Tonight ... if you're looking for early music, how about Pete Krebs and the Portland Playboys at Secret Society (6pm, $5); Little Sue and Lynn Conover at the Laurelthirst (6 pm, no cover); LaRhonda Steele at Fernhill Park (6:30 pm, free); or Sera Cahoone and Ana Tival on the rooftop deck at Revolution Hall (7 pm, $15)
Time for the 13th PDX Pop Now! Festival - tonight through Sunday, and free.
The Wailin' Jennys bring their sublime harmonies to Revolution Hall for two nights. They should sound amazing with the outstanding acoustics at RH ... 8 pm, $35
It's the first time in Portland for Haitian superstar band, Lakou Mizik at the Alberta Rose ... 8pm, $25
And, at the late show at the Laurelthirst, catch Mike Coykendall and Tommy Alexander ... 9:30pm, $5
On Saturday, check out the Division/Clinton Street Fair that includes performances by Stephanie Schneiderman, Tony Furtado, and Lost Lander.
Mississippi Studios has a wonderful show with Laura Gibson and Loch Lomond ... 9 pm, $17
Rich Layton and the Troublemakers with special guest Jon Koonce will be at O'Connor's ... 8 pm, $5
And Sunday, catch the eternal Willie Nelson and Richmond Fontaine at Edgefield ...
And, in a shameless plug for a concert series I help put together, don't forget on Monday, Sellwood Riverfront Park has the passionate Latin America singer-songwriter, Edna Vasquez. I been a fan of hers since seeing her a few years ago - a unique talent you should check out ... (6:30pm, free)