Home / Events / Music Calendar / North Mississippi Allstars, London Souls

North Mississippi Allstars, London Souls

AP KRYZA
9 pm., Tuesday February 12 | $18.
Doug Fir Lounge
830 E Burnside St.
 
[BLUESY ROCK] Trio North Mississippi Allstars may have started its band with a bit of hubris behind it—brothers Luther (guitar) and Cody Dickinson (drums) had no claim to fame when they started more than 10 years ago, and said claim came from roping R.L. Burnside’s kid into playing with them. Somehow, with bassist Chris Chew (no relation to that Charleston dude) in tow, the band’s become ubiquitous on the festival circuit, and it’s no wonder. Veering toward the Skynyrd side of the country-blues-rock spectrum, the group’s gained momentum, but nary a bit of pretension. This is country rock sung in an off-key that lets the slide-guitar do the talking, and on 2011’s Keys to the Kingdom, the Allstars proved themselves, finally, to have earned their name through a universally appealing and charmingly askew rust-bucket of a sound that more than befits its loaded name. 



Where: Doug Fir Lounge
Phone: 231-9663
Address: 830 E Burnside St.
Website: www.dougfirlounge.com

 
 

Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Liam Finn

Friday, Aug 22, 2014

[IMAGINATIVE INDIE] Liam Finn has quietly produced some of the most underrated dream-rock of the last five years. The New Zealand raised, New York-based son ...

9:30 pm | $10 advance, $12 day of show.
White Eagle Saloon 836 N Russell St. Portland Web | Map

Terry Malts, Girl Tears

Friday, Aug 22, 2014

[FUZZED OUT] Terry Malts manages to sound bored and completely enraged at the same time. The three-piece will release the Insides EP next month, a pr ...

10 pm | $8.
Bunk Bar 1028 SE Water Ave. Portland Web | Map

Drop Dead, Bell Witch

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

[EXTREME METAL] The outer edges of tempo will be explored at this show, which the promoter has dubbed, “Fast vs. Slow.” Really, this is a mini-festival of epic proportio ...

8 pm | $12.
Slabtown 1033 NW 16th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Doug Fir Lounge

Resurrection: The Brunchening

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

Geared towards the service industry and day drinkers, this brand-new afternoon comedy showcase is all about the bloody marys and the bacon. And the standup, we suppose, from a pretty solid li ...

2 pm Saturday, Aug. 23 | $20-$25
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction

Sunday, Aug 24, 2014

The Nerdist-approved event, which involves a giant heap of comedians writing and performing original stories about Heathcliff, Harry Potter or Harriet the Spy, returns to Portland. It's almos ...

8 pm Sunday, Aug. 24 | $10-$12
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

The Afghan Whigs, Joseph Arthur

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

[TRANSGRESSIVE SOUL SHAKERS] A certain generation may groan upon recounting the boozy, lightly chauvinist bloodletting of Afghan Whigs frontman Greg Dulli, but the proof of wh ...

9 pm | $30. Through Aug. 27.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E 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