Category: PDX Blues Event

Cascade Blues Association Holiday Party

CBA Holiday Party

Cascade Blues Association Holiday Party is Sunday, December 9 East Portland Moose Lodge 1891, 16411 NE Halsey Street Performances by Rose City Kings, Billy D & The Hoodoos, Mick Shafer Band CD Release Celebration, and Randy Morrison Band. Silent Auction

NW Blues/Rock Showcase To Celebrate Veterans

To celebrate our nation’s veterans, the PGN Lodge in Keizer will be hosting an all-day music showcase featuring a number of the best musicians of our region. Featured performers will include Lloyd Jones, Julie Strange, Sonny Hess, Johnny Wheels &

Crystal Ballroom Welcomes The Devil Makes Three – Two Nights

The Devil Makes Three

“There’s a road that goes out of every town. All you’ve got to do is get on it,” Pete Bernhard of The Devil Makes Three says. The guitarist/singer and his cohorts in the raw and raucous trio The Devil Makes

Marty O’Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra

Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra

Just when you think American roots music should be relegated to the dusty confines of a purist’s museum it will surprise you with a paradigm shift. Take Marty O’Reilly & the Old Soul Orchestra— passing through tradition, the quartet stumbled

Albina Soul Revue – Featuring the Unsung Heroes of Portland Soul

Albina Soul Revue

The Albina Soul Revue is a Portland soul music showcase of historic proportions. The event features a diverse lineup of underrepresented musicians once active in the Albina area of North & Northeast Portland. Performing original selections from the 1970s, these

Exciting New Format For Muddy Awards

Muddy Awards

The Cascade Blues Association’s annual Muddy Awards is already one of the most anticipated dates of the year for the city’s blues community. This year’s event not only finds us in a new location, the Alberta Rose Theatre and returning

Cee Cee James Birthday Celebration at Catfish Lou’s

Cee Cee James Stripped Down & Surrendered

American Blues Scene magazine states, “Often compared to Janis Joplin for her raw style, energy and vocals, Cee Cee James sings the Blues in a way that defines the genre itself. With a dynamic range that matches her energy, Cee

Joe Bonamassa Blues Guitar Icon

Joe Bonamassa

Two-time Grammy-nominated blues-rock guitar icon Joe Bonamassa returns to Portland for one night only supporting his latest release Redemption. Hailed worldwide as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, Bonamassa has almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and

17th Annual Musicians Toy Run Benefit

17th Annual Musicians Toy Run Benefit

The 17th annual Musicians Toy Run Benefit for the Shriner’s Hospital returns this year with a full day’s worth of music featuring many of the area’s favorite artists. Hosted by Francine Reed & The High Speed Wobblers, the lineup will

Charlie Burse Gravestone Benefit

Charlie Burse

Charlie Burse was a skilled multi-instrumentalist, boisterous singer and memorable showman. He contributed to some of the most influential jug band recordings, such as “Cocaine Habit,””You May Leave,””Bottle It Up and Go” and “Stealin’ Stealin’” (covered by countless bands over