Home / Events / Music Calendar / Hot Buttered Rum, Sassparilla, Ashleigh Flynn, Mimi Naja with Brad Parsons, Floating Pointe, the Blackberry Bushes

Hot Buttered Rum, Sassparilla, Ashleigh Flynn, Mimi Naja with Brad Parsons, Floating Pointe, the Blackberry Bushes

AP KRYZA
6 pm., Sunday January 27 | $10.
Crystal Ballroom
1332 W Burnside St.
 
[POPGRASS] There’s an understandable, if unfair, tendency to automatically think “bluegrass” whenever a string band rears its head, but that’s a convention San Francisco quintet Hot Buttered Rum is more than happy to dispel. Over the course of a decade, and most starkly on 2009’s Limbs Akimbo, the band has evolved out of the jamboree mold, embracing traditional string music and infusing it with a slick pop sensibility, progressive signatures and improvised rock explosions that place it close to the String Cheese Incident without going overboard on the self-indulgent jamming. The band headlines the Crystal’s birthday bash, which also includes more traditional Seattle trio the Blackberry Bushes and rowdy PDX outfit Sassparilla.  



Where: Crystal Ballroom
Phone: 225-0047
Address: 1332 W Burnside St.
Website: www.mcmenamins.com

 
 

Crystal Ballroom

1332 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Paramore, Copeland

Monday, May 25, 2015

[PERFECT POP] Paramore is making a small fuss about wrapping up its “self-titled era” with a short run of theater shows, but damn if the band’s victory lap isn ...

8 pm | Sold out.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

Royal Blood, Mini Mansions

Monday, May 25, 2015

[ROCK] Rock 'n' roll isn’t dead: It just looks a lot different. These days its host takes the shape of a guitarless two-piece from Brighton, U.K. Royal Blood was s ...

8:30 pm | $20-$22
Wonder Ballroom 128 NE Russell St. Portland Map

Hot Chip, Slow Magic

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

[DANCE-POP] In 2008, British electro-jammers Hot Chip turned out a landmark album in Made In The Dark. It combined dance, disco, synth-pop, house and frantic ...

8 pm | $28.
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Crystal Ballroom

Shakey Graves, the Barr Brothers

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

[BUSK ROCK] Alejandro Rose-Garcia, better known under the moniker Shakey Graves, used to a loner. The 20-something singer-songwriter began his musical career by play ...

9 pm | Sold out.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close