8/18
SAT
6-9am
Swing 'n' Country Country Swing. Every Saturday from 6:00am to 9:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/18
SAT
9am-noon
Music From the True Vine - Every Saturday on KBOO 90.7 FM - Bluegrass, rotating dj's, excellent, some more traditionally oriented than others
8/18
SAT
1-3:30pm
The monthly PDX Quebecois Jam Session has switched to third Saturday afternoons from 1-3:30 pm. A learner friendly jam focused on the joyful dance music of Quebec. Held in member's homes. Email tcvogel@comcast.net for more information and to get on the email notification.
8/18
SAT
2-4pm
Pete Krebs and His Portland Playboys play Western Swing and Honky-tonk every Saturday at Podnah's Pit BBQ. 1625 NE Killingsworth St., 2-4 pm, Free
8/19
SUN
1-3:30pm
3rd Sunday PDX Cajun Jam Session, learner friendly jam focused on Cajun dance music. Held in members' homes. Email Tia Regan for more information.
8/19
SUN
2-5pm
Turn Key Bluegrass Jam - formerly the Off Key Easy Bluegrass Jam. Every Sunday at the O'Neill Public House, 6000 NE Glisan St. A relaxed intermediate jam where players of all ability and confidence levels are welcome. Nobody is too crummy to play with us! Food and a full bar available, under 21 more than welcome. On bus line 19-Glisan and just south of the 60th Street MAX station. 2-5 pm.
8/19
SUN
2-4pm
3rd Sunday community singing with the Portland Sacred Harp. Cedar Hills UCC, 11695 SW Park Way Use the classroom building entrance by the A-frame chapel. 2-4:00 pm. NOTE: The second hour of this singing is devoted to shape note sources other than the 1991 Revision of The Sacred Harp. Particularly: Eclectic Harmony I & II, Northern Harmony, The Cooper Book, Norumbega Harmony, and Christian Harmony. You can go to their website at Portland Sacred Harp to see their full calendar.
8/19
SUN
6-8:30pm
Dan Compton and Fran Slefer play Celtic music at the Muddy Rudder Pub, 8105 SE 7th Ave in Sellwood. 8 pm, No cover.
8/20
MON
5:30-7am
Folk Espresso Early morning folk music to get your week started. A different host each week. Every Monday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/20
MON
7-9pm
Oregon City Old Time Jam every 1st and 3rd Monday, 7-9 pm, UU Congregation at Willamette Falls, 710 6th St. Oregon City (big pink church right across from the library). If you come, park in the lot behind the church and come in through the door to the new wing; classroom down the hall. To get on their mailing list email skypilotemily@msn.com
8/21
TUE
5:30-7am
Early Morning Gumbo A spicy mix of folk and acoustic music, much of which is connected to the American south, including (but not limited to) acoustic blues, Texas folk, Cajun, string band & Texas swing. Every Tuesday from 5:30 AM to 7:00 AM on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/21
TUE
7-10pm
Honky Tonk Tuesdays with Andrea and the Enablers at The Secret Society. Featuring Portland's finest Two-Step and Western Swing bands every Tuesday night. Dance lesson with Susha Dore at 7pm and again at the break. Live Music and Dancing from 7:30 to 10PM. At the Secret Society, 116 NE Russell St. $8 / 21+
8/21
TUE
7-9pm
Open Intermediate-Advanced Bluegrass Jam at McMenamins Rock Creek Tavern, 10000 NW Old Cornelius Pass Road, Hillsboro, 503-348-5374 - Free / 21+
8/21
TUE
7:00 - 11:00 pm
Live folk music every Tuesday at the The Hostel Cafe, 1810 NW Glisan Ave. The cafe has a reputation for great food at good prices. They also have 8 local beers, 2 ciders, wine and Kombucha on tap. Street parking is free at 7pm and this part of NW has more parking available. Cafe hours are 7am to midnight. Come early and stay late! (503)417-8143. 7 pm, All ages / Free
8/22
WED
5:30-7am
Pastures of Plenty Traditional and Contemporary folk music. Every Wednesday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/22
WED
7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Zydeco. Cascade Zydeco hosts a friendly, welcoming DJ dance every Wednesday. Start with a zydeco dance lesson (or sometimes blues or waltz) at 7:00 pm, followed by two hours of DJ’d dancing to a Zydeco, Cajun, blues, swing and waltz playlist. Great for beginners and experienced dancers. Zydeco dancers often change partners after every song, so there’s no need to come with a partner. Drop in once, become a regular! Et toi! At the Secret Society, 116 NE Russell St. $8 Cascade Zydeco Members / $!0 GA / 21+. Cascade Zydeco's partnership with Secret Society offers dancers a beautiful floor in a historic building, a full bar and restaurant, central location, and parking (after 6pm) in the Multnomah County Library Admin lot across the street. Go to their website Cascade Zydeco.com ,for all the details on this and more and to sign up for their newsletter.
