Win Tickets: Jon Wayne And The Pain w/Yak Attack @ The Goodfoot | Reggae, Rock, Ska, EDM

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Jon Wayne And The Pain w/Yak Attack @ The Goodfoot on October 26. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, October 25.

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From our sponsors:
Jon Wayne And The Pain w/Yak Attack @ The GoodfootJon Wayne and The Pain w/ Yak Attack
October 26, 2013
9 p.m. | $7 | 21+
More info: thegoodfoot.com

The Goodfoot
2845 SE Stark St Portland, OR 97214
(503) 239-9292

If Lee Scratch Perry and Deadmau5 died, went to heaven, and recorded an album with Bradley Nowell and Jerry Garcia, they’d end up with something like Jon Wayne and The Pain’s new full length album “Surrender”.

In addition to the Minneapolis trio’s signature sound of roots infused Reggae Rock, their latest release adds a bold fusion of Jam and EDM into the fold. The trio’s previous album “Follow Through” for the most part only teases with a few subtle, dark electronic elements but stays true to the roots infused Reggae Rock sound that could be described as an ideal poolside soundtrack. Until the release of “Surrender”, their sometimes sinister combination of organic drums and guitar with electronic bass and synths could only be heard if fans could catch the band’s live act in clubs and festivals around the U.S. or sift through bootleg uploads on YouTube. Their third full length album is full of electronic instrumentals that build from dub loops (wait for the drop) then explode into high energy party anthems with intense vocals and powerful acoustic drums.

Pushing boundaries further, Jon Wayne and The Pain inject Roots, Jam, and Ska into the mix with sounds that band members Jon, Chuckie, and Teeto have grown to love while playing alongside some of the most influential musicians in the festival scene. Complete with a sanctioned Grateful Dead cover and a festie-fan shout out track “Festival Friends”, JWP pays tribute to the Jam scene in a big way. Keeping in tune with the sound that made fans rush to see Jon Wayne and The Pain since the band’s early days, heartfelt Reggae-Rock tunes are still a staple in the diverse collection of songs that make up “Surrender”

Portland’s Yak Attack start the night off with a set of deep, live, improvisational electronic dance music!

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5 Responses to Win Tickets: Jon Wayne And The Pain w/Yak Attack @ The Goodfoot | Reggae, Rock, Ska, EDM

  1. Kristy October 23, 2013 at 14:32 #

    OH WOW!!! We LOVE LOVE LOVE John Wayne and the Pain! My “old man” has seen them a few times. I have yet to see them. Our roommate has tickets to this and we are so jealous! Pick me please :)

  2. Vito October 24, 2013 at 12:13 #

    I recently moved to Portland area from Saint Augustine, FL where I played in a few reggae bands that are still touring the east coast. I have yet to find some great reggae in this area and would love to win some tickets to this show. My girlfriend and I will be forever grateful if we are able to see this show.

  3. Andrew October 24, 2013 at 15:52 #

    Love John Wayne and the pain, they totally brought it last couple times we’ve seen them. If I’m not mistaken, this is a CD Release show for them, so they are going to light up the Goodfoot dance floor…and I mean, come on…it’s the Goodfoot! How can you not love it..

  4. JAMES October 25, 2013 at 10:18 #

    They rock my liver!!!!!!

  5. Mathew Trono October 25, 2013 at 14:53 #

    Hell yeah I want to go to this.

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