On Sunday, January 6, Guitarist Tom Gilberts will celebrate with an official Portland release party for his terrific recording Grit. Mostly an instrumental album, it features all original music showcasing Gilberts diversity at an array of guitar stylings. Joining him for this show will be Wade Kirtley on B3, Joe Aloia on bass, Steel Toe Joe on harmonica, with a drummer TBA.
Catfish Lou’s, 2460 NW 24th Avenue. 6:00 pm. Free.