3/29/09: Chrome Wings, Thicket, Italic Indian, White Leopards

The Wail: 5135 NE 42rd Ave
7 PM (early show, over by 10)
$5 donation

Chrome Wings
Italic Indian
White Leopards

3/21/09: Marble/Sielaff/Jones/Dykstra/Reese

Saturday March 21st, 8 pm
Eliot Chapel, Reed College, free, 18+

Matt Marble
Jonathan Sielaff + Bob Jones + Jordan Dykstra
Adam Reese

3/13/09: The Greatest Little Big Band in the History of the Megaverse

Master saxophonist, John Gruntfest, comes to Portland with his trio (The Greatest Little Big Band in the History of the Megaverse) for a performance with the PDX Large Ensemble and workshops.

John Gruntfest's Trio - alto sax
Megan Bierman - tenor sax
Jack Duval - drums

PDX Large Ensemble includes: Jonathan Sielaff (Mouthpieces), Jef Brown (Evolutionary Jass Band), Kelvin Pittman (Oregon Artificial Limb Co.), Reed Wallsmith (Blue Cranes), John Niekrasz (Why I Must Be Careful, Thicket), Ben Kates (The Naked Future, Thicket), Brian Mumford (Dragging an Ox Through Water), Alyssa Reed & Ryan Stuewe (Eet), and more.

8PM Friday, March 13th 2009
At the Artistery (4315 SE Division)
$9 general/$7 students & members
Save a dollar and buy ahead! Tickets available here.

Open rehearsal at 7pm on Thursday, March 12th at Enterbeing, 1603 NE Alberta, Portland
Harmonics workshop at 2pm on Sunday, March 15th at Enterbeing. RSVP to benjamin (dot) Kates (at) gmail (dot) com.

3/11/09: Thicket, Basshaters, Acre

Backspace (115 NW 5th)

Thicket (John Niekrasz, Ben Kates, Brian Mumford) - first show with Brian (Dragging an Ox Through Water).
Basshaters (Jacob Heule, Tony Dryer) - from CA

3/5/09: Theirault/Hannafin & Tom Hamilton

Enterbeing (1603 NE Alberta)

Doug Theirault & Matt Hannafin duo (guitar & percussion)
Tom Hamilton - electronics, from NY


3/4/09: MEGA*CHURCH, What's Up?, Neal Morgan

7PM (shows start and end early here!)
MEGA*CHURCH, What’s Up?, Neal Morgan
The Wail (formerly Rererato):
5135 NE 42nd ave and Sumner (between Alberta and Killingsworth)
Cost: $6 Donation

The Naked Future is no longer playing this show.