WEDNESDAY JUNE 26CINE-DANCE
[MOVIES] There’s a long history of turning the kinetic into the cinematic—Dirty Dancing and Flashdance, anyone? This program of dance captured for the big screen features 10 collaborations between top Northwest dancers and filmmakers. Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd., 281-4215. 7:30 pm. $8.
[MUSIC] About Farewell, the melancholy new album from this dusky, dynamic Portland folk songstress, is informed by her recent divorce. The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Ave., 222-2031. 7:30 pm. $13 advance, $15 day of show. All ages.
THURSDAY JUNE 27SAKE FEST PDX
[BOOZE] Sample more than 80 local and Japanese sakes, along with food. Tickets get you access to everything. The Governor Hotel Heritage Ballroom, 614 SW 11th Ave., 224-3400. 6:30-9 pm. $50. 21+.
FRIDAY JUNE 28PETE HOLMES
[COMEDY] Holmes identifies his style as “youth pastor” and is known for his popular podcast You Made It Weird. In the fall, he’ll have his own late-night TV show after Conan. Aladdin Theater, 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave., 234-9694. 8 pm. $20. Under 21 permitted with parent or guardian.
SATURDAY JUNE 29TODD EDWARDS
[MUSIC] Thanks to Daft Punk, even EDM novices who don’t know their house from their garage know Edwards, who sang on and co-wrote the Random Access Memories track “Fragments of Time.” The L.A.-based producer has been honing his unique, sample-based production style for over a decade. Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi Ave., 288-3895. 9:30 pm. $12.
[MIME] Competitive air guitar returns to Portland. Entrants will compete with imaginary instruments mostly held between their legs. The winner advances to the national championship in San Francisco. A lot is on the line, you just can’t see it. Dante’s, 350 W Burnside St., 345-7892. 9:30 pm, $12. 21+.
SUNDAY JUNE 30REBIRTH BRASS BAND
[MUSIC] “Tuba Phil” Frazier and his drummer brother, Keith, cofounded this New Orleans institution 30 years ago. Mixing trad brass-band textures with contemporary flourishes of funk, R&B and hip-hop, the band has gone from the streets of the French Quarter to sold-out European tours and a 2012 Grammy. Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside St., 231-9663. 9 pm. $15 advance, $20 day of show. 21+.