Category: Past PDX Blues Event

Barks Brews & Blues!

Barks Brews & Blues

Spend a terrific evening of blues and brews with Kevin Selfe & The Tornadoes, Ben Rice and AC Porter at one of the area’s most unique pubs, Fido’s “World’s First Dog Tap House.” As the name suggests, Fido’s is a

An Acoustic Night With Ty Curtis

Ty Curtis Unplugged

Come join Ty Curtis for an intimate, laid-back acoustic night filled with all-original, home-grown blues. This is sure to be a pleasing show with Ty showcasing his extraordinary acoustic guitar abilities along with his talented vocals and songwriting skills. Joining

Too Slim and the Taildraggers

Too Slim And The Taildraggers - Unplugged

Too Slim and the Taildraggers is a legendary Northwest blues rock band that has received multiple awards from blues societies across the region as well as several Blues Music Award nominations. Led by guitarist Tim “Too Slim“ Langford, a tremendous

Horn From The Heart – The Paul Butterfield Story

Horn From The Heart - The Paul Butterfield Story

Horn From The Heart – The Paul Butterfield Story is a feature-length documentary about legendary blues musician Paul Butterfield — a white, teen-age harmonica player from Chicago’s south side who learned the blues from many of the original black masters.

Ian Moore – Blues-Rock & Texas Soul

Ian Moore

Originally from Austin, Texas but now living in Seattle, Guitarist, singer, and songwriter Ian Moore first made his mark recording on the Capricorn label back in the 1970s. Known for his blues-rock roster, Moore was right at home and toured

Catfish Lou’s Grand Re-opening – Blues, Brews & Cues

Catfish Lou’s Grand Re-opening

  One of Portland’s favorite blues venues, Catfish Lou’s, is moving to a new location but will feature the same great music and Southern menu in a much larger location that will also offer a world-class billiards room. Their doors

Tualatin Crawfish Festival 2019

Tualatin Crawfish Festival

The annual Tualatin Crawfish Festival returns this summer for another two days of food, live entertainment, and activities. Participate in a crawfish eating contest, or simply nosh on crawfish and enjoy the festivities. Live music is held both days, with

Southern Blues-Rocker & Storyteller Paul Thorn

Paul Thorn

Tupelo Mississippi bred singer and songwriter Paul Thorn grew up in the shadow of Elvis, but the greatest influences on his life were his pentecostal preacher daddy, who taught him how to respect and serve people, and his pimp uncle

Bones Owens – Blues-Based Rock

Bones Owens

Bones Owens has been writing songs since the mid nineties when posters of Kurt Cobain and Jimi Hendrix adorned his walls. The rural Missouri native found music to be his connection to the outside world, away from the otherwise desolate

Catfish Lou’s Offers Late Night After Festival Shows

Brother Yusef Catfish Lou’s Offers Late Night

After a full day at the Waterfront Blues Festival, if you’re still looking for more blues music, slide over to Catfish Lou’s and party till the sun comes up at its Portland Blues Experience’s Late Night Parties. Enjoy appearances by