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Jujuba

Win Tickets ($20): Afrobeat/Samba Dance Party With Jujuba & Bloco Alegria @ The Goodfoot | Funk, 11 Piece Ensemble w/ Master Drummer Nojeem Lasisi, Rio-Style Samba

January 21 @ The Goodfoot – 13 years and hundreds of shows later, Jujuba continues to whip crowds into a dancing frenzy with their explosive live shows. Led by master talking drummer, Nojeem Lasisi (King Sunny Ade), the ten piece band straddles the line between Afrobeat and juju. A full horn line, rubbery bass and […]

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Martin Sexton

Win Tickets ($80): Martin Sexton @ Aladdin Theater | w/ The Accidentals, Folk Rock

January 28 @ Aladdin Theater – In 2017 American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton extends touring in support of his ninth studio release Mixtape of the Open Road. The Wall Street Journal ​ and ​ CMT ​ premiered tracks from the album that since garnered much critical acclaim. “Outstanding taste in songwriting as well as a soul-marinated […]

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The Heavy Pets & Brothers Gow in Portland.

Win Tickets ($20): The Heavy Pets & Brothers Gow @ The Goodfoot | R&B, Jazz, Funk, Disco, Reggae + Rock & Roll

January 19 @ The Goodfoot – The Heavy Pets are an American rock band that blends rhythm & blues, jazz, funk, disco and reggae with rock & roll. Called “a living, breathing, force of nature” by Relix Magazine, the Pets are known for their soulful songcraft and powerhouse live performances. Riding high on the success […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Reel Music Festival, IPA Challenge, Boat Show, Seahawks, Organics to You & More! | January 12-15, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back! Stat warm w/ Piff the Magic Dragon & Portland Curry Night! Toast the snow w/ January IPA Challenge & catch a show at Film Center’s Reel Music Festival. Dance up a storm at Tropitaal A Desi-Latino Soundclash at Goodfoot and cheer on your favorite team at Rose City Rollers […]

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Choir! Choir! Choir!

Win Tickets ($40): Choir! Choir! Choir! @ Aladdin Theater | Toronto Based Singers, Radio City Music Hall

January 20 @ Aladdin Theater – Choir! Choir! Choir! is a Toronto-based singing group led by creative directors Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman. The duo takes a non-traditional approach; there are no auditions, and the audience is the choir. Just show up and they’ll teach you an original arrangement to a song you love. Founded […]

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Super Diamond - The Neil Diamond Tribute

Win Tickets ($50): Super Diamond – The Neil Diamond Tribute @ Crystal Ballroom | Petty Theft a San Francisco Tribute to Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

January 21 @ Crystal Ballroom – San Francisco’s Super Diamond has become one of the most popular live shows at major nightclubs, theaters, ballrooms and public events throughout the United States. For over a decade the band has consistently performed sell-out shows at venues such as Irving Plaza in New York, 930 Club in Washington […]

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CHANCE HAYDEN’S 30th BIRTHDAY EXTRAVAGANZA SHOW

Win Tickets ($20): Chance Hayden’s 30th Birthday Extravaganza @ The Goodfoot | Featuring Farnell Newton, Devin Phillips, Michael Elson, Damian Erskine & Brian Foxworth!

January 15 @ The Goodfoot – For over a decade Chance Hayden has maintained an active presence as a stalwart player throughout the city’s diverse music communities. His talent has extended from local luminaries to national artists such as Lindsey Webster, Maimouna Youssef, Matt Brown and Mycle Wastman. Hayden garnered international exposure touring alongside soul-jazz […]

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DeVotchKa

DeVotchKa @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | w/ Oregon Symphony, Indie Rock, Gypsy Punk, Dark Cabaret

January 19 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – The Denver-based indie rock band DeVotchKa powers into new territory. Long renowned for their lush sound and eclectic mix of genres, they’re ready to show Portland what happens when they combine their intimate melodies with the full orchestral power of the Oregon Symphony.

