THIS WEEKEND!

FRIDAY 

Adam Ferrara is at Helium Comedy Club this weekend. Purchase tickets here1510 SE 9th * Fri: 7:30 pm, 10 pm, Sat: 7:30, 10 * $20

Zindu (tribal funk and psychedelic rock fusion) w/ Slim Bacon. Slim Bacon’s “I’m Not Feelin’ the Love Lately” is super cute. Firkin Tavern, 1937 SE 11th Ave * 7 pm *  free

The Resolctrics‘ (50s rock) HOLIDAY JUBILEE w/ guests. 2958 NE Glisan * 9:30 pm * free

SATURDAY

Portland’s Shy Girls (beats & soul) is at Doug Fir Lounge830 E Burnside * 9 pm * $10 adv, $12
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Boys II Gentlemen: members of Quick and Easy Boys (rock trio) and the Excellent Gentlemen (R&B, funk) team up for a dance party. Goodfoot, 2845 SE Stark * 9:30 pm * $7

SUNDAY

Romtom’s on Sunday is always a good bet. The Fur Coats (this video‘s ambitious and worth a look) w/ Appendixes. 600 E Burnside * 9 pm * free

THIS WEEKEND!

FRIDAY 

Warm beats, pretty voice… Akaba‘s at the Jade Lounge2342 SE Ankeny * 7 – 8 pm * ??

You like jammin’ Southern rock? Poor Man’s Whiskey seems up to the task… Alhambra Theater, 4811 SE Hawthorne * 9 pm * $10 adv, $12 door

SATURDAY

I’m liking the smooth beats of Blockhead… w/ Elaquent, Muneshine. Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison St. * 9 pm * $12

Can web links kill music journalism? I hope so. Pinehurst Kids w/ Bricks. Firkin Tavern, 1937 SE 11th Ave * 7 pm * free
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I need more theatre in my life. Unlike music, you can’t just find a clip to figure out what to check out… Anyway, this Comedy Sportz Puppetz vs. People improv event (cage match? rap battle?) looks interesting. Imago Theatre, 17 SE 8th Ave. * 8 pm Fri, Sat * $15 adv, $22 door 

SUNDAY

This could be fun: Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, performed at the Funhouse Lounge— a venue I’ve yet to visit. 2432 SE 11th Ave * 8 pm * $10