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Infected Mushroom Live @ Crystal Ballroom | Psychedelic (Psy) Trance, Animatronic Production, w/ Randy Seidman DJ Zoxy & DJ RUBIN

April 25 @ Crystal Ballroom – To pioneer your own sub genre of electronic music in the music industry today is no simple task, it is essentially equivalent to Chuck Berry inventing Rock music in 1955 or Massive Attack effectively originating Trip Hop in 1983…

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Seafood & Wine Fest, Modern Home Tour, Oregon Zoo Concerts, MusicFestNW & More! | April 23-26, 2015

Hello Portland! Spring is in full swing and so is the weather! No matter what the skies are showing, we have plenty of ways to entertain you this weekend! Get out of town and head to the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival or how about Barrel & Reserve Tasting Weekend in the Gorge. KPSU’s 30 Shows […]

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Win Tickets ($700+): Cinco de Mayo, Live Wire, Garth Guy & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Garth Guy, Reimagining the Dream, Live Wire w/ Andy Richter & more.

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FREE Fridays at Portland’s Barrel Room! Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Las Vegas’ Sarah Hester Ross

April 24-25 @ Barrel Room Portland – Las Vegas’ Sarah Hester Ross plays the Barrel Room this Friday and Saturday April 24 and 25. She now resides in Las Vegas, where she entertains raucous dueling pianos audiences at the Harrah’s, Cosmopolitan, and the brand new SLS Las Vegas casinos.

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KPSU’s 30 Shows in 30 Days: Banana Stand Media Presents Shook Twins with The Beveler @ The Historic Old Church | Indie Folk, Pop, All Ages

April 30 @ The Historic Old Church – The thrilling conclusion to KPSU’s 30 shows in 30 days series brings us to Portland’s Historic Old Church. Our homies at Banana Stand Media have given us a big assist in helping us bring Shook Twins to you in an intimate setting for only $5.

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Storm Large @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | w/ Oregon Symphony, American Songbook Standards

May 1 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Portland’s unforgettable songstress returns to her favorite orchestra. But this time she wraps herself around the American Songbook standards. Where tradition ends and Storm takes off will be anyone’s guess! It’s sure to be a sold-out concert that we’re sure will be anything but “standard.”

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MusicFest NW PreSale Starts Today at 10 a.m.! | Foster the People, Modest Mouse Beirut, Belle and Sebastian & More!

August 21-23 @ Waterfront Park – Portland’s favorite music festival is back at Waterfront Park, August 21 – 23 and we’re really excited about the lineup. MFNW is bringing Foster the People, Modest Mouse, Beirut, Belle and Sebastian, The Tallest Man on Earth, Danny Brown and so many more!

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Win Tickets: Emmy Award Winners Trout Steak Revival w/ FireWater Mountain Band @ The Goodfoot | Bluegrass, Folk Fusion

April 25 @ The Goodfoot – Trout Steak Revival has earned a place in the mountain states bluegrass scene, performing to sold-out audiences, winning the 2014 Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Competition, placing in the 2012 Rockygrass Band Competition, and even winning an Emmy Award for a soundtrack with Rocky Mountain PBS.

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Soul Stew 14th Anniversary Party @ The Goodfoot | DJ Dance Night w/ Aquaman, Soul Mechanic, Brad Vachal

April 24 @ The Goodfoot – Their 14 year anniversary party will feature guest DJ’s, an assortment of “SOUL STEW Classics” that have thrilled the dancers over the years, a CD giveaway, balloons, and cookie-­‐time; a long tradition of handing out free baked goods at the end of the night. Come join them and celebrate their victory.

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Win Tickets ($70): Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra presents Dynamic Duos | Featuring Distinguished Teaching Artists Carol Sindell & Hamilton Cheifetz

May 1&2 – The Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra ends its 2014-2015 season in a grand demonstration of dynamic duos. Reflecting its mission for education, community outreach, and collaboration, the young violin students of friends and teachers affiliated with the orchestra are featured in the iconic Bach Double Concerto.

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Downtown Portland Earth Day Festival 2015 | Free Food, Live Music, a Craft Market & Clothing Swap

April 22 @ PSU Park Blocks – Join PSU’s Environmental Club to celebrate Earth Day 2015 at a community festival featuring student groups, crafters, musicians, artists, activists, educators, community-builders, and changemakers of all kinds.

