Here's a few responses that were emailed to me about other options for shows this weekend:
From Michael Kearsey:
The Portland FolkMusic Society (PFS) presents the best in folk/acoustic/Old Time/Roots Music at the 3rd Friday Concert Series, now in its 14th season! This month’s Portland FolkMusic Society showcases the award winning Canadian guitarist, Joel Fafard with Eugene songwriter, Chico Schwall opening the show.
WHEN: Friday April 18th, 2008 7:30 PM (DOORS OPEN 7 PM)
WHERE: Carvlin Hall-1636 SE Hickory St (Enter on SE 16th just north of SE Division)
ADMISSION: $10 for PFS members, $12 General Admission, $5 ages 12-18, under 12 FREE
From Mike Meyer:
The Wiyo's from New York City are doing the McMenamins' Great Northwest Music Tour (this weekend and next) ... according to Mike, "they're fantastic!" Sounds like a good recommendation to me. Thanks Mike!