Acme-Sexton Blake

Alberta St Pub-Bluegrass Invite

Ash St.-The Blood Orange, Half Rounded Bastard File, The Flying Axemen, $4

Beale street NW-Kinzel & Hyde

Berbati's Pan-Robert Walter's 20th Congress, Surrounded By Ninjas, DJ Blackmarks, 9 pm, $10-$12

Buffalo Gap-Roger & Klas Acoustic Showcase, 9pm

Crystal Ballroom-Everyone Orchestra: 2nd Annual Pangea Project Benefit Concert, 9 pm, $20-$25; Cocktail Cabaret: "Broadway Baby" (Lola's), 9 pm, $10

Dante's- Low Dough: Oceana, Berzerk, Thirty3, Amongst Us, Kaddisfly, $5

Doug Fir-The Album Leaf, Aspects of Physics, Manouk, DJ Plastiq Phantom, 9 pm, $10

Dunes-Safari, Krav Maga, DJ Sasha Cigarettes

Gemini-Karaoke From Hell

goodfoot-Alter Echo, Kid Special, Gulls, Duke Shatner

Green Room-Katt and Roots Revolution, 9 pm

Holocene-White Car, RRINE, Radium Z, 9 pm, $3

It's a Beautiful Pizza-Bill Coones & Larry Adair Jazz

Kells-Pat Buckley, 9 pm

Kennedy School-Craig Marquardo Trio, 7pm, free

Laurelthirst-Lewi Longmire Band, 6pm, free


Mississippi Pizza-The RCMP, 6pm; Deb Pasternack, 9pm, $8

Mississippi Studios-Acoustic Minds, Fran Gray, Lara Michell, 8pm, $8-$15

Mock Crest-Donna Jose Open Mic & Jammin', 8:30 pm

Monty's-Kenny Lee and the Sundowners' Open Jam

Old Church-Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill, 8pm, $15

Poor Richards-Lea Krueger, 8pm, free

Portsmouth Club-The Upright Dub Orchestra

Produce Row-The Pasties, Excuse Me Sir, $3

Roc's Bar & Grill-Acoustic Guitar Night w/Doggett Productions

Roseland-Crossfade, Strata, Emberghost, 8 pm, $10

Sabala's Mt Tabor-The Iron Maidens, British Steel, Deflower, Patient 29, 9pm, $7

Sea-Live Hip Hop

(Tonic Lounge, 3100 NE Sandy Blvd)
With fidelity set comfortably at low, NE foursome Please Step Out of the Vehicle accomplish what surprisingly few fuzzed-out indierock bands seem to be able to these days--crafting songs that are plain and palatable, and still interesting enough to make lo-fi sound almost fresh again.
w/Blei, Day of Lions, Anonym Sweet Oregon Grill-Jon Koonce

The Viper Room-Ancastral Community

Three Friends Coffeehouse-Suck My Open Mic w/Tamara J. Brown, 7 pm, All Ages

Tillicum Club-Lloyd Jones, 8pm

Tonic-KC Deadmandisco, 6pm

Wallbangers-Dueling Pianos, 8 pm

Wilf's Piano Bar-John Gilmore

Acme-Tom Heinl, Carl Weathers For Gorvernor, Bohemian Onslaught, 10pm, free

Aladdin-Plain Jayne, Missing Jimmy, Nickel Arcade, Fallback Farewell, Eye For An Eye, 7:30pm, $10

Ash St.-Bishop's West Coast Rock Show2: Lovely, Post Stardom Depression, The Gays, $6

Back To Back-Handsome Rob, Pants Machine, The Marks, 8 pm, free, All Ages

Beale street NW-Marquees Blues Band; Danny Hay Davis, noon-1 pm

Berbati's Pan-Why?, Nedelle, Fred Thomas, Hurtbird, DJ Tan't; King Fader, 9:30 pm (barside), 9 pm, $8-$10

Bitter End-Brent Adair, 8:30pm

Buffalo Gap-The Smokes, 9pm

Conan's-The Generals, Bitch Machine

Corner Saloon-Hipwaiters

Crystal Ballroom-Everyone Orchestra: 2nd Annual Pangea Project Benefit, 9 pm, $20-$25; Pangea Project Benefit Singer/Songwriter Session & Workship, Featuring Billy Nershi, Scott Law, Libby Kirkpatrick, 4 pm, $15 (Lola's); '80s Video Dance Attack w/VJ Kittytronix, 10 pm, $3, (Lola's), 9 pm

