Category: PDX Blues Event

Guitar Dynamite – Carvin Jones Band

Carvin Jones

Carvin Jones, “The King of Strings,” is an explosive blues front man who astounds crowds with his raw talent and charisma. His remarkable energy, showmanship and guitar ability have made him a favorite of music fans and fellow musicians alike

Hollywood Theater to Screen Satan & Adam – Blues Duo Documentary

Satan & Adam

In 1986, harmonica player Adam Gussow asked if he could jam on the streets of Harlem with one-man-band Sterling “Mr. Satan” Magee. Amidst NYC’s racial tension, this Jewish Ivy League graduate and black Mississippi bluesman, Satan & Adam, made an

Tedeschi Trucks Band & Los Lobos Visit Salem’s L. B. Day Amphitheater

After many years on the road building separate, successful solo careers, Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi united to form the Tedeschi Trucks Band with an extended pool of collaborators and friends. Well-known for their outstanding live performances, the formidable husband-and-wife

Mark Hummel’s Golden State – Lone Star Blues Revue Coming to The Lake Theater

Mark Hummel’s Golden State - Lone Star Blues Revue

Mark Hummel’s Golden State – Lone Star Blues Revue is the definition of a blues super group, made up of some of the most exciting musicians from California and Texas. Hummel is an award winning harmonica player and vocalist who

Brother Yusef – The King Of Organic, Deep-Fried, Fattback Blues​, Visits Catfish Lou’s

Brother Yusef

Brother Yusef has been described as a master solo guitarist, as well as a uniquely passionate vocalist. His performances are as raw, honest, and as real as the genre can be. Honed over thirty years, he calls his multifaceted style,

Alberta Abbey to Host NW Musicians Fundraiser to Aid Fly Me To The Moon Organization

Fly Me To The Moon Organization

On Sunday, May 19, four of Portland’s most beloved musical acts will take the stage to raise money for Fly Me To The Moon, a new nonprofit organization that delivers live music performances to seniors in assisted living, retirement communities,

Duffy Bishop & Chris Carlson Back in Portland For Date At Lake Theater

Duffy Bishop & Chris Carlson

Duffy Bishop is a force of nature; a powerful blues blaster and sultry soul singer with a stage presence that connects intensely with her audience, whether in an intimate club or huge festival. One of the most beloved performers in

Matt Brown Schedules Homecoming for Albert Rose Theatre

Judging from his music, Matt Brown is an old soul. With a voice seasoned by influences such as Ray Charles and Bill Withers and guitar styling steeped in the tradition of Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan, Brown’s artistry is

John Németh & The Blue Dreamers to Play Jack London Revue

John Németh & The Blue Dreamers

Drawing from the strong influences of blues and R&B as well as contemporary sounds in hip hop and rock & roll, John Németh creates original music that is both personal and universal. John’s songs are groove and melody driven, laced

Washington’s Sunbanks Music Festival Returning in May

Sunbanks Music Festival

The award-winning Sunbanks Festival is a four-day music festival located against the backdrop of Banks Lake near Grand Coulee Dam at the beautiful Sunbanks Lake Resort in Electric City, Washington. Founded in 1995, local, regional, national, and international artists alike