May 4 @ Revolution Hall – 50 Song Memoir is the new album from songwriter Stephin Merritt’s beloved recording project, the Magnetic Fields. This personal album, containing fifty songs, one for each year of the artist’s life, is projected for a late 2016/early 2017 release on Nonesuch Records. The album commenced recording on Stephin Merritt’s […]
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April 29 @ The Goodfoot – Yak Attack has been building buzz by touring frequently throughout the Pacific Northwest, California, and the Mountain West. The group’s music is best described as “organic electronica”, using skillful playing, live loops, and tightly constructed songs combined with raw improvisation to build high-energy and uplifting dance music from scratch, […]
On April 29 and 30, 2017, more than 80 artisans from across the Pacific Northwest will gather at Marylhurst University to display all types of guitars, bowed and stringed instruments, mandolins, banjos, ukes, percussion and ancient instruments.
April 26 @ The Goodfoot – Head for the Hills has a simple but continuing dilemma they can’t seem to resolve. Specialists have been hired to no avail and the predicament persists: how does one describe the multifarious music of Head for the Hills? Among the top contenders are catchy turns of phrase like post-bluegrass, […]
May 4 @ Aladdin Theater – Marc Cohn is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his platinum-selling debut record with a series of very special concerts. Joined by an all-star band, Marc will be performing his Grammy-winning record in its entirety, from start to finish. From the iconic opening track “Walking In Memphis,” to the album […]
May 2 @ Revolution Hall – Arlo Guthrie has been known to generations as a prolific songwriter, social commentator, master storyteller, actor and activist. Born in Coney Island, New York in 1947, Arlo is the eldest son of Marjorie Mazia Guthrie, a professional dancer with the Martha Graham Company and founder of The Committee to […]
May 3 @ Aladdin Theater – Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors is an Americana band from Memphis and East Nashville, TN. Formed in 2006 by Drew Holcomb (lead vocals, guitar, harmonica), the band includes Nathan Dugger (guitar, keys), Rich Brinsfield (bass), Jonathan Womble (drums), and Grant Pittman (keys).
April 28 @ The Secret Society – Slimkid3 (born Tre Hardson) first introduced himself to the world as part of the legendary hip-hop quartet The Pharcyde, dazzling crowds worldwide with their singular blend of freaky humor, far-out lyrical imagery, and jazz-laden beats.
Hello, Portland! 420 is here and we’ve got dinners, music, concerts & more! There’s still time to enter The Daily Leaf’s Giveaway. Soul’d Out Music Festival continues through the weekend. Earth Day is Saturday. Game 3 Blazers vs Warriors is Saturday.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Tropitaal, 420 Throwndown, Summer Cocktail Class & more.
April 21 @ The Goodfoot – Portland’s longest running DJ Dance Night, Soul Stew delivers deep & delicious cuts of funk, soul, disco & break beats on vinyl 45s. DJ Aquaman (aka Eric Hedford, former member of The Dandy Warhols and 2014 Oregon Music Hall Of Fame Inductee) joins forces with DJ Brad Vachal and […]
April 20 @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge – Celebrate the holiday with us as we welcome back Asher Fulero Band and unveil the goodfoot debut of Far Out West.
Hello, Portland! Easter weekend is here! Hunt for eggs & treats and mystery or tour the city’s naughty past. Blazers are in the playoffs! Stock up on beautiful plants at Hortlandia Plant and Art Sale. Chefs battle for your vote at SCRUMptious and Soul’d Out Music Festival starts next week.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Get on Up, Cloud City Presents Lupe Fiasco, Summer Cocktail Class & more.
April 22 @ Dantes – The Florida-based political rap duo Dead Prez consists of Stic.man and M-1, a pair of rappers inspired by revolutionaries from Malcolm X to Public Enemy. They immersed themselves in political and social studies as they forged their own style of hip-hop.