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Win Tickets ($60): Grammy Nominated Henry Kapono @ Aladdin Theater | Contemporary, Pop, Island, Wild Hawaiian

January 25 @ Aladdin Theater – Henry Kapono Ka’aihue is an award winning and Grammy nominated singer/songwriter. He has taken home numerous Na Hoku Hano Hano Awards (Hawaii’s equivalent of the Grammy’s) including Male Vocalist of the Year, Song of the Year, Single of the Year, and Album of the Year. He is also the […]

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Reel music

Win Passes ($250): 2017 NW Film Center’s Reel Music Festival | More than Two-Dozen Films, A Celebration of Sound & Image

January 13-February 5 – Programmers at the Northwest Film Center have been on the lookout all year for new works—and timely classics—to feature in our annual celebration of sound, music, and image. Whether your passion is jazz, blues, rock, soul, opera, classical, avant-garde—or anything in between—we hope you find something to discover and inspire you […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): IPA Beer Challenge, Bowie’s Birthday, Storytelling, Draq Queen Brunch & More! | January 5-8, 2017

Hello Portland! The first weekend of the year is here! Get your laughs w/ John Witherspoon at Helium or Drag Queen Brunch! Get out of the chill and check out the January IPA Challenge @ Hawthorne and 15th Avenue Hophouses. Kick off the new year with stories from Portlanders at Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers […]

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Othership Connection

Win Tickets ($20): Farnell Newton & The Othership Connection @ The Goodfoot | Revitalizing Funk & Soul With a New Twist

January 7 @ Goodfoot – Revitalizing Funk & Soul with a new twist, Farnell Newton & the Othership Connection has been stirring up a ton of noise on the NW music scene. Led by Trumpeter Farnell Newton, who currently tours with Jill Scott & Bootsy Collins, the Othership Connection brings a sound that blends the […]

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John Paul White

Win Tickets ($34): Grammy Award Winner Singer/Songwriter John Paul White @ Dante’s | w/ The Kernal, Country

January 14 @ Dante’s – Beulah. It’s a small, complicated word with a tangle of meanings. It’s the title of John Paul White’s new album, his first in nearly a decade, a remarkably and assuredly diverse collection spanning plaintive folk balladry, swampy southern rock, lonesome campfire songs, and dark acoustic pop. Gothic and ambitious, with […]

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AM GOLD NYE

Tony’s AM Gold Seventies Soft Rockin’ 2016 / 2017 Portland New Years Eve @ Tony Starlight Showroom | Featuring Hits from Elton John, Neil Diamond, Carol King & More!

December 31 @ Tony Starlight Showroom – Tony Starlight makes an evening out of performing songs from the stalwarts of the AM dial in the 1970s. Artists like Elton John, Neil Diamond, Carol King, Jim Croce, Little River Band, Carly Simon, Gordon Lightfoot, Paul Simon, Barry Manilow and Billy Joel. One hit wonders like “Brandy […]

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Win Tickets ($60): Railroad Earth: New Year’s Run 2016 / 2017 @ Revolution Hall | Americana, Rock, Improvisational

December 29 @ Revolution Hall – There’s a great scene in The Last Waltz – the documentary about The Band’s final concert – where director Martin Scorsese is discussing music with drummer/singer/mandolin player Levon Helm. Helm says, “If it mixes with rhythm, and if it dances, then you’ve got a great combination of all those […]

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Get On Up

Win Tickets: Get On Up “Lost Legends 2016” @ The Goodfoot | Portland 2016 Christmas Eve, Celebrating Phife, Bowie, Prince & More

December 24 @ The Goodfoot – Join us for a year end version of the slammin’ Get On Up, with resident DJ, Takimba (and special guests). Get On Up is a mash-up of funk, soul, hip hop, electronica and West Coast Bass featuring different themes each session. Tonight we celebrate those we lost in 2016- […]

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80s New Wave Dance Attack

Win Tickets: 80s Video Dance Attack 80’s New Wave Bowie Tribute @ Lola’s Room | All Your Favorite B-sides, MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing

December 17 @ Lola’s Room – 80s Video Dance Attack presents a very special “New Wave” edition of 80s night! All your favorite new wave & B-sides in one night! No Madonna, MJ or Prince – this is strictly Depeche Mode, The Cure, New Order, Flock of Seagulls, Siouxsie, Yaz, etc!!

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Win Tickets ($60): Railroad Earth: New Year’s Run 2016 / 2017 @ Revolution Hall | Americana, Rock, Improvisational

December 29 @ Revolution Hall – There’s a great scene in The Last Waltz – the documentary about The Band’s final concert – where director Martin Scorsese is discussing music with drummer/singer/mandolin player Levon Helm. Helm says, “If it mixes with rhythm, and if it dances, then you’ve got a great combination of all those […]

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Win Tickets ($40): David Bazan’s Christmas Miracle @ Revolution Hall | Holiday Music, Rock, Indie, Folk

December 17 @ Revolution Hall – “There is something that is underrepresented in Christmas music, and that’s just how uncomfortable the holidays can be for a lot of folks,” David Bazan says about his collection of holiday songs Dark Sacred Night. Back in 2002, David Dickenson of Suicide Squeeze Records approached Bazan and asked if […]

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