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Digable Planets

Win Tickets ($64): Grammy Winners Digable Planets @ Crystal Ballroom | Alternative Hip Hop Trio, Portland 2017 Memorial Day Weekend

May 28 @ Crystal Ballroom – Alternative hip-hop trio, Mary Ann “Ladybug Mecca” Vieira, Craig “Doodlebug” Irving and Ishmael “Butterfly” Butler have reunited! Their debut album Reachin’ (A New Refutation of Time and Space) in 1993 featured crossover hit, “Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)” earning a Grammy for Best Rap Performance by a Duo […]

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David Lindley

Win Tickets ($60): David Lindley @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Cindy Lee Berryhill, Multi-Instrumentalist, Rock, Country, World

June 4 @ Aladdin Theater – Multi-instrumentalist David Lindley performs music that redefines the word “eclectic.” Lindley, well known for his many years as the featured accompanist with Jackson Browne, and leader of his own band El Rayo-X, has long championed the concept of world music.

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BC x LD ALBUM RELEASE,  @ The Goodfoot

Win Tickets: BCxLD Show @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | w/ Brad Parsons, Sean O’Neill & More! Portland 2017 Memorial Day Weekend

May 25 @ The Goodfoot – Producer Brass Clouds (Horsefeathers) and emcee Lucas Dix (Jellyfish Brigade, Shut-ins and the Colony) have teamed up to form BCxLD. Together, the Portland based hip hop duo released My, How Time Flies, a four part series to be released over the last 12 months.

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Justin Townes Earle

Win Tickets ($50): Justin Townes Earle @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Special Guests The Sadies, Indie

May 31 @ Aladdin Theater – Since launching his recording career a decade ago, Justin Townes Earle has established a reputation as a singular leading light in the Americana music community. With fearless, personally charged lyrical insight and infectious melodic craftsmanship, the young veteran singer-songwriter has built a rich, personally charged body of work.

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jean-Luc Ponty

Win Tickets ($90): Jean-Luc Ponty – The Atlantic Years @ Aladdin Theater | Jazz Violinist, Bebop, Electric Violin, Clarinet

May 30 @ Aladdin Theater – After studying classical violin at the Paris Conservatory, Jean Luc Ponty turned to jazz in the 60’s. Thanks to his revolutionary style he collaborated with some of the best European and American musicians such as Eddy Louiss, Daniel Humair, Niels Henning-Ørsted Pedersen, John Lewis, Lalo Schifrin, and Quincy Jones. […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Kenton Street Fair, UFO Festival, Red Bull Sound Select, Mortified, Pub Tours & More! | May 18-21, 2017

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Kenton Street Fair, UFO Festival, Red Bull Sound Select, Mortified, Pub Tours

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Win Tickets ($24): Alex Dezen (of the Damwells) and His Band @ Mission Theater | w/ Mike Dunn, Slater Smith

May 18 @ Mission Theater – It’s official. The Damnwells are done. “It was an amazing run,” says Alex Dezen. “But it’s time to move on.” 16 years, 5 albums, and countless miles later, Dezen is finally stepping out on his own with his second solo album in two years. Truth be told, the tenuous […]

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Red Bull Sound Select Presents: 3 Days in Portland

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: 3 Days in Portland | Alvvays, The Courtneys, NAO, Candace, Aminé, The Last Artful, Dodgr & More!

May 18-20 – NAO will be joining the Red Bull Sound Select’s 3 Days In Portland bill on Friday, May 19 at the Wonder Ballroom. The UK artist will headline the night, replacing Shamir who had to bow out due to unforeseen circumstances. NAO recently wowed audiences at this year’s Coachella Festival and has since […]

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Soul Stew

Win Tickets: Soul Stew Night w/ DJ Aquaman & Friends @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Soul, Disco, Break Beats & More!

