The challenge ... write a post about music in Portland this weekend in 10 minutes.
OK ... go!
Last two days of Lewi Longmire's residency at Al's Den ... 7pm, no cover
Buzz Holland at the Starday Tavern ... 6 pm, no cover
Rich Layton & the Troublemakers with special guest Jon Koonce (they even rehearsed!) at O'Connor's in Multnomah Village... 7 pn, $10 (plus you can add a contribution to the Jeremy Wilson Foundation)
It's the MOGO Music Festival tonight through Sunday at a number of great venues around Portland ... cool shows, all local, all looking mighty fine!
MarchFourth's 14th Anniversary Pre-Func with Pimps of Joytime at the Crystal Ballroom ... 8 pm, $23
The Libertine Belles are at the Secret Society ... 6pm, $5
It's the McMenamins Grand Lodge 95th Birthday Celebration with Pilar French, Rich Layton & the Troublemakers, Tara Velarde, and the Strange Tones ... starts at 2 pm and free!
MarchFourth 14th Anniversary Spectacular at the Crystal Ballroom ... 8 pm, $26
Robert Cray Band at the Aladdin ... 8 pm, sold out
13 minutes ... that's it for now ...