Reel Big Fish @ Crystal Ballroom [Portland, OR]

On Tuesday night the Crystal Ballroom got to ‘pick it up’ at the ska show. The fourth wave is alive and well thanks to long time favorites such as Reel Big Fish who headlined the Crystal Ballroom on July 22nd, 2019. Accompanied by Bowling for Soup and Mest, the crowd couldn’t get enough.

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Emo Night Tour @ Hawthorne Theatre [Portland, OR]

We got all up in our feels on Saturday night at the Hawthorne Theatre. The Emo Night Tour unleashed a lot of emotion on a packed house on June 29th, 2019. Whether the DJ’s were serving up their favorite classics or the band was playing an incredible cover, everyone was dancing and singing along.

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Moon Hooch @ Wonder Ballroom [Portland, OR]

Moon Hooch threw down some funky offbeats for the 700+ people in attendance on Saturday night in PDX. The Wonder Ballroom was jam packed with jazz fusion loving fans and the energy was electr[on]ic! Backed by heavy hitters Kulululu and Elena Shirin (of Aramboa), the Wonder Ballroom was full of good vibes.

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King Ghidora @ Paris Theatre – Portland, OR

Sonic surf rock straight from the cosmos/planet X. These metallic maniacs rocked the Paris Theatre in Portland, OR on 11/03/18. Helping celebrate King Ghidora’s recent signing with international label Sharawaji we had The Weird Kids, Hannah DiMo, and Kivett Bednar.

Real Friends @ Hawthorne Theatre – Portland, OR

Chicago based Real Friends brought their Fall in the USA 2018 tour to Portland, OR on Tuesday night(10/23/18). Performing songs new and old, Real Friends brought a contagious energy to the stage. Their latest project, Composure, is sure to hit you right in the feels by touching on topics of loving who you are as an individual and the importance behind creating an open dialogue about mental illness. With support from Boston Manor, Greyscale, and Eat Your Heart Out not a single soul in the crowd could stand still.

Lord Lawrence & Dobak @ The Hawthorne Theatre – Portland, OR

Last night was full of good vibes. Lord LawrenceDobakClothing OptionalGabe Fleck, and Zach Krause put on one hell of a performance at the Hawthorne Theatre. Enjoy a few pics from the show!

Grey Fiction @ The Twilight Cafe & Bar – Portland, OR

On July 7th, Grey Fiction was welcomed to the stage at the Twilight Cafe & Bar by another sold out crowd. Joining these Portland legends on stage was The Weird Kids and Day Bones. If you haven’t caught a Grey fiction show you are truly missing out.