Issue No. 5 : October 5 – 11, 2009
October whips up treats. Free treats. Live treats.
Music Millennium presents acoustic melodies at Community Day/Songwriters Circle with Audie Darling, John Vecchiarelli, and Jack McMahon, 7 PM. All ages.
Love Trucker rocks alongside The Yardbirds' tribute The London Flush at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.
New Band Night at Kelly's Olympian, 9 PM. 21 and over.
Bluegrass, string band Foghorn Duo at McMenamins Edgefield, 7 PM. 21 and over.
Steve Kerin plays piano blues at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.
Portland's Richmond Fontaine album release party at Music Millennium, 6 PM. All ages.
Psychedelic jams from Mars Retrieval Unit and dub style with The T Club at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.
Funky R&B with Poncho Luxurio at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.
Royal Codfish Society Orchestra featuring Johnnie Ward, Turtle VanDemarr, Tim Acott, and Big Shorty makes noise at LaurelThirst Public House, 9:30 PM. 21 and over.
DC rockers Bottles/Cans in the lounge at the Hawthorne Theatre, 9 PM. 21 and over.
Soulful blues with Mary Flower at McMenamins Edgefield, 5 PM. 21 and over.
It is my mission to provide a comprehensive listing of free, local performances in Portland. Please help this compilation grow by contributing your favorite free shows and by spreading this list around.
For more free shows check out the Portland Concert Co-Op.