Friday, January 18, 2008
My friend Scott Hurd makes a few music recommendations...
Wed 1/16 8 pm $5 Chance Hayden jazz guitarist at Tony Starlights NE 37th & Sandy www.tonystarlight.com
Thu 1/17 8p $10 Bureau of Standards Big Band at Tony Starlights
Fri 1/18 8p & 10p $10 Bureau of Standards Big Band at Tony Starlights
Fri 1/18 9p-12M $10 5 Guys Named Moe (70's/80's R&B, funk, etc) at Macadam's Bar SW Macadam more info at www.themoes.com
Fri 1/18 7pm-11pm $12 Portland Old Time Music Gathering (bluegrass, country, etc) at The Norse Hall 111 NE 11th Ave . Great old time fun. More info at www.bubbaguitar.com
Sat 1/19 1p-6p free Portland Old Time Music Gathering at Norse Hall, jam sessions, dance/clogging workshops, etc.
7p $12 Square dance/concert with 6 bluegrass/old time bands.
Sat 1/19 8p-12M free The Boomer Band(50's/60's band with 3 woman sax section) at Lucky Eagle Casino Rochester , WA. more info at www.boomerband.com
Sat 1/26 8p-930p $5 Dr. Demento's "Festival of Dementia", audio & video everything from Spike Jones, Fish Heads, Monty Python, Weird Al, etc. at Kaul Auditorium Reed College, SE Woodstock More info at http://events.reed.edu
Other Dr.Demento lectures on 1/23, 1/24 & 1/25.
Sun 1/27 12N-12M Free Crystal Ballroom birthday free-for-all. Music, historical tour, etc. All ages. www.mcmenamins.com
Some upcoming music for a variety of ages courtesy of my friend Scott Hurd...
Wed 1/30 9p No cover. The Quadraphones (4 woman saxophone quartet) Mississippi Pizza Pub 3552 N. Mississippi. www.mississippipizzapub.com
Mon 2/4 8p-11p. $5 The Lily Wilde Orchestara (17 piece big band) Duff's Garage SE 7th & Market.
www.lilywildeorchestar.com or www.duffsgarage.com
Wed 2/6 7p Free Cascades Blues Association Monthly Meeting Melody Ballroom 615 SE Alder smoke free, all ages Geoff Achison, acoustic blues, then at 8p KG Jackson & the Shakers, great electric blues band ( Mr. Jackson is also one of Amtrak's best Conductors) more info at www.cascadeblues.org
Fri 2/7 9p $5 The Touchables (great 60's band) Duff's Garage 1635 SE 7th. more info at www.thetouchables.com