Home / Events / Music Calendar / Sage Francis, B. Dolan, Sleep

Sage Francis, B. Dolan, Sleep

SAM CUSUMANO
8:30 pm, Saturday June 14 | $20.
Alhambra Theatre
4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
 

[TOO-CONSCIOUS HIP-HOP] When you’re a politically active rapper living in America, you certainly never have to dig deep for inspiration. Sage Francis, perhaps the grandfather of socially conscious indie-rap, knows this better than most. For the last 15 years Francis has been preaching to the masses about the evils of politics, society and the media. His latest album, Copper Gone, hasn’t deviated from the formula, brimming with anger, fear and internal dialogue. But you can only hear the same lecture so many times. At this point, I’m not sure that I can sit through another class. 



Where: Alhambra Theatre
Address: 4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Website: www.alhambrapdx.com

 
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Corrosion of Conformity, B�last!, Brant Bjork and the Low Desert Punk Band & Lord Dying

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

[ALL KINDS OF METAL] With a lineup like this, it’s tough to pick one band to spotlight, because every last one of them is worthy of a headline spot. First, you’ve got th ...

8 pm | $20.
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Mission of Burma, The Woolen Men, Chris Brokaw

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

[POST-PUNK LEGENDS] Is there a better indie-rock comeback story than of Mission of Burma? After releasing a few landmark records in the early ’80s—notably the seminal

9 pm | $16 advance, $18 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Brand New, Joyce Manor, Broncho

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

[EMO SURVIVALISTS] If one were to dole out superlatives to Emotional Punk Rock’s Class of 2002, Long Island’s Brand New may not have been the obvious choice for “Most ...

8:30 pm | Sold out.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Alhambra Theatre

Creepoid

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

[MELODIC LO-FI NOISE] No Idea Records made Gainesville, Fla., the home of the University of Florida, more than just a center of college football, beer bongs and croakies. Th ...

8 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Alhambra Theatre 4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close