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Feb 20, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
The PDX Jazz Festival lures local and national talent, PIFF extends its run, and two local theater companies tackle heavy subject matter.
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Feb 17, 2014
MUSIC
From Feb 20–Mar 2, jazz luminaries and emerging local and national acts swing, sing, and shred their way across the city.
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Feb 3, 2014
ON THE TOWN
Jazz's rising star Cécile McLorin Salvant, the reinvention of comics, the Portland Art Museum's Venice exhibition, and the rest of the month's best bets for things to see or do
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Jan 15, 2014
JAZZ
The Grammy-contending jazz upstart is set to sear Portland’s ears on Feb 22 as part of the 11th annual festival.
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Nov 5, 2013
MUSIC
The innovative jazz guitarist talks about his new album, his feelings about genre labels, and his history of collaborations. He plays the Aladdin Theater on Nov 9.
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Aug 22, 2013
WEEKEND PICKS
Ballerinas spin from trees, dogs fly through the air, ventriloquist dummies impersonate Lady Gaga, and jazz fills Vancouver. You can do it all!
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Aug 21, 2013
CONCERTS
One local group is working to modernize the jazz tradition by incorporating modern influences ranging from postrock to hip-hop.
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May 30, 2013
EVENTS
Hair metal! Cool jazz! The subtle sounds of the Quiet Music Festival! Listen up, 'cause we've got it all.
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Feb 14, 2013
CONCERTS
We ask some of the local masters playing the fest what shows they're most excited about. Feb 15–24
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Sep 20, 2012
Portland octet has no trouble finding a dirty groove.
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