8/23
THU
5:30-7:00am
Rise when the Rooster Crows - Folk and traditional musics from a variety of sources including early country recordings from the 20s and 30s. Every Thursday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/23
THU
4-6pm
Open Bluegrass Jam with Rich Landar. Come join us for a weekly bluegrass jam, hosted by Rich Landar of The Hillwilliams. We'll be playing in a picker's circle where everyone can play as much as they'd like. Bluegrass instrumentation preferred but any acoustic instruments are welcome. All levels of pickers and singers can join in at this friendly, no pressure jam session. Every Thursday 4 p.m. 'til 6 p.m. At the White Eagle, 836 N. Russell St. All ages, Free.
8/23
THU
7-10pm
Weekly Old Time Music Jam at the Northwest Portland Hostel in the Hostel Cafe, 1810 NW Glisan Ave, 7 pm till ?. (503)417-8143. Many of you experienced the amazing jams that happened at the Hostel during the Portland Old Time Music Gathering. Let's keep it going year round! No purchase is required, but the cafe has a reputation for great food at good prices. They also have 8 local beers, 2 ciders, wine and Kombucha on tap. Street parking is free at 7pm and this part of NW has more parking available. Cafe hours are 7am to midnight. Come early and stay late!
8/23
THU
8-11:00pm
The Horsenecks, hard hitting trans-continental old time and early Bluegrass stringband music and a veteran square dance band, play every 4th Thursday at the Muddy Rudder Pub, 8105 SE 7th Ave in Sellwood. 8-11pm, No cover.
8/24
FRI
5:30-7am
Lark in the Morning Folk music. Fridays from 5:30am to 7:00am, alternates weekly with Cascadia Coffeehouse on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/24
FRI
12 - 1:30 PM
Movin' On Everything from old time to bluegrass to Celtic to contemporary folk. Every Friday from 12 noon to 1:30pm, on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/24
FRI
6-8pm
It's Happy Hour at the The Secret Society. Pete Krebs and His Portland Playboys play Western Swing and Honky-tonk every 2nd and 4th Friday at the Secret Society, 116 NE Russell St. 6-8 pm, $6, all ages.
8/24
FRI
7-9pm
11th Annual Oregon Bluegrass Association Picker's Fest, Aug 24-26 Zigzag Mountain Farm. A weekend of jamming with old friends and new on the slopes of Mt Hood, camping and organic meals. Free instrument, jamming and singing workshops. Open Mic opportunities... Details coming soon at Oregonbluegrass.com.
8/25
SAT
6-9am
Swing 'n' Country Country Swing. Every Saturday from 6:00am to 9:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/25
SAT
9am-noon
Music From the True Vine - Every Saturday on KBOO 90.7 FM - Bluegrass, rotating dj's, excellent, some more traditionally oriented than others
8/25
SAT
2-4pm
Pete Krebs and His Portland Playboys play Western Swing and Honky-tonk every Saturday at Podnah's Pit BBQ. 1625 NE Killingsworth St., 2-4 pm, Free
8/26
SUN
2-5pm
Turn Key Bluegrass Jam - formerly the Off Key Easy Bluegrass Jam. Every Sunday at the O'Neill Public House, 6000 NE Glisan St. A relaxed intermediate jam where players of all ability and confidence levels are welcome. Nobody is too crummy to play with us! Food and a full bar available, under 21 more than welcome. On bus line 19-Glisan and just south of the 60th Street MAX station. 2-5 pm.
8/26
SUN
3-6pm
4th Sunday Singing School with the Portland Sacred Harp Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Ave, Community Room, SE corner of building. 3-6:00 pm. You can go to their website at Portland Sacred Harp to see their full calendar.
8/26
SUN
6-8:30pm
Dan Compton and Fran Slefer play Celtic music at the Muddy Rudder Pub, 8105 SE 7th Ave in Sellwood. 8 pm, No cover.
8/27
MON
5:30-7am
Folk Espresso Early morning folk music to get your week started. A different host each week. Every Monday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/28
TUE
5:30-7am
Early Morning Gumbo A spicy mix of folk and acoustic music, much of which is connected to the American south, including (but not limited to) acoustic blues, Texas folk, Cajun, string band & Texas swing. Every Tuesday from 5:30 AM to 7:00 AM on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/28
TUE
7-9pm
Open Intermediate-Advanced Bluegrass Jam at McMenamins Rock Creek Tavern, 10000 NW Old Cornelius Pass Road, Hillsboro, 503-348-5374 - Free / 21+
8/28
TUE
7:00 - 11:00 pm
Live folk music every Tuesday at the The Hostel Cafe, 1810 NW Glisan Ave. The cafe has a reputation for great food at good prices. They also have 8 local beers, 2 ciders, wine and Kombucha on tap. Street parking is free at 7pm and this part of NW has more parking available. Cafe hours are 7am to midnight. Come early and stay late! (503)417-8143. 7 pm, All ages / Free
8/28
TUE
8:00 pm-late
The Horsenecks, hard hitting trans-continental old time and early Bluegrass stringband music and a veteran square dance band, play every last Tuesday at the Moon and Sixpence Pub. 8 till late, No cover, 21+. 2014 NE 42nd Ave, Portland.
