This weekend!

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FRIDAY

Soul’d Out Music Festival takes it to the river with the KPSU Kruise featuring Magic Mouth (glam-funk) and Orquestra Pacifico Tropical (Latin/cumbia). Portland Spirit SW Front and Salmon St. * 10:30 pm departure * $10

Michael Hurley and the Croakers (old time, country) are at the Laurelthirst Public House for an early show. 2958 NE Glisan St. * free * 6 pm

SATURDAY

If you’ve never made it over to the Blue Diamond, it’s worth a shot. Expect an older crowd, and musicians living out their weekend blues dreams. Have a whiskey, hit the dance floor, and help keep the blues burning. Billy D and the Hoodoos * 2016 NE Sandy * 10 pm * free

Myrrh Larsen looks a little dark, somewhat gothic, and a good reason to get to The Lovecraft. 421 SE Grand * 9 pm * free

 

Inner SE Crime: 3/7 – 3/14

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In Buckman crime this week, there were 6 thefts, 3 burglaries, and 2 assaults.

There were 13 traffic calls: 6 hit and run accidents, 4 non-injury accidents, 2 injury accident, and 1 parking problem.

There was one property crime call: 1 cold stolen vehicle.

The Buckman neighborhood boundaries are: Burnside Ave to the north, 28th Ave to the east, Hawthorne Ave to the south, and the Willamette River to the west. For more information on any incident, visit CrimeReports.com or contact the Portland Police Bureau.

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Italian DJ Alexander Robotnick and Soft Metals are at The Blue Monk. 3341 SE Belmont * 9 pm * $12

It’s The Lovely Lost‘s album release party at Analog Cafe. With Cedar Teeth, The Heartford Defiance, Land of the Living, Tyler Stenson, Jeff Campbell.  720 SE Hawthorne Blvd * 8 pm doors * $7 adv $10 door 

SATURDAY

Weeks after he vowed not to play in Portland again after having his show busted up by the Portland Police, Illmaculate‘s back. It’s a CD release party, and Nacho Picasso is opening. Alhambra Theatre, 1507 SE Hawthorne Blvd * 8 pm doors * $12 adv $15 door

The Firkin Tavern is hosting a fundraiser for Pals Fest, a summer festival spawned by the Portland house venue. It’s featured here in a short film. The We Shared Milk and Sama Dams will be performing. 1937 SE 11th Ave * 9 pm * free

Inner SE Crime: 3/31 – 4/7

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In Buckman crime this week, there were 3 burglaries, 16 thefts, and 8 assaults.

There were 12 traffic calls: including 6 non-injury accident, 1 DUI, 1 injury accident, 3 hit and run accident, 1 DUI, and 4 parking problem. There were 3 property calls: 2 cold vandalism and 1 cold vehicle theft.

Multiple incidents include: 2 cold thefts at Burnside and 28th; 2 parking problems at Yamhill and 12th; and 2 cold thefts Oak and 8th.

The Buckman neighborhood boundaries are: Burnside Ave. to the north, 28th Ave. to the east, Hawthorne Ave. to the south, and the Willamette River to the west. For more information on any incident, visit CrimeReports.com or contact the Portland Police Bureau.

 

This weekend!

FRIDAY

Counterfeit Cash has their monthly show at The Nest tonight. Unlike the delicious Indian bar food, the Johnny Cash tribute band survived the transition from NE Alberta. Here’s the video of their remake of “Folsom Prison Blues” about coal trains in the Pacific NW. The Nest, 1715 SE Belmont * 8 pm * $3

Dear Drummer‘s at The Blue Monk with 1000 Fuegos. I saw part of this crew at a basement open mic show recently; they’re definitely worth a listen. 3341 SE Belmont * 9:30 pm * $5

Sacred Harp is at People’s Coop. 3029 SE 21st Ave * 7 pm – 9 pm * free

SATURDAY

All weekend is this year’s Umbrella Festival from the folks at Wanderlust Circus. Tonight is the sexy cabaret. The circus lost one of its performers, Burk Biggler who died this week. Alberta Rose Theater, 3000 NE Alberta * Fri: 8 pm show; Sat: 2 pm, 9 pm; Sun: 8 pm * $17 – $30, weekend pass $40

Mix Tape 2014 is tonight, with hip hop and ska performances.  Solovox, Tope, Supraphonics!, Father’s Pocket Watch * Alhambra Theater 4811 SE Hawthorne * doors 8 pm * $10 adv, $13 door

 

Inner SE Crime: 3/24 – 3/31

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This week in Buckman crime calls, there was 1 burglary, 2 assaults, 13 thefts, 21 traffic, and 6 property.

The traffic calls were: 4 injury accident, 4 non-injury accident, 3 priority hit and run, 4 hit and run accident, and 2 unknown injury accident, and 4 parking problem.

The property calls were: 4 cold stolen vehicles, and 1 priority vandalism and 1 cold vandalism.

Multiple incident: at Belmont and 39th, priority hit and run accident and priority theft.

The Buckman neighborhood boundaries are: Burnside Ave. to the north, 28th Ave. to the east, Hawthorne Ave. to the south, and the Willamette River to the west. For more information on any incident, visit CrimeReports.com or contact Portland Police Bureau.

This weekend!

FRIDAY

They call it ferocious rhythm and blues— and after a performance on Letterman this week, The Strypes are in Portland this weekend. Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison St. * 6:30 pm doors, 7 pm show * $12 * all ages 

Kurt Braunohler is preforming at Helium Comedy Club this weekend. Fri: 7:30 pm 10 pm Sat: 7:30 pm 10 pm * $20

Recently opening up for Tool, YOB, a doom-metal trio from Eugene, is at Branx. YOB, Graves at Sea, Hot Victory & Death Grave Branx, 320 SE 2nd Ave * 9 pm * $17.50 

SATURDAY

At The Blue Monk Saturday night: Brother Elf, Damn Librarians, Noble Firs, Tiananmen Bear (acoustic set from Robert Duncan Gray) & Guests. 3341 SE Belmont St * 9 pm * $5 

Jerry Joseph and the Jackmorons are at Doug Fir with locals I can I Can Lick Any Sonofabitch In The House. Doug Fir, 725 E Burnside * 8 pm doors, 9 pm show * $12 – $40 

Left Coast Country are at Laurelthirst Pub. 5115 NE Sandy * 9:30 pm * $5