Category: Past PDX Blues Event

Charlie Parr at The Aladdin

Minnesota-based folk and blues artist Charlie Parr has released a new eponymous titled album that collects new songs and new studio versions of classics/audience favorites from throughout his career, featuring his trademark resonator and 12-string guitars.  It’s a musical reckoning …

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NW Women Rhythm & Blues Christmas Concerts

Sonny Hess’ Musicians for the Cure presents the 21st annual NW Women Rhythm & Blues Christmas Concerts to be on two nights at The Blue Diamond. Performers this year will include Sonny Hess, Lisa Man, Rae Gordon, Angel Jones, Nayibe …

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Soul Legend Lee Fields

Soul music pours out of Lee Fields — as free and unstinting as God’s love. It has ever since the 1960s when he was a teenager in North Carolina sweating it out on juke joint stages, crumpled dollars hailing at …

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Sheila Wilcoxson: A Remembrance and Celebration of Life

Friends and fans of the late Sheila Wilcoxson, legendary Portland singer, are invited to join her family and many of Portland’s finest musicians for a remembrance and celebration of her life at the North Portland Fraternal Order of the Eagles …

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Acoustic Guitar Summit Christmas

The Acoustic Guitar Summit is made up of three of the country’s best finger-style guitarists. Two members, Doug Smith and Mark Hanson, won a Grammy in 2005 for their contributions to the Henry Mancini – Pink Guitar CD. The third …

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Walter Trout Touring with New Recording

Award-winning blues-rocker Walter Trout’s is currently on tour promoting the upcoming release of his new recording, Survivor Blues, which will be released on January 25. The track list of Survivor Blues is a window into the 67-year-old’s fast-moving backstory, chronicling …

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JD McPherson & Joel Paterson, Double Header at Polaris Hall

With an unaffected take on vital American music and a voice that channels the spirit of Little Richard and James Brown – JD McPherson and HiStyle Records present traditional Rhythm & Blues and Rock N’ Roll with fresh and exciting …

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Canada’s Blue Moon Marquee at The Lake

Born in the wild rose foothills of Alberta, Canada but now residing on the British Columbia coastline, Blue Moon Marquee is a Gypsy Blues band who write and perform songs influenced by anything that swings, jumps, or grooves. Artists like …

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Sugar & Spice – A Holiday Treat With Julie Amici & LaRhonda Steele

Every year during the Christmas season, Music Mondays presents a Holiday Showcase. On Monday Dec 23 they are bringing back some of their favorites for “Sugar & Spice, A Holiday Treat.” featuring LaRhonda Steele and Julie Amici backed by an …

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Ayron Jones and The Way

“There’s nothing more American than rock ’n’ roll,” Jones explains in the Seattle Times, “And in this time period, we need it now more than ever. Regardless of who is responsible, there’s divisiveness in this country that we’ve never seen since …

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