Home / Events / Music Calendar / Charlie Parr, Evan Way, Vikesh Kapoor

Charlie Parr, Evan Way, Vikesh Kapoor

BRANDON WIDDER
9 pm., Saturday March 30 | $12.
Mississippi Studios
3939 N Mississippi Ave.
 
[MIDWEST BLUES] Guitarist Charlie Parr is an old soul in a new age, crafting haggard yet elegant folk inspired by old-timers like Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan. Strapped with nothing but his 12-string National and fretless open-back banjo, the Midwest native has been cranking out boot-stomping album after boot-stomping album for more than a decade, harnessing tales of hard times and tribulations that are intrinsic to what lies at the heart of the blues and much of traditional folk music. Parr’s most recent effort, Keep Your Hands on the Plow, retains that rustic, deft approach that is slowly becoming synonymous with his name. Whether it be slide-steeped murder ballads or his own accounts of unrequited love, the man reminds us why the blues will always endure.



Where: Mississippi Studios
Phone: 288-3895
Address: 3939 N Mississippi Ave.
Website: www.mississippistudios.com

 
 

Mississippi Studios

3939 N Mississippi Ave.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Bunk Beach Fourth of July Street Festival: Walter TV, Psychomagic, Cat Hoch, Cambrian Explosion, Talkative, Charts

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[GO BOOM] Bunk Beach is the spot to be for pyrotechnic rock 'n' roll th ...

5 pm | Free.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Jenny Don't and the Spurs, Roselit Bone, DJ Maximillion, Tre Slim

Saturday, Jul 04, 2015

[‘MURICAN ROCK] What would the Fourth of July be without country-western psych bands and alcoholic slushies? The two-day celebration Don’t Shred On Me is sparing ...

8 pm | $5.
Dig a Pony 736 SE Grand Ave. Portland Map

Toe, Starro

Sunday, Jul 05, 2015

[POST-MATH ROCK] For most, the name “Toe” is deterrent enough. It’s a shame, considering how beautiful and melodic the Japanese band’s music has always been. ...

9 pm | $14 advance, $16 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Mississippi Studios

Trans Am, Hot Victory, Spectrum Control

Sunday, Jul 05, 2015

[POST ROCK] In two and a half decades as a band, Trans Am still somehow manages to reinvent and innovate with each release. Last year's Volume X was th ...

9 pm | $10.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map

Red Bull Sound Select: Trust, Doubleplusgood, Novosti

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

[ACIDWAVE] Bleak even by darkwave standards, Toronto-based Robert Alfons’ particular brand of synthpop sounds like Pet Shop Boys on a bad acid trip. Maybe it’s t ...

9 pm | $3 with RSVP at redbullsoundselect.com.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map

The Appleseed Cast, ADJY, Coaster

Friday, Jul 10, 2015

[CELESTIAL EMO] While emo’s other founding fathers spent the aughts breaking up or beating a dead horse, the Appleseed Cast turned inward and floated through space ...

9 pm | $15.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close