April 18 @ Revolution Hall – Ever since they first formed some 25 years ago, the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies made it their mission to veer from genre to genre across the musical map, choosing to follow their own muse regardless of feedback from fans and critics alike.
April 14 @ The Secret Society – After a wild Festival of Colors, North America’s most popular Bollywood dance party returns to Portland with a new harvest theme!
April 19 @ Aladdin Theater – A night of intrepid songwriting and acoustic innovation, beginning with Aoife O’Donovan at center stage. O’Donovan draws from her catalogue of songs, played as she wrote them; with just her acoustic guitar and voice.
April 15 @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge – Join us for another grand installation of Takimba’s “Get On Up” series. For this party, he is joined by DJ Saucy as they mash-up and re-mix classic JB cuts and throw in some of the artists who were greatly influenced by The Godfather!
April 14 @ Aladdin Theater – Choir! Choir! Choir! is a Toronto-based singing group led by creative directors Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman. The duo takes a non-traditional approach; there are no auditions, and the audience is the choir. Just show up and they’ll teach you an original arrangement to a song you love. Founded […]
April 18 @ Aladdin Theater – The Preservation Hall Jazz Band derives its name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue located in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter, founded in 1961 by Allan and Sandra Jaffe. The band has traveled worldwide spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New […]
April 22-23 @ First United Methodist Church – In the final concert of their 43rd season this April, Oregon Repertory Singers will perform some of the greatest choral music from American and Spanish composers. Love and Fire will feature works from the Renaissance to the present day, previewing the program ORS takes on tour to […]
April 15 @ Aladdin Theater – Three musicians with a singular sound, a playful yet accomplished interplay that seems to defy the laws of physics, an intensity with a great sense of humor, and modernity rooted in tradition. Väsen, a Swedish acoustic trio, now in its 27th year of touring together.
Hello, Portland! Spring is here! Stop by North 45 tonight for Brew Hog Blowout! Eat in the dark w/ Blind Cafe, or get the first glimpse of Portland Japanese Garden’s Huge Expansion. Tickets for MusicFestNW go on sale Friday morning and 80s Video Dance Attack celebrates their 12th anniversary this weekend!
April 14 @ World Forestry Center – SCRUMptious is an annual chef competition and fundraiser benefiting Portland Pigs Rugby Club and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metropolitan Area and sponsored by Widmer Brothers Brewing.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Tropical Night, Cloud City Presents Lupe Fiasco, Summer Cocktail Class & more.
Thursdays @ Produce Row Cafe – Get into the post-work chill zone at Produce Row Cafe every Thursday evening from 6-10pm for live music from rotating talented local DJs, Rev Shines, All Night Tong, and Roane.
April 8 @ Goodfoot California’s Object Heavy draws from the sound of soul music! Inspired by the parameters of rock, funk, blues, R&B and hip hop, the band features two singers, whose lyrics remind us of a world in need, a world to love, and a place to be free.
April 6 @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge – 13 years and hundreds of shows later, Jujuba continues to whip crowds into a dancing frenzy with their explosive live shows. Led by master talking drummer, Nojeem Lasisi (King Sunny Ade), the ten piece band straddles the line between Afrobeat and juju. A full horn line, rubbery […]
April 8 @ The Secret Society – From the group’s foundation until today, the international road taken by Dina y los rumberos has been paved with success in both the United States as well as abroad.
80s Video Dance Attack is in Lola’s Room & the Crystal Ballroom on Friday, April 7th for our 12th Anniversary celebration!
Hello, Portland! April Fool’s Day is here we have a lot of fun things to do this weekend! Cheer on Oregon in March Madness! See delicious drag and burlesque at Final Fridays: Bombshell! Joe Machi headlines Helium and Dan Cable Presents: All These Foolz at Secret Society. Sample among 60+ ciders at Portland Hophouse Ciderfest! […]
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Urban Tellers, Grand Syrah Tasing, All These Foolz & more.