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Waxahatchee

Win Tickets ($40): Waxahatchee @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Bonny Doon, Indie Music Project

February 25 @ Aladdin Theater – On September 7, Katie Crutchfield’s ever-shifting musical project Waxahatchee returns with the Great Thunder EP. Featuring a collection of songs written with now-dormant experimental recording group Great Thunder while Crutchfield was also writing the Waxahatchee albums Cerulean Salt and Ivy Tripp, the original recordings have mostly faded into obscurity.

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Orpheus Unsung

Orpheus Unsung @ Holocene | Featuring Grammy Winning Composer Steven Mackey, Opera, Experimental Music, Rock

February 20-21 @ Holocene – join Third Angle New Music for Orpheus Unsung. Grammy award winning composer Steven Mackey does not wield a lyre, but instead crafts the tale of Orpheus’ journey to Hades (and back again) with rock guitar contortions, while Jason Treuting (So Percussion) wordlessly sets scenes and soliloquies with a wide ranges […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300+): Super Bowl, Chocolate & Wine Pairing, Portland Folk Fest, Worst Day of the Year Run & More! | January 31-February 3, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Super Bowl weekend is here and we’ve got lots of great place to catch the big game. This weekend is your last chance to see Richard III adaptation Teenage Dick & Fertile Ground Festival continues presenting new works through Sunday. Be wowed by the puppetry in Boom Arts Presents Pescador. […]

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2cello

Win Tickets ($78): 2CELLOS: Let There Be Cello Tour @ Moda Center | Instrumental Covers of Pop, Rock Hits, w/ Jon McLaughlin

February 6 @ Moda Center – An international sensation since 2011’s rendition of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” reached video viral fame on YouTube, Croatian cellists Luka Sulicand Stjepan Hauser, together known as 2CELLOS, have since created a name for themselves with their electric and dynamic playing style.

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Russell Peters

Win Tickets ($98): Russell Peters- Deported World Tour @ Keller Auditorium | Netflix’s “The Indian Detective,” Comedy, w/ Jake Johannsen

February 8 @ Keller Auditorium – After taking time off since filming Almost Famous for Netflix, Russell has produced and starred in his own comedy-drama limited series for Netflix, The Indian Detective. The Indian Detective also stars Anupam Kher (The Big Sick, Silver Linings Playbook), William Shatner (Star Trek), Christina Cole (Suits, Casino Royale), Mishqah […]

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VSO Broadway

Win Tickets ($20): Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Goes To Broadway!: Classical Concert @ Skview Concert Hall | Featuring Susannah Mars – “The Golden Girls” of Stage & Screen, & Portland Gay Men’s Chorus

January 26-27 @ Skyview Concert Hall – The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents a thrilling evening of classic Broadway music, featuring one of the region’s favorite musical theater performers—Susannah Mars—along with the Portland Gay Men’s Chorus on January 26th and 27th at Skyview Concert Hall. Adding to the festivities will be the VSAA Choir students, all […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): International Cat Show, Cannabis Collaborative Conference, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend & More! | January 24-27, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! This weekend’s all about the cats: See hundreds of cats at the International Cat Show. Civic Taproom hosts Barrel Aged Festival, or you can try all the things at First Taste Oregon. 80s Weekend takes Crystal Ballroom back a few decades and Fertile Ground Festival of new works kicks off […]

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A Doll's House, Part 2

Artists Repertory Theater Presents A Dolls House, Part 2 @ Alder Stage | Provocative & Witty Continuation of the 1879 Social Drama

January 27-March 3 @ Alder Stage – 15 years after Norwegian house wife Nora Helmer walked out on Ibsen’s Torvald, she walks back in the front door in the sequel to the 1879 social drama. In the ensuing years of her departure, Nora has become an incendiary writer — which isn’t a profession that married […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,050+): Rose City Classic Dog Show, Old Time Music Gathering, Rip City Ale Fest, Martin Luther King, Jr, Day & More! | January 17-21, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Who’s a good boy!? Find out at this weekend’s Rose City Classic Dog Show. Celebrate the Blazers at Rip City Ale Fest. Samples 10 local cider houses at Wassail Cider Fest. And Monday is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Steve Gunn