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Win Tickets ($50): ANDAZ Bhangra Bollywood Dance Party @ Analog Theatre | w/ DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid

April 25 @ Analog Theater – ANDAZ is the West Coast’s longest-running Bhangra & Bollywood dance party, a transportive experience that has enraptured feverishly dancing Portland crowds for nearly 13 years. ANDAZ occurs the last Saturday of every month at the Analog Theater. ANDAZ is such a Portland institution it is mentioned in the travel guides Best Places Portland and the Moon Handbook Portland.

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Win Tickets ($70): Richard Cheese & Lounge Against The Machine @ Crystal Ballroom | Swingin’ Vegas Versions of Rock, Rap & top 40 Hits

May 1 @ Crystal Ballroom – America’s loudest lounge singer Richard Cheese performs swingin’ Vegas versions of rock, rap, and Top40 hits, “swankifying” contemporary songs into traditional pop vocal standards. With his Lounge Against The Machine swing band, Cheese has sold more than 200,000 CDs, and played hundreds of sellout concerts around the world.

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Win Portland Tickets ($800+): KPSU Kruise, Modern Home Tour, 80s Video Dance Attack & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Rob Bell & Pete Holmes, Reimagining the Dream, 80s Video Dance Attack Anniversary & more.

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Chanticleer’s “The Gypsy in My Soul” @ Kaul Auditorium | 12 Man Choir, Renaissance, Jazz, Gospel, New Music

April 24 @ Kaul Auditorium – Chanticleer is known for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music.

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KPSU’s 30 Shows in 30 Days – FREE All Ages Dance Party @ Smith Memorial Student Union | Featuring The Flavr Blue, Acoustic Minds & Ancient Heat

April 25 @ Smith Memorial Union – We hope you’re ready to dance, because things are ’bout to get funky at Portland’s nicest all ages venue. Three diverse dance-oriented acts are about to get Parkway North movin’ in late April.

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SCRUMptious @ Union/Pine | Chef Competition With Craft Beer & Live Music

April 30 @ Union / Pine – SCRUMptious is an annual chef competition fundraiser benefiting Portland Pigs Rugby Club and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metropolitan Area and sponsored by Widmer Brothers Brewing.

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Portland Chamber Orchestra Presents “Spring Swing” @ Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis & Clark College | Aaron Meyer, Samuel Barber, Cappella Nova Choir & More!

April 25-26 @ Lewis & Clark College – Maestro Yaacov Bergman leads “the intimate symphony with infinite imagination” on their innovative presentation of All American music at Lewis & Clark College. The concerts will feature rock violinist and composer, Aaron Meyer and jazz guitarist, Tim Ellis. Soprano Nicole Greenidge Joseph sings Samuel Barber’s Magical Song Cycle, “Knoxville, Summer of 1915” and selections from Bernstein’s West Side Story. She is joined by Portland Tenor, Brian Tierney and the Lewis & Clark College Cappella Nova Choir, directed by Katherine Fitzgibbon.

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Win Tickets: Yamn w/Yak Attack @ The Goodfoot | Livetronica, Power Rock, House, Breakbeat, Jazz & Funk

April 18 @ The Goodfoot – More than 100,000 road miles after the original members met in cold and snowy Breckenridge, Colo., trance-fusion-dance band Yamn continues hurtling toward their evolving vision. As their dedication, virtuosity and pure enjoyment propels them through music scenes across the United States, Yamn’s focus remains on the here and now of the live performance. Progressive livetronica and free-flowing power rock await you!

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Juno What?! w/ DJ Weather @ The Goodfoot | Dance, Funk & Pop

April 16 @ The Goodfoot – Juno What?! is a shameless dance party based in the music mecca of Denver, CO. This powerhouse delivers a deeply satisfying mix of live electro-funk and high-energy disco booty jams. The band formed in 2008 as an outlet for Joey Porter’s organic-meets-electronic dance compositions and since then has released three independent albums (Late Night, Shameless, and Late Night Live). Touring regularly since 2009, JW?! has shared the stage with funk luminaries The Ohio Players, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, The Pimps of Joytime, Lettuce, and Bernie Worrell. Juno What?! audiences are treated to a band that appreciates both the classic pedigree of vintage vinyl dance cuts as well as futuristic sternum-bumping anthems.

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Win Tickets ($44): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Allen Stone w/ Lilla & Just People @ Roseland Theater | American Soul, Rock

April 19 @ Roseland Theater – In the past two years, Allen Stone has gone from being a soul singer from Chewelah, WA to selling out venues where the audience is bigger than his hometown’s entire population – and it blows his mind. “Basically my job is to throw a party for people every night when we’re on tour,” he says with a sense of wonder.

