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Jeni Wren, Brownish Black

GRACE STAINBACK
9 pm., Tuesday April 15 | $10.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[BURGEONING SOUL] 2013 was a big year for local soul songstress Jeni Wren: She lent vocals to Shy Girls, which was voted Willamette Week’s Best New Band; she released her debut solo LP, North Star; and she had a weekly residency at the Secret Society for months. This year has brought on a period of grounding and renewal for the Iowa-bred artist, as she begins work on new material that mixes up her classic, sultry lounge vocals with a more modern sound, looking toward James Blake and Elle Verner for inspiration. But with this show, she’ll be in her tried-and-true element, alongside Brownish Black, a local homage to Southern soul.

Where: Doug Fir Lounge
Phone: 231-9663
Address: 830 E Burnside St.
Website: www.dougfirlounge.com

 
 

Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
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