Win Tickets ($40): Steve Gunn @ Aladdin Theater | Blues, Folk, Jazz, Guitarist/Vocalist, w/ Meg Baird

February 12 @ Aladdin Theater – For over a decade, guitarist/vocalist Steve Gunn has been one the American music’s most pivotal figures – conjuring immersive and psychedelic sonic landscapes both live and on record, releasing revered solo albums ranking high on in-the-know end of year lists, alongside exploratory collaborations with artists as diverse as Mike […]

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Power_Breakfast

Win Tickets ($100): January Power Breakfast @ Sentinel Hotel | Kimberly Branam, Executive Director, Prosper Portland

January 31 @ Sentinel Hotel – Kimberly is responsible for the city’s overall economic development. As Portland evolves from a small city to a major one, Kimberly is tasked with the responsibility of building an equitable economy that can sustain the growth while equally benefiting all residents. She came to Prosper Portland after spending four […]

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STRAIGHT TO HELL RETURNS

Projekt Records presents Movies in the Dark Featuring Straight to Hell Returns @ Clinton Street Theater | Original Director’s Cut of the 1987 Action Comedy

January 18 @ Clinton Street Theater – Movies on the darker side of life and death brought to you by Projekt Records. Projekt is a Portland, Oregon-based independent record label that specializes in darkwave, ambient, and shoegaze, started by Sam Rosenthal in 1983. Projekt is also known for releases in the gothic rock, ethereal, dream-pop, […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Portland Boat Show, Animaniacs in Concert, Rose City Rollers Season Opener & More! | January 10-13, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Plan your next adventure at Portland Boat Show. See the magic behind the animation at Animaniacs in Concert. On Sunday, it’s OK to lose your pants on the subway. And see if you can solve Escapism’s Haunted Escape Room!

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ALBATROSS

Albatross @ Clinton Street Theater | Free, A Documentary Look at Sadness, Grief, Beauty & Love

January 12 @ Clinton Street Theater – We are living in a plastic age and the solutions may seem glaringly obvious, so why aren’t all 7.6 billion of us already doing things differently? Shocking statistics don’t guarantee effective change. So what’s the alternative? American photographer and filmmaker Chris Jordan believes the focus should be on […]

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Orgone

Win Tickets ($40): Orgōne @ Aladdin Theater | Funk / Soul / Afro-Disco / Boogie / Afrobeat

January 25 @ Aladdin Theater – Now and always, Orgōne delivers dirty, organic, California soul with heart; music that grabs you by the collar, pulls you to your feet and shoves you wantingly onto the dance floor. It all started with two kids from the San Fernando Valley, whose shared affinity for gritty soul records […]

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Oregon First Taste 2014

Win Tickets ($20): First Taste Oregon @ Oregon State Fair | 130+ Vendors, The Industry’s Best Winemakers, Brewers, Distillers, Artists, Culinary Masters & more!

January 25-26 @ Oregon State Fair – First Taste features some of the industry’s best winemakers, craft brewers, spirit distillers, artists and culinary masters. If wine is not your thing, enjoy a hard cider or a craft brew from one of the state’s best craft brewers or discover your new favorite distilled beverage. With over […]

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cello

Win Tickets ($50): Portland Cello Project with Patti King @ Revolution Hall | Homage to Radiohead Dual CD Release Party

January 25 @ Revolution Hall – Since the group’s inception in late 2007, the Portland Cello Project (or, PCP, as their fans affectionately call them), has wowed audiences all over the country with extravagant performances, everywhere from Prairie Home Companion, to parties on loading docks in NYC, to symphony halls from coast to coast, to […]

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John Sebastian

Win Tickets ($84): John Sebastian @ Aladdin Theater | Founder of The Lovin’ Spoonful, Singer, Songwriter, Rock n Roll

January 16 @ Aladdin Theater – Over four decades the contributions of John Sebastian have become a permanent part of our American musical fabric. His group The Lovin’ Spoonful played a major role in the mid-’60s rock revolution, but what leader, singer and songwriter Sebastian had in mind was actually a counter-revolution.

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