October 27 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Join the Rolston String Quartet, known for their “electrifying performance” (Strings Magazine), for a program of emotionally-haunting and eerie string quartets.
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The Weekend is back, Portland! Exquisite Creatures is now open at OMSI. Check out The Reformers interactive Halloween experience at the mall: We’re All Gonna Die! Get a jump start on holiday shopping w/ Art in the Burbs or Bead Bazaar Plus!
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Natasha Bedingfield, Taylor Tomlinson, New Year’s Eve & more!
November 15 @ Crystal Ballroom – KIDinaKORNER/Interscope band X Ambassadors’ debut album, “VHS,” reflected on the events that shaped the lives of lead vocalist and lyricist Sam Harris and his older brother, keyboardist Casey Harris, growing up in Ithaca, New York.
October 11-12 @ Barrel Room – Portland’s Longest Running and ONLY Dueling Piano Show Bar, now in its ninth award-winning season! Featuring National Touring Talent every weekend this Vegas Style request driven show
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
November 1 @ Revolution Hall -Born in Plymouth, North Carolina and raised in Mount Vernon, NY, Smoove is a gifted writer, comedian and actor, who continues to entertain audiences all over the world with his unique brand of comedic funk.
October 23 @ Aladdin Theater – Lucy Dacus is done thinking small. Two years after her 2016 debut, No Burden, won her unanimous acclaim as one of rock’s most promising new voices, Dacus returns on March 2 with Historian, a remarkably assured 10-track statement of intent.
October 20 @ Aladdin Theater – With 1975’s Chewing Pine, Kottke reached the U.S. Top 30 for the second time; he also gained an international following thanks to his continuing tours in Europe and Australia.
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
October 26 @ Jack London Revue – The longest-running Bollywood Halloween party in the world is a Portland original, a wild dance party celebrating 17 years of raucous costumed merriment hosted by DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid.
October 17 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Experience a new frontier in music as Beethoven’s “Eroica” Symphony combines with the melodies and lyrics of Coldplay to produce a perfect modern pairing.
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.
October 12 @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge – Garcia Birthday Band (GBB), is a group of veteran musicians interpreting and celebrating the vast repertoire of the late Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead. But this isn’t a “tribute band!”
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.
October 4-5 @ Barrel Room – Portland’s Longest Running and ONLY Dueling Piano Show Bar, now in its ninth award-winning season! Featuring National Touring Talent every weekend this Vegas Style request driven show
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Portland Comedy Festival, Mystery Ship Masquerade, New Year’s Eve & more!
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!
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.
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.
November 3 @ Aladdin Theater – Understanding the virtuosity of Reckless Kelly requires the perspective of where the band has been. Cody and Willy Braun grew up in the White Cloud Mountains of Idaho. They moved to Bend, Oregon, and then migrated to that great musical fountainhead, Austin, Texas.
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.
December 13 @ Roseland Theater – With sold-out national tours, a social media following over 7 million, and video views over a quarter of a BILLION, Granger Smith has amassed a rabid audience, while building a truly groundbreaking career.
October 3 @ The Goodfoot – Skerik band features 30 years of compositions from the saxophone legend backed by a stellar band of the NW’s finest musicians.
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 […]
February 4 @ Crystal Ballroom – Fact: Queensrÿche have never been a band to rest on their laurels. In a career set against the new-millennium’s backdrop of cultural chaos, they’ve remained a constant; musically innovative and lyrically thought-provoking.
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!