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Ron Artis II and The Truth

Win Tickets ($24): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Ron Artis II and The Truth @ The Star Theater | w/ Worth+Moorea Masa

April 22 @ Star Theater – Ron has grown in all genres of music and loves to create new songs on the spot in his concerts, believing that “Music is meant to be lived, as life is meant to be lived.” Ron has worked with Mick Fleetwood, Booker T Jones, Jack Johnson, Mike Love, Jake […]

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Win Tickets ($63): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Funk Legends The Zapp+The Dazz Band @ The Roseland Theater | w/ ​Marlon L McClain​ & ​The Othership Connection

April 21 @ Roseland Theater – Zapp unleashes funky, high-energy music with a contagious groove built for dancing, loving and good times. Made up of masterful musicians who have been getting down together since the late 1970s, the group’s sizzling chemistry can be attributed to the fact that it has always been a joyful family […]

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Win Tickets ($50): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents ¡Cubanismo! @ The Star Theater | w/ The Tezeta Band

April 21 @ Star Theater – The all-star ¡Cubanismo! orchestra play sizzling dance tunes full of swaggering horn charts and wild polyrhythms that recall the vintage big-band son sound, traditional rumba, cha-cha and lesser known danzon and pa’ca rhythms arranged in the descarga (jam) tradition developed by Cuban jazz players of the ‘40s.

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Win Tickets ($50): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Grammy Nominee Cécile McLorin Salvant @ Revolution Hall | w/ Special Guest Guardian

April 21 @ Revolution Hall – Shortly before the release of Cécile McLorin Salvant’s debut Mack Avenue album ​WomanChild​, critic Ben Ratliff made a bold prediction in the pages of the New York Times. McLorin Salvant, he claimed, “is still mostly unknown to jazz audiences”—then added: “though not for much longer.” ​WomanChild​ went on to […]

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Win Tickets ($53): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Noname & BJ The Chicago Kid @ Portland’s Crystal Ballroom | w/ Guest ​Gus Dapperton

April 20 @ Crystal Ballroom – Noname (born Fatimah Warner) is an American artist from Chicago, Illinois, who blurs the lines of poetry and rap through the music she creates. Growing up on the southside of Chicago, she became enamored with poetry and spoken word, pouring over Def Poetry Jam clips on YouTube and attending […]

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Win Tickets ($56): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Multi-instrumentalist PJ Morton & Leela James @ Portland’s Aladdin Theater | Grammy Winner, With Special Guest Brik Liam Music

April 20 @ Aladdin Theater – Grammy award winning R&B artist PJ Morton comes to Portland on April 20th, 2018 with soul singer Leela James to play the Aladdin Theater as part of the 9th annual 2018 Soul’d Out Music Festival. Morton’s singing, songwriting, producing, and as a multi-instrumentalist has spanned collaborations with Adam Levine […]

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Win Tickets ($57): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Robert Glasper’s Jazz Supergroup R+R = NOW @ Portland’s Roseland Theater | Soul, R&B, Hip Hop

April 19 @ Roseland Theater – R+R=NOW is Robert Glasper, Terrace Martin, Christian Scott, Derrick Hodge, Taylor McFerrin & Justin Tyson. It looks like 2018 may just be another year of amazing collaborations and new releases we’ll be impatiently waiting to drop. Pianist/songwriter/producer Robert Glasper just announced that he’s creating a music super group and […]

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Lionel Loueke.

Win Tickets ($40): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents West African Jazz Guitar Master Lionel Loueke @ The Jack London Revue | Two Shows

April 18 @ Jack London Revue – West African guitarist ​Lionel Loueke​ was inspired by his brother, who taught him how to play during his late teenage years. Stops at the Ivory Coast’s National Institute of Arts, Paris’ American School of More Than Music, and Berklee College of Music led ​Loueke​ to appearances on a […]

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