May 12 @ 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 […]

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Funk n Roses

Win Tickets: BRETT McCONNELL’S FUNK and ROSES @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Full Rhythm Section, 3-Piece Horns, Portland’s Only Show of the Year!

May 11 @ Goodfoot – Join Brett McConnell (bassist for Shafty, the Asher Fulero Band, Fresh Track) and friends for the SIXTH annual performance of their powerhouse supergroup: Funk N’ Roses! Funk N’ Roses is a “somewhat funky tribute to Guns N’ Roses” that is comprises a full rhythm section, a three-piece horn section, and […]

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Too Many Zooz

Win Tickets ($36): Too Many Zooz @ Aladdin Theater | Brass House, w/ Massacooramaan

May 20 @ Aladdin Theater – With the snowballing trend towards electronic instrumentation in music, it’s easy to forget where it all first started: on street corners with real instruments, playing for tips, that is until you’ve heard Too Many Zooz. One part New Orleans Jazz, one part Caribbean Calypso and two parts fun, Too […]

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MANY Portland Cinco de Mayo Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Kentucky Derby Watch Parties, Waterfront Festival, PDX Urban Wine Experience, Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & More! | May 4-7, 2017

Hello Portland, May the 4th be with you! The weekend is back and the sun is shining! Head to the waterfront for the Cinco de Mayo Festival. Watch the greatest 2 minutes in sports + dress in southern style at these Kentucky Derby Parties. This weekend is your last chance to see the Wooden Shoe […]

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Kaleo b&w

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents KALEO – Express Tour 2017 | Presale Code, Indie Rock, Folk, Garage Punk, Portland 2017 Labor Day Weekend

September 1 @ Oregon Zoo – Every story has two sides, and that adage is certainly true for Kaleo, the four-piece band from Iceland who now call the US home. Call it a split upbringing: the isolated heritage that results from coming of age in Iceland has paired with the fresh inspiration of moving to […]

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Brandi Carlile

Win Tickets ($90): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Brandi Carlile | Alternative Country & Folk Rock, Presale Code

July 29 & 30 @ Oregon Zoo – “Everyone needs to be risking something,” says Seattle-based singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile. She’s discussing the M.O. behind The Firewatcher’s Daughter, her stunning new release – her first for artist-friendly indie label ATO. The 12-song collection marks a triumphant return after a three-year recording hiatus, and her strongest, most […]

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Win Tickets ($59): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Aimee Mann, Rhiannon Giddens | Presale Code, Rock, Folk, Country, New Wave, Bluegrass, Jazz

July 16 @ Oregon Zoo – Aimee Mann’s Mental Illness, her first album in five years, will be released on March 31 via her own SuperEgo Records. The record follows 2012’s Charmer, which Rolling Stone proclaimed “shows off the more pop-oriented side to her usual acoustic tendencies.” With this follow-up, she returns to a more […]

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Polish Ambassador @ Crystal w/ Beloved

Win Tickets ($54): Beloved Presents The Polish Ambassador + HÄANA & The Bohemian Dub Orchestra @ Crystal Ballroom | Electropop, Electronic Rock

May 12 @ 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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Magic Beans and Steve Swatkins at Goodfoot

Win Tickets ($20): Magic Beans and Steve Swatkins @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Space Funk / Groove Grass / Ameritronica

May 6 @ The Goodfoot – The Magic Beans are band with a passion for music that is as infectious as their songs, both of which have gained them national notoriety in a short time. Much like the taste’s of modern music lovers, the band’s sound isn’t confined to one-genre. The Beans strive to be […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750+): Crab Seafood & Wine Festival, Beer + Yoga, Gorge Open Studios, Tulip Festival, Tom Green & More! | April 27-30, 2017

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and temperatures are warming up! Itchin’ to get out of town? Head for the Gorge for Open Studios Tour or check out Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Tom Green headlines Helium and Beer+ Yoga returns Monday. Start thinking about Mom: Mother’s Day is coming up!

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