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Choir! Choir! Choir!

Win Tickets ($40): Choir! Choir! Choir! @ Aladdin Theater | The Audience is the Choir, Pushing Music’s Boundaries

April 14 @ Aladdin Theater – Choir! Choir! Choir! is a Toronto-based singing group led by creative directors Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman. The duo takes a non-traditional approach; there are no auditions, and the audience is the choir. Just show up and they’ll teach you an original arrangement to a song you love. Founded […]

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Preservation Hall Jazz Band @ Aladdin Theater | New Orleans Jazz

April 18 @ Aladdin Theater – The Preservation Hall Jazz Band derives its name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue located in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter, founded in 1961 by Allan and Sandra Jaffe. The band has traveled worldwide spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New […]

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"Love and Fire

Win Tickets ($30+): Oregon Repertory Singers Presents Love and Fire @ First United Methodist Church | Featuring American and Spanish Composers, Renaissance to Present Day

April 22-23 @ First United Methodist Church – In the final concert of their 43rd season this April, Oregon Repertory Singers will perform some of the greatest choral music from American and Spanish composers. Love and Fire will feature works from the Renaissance to the present day, previewing the program ORS takes on tour to […]

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Bilal + Shy GIrls

Win Tickets ($40): Soul’d Out Festival & Revolution Hall Proudly Present Bilal + Shy Girls | R&B, Soul, w/ Laura Ivancie

April 20 @ Revolution Hall – If there was one R&B artist for whom the neo-soul categorization seemed limiting, it was Philadelphia native Bilal. None of his recordings resembled the sycophantic worship of soul artists who thrived in the ’60 and ’70s, and it wasn’t just because his voice — classically trained, capable of singing […]

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Farnell Newton

Win Tickets ($24): Soul’d Out Festival Presents Farnell Newton & The Othership Connection @ Star Theater | A Tribute to Prince w/ Eldridge Gravy

April 21 @ Star Theater – Soul’d Out Festival proudly presented Prince as part of our festival in 2013, performing two crazy shows at Roseland Theater on the night of April 21. Prince Rogers Nelson left this earthly plane exactly 3 years later on April 21, 2016. So it is with great honor that we […]

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Giorgio-Moroder-

Win Tickets ($50): Soul’d Out Festival Presents Oscar Winner Giorgio Moroder w/ DaM-FunK @ Roseland Theater | “Flashdance,”Disco, Funk

April 21 @ Roseland Theater – One of the principal architects of the disco sound, producer and composer Giorgio Moroder was born in Ortisei, Italy, on April 26, 1940. Upon relocating to Munich, Germany, he established his own studio, Musicland, and recorded his debut single “Looky, Looky” in 1969; his first LP, Son of My […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): Bridge to Brews, Grand Tasting, Japanese Garden, Blind Cafe, Aries Spears & More! | April 6-9, 2017

Hello, Portland! Spring is here! Stop by North 45 tonight for Brew Hog Blowout! Eat in the dark w/ Blind Cafe, or get the first glimpse of Portland Japanese Garden’s Huge Expansion. Tickets for MusicFestNW go on sale Friday morning and 80s Video Dance Attack celebrates their 12th anniversary this weekend!

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Project Pabst

Musicfest NW Presents 2017 Project Pabst Music Festival | Iggy Pop, Beck, Nas, Father John Misty, Spoon Die Antwoord, Lizzo, Whitney, Noname, Tickets on Sale April 7!

August 26-27 @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park – MusicfestNW Presents Project Pabst returns to Portland, OR on August 26 & 27, 2017, following the sold out 2016 installment that saw over 20,000 music fans come together at the scenic Tom McCall Waterfront Park. This year’s daytime festival will feature performances by icons Iggy Pop, Beck […]

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Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles w/ Moorea Masa & The Mood

Win Tickets ($44): Soul’d Out Festival Presents Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles @ Wonder Ballroom | B-3 Organ, w/ Moorea Masa & The Mood, DJ Blind Bartimaeus

April 19 @ Wonder Ballroom – One of the finest Hammond B-3 organ players of his generation, Cory Henry was a child prodigy, playing both piano and organ by the time he was two years old, making his debut at the legendary Apollo Theater when he was only six. He has worked in the studio […]

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Dueling Pianos

Barrel Room’s Dueling Pianos Show is FREE Friday & Saturday | Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show

Friday & Saturdays – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just […]

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Jujuba

Win Tickets: Afrobeat Dance Party w/ JUJUBA @ The Goodfoot | Full Horn Section, Rubbery Bass, Intricate Percussion

April 6 @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge – 13 years and hundreds of shows later, Jujuba continues to whip crowds into a dancing frenzy with their explosive live shows. Led by master talking drummer, Nojeem Lasisi (King Sunny Ade), the ten piece band straddles the line between Afrobeat and juju. A full horn line, rubbery […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): Final Four, Ciderfest, Comedy, Bassem Youssef, Burlesque, Tulip Festival & More! | March 30-April1, 2017

Hello, Portland! April Fool’s Day is here we have a  lot of fun things to do this weekend! Cheer on Oregon in March Madness! See delicious drag and burlesque at Final Fridays: Bombshell! Joe Machi headlines Helium and Dan Cable Presents: All These Foolz at Secret Society. Sample among 60+ ciders at Portland Hophouse Ciderfest! […]

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Dueling Pianos

Barrel Room’s Dueling Pianos Show is FREE Friday & Saturday | Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show

Friday & Saturdays – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just […]

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Shafty @ The Goodfoot

Win Tickets ($20): Shafty @ The Goodfoot | Portland’s Tribute to Phish, Trampolines, Megaphones, Choreographed Dances, Vacuum Cleaner Solos & More!

April 1 @ The Goodfoot – Shafty is the country’s finest Phish tribute band! What began as essentially a goof – a chance to throw down some familiar dancey beats and jam for whoever felt like listening – ultimately lit a spark under the off-the-radar powder keg of Phish fans in the Portland music scene.

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Tinariwen

Win Tickets ($70): Grammy Winners Tinariwen @ Revolution Hall | w/ Dengue Fever, Tamashek guitar or ‘Assouf,’ Cambodian Pop

April 3 @ Revolution Hall – The new album by Tinariwen could well have been called Exile on Main Street. But other people have already thought of that. It also could have been called A la recherché du pays perdu (‘Remembrance of a lost country’). Except that would have been a tad Proustian for musicians […]

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Dan Cable Presents: All These Foolz w/Tribe Mars, Rasheed Jamal, and Sumalienz

Win Tickets ($20): Dan Cable Presents: All These Foolz @ The Secret Society | w/ Tribe Mars, Rasheed Jamal, and Sumalienz

April 1 @ The Secret Society – Tribe Mars are a soul/jazz/funk/hiphop act based in Portland. Keyboards, vocals, trumpet, guitar, bass and drums create this bands fresh yet slightly nostalgic sound that’s largely born out of improvisation. Drummer Robert and guitarist Brett of Northern California met keyboard player Andre Burgos of Philly while he was […]

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