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PDX Pop Now!
PDX Pop Now! is a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to celebrating, promoting, and enhancing Portland’s vital and diverse music community. We also strive to connect this community, in various ways, to the public. Begun in 2004 in true DIY fashion by a dozen or so members of the PDX-POP mailing list, the group has produced three music compilations and FREE, ALL AGES multi-day music festivals, to which The Shins, The Thermals, Sleater-Kinney, The Decemberists, Viva Voce, Stephen Malkmus, Lifesavas, Quasi, M. Read more on Last.fm …read full bio
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  • Fundraising Kick-Off show for PDX Pop Now!
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    • holocene
    • Sunday, 7/9/2017 AA
    • 7 PM | $8-$10 w/ comp
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  • Presented by Freeform Portland & PDX Pop Now!
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  • PDX Pop Now! Benefit Show.
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    • holocene
    • Sunday, 5/15/2016 AA
    • 8PM | $8-$10
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  • $8w/ digital download of the compilation. - $10 w/ double-disc…more
    • holocene
    • Wednesday, 6/3/2015 AA
    • 7:30 Doors | $8-$10
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  • PDX Pop Now! 2014 Music Festival!
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  • PDX Pop Now! Compilation Release Party! Early! All Ages@ Free!…more
    • bar bar
    • Sunday, 6/8/2014 AA
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  • PDX Pop Now! Compilation Release Party + Festival Fundraiser
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    • someday lounge
    • Saturday, 12/22/2012 21+
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  • PDX Pop Now! Give!Guide Kick-Off Party!
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    • refuge
    • Sunday, 7/22/2012 AA
    • all day | $free!
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    • Saturday, 7/21/2012 AA
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    • Friday, 7/20/2012 AA
    • 6p | $free!
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  • PDX Pop Now! fourth annual "Make It Pop!" fundraiser
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  • an all-ages album release party for pdx pop now!'s…more
    • holocene
    • Thursday, 6/2/2011 AA
    • 7p | $10
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    • city hall
    • Thursday, 7/22/2010 AA
    • 05:30 pm | $free
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  • Get your copy of this year's PDX Pop Now! compilation free with…more
    • holocene
    • Thursday, 6/3/2010 AA
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  • This will be an opportunity for all those interested to learn…more
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  • This is a fundraiser for PDX Pop Now! as well as a pretty darn…more
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  • INSIDE 12:00-12:30 Ah Holly Fam’ly 12:40-1:10 DASH! 1:20-1:50…more
    • rotture
    • Sunday, 7/26/2009 AA
    • 12pm | $FREE
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  • 12:00-12:30 Teeath 12:40-1:10 White Hinterland 1:20-1:50 Morning…more
    • rotture
    • Saturday, 7/25/2009 AA
    • noon | $FREE
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  • Check the Blogs for the full schedule including times and i/o
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    • Friday, 7/24/2009 AA
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  • PDX Pop Now! 2009 Compilation Release Party &…more
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    • Thursday, 6/4/2009 AA
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  • Make It Pop! A Benefit for PDX Pop Now! All Ages (21+…more
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    • rotture
    • Saturday, 7/26/2008 AA
    • 12-12 | $free!
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  • Inside 6:00-6:30pm, Love Menu 6:40-7:10pm, The Rainy…more
    • rotture
    • Friday, 7/25/2008 AA
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    • Thursday, 6/12/2008 AA
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    Feb 13 2008 0
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    The OLCC and the Future of -ALL AGES- Shows.

    IMPORTANT OLCC INFO!. Support the OLCC’s plans to allow music venues to admit people under 21 by writing an email before Friday, March 7, 2008.. Visit PDX POP NOW! and find everything you need to support this issue and make a difference. pc-pdx's summary: Remember the OLCC letter witting campaign from last fall and the possibility of opening up some of the venues to be able to serve the All Ages music community?. Well it failed with a vote of 3-2 against accepting the amendments that would allow for such a change.

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    Jan 06 2009 0
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    Help Book PDX Pop Now! 2009

    The sixth annual PDX Pop Now!. Festival of Portland Music is slated totake place in the summer of 2009.. As always, the festival will be afree, all-ages, multi-day, non-profit celebration featuring nearly 50local bands, emcees, laptop wizards, singer-songwriters, noise-mongers, chamber ensembles, crews, audio experimentalists and as-yet-unnamed varieties of musician.The line-up will be determined by a dedicated committee of musiclovers willing to lend their time, energy, thought and enthusiasm toputting together the most mind-bogglingly exciting and stylisticallydiverse bill of Portland music the world has yet seen.. Interested inbeing one of them?No prior experience in booking or event production is required to bea PPN! booking committee volunteer.

