Monday, February 1, 2010

free, live music bonanza : feb 1-7 : ascetic junkies, jeffrey jerusalem, parson red heads, jaguar love, logan lynn, fight...delay

Issue No. 22 : February 1 – 7, 2010

It's been a warm winter.

01 Monday
Indie-folkers The Parson Red Heads kick off their February Monday residency at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon with Norman and Joel Swensen, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

Community Day & Songwriter's Circle at Music Millennium brings together Lisa Mann, Steve Hefter, and Jarad Miles at 7 PM. All ages.

02 Tuesday
The Rumble: Portland is back at Holocene with an electro riot from Jaguar Love, Logan Lynn, and DJ A Train Alternative, 8 PM. 21 and over.

Celebrate a record release with faithful garage punk, PDX-metro mainstays Pierced Arrows at the always intimate Music Millennium, 7 PM. All ages.

03 Wednesday
Whiskey stomp, indie folk with The Ascetic Junkies as they kick off their February Wednesday residency at LaurelThirst Public House with special guest St. Frankie Lee, 6 PM. 21 and over.

Psychedelic space funk from Mars Retrieval Unit at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

04 Thursday
Someday Lounge presents The Fix with DJs Ohmega Watts, Lifesavas' Rev. Shines, DJ Kez, and DJ Dundiggy, 9 PM. 21 and over.

Funky, jazzy, reggae-fused Seven Year Tango jam at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

05 Friday
Lewi Longmire Band plays folk rock at Biddy McGraw's, 9:30 PM. 21 and over.

Scat, blues, roots, americana and The Reverb Brothers at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 5:30 PM. All ages.

06 Saturday
Solid Gold 4 flies on with electro-dance-love at Berbati's with Nathan Detroit, Jeffrey Jerusalem, and Lion's Den, 9 PM. 21 and over.

Intimate rock from Diamonds Under Fire in the lounge at the Hawthorne Theatre, 7 PM. 21 and over.

Glammy eletro at The Know with Mannequinhead, Neapolitan Beard, and Fight...Delay, 7 PM. 21 and over.

07 Sunday
Freak Mountain Ramblers jam at the LaurelThirst Public House at 6 PM. Followed by folk from Billy Kennedy with Tim Acott at 9:30 PM. 21 and over.

Guitar and machines from 6bq9 with Sean Patrick at Coffee Lovers, 3 PM. All ages.

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.


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