Category: Past PDX Blues Event

The Art Bar in Antoinette Hatfield Hall Hosts Portraits Of The Portland Jazz Festival

Portraits Of The Portland Jazz Festival

Coinciding with the 2019 Portland Jazz Festival, Portraits Of The Portland Jazz Festival, portrait paintings and drawings by Portland artist Diane Russell, will be on display February 1–28 at the Art Bar in Antoinette Hatfield Hall. The solo exhibit will

Robert Cray Band To Play Salem’s Elsinore Theater

Robert Cray To Play the Elsinore Theater

Robert Cray has been bridging the lines between blues, soul, and R&B for four decades, and over that time has accumulated five Grammy wins, a Blues Hall of Fame induction, an Americana Lifetime achievement award, while embarking on countless tours

Kim Field & The Perfect Gentlemen Schedule Debut Performance for Blue Diamond

Kim Field and The Perfect Gentlemen

It isn’t every day that a new band takes the stage for the first time and gets noticed right off the bat, but it also isn’t every day that a band like Kim Field and The Perfect Gentlemen comes around.

Blackberry Smoke Headed to Revolution Hall

Blackberry Smoke

Pigeonholing Blackberry Smoke has never been easy. Since emerging from Atlanta in the early ‘00s, the quintet — vocalist/lead guitarist Charlie Starr, guitarist/vocalist Paul Jackson, bassist/vocalist Richard Turner, drummer Brit Turner and keyboardist Brandon Still — has become known for

Chico Schwall’s American Roots – Blind Willie McTell & The Carter Family

Chico Schwall's American Roots - Blind Willie McTell & The Carter Family

Wednesday, February 6, Eugene’s Chico Schwall and company will pay tribute to two American Masters: Blind Willie McTell & The Carter Family. Blind Willie McTell (1898-1959) did it all: blues, ragtime, hokum, slide guitar — and all of it on

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Slated for Revolution Hall

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews has God-given talent, natural charisma, and a relentless drive to merge many musical genres. His new album opens with a dirge, but if you think the beloved bandleader, singer, songwriter and horn-blower came here to mourn,

The Record Company to Play Two Oregon Shows — Open for Bob Seger

The Record Company

Founded in 2011 by Chris Vos (guitar, lead vocals, harmonica), Alex Stiff (bass, guitar, vocals) and Marc Cazorla (drums, piano, vocals), The Record Company immediately took their hometown by storm, hailed by L.A. Weekly for “making bluesy music that would

31st Annual Winterfolk Festival Scheduled for Alberta Rose Theatre

  Winterfolk, Portland’s largest annual folk music festival, will kick off on Saturday, February 2. This performance is a benefit for JOIN PDX, an organization pledged to assist folks who may be homeless or living in the cars find and

JJ Grey & Mofro Visits The Crystal Ballroom

JJ Grey & Mofro

From his days of playing greasy local juke joints to headlining major festivals, JJ Grey remains an unfettered, blissful performer, singing with a blue-collared spirit over the bone-deep grooves of his compositions. His presence before an audience is something startling

36th Annual Reel Music Film Festival Scheduled for January 18 through February 17

During January and February, the Northwest Film Center will host the 36th Annual Music Film Festival. Featuring a kaleidoscopic of genres, movements, labels, bands, and solo artists, the Reel Music Film Festival offers the latest in music film—from intimate portraits