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Win Tickets ($30): Two Gallants @ Aladdin Theater | Rock & Roll, w/ Will Sprott

April 16 @ Aladdin Theater – On February 3rd, the San Francisco based guitar-drum duo Two Gallants released their 5th studio album, We Are Undone, on ATO Records. While singer and guitarist Adam Stephens and drummer Tyson Vogel have stayed true to the two-person format since their acclaimed 2004 debut, The Throes, their sound has evolved considerably over the intervening years.

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Win Tickets ($40): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Goapele @ Star Theater | w/ Coco Columbia

April 15 @ Star Theater – Seamlessly blending genres while refusing to be limited by the “neo-soul” tag, the eloquent singer/songwriter completed her first release Closer in 2001 and never looked back. Embraced from the beginning by critics and fans alike, Goapele craved the perfect niche for herself as she created music that fused jazz, soul and hip-hop with her own beautiful poetry.

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Win Tickets ($70): Wishbone Ash @ Aladdin Theater | Rock

April 11 @ Aladdin Theater – Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, returns to these shores in April 2015 for the first leg of their Pilgrimage North America Tour.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Gorge Artists Studio Tour, Wine & Cheese Tasting, Oregon Ghost Conference, Auto Swap Meet & More! | April 9-12, 2015

The weekend is back and the skies are clearing up! It’s another lovely weekend to head to the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival. Push yourself to your limit w/ Escapism! Stop by A-WOL Dance Collective’s new space for Closed Doors. Tonight, Bridge & Burn is hosting a FREE launch party. Oregon Ghost Conference opens tomorrow and the Auto Swap Meet Opens today.

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Win Portland Tickets ($700+): Wine & Cheese Pairing, BEER MACHINES, Death on the Downbeat & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including America’s Got Downton, Reimagining the Dream, Wine & Cheese Pairing & more.

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FREE Fridays at Portland’s Barrel Room! Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Ron And Rome Show, Dueling Hobbits, Sarah Hester Ross

Fridays in April – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, Games, Sing-A-Longs, Comedy and some of the best players in the U.S.

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Win Tickets ($36): KPSU Kruise w/ Wild Ones, Purse Candy & Break Mode on Portland Spirit | Pop, Disco, R&B, Techno & More!

April 17 @ Portland Spirit – Its the 2015 version of the KPSU Kruise featuring an eclectic lineup of Wild Ones, Purse Candy, and our own house DJ Break Mode.

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The Congress @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | American Rock & Roll

April 8 @ The Goodfoot – Evoking emotions that you thought had long passed – the feeling of your first cigarette, or the way you feel listening to a worn vinyl as it warmly crackles against the sound of a summer night – The Congress is naturally compared to many names and styles of years gone by.

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Win Tickets ($50): BEER MACHINES: A Steampunk Ode to the Craft Beer Revolution @ Pure Space | Beer Dispensing Art Competition, Circus Theater, Amazing Beers & More!

April 16 @ Pure Space – Join Deschutes Brewery and Columbia Distributing for a memorable evening with a Beer-Dispensing Art Competition, Immersive Circus Theater and an array of Live Music! This year’s Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) is in our backyard so we’re throwing a huge warehouse party full of surprises!

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Win Tickets ($46): Miz Kitty’s Parlour The Rites of Spring @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Music, Comedy, Song, Dance & More!

April 11 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Miz Kitty and Friends have been putting the Devil back into Vaudeville since 2002. Join us as we Sail into Spring with Music, Comedy, Song, Dance & Fun!

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Win Tickets ($50): Kimbra @ Crystal Ballroom | Grammy Award Winner, Prog Pop, Indie, Singer / Songwriter

April 14 @ Crystal Ballroom – The Golden Echo album is a vivid, vivacious, and ambitious arc of pop and funk that conveys an array of questions and insights. It’s an album both of youthful exuberance and mature introspection, from the opening track, the joyful “Teen Heat,” to the closing one, the musing, yet still joyful “Waltz Me To the Grave.”

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Win Tickets ($20): Yo Mamma’s Big Fat Booty Band w/Elektrapod @ The Goodfoot | Funk, High Energy Rock, Old School Rap

April 9 @ The Goodfoot – Funk has a new spokesband— Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band! Known for their raucous live shows and outrageous stage wear, the Booty Band’s sound is a mix of deep funk, high energy rock, plus a little old school rap and soul thrown in for good measure.

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