Home / Events / Music Calendar / Alberta Rose Bluegrass Festival: Jim Lauderdale, Danny Barnes & Nick Forster, Barn Door Slammers, Calico Rose, the Bluegrass Regulators

Alberta Rose Bluegrass Festival: Jim Lauderdale, Danny Barnes & Nick Forster, Barn Door Slammers, Calico Rose, the Bluegrass Regulators

JEFF ROSENBERG
12 pm, Sunday February 10 | $30. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Alberta Rose Theatre
3000 NE Alberta St.
 

[BLUEGRASS] Pickin' and grinnin' galore fill the classy-but-cozy Alberta Rose's stage this weekend. Friday night kicks off with local bands Stumbleweed and Wayward Vessel, Washington old-time duo Cahalen Morrison & Eli West and headlining local roots great Caleb Klauder's Country Band. Saturday afternoon features a workshop with banjo master Danny Barnes of the Bad Livers and one with the Chick Rose School—think School of Rock, bluegrass style. The Chick Rose kids lead off the evening's festivities, also featuring Sugar Pine, Portland faves Jackstraw and great Tony Furtado-Scott Law collab Banjo Killers, closing with the duo of Barnes and another longtime roots warrior, Nick Forster of Hot Rize fame. Following a Sunday morning (well, early afternoon, but that's morning for musicians) gospel brunch and performance by the Bluegrass Regulators come the dulcet three-part harmonies of the ladies of Calico Rose, Western swingers Barn Door Slammers, an encore by Barnes and Forster and a fest-closing set by Nashville's Jim Lauderdale, perhaps best known for singing those perfect harmonies on Lucinda Williams' Car Wheels on a Gravel Road, but a truly masterful songwriter himself. Weekend passes as well as tickets to individual shows are available.



Where: Alberta Rose Theatre
Phone: 719-6055
Address: 3000 NE Alberta St.
Website: albertarosetheatre.com/

 
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Fat White Family, Jeffrey Lewis

Friday, Oct 31, 2014

[UNION PUNK] There's little special about Fat White Family's sound. They certainly do the lo-fi garage-psych-punk-country thing well, but that's true of many other b ...

10 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Wolf Eyes, Sir Richard Bishop, Expressway Yo Yo Dieting

Friday, Oct 31, 2014

[AVANT-GARDE HALLOWEEN] I’m confident in saying Wolf Eyes is the weirdest band to ever release something on revered indie-rock label Sub Pop. It’s not that the M ...

9 pm | $12 advance, $14 day of show.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map

Freeman, Arc Iris

Saturday, Nov 01, 2014

[SAD STUFF] This double-header is more like a night of revival. Aaron Freeman was formerly of Ween, and the pop-folk act Arc Iris was founded by Joice Adams, formerl ...

9 pm | $20.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Alberta Rose Theatre

Crying: Featuring NOW Ensemble and Zac Pennington

Monday, Nov 03, 2014

[BROOKLYN CONTEMPORARY CLASSICAL] Brooklyn harbors some of today’s hottest classical composers, most of whom embrace rock, minimalism and other modern sounds ...

7:30 pm | $15 advance, $18 day of show. Under 21 permitted with legal guardian.
Alberta Rose Theatre 3000 NE Alberta St. Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close