Home / Events / Music Calendar / Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires

Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires

JEFF ROSENBERG
8 pm, Wednesday September 11 | $20 advance, $22 day of show. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Aladdin Theater
3017 SE Milwaukie Ave.
 

[SINGER-SONGWRITER] Jason Isbell joined Drive-by Truckers for a pair of albums in the mid-’00s, quickly made himself a seemingly indispensable creative force in a band already featuring a pair of ace songwriters, then jumped ship (or truck) for solo work once he’d made a name for himself. At first, that may have inspired cynicism, but considering the work he\'s done since on the four studio and two live albums under his own name, it seems that was the right course of action. His newest release, Southeastern, finds the young Alabaman\'s talent maturing even further, to the point where one might imagine that one day the Truckers could be known as \"that band Jason Isbell was in once.\" He\'s retreated even further from the Truckers\' bluster into an album of mostly acoustic textures, with only two songs that could really be called rockers, and midtempo ones at that. But Isbell\'s heart-rending lyrics pack a punch even when the music does not. 



Where: Aladdin Theater
Phone: 234-9694
Address: 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave.
Website: www.aladdin-theater.com

 
 

Aladdin Theater

3017 SE Milwaukie Ave.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Drive-By Truckers

Monday, Apr 27, 2015

[DRAWL ROCK] For your average band from rural Alabama, the departure of a key figure like guitarist Jason Isbell would be a momentous blow. But the Drive-By Truckers ...

8 pm | $25 advance, $30 day of show.
Revolution Hall 1300 SE Stark St., Suite 110 Portland Web | Map

Kathryn Calder, Kelly Bosworth

Monday, Apr 27, 2015

[UNDERRATED CANADIAN POP] Though Canadian singer-songwriter Kathryn Calder is best known for her exemplary work with the New Pornographers—where she plays keyboard ...

8 pm | $15 advance, $18 day of show.
Alberta Rose Theatre 3000 NE Alberta St. Web | Map

Lady Lamb, Rathborne

Monday, Apr 27, 2015

[INDIE-ROCK CHRONICLES] A lot of accolades are piling up around Courtney Barnett, the deadpan Australian upstart some have described as the voice of the millennial g ...

8 pm | $12 advance, $14 day of show.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Aladdin Theater
There's no more events in Aladdin Theater
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close