8/29
WED
5:30-7am
Pastures of Plenty Traditional and Contemporary folk music. Every Wednesday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/29
WED
7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Zydeco Cascade Zydeco hosts a friendly, welcoming dance every Wednesday. Start with a 30 minute zydeco lesson (or sometimes blues or waltz) at 7:00 pm, followed by two hours of dancing to a DJ playlist. Great for beginners and experienced dancers. Zydeco dancers often change partners after every song, so there’s no need to come with a partner. Drop in once, become a regular! Et toi! At the Secret Society, 116 NE Russell St. $15, 21+. Cascade Zydeco's partnership with Secret Society offers dancers a beautiful floor in a historic building, a full bar and restaurant, central location, and parking (after 6pm) in the Multnomah County Library Admin lot across the street. Go to their website Cascade Zydeco.com ,for all the details on this and more and to sign up for their newsletter.
8/29
WED
7:30pm
Eastside Music Club Old Time / Folk Jam Session. Learner friendly jam focused on old time, folk, and acoustic blues. Held in member's homes, all instruments and ability levels welcome. Come enjoy music for neighbors by neighbors. Meets at 7:30pm the second and last Wednesdays of each month. Email Steve Bleiler for more information.
8/29
WED
8pm
Old Barn Preservation Society has a new Wednesday - they will now be playing the last Wednesday of each month - same time, same place. Appalachian fiddle tunes, some folk songs, maybe a bird call or tarot reading. Great food, beverages and tall tales at the bar. At the Liberty Glass, 938 N Cook Street. 8 pm, 21+/Free
8/30
THU
5:30-7:00am
Rise when the Rooster Crows - Folk and traditional musics from a variety of sources including early country recordings from the 20s and 30s. Every Thursday from 5:30am to 7:00am on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/30
THU
4-6pm
Open Bluegrass Jam with Rich Landar. Come join us outside on our patio for a weekly bluegrass jam, hosted by Rich Landar of The Hillwilliams. We'll be playing in a picker's circle where everyone can play as much as they'd like. Bluegrass instrumentation preferred but any acoustic instruments are welcome. All levels of pickers and singers can join in at this friendly, no pressure jam session. Every Thursday 4 p.m. 'til 6 p.m. At the White Eagle, 836 N. Russell St. All ages, Free.
8/30
THU
7-9pm
Last Thursday community singing with the Portland Sacred Harp. Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Ave., in the Community Room, SE corner of building. 7-9:00 pm. Singing from The Sacred Harp. You can go to their website at Portland Sacred Harp to see their full calendar.
8/30
THU
7-10pm
Weekly Old Time Music Jam at the Northwest Portland Hostel in the Hostel Cafe, 1810 NW Glisan Ave, 7 pm till ?. (503)417-8143. Many of you experienced the amazing jams that happened at the Hostel during the Portland Old Time Music Gathering. Let's keep it going year round! No purchase is required, but the cafe has a reputation for great food at good prices. They also have 8 local beers, 2 ciders, wine and Kombucha on tap. Street parking is free at 7pm and this part of NW has more parking available. Cafe hours are 7am to midnight. Come early and stay late!
8/31
FRI
3 Day Event
Zigzag Mountain Old Time Music Camp Out. Fiddles! Banjos! Guitars! Mandolins! Basses! Voices! Fun! Food! Campfires! Mountains! Community! Join us for this 3-day weekend of an exciting annual old time music camp in Oregon! Bring your instruments and your tent, van/small RV (or reserve a yurt) and take an easy hour drive from Portland to the beautiful Zigzag Mountain Farm on Mount Hood. Camping is in your choice of wooded sites or open meadows. With nationally recognized featured artists sponsored by Bubbaville as well as a number of local instructors. Workshops include kid and family friendly activities, and a kids fiddle workshop and jam. These fabulously talented folks will offer several workshops over the weekend, and they’ll be around to jam and to play in the Sunday evening concert. Aug. 31-Sept. 3. Get all the details at Zigzag Mountain Old Time Music Camp Out.
8/31
FRI
5:30-7am
Cascadia Coffeehouse New and vintage folk, roots, and Americana music. Every second and fourth Friday from 5:30 AM to 7:00 AM on KBOO 90.7 FM
8/31
FRI
12 - 1:30 PM
Movin' On Everything from old time to bluegrass to Celtic to contemporary folk. Every Friday from 12 noon to 1:30pm, on KBOO 90.7 FM