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    Cary Clarke
    Jan 07 2009 0
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    Submit Your Music to PDX Pop Now! 2009

    PDX Pop Now!. Accepting Submissions for 2009 Compilationhttp://pdxpopnow.com/releases/1/submissions/newListen up, Portland-area musicians, because we’re ready to listen to you.. We've just opened submissions for PDX Pop Now! 2009, our sixth double-disc compilation of Portland music.. All genres, styles, aesthetics and sensibilities are welcome.For those interested in submitting music for consideration, the process is now easier than ever.

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    Feb 28 2009 0
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    PDX Pop Now Comp Submissions Due Today

    The time has come!. Submissions to the PDX Pop Now! 2009 compilation of Portland music are due today - Saturday, Feb. 28.So stop fiddling with those mixes, hit the export button, and upload your track here:http://www. pdxpopnow. com/releases/1/submissions/newIf you have any questions or hit any snags, email comp@pdxpopnow.comWe look forward to hearing what you've been up to this past year!PDX Pop Now!http://www. pdxpopnow. com/

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    May 21 2009 13
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    PDX Pop Now! CD Release Show and Track Listings Announced

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier DIY music festival, compilation and music advocacy organization - has announced the track listing for this year's compilation and plans for the CD Release Benefit Show.. PDX Pop Now!'s recent sold-out "Make It Pop!" fundraiser saw performances by James Mercer of the Shins, Brandon Summers of the Helio Sequence, Marty Marquis of Blitzen Trapper, Ryan Sollee of The Builders & The Butchers, Loch Lomond and live video DJing by Dantronix and raised $4,000 for PDX Pop Now!. Tyler Kohlhoff has some pictures from the event here and you can download a yousendit file of Jason Quigley shots of the event here.. Feel free to spread around these great pictures from the "Make It Pop!" fundraiser!Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the sixth installment of their much heralded compilation.

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    Jul 14 2009 3
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    PDX Pop Now! Schedule Announced.

    Finally!. Here's the long awaited magic lineup for this years PDX Pop Now! fest: Friday July 24INSIDE6:00-6:30 Dirty Mittens6:40-7:10 The EstrangedOUTSIDE7:25-7:55 Chamber of Commerce (Blue Cranes + Paxselin Quartet)8:05-8:35 Don HellionsINSIDE8:50-9:20 Fear No Music9:30-10:00 Peter Broderick10:10-10:40 The Mint ChicksOUTSIDE10:55-11:25 Animal Farm11:35-12:05 Explode Into Colors12:15-12:45 The Minus 5Saturday July 25INSIDE12:00-12:30 Teeath12:40-1:10 White Hinterland1:20-1:50 Morning TeleportationOUTSIDE2:05-2:35 Magic Johnson2:45-3:15 Rob Walmart3:25-3:55 Fist FiteINSIDE4:10-4:40 Benoit Pioulard4:50-5:20 Breakfast Mountain5:30-6:00 Nucular AminalsOUTSIDE6:15-6:45 Luck-One6:55-7:25 INSIDE Voices7:35-8:05 Red FangINSIDE8:20-8:50 Church9:00-9:30 Tara Jane O’Neil9:40-10:10 Deelay CeelayOUSTIDE10:25-10:55 Laura Gibson11:05-11:35 Nice Nice11:45-12:15 Pierced Arrows12:25-12:55 StrengthSunday, July 26INSIDE12:00-12:30 Ah Holly Fam’ly12:40-1:10 DASH!1:20-1:50 Guidance CounselorOUTSIDE2:05-2:35 The Andrew Oliver Sextet2:45-3:15 The Quick & Easy Boys3:25-3:55 Purple Rhinestone EagleINSIDE4:10-4:40 Sallie Ford & The Sound OUTSIDE4:50-5:20 Daniel Menche5:30-6:00 Jeffrey JerusalemOUTSIDE6:15-6:45 The Old Believers6:55-7:25 MY-G7:35-8:05 CullINSIDE8:20-8:50 Grouper9:00-9:30 Nurses9:40-10:10 ThronesOUTSIDE10:25-10:55 The Shaky Hands11:05-11:35 Lightheaded11:45-12:15 Au12:25-12:55 Menomena

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    Feb 04 2010 5
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    It's PDX POP NOW! Time, Submit Your Tracks Now

    Hey musicians!. PDX Pop Now! is accepting submissions to our 2010 PDX Pop Now! compilation.. Musicians interested in submitting music for consideration for inclusion on the compilation can make a submission online through an mp3 upload.. The submission form can be filled out online, though it will need to be printed, signed and mailed to PDX Pop Now! to complete the submission.

