, 2019 at 8:05 am #

    Ready to Rock!

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