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Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington

Win Tickets ($85): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington | R&B, Acoustic and Electronic Jazz

August 17 @ Oregon Zoo – Herbie Hancock is a true icon of modern music. Throughout his explorations, he has transcended limitations and genres while maintaining his unmistakable voice. With an illustrious career spanning five decades and 14 Grammy® Awards, including Album of the Year for River: The Joni Letters, he continues to amaze audiences […]

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Taj Mahal

Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Taj Mahal + Marc Cohn | Featuring Guest Vocalists Blind Boys of Alabama

August 16 @ Oregon Zoo – Celebrating decades of recording and touring that have nearly singlehandedly reshaped the definition and scope of the blues via the infusion of exotic sounds from the Caribbean, Africa and South Pacific, the two-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, film composer, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist was feted with the Lifetime Achievement for […]

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piano guys

Win Tickets ($97): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents ThePianoGuys | Classical Crossover, Orchestral Pop, Cello Rock

August 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys became an Internet sensation by way of their immensely successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos. They’ve made over 35 since joining forces in early 2011, including their hit video, an innovative 10-handed version of One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.”

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feist

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Nominee Feist w/ Special Guest Rhye | Indie Pop

August 13 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Feist’s first album in six years reflects on secrets and shame, loneliness and tenderness, care and fatigue and is at it’s core a study on self-awareness. As the fourth full-length from the Canadian singer/songwriter, Pleasure builds off the warm naturalism of the Polaris Prize-winning Metals and emerges […]

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Steve Earle & The Dukes

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Steve Earle & The Dukes + Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real | Country, Folk

August 11 @ Oregon Zoo – In the strictest sense, Steve Earle isn’t a country artist; he’s a roots rocker. Earle emerged in the mid-’80s, after Bruce Springsteen had popularized populist rock & roll and Dwight Yoakam had kick-started the neo-traditionalist movement in country music.

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Oregon Zoo Presents Broken Social Scene

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Broken Social Scene | w/ The Helio Sequence

July 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – “I don’t want to go out there being presumptuous,” Kevin Drew says, “because, I’ve worn those presumptuous shoes before, and you don’t want it to feel like, ‘Oh, what a let-down.’” That’s the fear when you bring back one of music’s most beloved names seven years after […]

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Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Jim James + The Claypool Lennon Delirium | ‎Lead Singer of My Morning Jacket, Psychedelic Rock‎, ‎Indie Rock‎, Jam Rock

June 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Jim James has spent the better part of almost two decades as the lead singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist of My Morning Jacket. Through seven studio albums, My Morning Jacket has grown into one of the most acclaimed rock ‘n’ roll bands in the world.

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Lucinda Williams

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Lucinda Williams | A Very Special Car Wheels on a Gravel Road 20th Anniversary Show

June 22 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – In celebration of the 20th anniversary of her highly-influential masterpiece, Car Wheels On A Gravel Road, three-time Grammy award winner Lucinda Williams will perform the album in its entirety, followed by a second set of songs from throughout her remarkable career. The Car Wheels On A Gravel […]

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indigo girls oregon zoo 2019

Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Award Winners Indigo Girls | American Folk Rock w/ Sera Cahoone

June 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Twenty years after they began releasing records as the Indigo Girls, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have politely declined the opportunity to slow down with age. With a legacy of releases and countless U.S. and international tours behind them, the Indigo Girls have forged their own way in the […]

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Oregon Zoo Outdoor Summer Concerts Presents Mac DeMarco | w/ The Garden, Ock & Roll

Mac DeMarco, The Garden
Doors: 5 pm, All Ages
Tickets: zooconcerts.com

Before you ancients out there turn your heads and scoff at the premise of a twenty-something rock-and-roll goofball calling himself an old-anything, consider this: said perpetrator, he who answers to the name Mac DeMarco, has spent the better part of his time thus far writing, recording, and releasing an album of his own music pretty much every calendar flip, and pretty much on his own. The fresh meat you’re now feasting on, This Old Dog, makes for his fifth in just over half a decade—bringing the total to 3 LPs and 2 EPs. (more…)

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Oregon Zoo Outdoor Summer Concerts Presents Conor Oberst with special guest M. Ward

Conor Oberst with special guest M. Ward
September 3, 2017
Doors: 5 pm / Show: 7 pm | $30 – $90 | All Ages
Tickets: zooconcerts.com

Oregon Zoo
4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, Oregon 97221

Conor Oberst joined his first band at the age of 13 and has been releasing music since 1993. Over the next two plus decades, he’s released cassette-only recordings, split 7-inches, and a dozen albums of uncommon insight, detail, and political awareness with his band Bright Eyes, under his own name, as a member of Desaparecidos, as leader of the The Mystic Valley Band, and with the Monsters of Folk supergroup. (more…)

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Oregon Zoo Outdoor Summer Concerts Presents Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Love and Comedy Tour

Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Love and Comedy Tour 2017
August 18, 2017
Doors: 5 pm / Show: 7 pm | $42.50 – $102.50 | All Ages
Tickets: zooconcerts.com

Oregon Zoo
4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, Oregon 97221

Prairie Home Love & Comedy Tour. Two-plus hours of stories, love duets, Guy Noir, Cowboys, poetic outbursts, and our famous Singing Intermission at which the Eager & Able-Bodied stand and sing around the campfire. Garrison Keillor celebrating his 75th, with the extraordinary Aoife O’Donovan, sound-effects genius Fred Newman, Richard Dworsky and the Road Hounds. Prairie Home Love & Comedy Tour. (more…)

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Oregon Zoo Outdoor Summer Concerts Presents Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo / Rick Springfield

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo / Rick Springfield
August 16, 2017
Doors: 5 pm / Show: 7 pm | $47.50 – $350.00 | All Ages
Tickets: zooconcerts.com

Oregon Zoo
4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, Oregon 97221

Pat Benatar: she’s always been a rule-breaker and a trail-blazer, she remains a bold and distinctive artist both on stage and on record, and now, after more than three decades in rock ‘n’ roll, she’s a bonafide living legend.

A four-time Grammy winner, Benatar is a classically trained mezzo-soprano. During the 1980s, Benatar had two RIAA-certified Multi-Platinum albums, five RIAA-certified Platinum albums, three RIAA-certified Gold albums and 19 Top 40 singles, including the Top 10 hits, “Hit Me With Your Best Shot”, “Love Is a Battlefield”, “We Belong” and “Invincible”. During the early days of MTV Benatar was one of the most heavily played artists on the popular music channel. Her hits continue to be as unforgettable now as they were at the dawn of MTV, when Pat emerged, fearless, fighting and forging a path for other female rock stars around the world. (more…)

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