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    May 04 2010 2
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    PDX Pop Now! 2010 Compilation Track Listing

    Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the sixth installment of their much heralded compilation.. The 2-disc set is stacked with 40 tracks from some of Portland OR's finest musicians, including previously unreleased tracks from Menomena, Talkdemonic, Dharma Bums, Blitzen Trapper, and more.. Deelay Ceelay, Tope, The Angry Orts and The Great Mundane have been tapped to perform at this year's CD Release Benefit which will be held June 3rd at Holocene (1001 SE Morrison St.). The cover is $10 and that will include a copy of the 2010 PDX Pop Now!. Compilation CD.

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    Jun 14 2010 4
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    PDX POP NOW! Festival Line-up

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier local music advocacy organization - has announced the line up for the 7th annual festival.. PDX Pop Now! will be returning to Rotture (320 SE 2nd Ave) on July 30th, 31st and August 1st for the free, all-ages festival that showcases Portland's diverse musical talent.. This year's festival will feature indoor and outdoor sets from: Aan, AgesAndAges, AndAndAnd, Asss, Atriarch, AU, Autistic Youth, Ben Darwish, Billygoat, Blue Cranes, Blue Horns, Brainstorm, Cloudy October, Da'Rel Junior, Defect Defect, Eternal Tapestry, Fear No Music, Get Hustle, Grey Anne, Guantanamo Baywatch, Hockey, Hosannas, I Can Lick Any Son of A Bitch In The House, Jackie-O Motherfucker, Joey Casio, Joggers, Krebsic Orkestar, Kung Pao Chickens, Kusikia, Lewi Longmire, Luck One, Michael The Blind, Operative, Parenthetical Girls, Please Step Out of The Vehicle, Reporter, Rollerball, Shoeshine Blue, Skeletron, Soup Purse, SubArachnoid Space, Tiny Knives, Tu Fawning, The Tumblers, Typhoon, Wampire, Why I Must Be Careful, and Ylang Ylang.

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    Aug 01 2010 0
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    Asss @ Pdx Pop Now

    Video by BrewcasterASSS - 2010 PDX Pop Now!. Festival from brewcaster on Vimeo.

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    Jan 04 2011 3
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    PDX Pop Now! Accepting Submissions for 2011 Comp

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier DIY music festival, compilation and music advocacy organization - has begun accepting submissions for its 2011 compilation.. Submissions can be made online at www.pdxpopnow.org and will be accepted through February 28, 2011.PDX Pop Now! is excited to announce the launch of its new website which features new design, photos, outreach information, historical background on the organization, and many different ways to get involved.. PDX Pop Now! will be holding its first 2011 volunteer meeting on Tuesday, January 18, 7-9 p.m. at Backspace.. At the meeting volunteers can apply for the booking committee, sign up to be on the compilation listening, marketing and fundraising committees or to volunteer at the festival.

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    May 17 2011 5
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    PDX Pop Now! Unveils Compilation Track List And Release Show

    Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the eighth installment of their much heralded compilation.. The 2-disc set is stacked with 41 tracks from some of Portland OR's finest musicians.. O Bruxo, Blue Skies For Black Hearts, Swahili, Lost Lander, along with DJ papi chulo and DJ GIGANTE, have been tapped to perform and provide music between bands at this year's CD Release Benefit which will be held June 2nd at Holocene (1001 SE Morrison St.). The cover is $10 and that will include a copy of the 2011 PDX Pop Now!. Compilation CD.

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    May 18 2012 0
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    PDX Pop Now! Unveils 2012 Compilation Track Listing and All-Ages

    PDX Pop Now! -- Portland's premier DIY music festival, compilation and music advocacy organization has announced the track listing for this year's compilation and plans for the CD Release Show.. Portland music fans will be pleased to find out that PDX Pop Now! has announced the track listing for the ninth installment of their much heralded compilation.. The 2-disc set is stacked with 41 tracks from some of Portland, OR's finest musicians.. Sun Angle, , Wild Ones, Hollywood Tans, , Rose along with DJ Porsche Cayenne, have been tapped to perform and provide music between bands at this year's CD Release Benefit which will be held June 7th at Holocene.

