Monday, February 8, 2010

free, live music bonanza : feb 8-14 : atole, laura gibson + ethan rose, p-lux, the greater midwest, ro sham bos, woodbrain

Issue No. 23 : February 8 – 14, 2010

Wake up. Music's calling.

08 Monday
Indie-folkers The Parson Red Heads hold down their February Monday residency at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon with Scott McCaughey, Peter Buck, and Marty Marquis, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

Indie rock with The Greater Midwest and The Ro Sham Bos at the Ash Street Saloon, 9:30 PM. 21 and over.

09 Tuesday
Electro-acoustic with Laura Gibson & Ethan Rose at Music Millennium before their album release party at Holocene on Friday, 7 PM. All ages.

Just for rockin' at Mixed Social with Parents and The Camerata at the Ash Street Saloon, 9:15 PM. 21 and over.

10 Wednesday
Whiskey stomp, indie folk with The Ascetic Junkies as they continue their February Wednesday residency at LaurelThirst Public House with special guest Sam Cooper of Horse Feathers, 6 PM. 21 and over.

Alt-country with Lex Browning at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

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

Formerly Poncho Luxurio, get your funky jam on with P-LUX and The Way Downs at McMenamins White Eagle Saloon, 8:30 PM. 21 and over.

12 Friday
House par-tay at Dekum Manor with rock and nonsense from Cat Stalks Bird, Girls On Da Side, Mustaphamond, and Kotten-dik, 9 PM. All ages.

Raw, bluesy rock at LaurelThirst Public House from Woodbrain, 6 PM. 21 and over.

13 Saturday
UFO #4 dance, dance, dance party at East End with Atole, Coronation (featuring members of Ra Ra Riot and Plants), and Joey Casio, 9 PM. 21 and over.

Nashville acoustic alternative with Dave Rawlings Machine at Music Millennium before his gig at the Roseland, 5 PM. All ages.

14 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.

Acoustic, blues and horns with Gil Reynolds & Deep Blue 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.


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