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Win Tickets ($30): Stevie Wonder Goes to Brazil w/ POPgoji and Special Guests @ The Goodfoot | Pop Soul, Portland 2019 Memorial Day Weekend

May 25 @ The Goodfoot – POPgoji is a large dance band mashing up Brazilian rhythms with pop-soul lyrics based in Portland, Oregon. In 2013, percussionist Michael Galen wanted to build on the vibrant energy of local samba jam sessions (pagodes) by making it easier for non-Portuguese speakers to participate fully.

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MANY Portland July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650): Cider Summit, Edgefield Brewfest, Bushwood Soiree & More! | June 28-July 1, 2018

Hello, Portland! July 4th is next Wednesday but Portland knows how to start the party early! Oregon Cider Week wraps up with Cider Summit, Cider + Donuts, Apple Art & the official Timbers Viewing Party! Sample more than $100 brews at Edgefield Brewfest. Check out the splash zone at Evil Dead The Musical. And check […]

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Win Tickets ($24): POPgoji, Brown Calculus, DJ Mafu @ The Goodfoot | American Pop/soul + Hot Afro-Brazilian dance rhythms, Jazz

June 30 @ The Goodfoot – POPgoji is a mash up of American pop/soul and infectious Brazilian beats. Fine tuned vocal harmonies, layered percussion, and unique strings pay tribute to spiritual traditions of the African diaspora. Recreating the community energy of a Rio-style pagode jam session, POPgoji packs dance floors with hot Afro-Brazilian dance rhythms […]

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Paa Kow w/ POPgoji @ The Goodfoot | Internationally Renowned Drum Set Player, Bandleader, Composer, Brazilian Soul

May 19 @ The Goodfoot – Paa Kow is an internationally renowned drum set player, bandleader, composer, and producer. Growing up in the small village of Enyan Denkyira near Cape Coast in Ghana, West Africa, Paa Kow began to play music and tour with his family’s concert band at a very early age. He has […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): FestiBus, Holiday Parties, Music, Gift Ideas, MIJA, New Year’s Eve Parties & More! | December 17-20, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend is here and the holidays are in full swing! Hop on the Christmas Ships parade, or get in the holiday spirit at Pittock Mansion. FestiBus is accepting passengers and Tony Starlight is crooning holiday favorites! And New Year’s Eve is coming up quick! Check our HUGE list of events, giveaways, parties […]

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,000+): Oregon Truffle Festival, New Year’s Eve Parties, Holiday Shows & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including A Holiday Postcard, New Year’s Eve Parties, Oregon Truffle Festival & more. Join Our Newsletter & WIN Portland Tickets! ——————————————— Helpful article on how to win a best comment contest here by Todd Mintz. ———————————— Win A Quest ($49): Uncover Portland’s Hidden […]

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Candelaria with POPgoji @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Cumbia-dub, American Pop / Soul

Inspired by the raw, rootsy rhythms of cumbia, yet growing restless with only playing covers, they began to experiment with the style. They applied dub studio techniques and reggae style bass lines to traditional cumbia and other Colombian rhythms, developing a completely unique style of dance music with electronic sensibilities and a raw, live feel.

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