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Shawn Mullins

Win Tickets ($50): Grammy Nominee Shawn Mullins – Soul’s Core Revival Tour @ Aladdin Theater | Singer Songwriter, Acoustic / Folk Rock / Americana

July 20 @ Aladdin Theater – After a series of indie record releases, Shawn Mullins’s critical breakthrough came when 1998 Soul’s Core album shot him to fame on the strength of its Grammy-nominated No. 1 hit, “Lullaby” followed by AAA/Americana No. 1 “Beautiful Wreck” from 2006’s 9th Ward Pickin’ Parlor. His song, “Shimmer,” was used […]

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Arlo Guthrie

Win Tickets ($99): Arlo Guthrie – The Re:Generation Tour @ Aladdin Theater | Folk, Featuring Abe & Sarah Lee

July 13 @ Aladdin Theater – Arlo Guthrie’s father Woody hoped one day to have enough kids to form a family band, traveling the country and singing their songs together – Generations. The Re:Generation tour is the spirit of an American family making music together. Arlo’s children Abe and Sarah Lee will be joining their […]

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Riders In The Sky

Win Tickets ($60): Riders In The Sky – 40th Anniversary Tour @ Aladdin Theater | American Western Music & Comedy

July 19 @ Aladdin Theater – For more than thirty years Riders In The Sky have been keepers of the flame passed on by the Sons of the Pioneers, Gene Autry and Roy Rogers, reviving and revitalizing the genre. And while remaining true to the integrity of Western music, they have themselves become modern-day icons […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000): 4 Peaks Music Festival, Oregon Cider Week, World Naked Bike Ride & More! | June 21-24, 2018

Hello, Portland! Summer is officially here! Drink up at multiple locations featuring Oregon Cider Week Events. The Rose City Rollers are hosting a huge weekend bout featuring teams from across the world. The Naked Bike Ride will wind its way through North Portland on Saturday. Evil Dead the Musical opens Friday and Taste of Parkrose […]

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Casey Abrams

Win Tickets ($44): Casey Abrams @ Aladdin Theater | Jazz, Rock, Blues, Critically Acclaimed Singer & Multi-instrumentalist, w/ Future Historians

June 23 @ Aladdin Theater – In this life, music might be the closest thing we have to real magic… Conjured by the interplay of instruments and the energies of musicians, it seemingly materializes out of thin air, captivates, and takes up residence. Casey Abrams cooks up that kind of magic on his second full-length […]

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Shawn Colvin

Win Tickets ($86): Grammy Winner Shawn Colvin @ Aladdin Theater | Americana, Pop, Singer / Songwriter

June 30 @ Aladdin Theater – “…extraordinary songs, mesmerising guitar playing, and a voice that goes effortlessly from bruise-tender to scar-hard in a matter of minutes…her lyrics are crafted and clever, full of subtlety and polished phrases…With delicious sarcasm and acerbic stories, she held the audience spellbound…her songs are so personal to her that they […]

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Justin Townes Earle

Win Tickets ($50): Justin Townes Earle @ Aladdin Theater | Indie, w/ Lydia Loveless, Classic Country

June 15 @ Aladdin Theater – Since launching his recording career a decade ago, Justin Townes Earle has established a reputation as a singular leading light in the Americana music community. With fearless, personally charged lyrical insight and infectious melodic craftsmanship, the young veteran singer-songwriter has built a rich, personally charged body of work.

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Win Tickets ($40): Live! On Stage: Jonathan Richman Featuring Tommy Larkins on the Drums @ Aladdin Theater | Rock, Folk, New Wave

June 11 @ Aladdin Theater – Jonathan Richman has been playing music, recording and touring for most of his life. Jonathan and his drummer Tommy Larkins win fans wherever they play. In the early 1970s, Jonathan formed the noted band The Modern Lovers. Tommy Larkins was in the groups Naked Prey, Giant Sand and other […]

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Ages and Ages-Vetiver

Win Tickets ($36): Ages and Ages/Vetiver @ Aladdin Theater | Choral Pop, Indie Folk

June 1 @ Aladdin Theater – If Ages and Ages’ debut album Alright You Restless declared independence from the cynicism and self-consciousness plaguing a generation; and the follow-up Divisionary was an exercise in confronting change, conflict, and loss; Something to Ruin addresses the debris of our collective failures and asks whether we might be better […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Road To String Summit – World’s Finest & Cascade Crescendo @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Band Of Comerados

June 2 @ Aladdin Theater – It’s been a wild and crazy ride for the fellas in World’s Finest, since their modest beginning as an acoustic duo in Portland, OR living rooms in 2011. With a songwriting style rooted in Americana, the band banks on their ability to transcend genres of all kinds. String-centric and […]

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James Hunter

Win Tickets ($50): The James Hunter Six @ Aladdin Theater | 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend, R&B, Soul, Grammy Nominee

May 25 @ Aladdin Theater – James Hunter has certainly paid his dues. Over the span of 30 years, he’s worked on the railway, busked in the streets of London, provided backup vocals and guitar for Van Morrison, played clubs and theatres all over the world, written scores of original songs, and recorded some of […]

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LA LUZ @ Aladdin Theater | Surf & Doo-wop, w/ Savila (Cumbia, Latin, World, R&B)

May 19 @ Aladdin Theater – Los Angeles has often been described as a “dream factory”–both a mecca where dreamers converge to pursue long-held aspirations, and a topography of hallucinogenic contradictions: enchanting tangerine sunsets diffused by smog, crystal-clutching spiritualists mingling with deep-pocketed narcissists, rows of scenic palms competing with garish billboards for commuters’ attention.

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The Weepies

Win Tickets ($50): The Weepies – Hideaway 10th Anniversary Tour @ Aladdin Theater | Indie, w/ Mero

May 16 @ Aladdin Theater – Singer-songwriters Deb Talan & Steve Tannen began writing together the night they met, and soon formed indie band The Weepies. On the strength of their simple yet insightful songwriting and distinctive harmonies, they quietly sold more than a million records, with over 17 million streams on Spotify, and 20 […]

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Poor Man's Whiskey

Win Tickets ($40): Poor Man’s Whiskey – Special Tribute to The Band @ Aladdin Theater | High Octane Old Time/Bluegrass Blend of Blues/Jam Rock, + Will West & The Friendly Strangers

May 18 @ Aladdin Theater – Poor Man’s Whiskey is an American band originating in the San Francisco Bay Area rooted around the songwriting talents of Josh Brough and Jason Beard (whom met in 1993 at the University of California, Santa Barbara). Poor Man’s Whiskey’s live show and sound is blend of high octane old […]

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Super: Women In Tech

Win Tickets ($40): Back Fence PDX and DIVERSA present Super: Women In Tech @ Aladdin Theater | Live, Unscripted Storytelling

May 12 @ Aladdin Theater – Women and non-binary folks telling their true, personal stories of navigating a world still heavily dominated by men. ​Women have been relegated to the background in this environment for too long, their brilliant ideas often overlooked or even stolen by their male counterparts – but change is happening right […]

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