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A Tribute to Amy Winehouse

Prom Queen, DJ Listen Lady


Star Theater Downtown
Tue., Dec. 12, 8 p.m. 2017 21+


Recommended by Ciara Dolan

Before her untimely death in 2011, English singer/songwriter and five-time Grammy winner Amy Winehouse had one of the most interesting voices in the world—it was booming, gravelly, and weird, but totally hypnotic. Inspired by 1960s groups like the Ronettes (right down to her winged eyeliner and towering beehive hairdo), her music lives on in a shimmering blend of R&B, jazz, and soul. Portland’s own 10-piece band Finehouse will pay tribute to the late Winehouse by playing her last record, 2006’s Back to Black, all the way through with a full horn section and backup singers. They’ll be joined by Seattle’s Prom Queen (one of my favorite acts in the Pacific Northwest), whose new album, Doom-Wop, draws from the same toxic bubblegum reference points as Winehouse’s work.

Star Theater

13 NW 6th, Portland, OR 97209

Event Times
This event is in the past.
  • Tue., Dec. 12, 8 p.m. 2017