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Del McCoury Band

Win Tickets ($90): Del McCoury Band @ Aladdin Theater | Grammy Award-winning Bluegrass Band

November 9 @ Revolution Hall – Even among the pantheon of music’s finest artists, Del McCoury stands alone. From the nascent sound of bluegrass that charmed hardscrabble hillbilly honkytonks, rural schoolhouse stages, and the crowning glory of the Grand Ole Opry to the present-day culture-buzz of viral videos and digital streams, Del is the living […]

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Win Tickets ($50): Justin Townes Earle @ Revolution Hall | w/ Jonny Two Bags, Country, Pop, Rock

November 3 @ Revolution Hall – Justin Townes Earle has done a lot of living in his 37 years. For starters, there’s the quick-hit bullet points about his childhood that seem to get dredged up in every interview, article or review about the singer-songwriter and guitarist: Born the son of Steve Earle, who was largely […]

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Win Tickets ($50): Live! On Stage: Jonathan Richman @ Revolution Hall | Founder of Modern Lovers, Rock, Folk, Protopunk, Featuring Tommy Larkins on the Drums

November 2 @ Revolution Hall – 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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Win Tickets ($60): Son Volt @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Peter Bruntnell, Alternative Rock

October 15 @ Aladdin Theater -On Son Volt’s new record, Union, present and past mingle into strong confluence. The thirteen new songs written by founder Jay Farrar confront our turbulent politics and articulate the clarity and comfort music can offer in the tumult. “There are so many forces driving our country apart,” observes Farrar. “What […]

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Win Tickets ($70): Grammy Nominee Natasha Bedingfield @ Revolution Hall | Pop Soul Diva Songwriter

October 29 @ Revolution Hall – Inspired by her brother Daniel, who in 2001 scored his first radio hits, Natasha Bedingfield began writing and soon signed a deal with BMG, followed by a much acclaimed, top-selling album, “Unwritten” that debuted at number one on the British charts. Bedingfield’s rhythmic pop sound netted her Platinum artist […]

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The Wailers

Win Tickets ($60): The Wailers @ Aladdin Theater | Performing 40th Anniversary of Survival + 2nd Set of Classics

October 24 @ Aladdin Theater – The legendary Wailers band is carrying its revolutionary sound and message to loyal fans around the world. Steered by famed bassist and founder Aston “Familyman” Barrett, and joined in solidarity with original Wailers’ band members, The Wailers are on the brink of musical history!

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The Brothers Comatose

Win Tickets ($40): The Brothers Comatose @ Aladdin Theater | Bluegrass, Country & Rock ‘n’ Roll

October 17 @ Aladdin Theater – Whether traveling to gigs on horseback or by tour bus, Americana mavens The Brothers Comatose forge their own path with raucous West Coast renderings of traditional bluegrass, country and rock ‘n’ roll music. The five-piece string band is anything but a traditional acoustic outfit with their fierce musicianship and […]

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Win Tickets ($60): Gaelic Storm @ Revolution Hall | Chart Topping Celtic Band

October 11 @ Revolution Hall – After nearly two decades and more than 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is looking sharper than ever with their latest release, Matching Sweaters. The new album mixes traditional Irish music with modern influences, creating a sound that’s as wide-ranging as the band’s […]

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portland state of mind 2019

2019 Portland State of Mind Events | A Festival of Knowledge and Culture, Family Friendly Events, Yoga, Sports, Lectures & More!

October 10-20 – For 10 days in October, Portland State University rolls out the welcome mat and invites everyone to campus for a jam-packed celebration of knowledge and culture. Join us for Portland State of Mind, an annual festival that highlights the unique relationship between PSU and the Portland community.

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Dodgy Mountain Men

Win Tickets: Dodgy Mountain Men, Ben Larson @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Bluegrass, A Unique Electro-acoustic Experience

October 10 @ The Goodfoot Dodgy Mountain Men sling a home-brewed Montana stompgrass that goes down smooth but packs a bite, mixing the rhythms of bluegrass, the soul of the blues and the energy of rock ‘n’ roll with a plethora of other musical traditions to create a unique electro-acoustic experience.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Portland Comedy Festival, VegFest, Haunted Pub Tour, Bigfoot Bash, Fall Home & Garden Show & More! | October 3-6, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get in some laughs with Tree Huggers Comedy. Bella Organic’s Haunted Corn Maze Opens Friday! Learn more about plant-based eating at VegFest. And apple season is here!

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The Talbott Brothers

Win Tickets ($40): The Talbott Brothers – Run No More Tour @ Aladdin Theater | Americana Rock

October 18 @ Aladdin Theater – Blood is thicker than water and there’s nothing like family creating music together to prove it. With contrasting blood-harmonies and left-handed/right-handed guitar playing, singer-songwriter duo The Talbott Brothers combine rock, blues and pop with honest storytelling.

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Win Tickets ($60): Witch @ Revolution Hall | Featuring Kyle Thomas (King Tuff), J Mascis (Dinosaur Jr), Dave Sweetapple (Sweet Apple, Eerie) And Graham Clise (Annihilation Time, Lecherous Gaze)

October 20 @ Revolution Hall – Witch was born from a marriage of apparently contradictory influences. J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. renown and his long time friend Dave Sweetapple were interested in forming a hard rock band.

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Smiths to Smithereens

Win Tickets ($40): From Smiths to Smithereens: A Tribute to ‘80s College Rock @ Alberta Street Pub | Raffle, Drinks, Featuring Portland’s Best Bands, Benefit for p:ear

October 12 @ Alberta Street Pub – Wrangled by local musicians Pete Ficht and Ezra Holbrook, the 5th Annual “From Smiths to Smithereens: A Tribute to ‘80s College Rock” is a rocking show that features more than a dozen of Portland’s best bands playing.

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The Polish Ambassador "2020 : A Space Oddity"

Win Tickets ($90): 2020: A Space Oddity Portland New Year’s Eve Celebration w/ The Polish Ambassador @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Random Rab, Wildlight, Weird is the New Normal, An Interdimensional Soirée

December 31 @ Crystal Ballroom – The Polish Ambassador (real name David Sugalski) is raising the bar for what it means to be a professionally touring musician. Sure, the electronic musician lays claim to producing the sweetest beats this side of the Milky Way Galaxy, but the world’s funkiest diplomat is also using his popularity […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

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