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    Im so dumb Why'd you remove the Old City and Autocracy show on 8/2 and replace it with a show ar Misdemeanor Meadows? These shows aren'tv related at all. No love, 503 punx.
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    NASALROD + DIRTY PRINCESS - FREE at RONTOMS - SUNDAY JULY 7TH! @rontoms [Jul 07, 2019] » Stoked for this & Banana Stand Media will be filming the event!!! FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2415613575338915/
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    AKM @tonic lounge [Jun 29, 2019] » Sad to see the Tonic go. Glad to play this stage one more time before it does. Thank you for making Portland one of the best cities for music in the US.
    -6/28/2019 4:10:41 PM
    Electric Ring @tonic lounge [Aug 02, 2019] » Damn that flyer is lit!
    -6/24/2019 12:43:42 PM
    @rontoms [Jun 23, 2019] » Not to be missed! Great lineup and going to be one bitchin' patio show!
    -6/18/2019 3:43:39 PM
    Punx @ask a punk [Jun 01, 2019] » Venue is on the sw side of the ross island bridge , the Secret Palace !
    -5/30/2019 9:38:30 PM
    Ellisa Sun @marino's coffee shop [May 31, 2019] » SO STOKED FOR THIS LAST MINUTE SHOW! HOPE TO SEE YA THERE PORTLAND!
    -5/28/2019 11:53:58 PM
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    swank @east side bar and grill [May 31, 2019] » An evening of space prog and singer/songwriter adventcha! Space Rats hit the stage at 830 to soundtrack a projection of the classic Beastmaster. Escape Goats and Ladybug Infestation work their usual magic!
    -5/18/2019 7:30:27 PM
    Mrk Eyz @adx [May 19, 2019] » New location. All ages!
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    FCUK YEAHH @starday tavern [Jul 19, 2019] » WOO!!!
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    Da Punx I think you should go see Sad Horse. Jenny Don't and the Spurs sucks (rehash tired fucking bullshit/nothingoriginal.) 503 punx reprezent!
    -5/3/2019 3:37:28 AM
    bastardsalt KENTON CLUB - TONIGHT. FREE. NONE ep release show. LOUD, FUN, FUCK YEAH!
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    Jenny @adx [May 19, 2019] » Dayyyyyyyyuuum
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    Mark Saturday, May 11th, at Gil's Speakeasy, black metal show with STAVVES from Corona, CA and PDX locals, Trow & At the Heart of the World!
    -5/1/2019 2:25:16 PM
    nikxt Can you add a good punk show for Fruday (4/26). Hardcore, post-punk or '77. Thanks!!
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    Mike @house show ~ ask a flower [Apr 19, 2019] » Face book message yhe bands for address.
    -4/16/2019 11:57:18 AM
    Mike @slims [Apr 20, 2019] » Heres the link to the event..... ¤ https://m.facebook.com/events/379407619572720/?acontext=%7B"ref"%3A"2"%2C"ref_dashboard_filter"%3A"calendar"%2C"action_history"%3A"[%7B%5C"surface%5C"%3A%5C"dashboard%5C"%2C%5C"mechanism%5C"%3A%5C"main_list%5C"%2C%5C"extra_data%5C"%3A[]%7D]"%7D&ref=bookmarks
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    bastardsalt @tanker, the [Apr 12, 2019] » Unfortunately (and bummed), Trash pulled out of the show at Tanker, but Bad Channels have barreled onto their slot. ¤ ¤ The show must go on!
    -4/11/2019 3:47:12 PM
    Im so dumb The Briefs should come to PDX. They suck now. Still want them to cum tho.
    -4/3/2019 12:46:59 PM
    show-bot! @moda center (rose garden) [Apr 12, 2019] » fuckoff with this nonsense
    -4/3/2019 12:44:01 PM
    Nicholas @fixin' to, the [Mar 23, 2019] » Get tix ahead of time! Link in FB event page link! Will sell out! Don't blow it! This show is going to blow the roof off!
    -3/18/2019 8:23:17 PM
    BIG BUSINESS + GAYTHEIST + NASALROD @mississippi studios [Apr 16, 2019] » Ummmm...this is gonna RULE! Tuesday, April 16th at Mississippi Studios! Don't sleep on tix!!💯💯💯
    -3/9/2019 4:28:36 PM
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    dougcapello @FAQ/WTF?! : How to Get Your Band Listed and Post a New Bio » Hey, we don't have access to removing a harmful/explicit profile that ended up on this page. Does anyone know how we can do this? Haven't had luck hearing back from webmaster yet.
    -2/25/2019 11:11:41 PM
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    pc-pdx HEY GUYS> ¤ We're moving servers tonight/tomorrow so heads up that there will be some downtime and weirdness. ¤ ¤ Please feel free to shout at us at ohshit@pc-pdx.com
    -2/21/2019 4:40:39 PM
    karoline west @blackwater [Feb 13, 2019] » musician, artist, filmmaker, french and from patagonia, please say yes
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    Addison @valentines [Feb 21, 2019] » Experience Valentines transformed by immersive art as Gabby Holt and Ivan to the Moon are surrounded by the moving colors of Artshark's live projections. ¤ ¤ This magickal space will titillate all of your senses as you solve original Weird Shortz puzzles, witness live painting, enjoy a complimentary…read the full comment
    -2/9/2019 9:12:28 PM
    Celo @slims [Feb 23, 2019] » Going to be a long and amazing night of live music!!! Ruby Oland is an amazing singer-songwriter with a great sound. ¤ SoL Riddim is a 5 piece band with a huge sound blending many different types of music that always keeps you moving and dancing. ¤ Don't miss this!
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