Dante's-Electric Six, VHS Or Beta, 10 pm, $12

Doug Fir-The Upsidedown, Thee Shams, Stars of Track and Field, 9 pm, $7

Duff's Garage-Richard March & The Valley 3, Jennifer Lynn, 9 pm, $5

Dunes-Channels 3 and 4, Hustler White, Bakelite, DJ Landoid, free

Eliot Hall Chapel at Reed College-David Schiff, 6 pm, free

Green Room-Stephen Ashbrook, 9:30 pm, $5

Grolla-Jim Soloway

Holocene-Geek Chic Disko w/Glass Candy, Panther, Dantronix, Workout, 9pm, $5

Hoppers-Bolt Up Right

It's a Beautiful Pizza-Amy Wells, 6 pm, All Ages

Kells-Amadan, 9:30 pm

Kelly's Olympian-Monoplane

Laurelthirst-Rainrats, 6pm; Flat Mountian Girls, 9 pm

Memorial Coliseum-Slipknot, Lamb of God, Shadows Fall, Autumn to Ashes, 6 pm, $35

Loveland-Copeland, Acceptance, Lovedrug, Eager-Seas, All Ages

Mississippi Pizza-Sneakin' Out, 6 pm, free; Sophisticated Mikah Sykes w/ Frank Lemon, 9pm

Mississippi Studios-The Believers w/ Dylan Tyack's Unsanctified Gospel Revival, 8pm, $8

Mock Crest-Rockabilly w/Lowell John Mitchell & Billy Kennedy, 9 pm

Music Millennium-Richard March & the Valley 3, 5 pm, Free

Noir-Black Eyes and Apologies, 6 pm, free; Hot Rod Hitmen, Gin & Tillyanna, David Samuel Project, 8 pm, $5, 7 pm, $5

Poor Richards-B&E, 8pm, free

Portsmouth Club-Triangle H, Nut Brown, Leaving the Scene

PPAA-Irish & Ceili Dance, 8pm, $10-12

Produce Row-Noah Teicher Quartet, $3

Red & Black-Robert Blake, The Crying Shame, 8pm

Roseland-Element57, Atom Sane, Eye Lit Up, The Strain, 10pm

Sabala's Mt Tabor-Dr. Theopolis, guests, 9 pm, $5

Savannah-Steel drums w/Randal Larson, 7 pm; DJ Geo, 9:30 pm

Slabtown-Pelin, 6pm; Kid Confidence, Rod Parallax, Brian Goblin, Prince Heartie; 9pm

The Viper Room-Miraflores CD release party, Another Fine Crisis, 11pm, $5, $8

Tillicum Club-Kenzel & Hyde, 8pm

Tonic-Keegan Smith, 6 pm; Shamelady, The Dirty Lowdowns, Diesto, Axes of Evil, $5

Towne Lounge-The Hunches, Meerkaz, Phantom Lights

Wallbangers-Dueling Pianos, 8 pm

Wilf's Piano Bar-Richard Arnold & The Grove Swingers

Wine Down-Dale Morris, 7:30 pm, free

Acme-Jackstraw, $5

Aladdin-Kelly Joe Phelps, Paul Curreri, 8 pm, $18- 20

Ash St.-Vinegar, The Freemartins, The Havzies, Pirate Radio, $6

Beale street NW-Outer City Blues Festival

Billy Reed's-The Devon Jones Blues Project

Bocelli's Restaurant-The Derek Bondy Trio

Buffalo Gap-Rhetoric Tuesday, 9 pm

Charlie White-Dan Crothers, 6pm

Conan's-Hungry Mob, Luminus Fog, DJ Cansaman

Corner Saloon-Hipwaiters

Crystal Ballroom-Longview, Man vs. Machine (Lola's), 7 pm, $5

Dante's-Tommy Stinson, Alien Crime Syndicate, The Money Changers, 9:30, $8

Dunes-Halloween w/Zombi, Splatterhouse, DJ Nate

(Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside)
JAM! Third or fourth tier to the jam band throne of the Dead, the fine folks of the String Cheese Incident have thrown together another wank-tastic side project called Zilla. Are you as excited as I am?!?! Green Room-Cindy Alexander, Erin Adkisson, 9:30 pm

Jackpot Records-Tommy Stinson, 5 pm, free

Kells-Amadan, 9:30

Kelly's Olympian-Glassine

Laurelthirst-James Low Band & Medicine Show, 6 pm, $3

Loveland-Straylight Run, Minus the Bear, Gratitude, The Honorary Title, Spitalfield, All Ages

Mississippi Studios-Mark Lemhouse, Heidi Severin, 8pm, $10

Mock Crest-Johnnie Ward & Eagle Ridin Papas, 9 pm

New Old Lompoc-Off-Key Bluegrass Jam (open acoustic)

Nocturnal-Brightwood, Desert City Soundtrack, Oceana, Verona, 8pm

Poor Richards-B&E, 8pm, free

Portsmouth Club-Atypical Theme, Out for Blood

Produce Row-Brother Lemon, $3

Rococo's-Live Hiphop Night

Sabala's Mt Tabor-Parallax, Dfive9, Point Defiance, Figurehead, 9pm, $6

Slabtown-The Hunches, The Black Lips, The Dead Idols, DJ Blackout, 10:30 pm, $4

The Viper Room-Wired Rockfest Tour w/ Stereovega, 9pm

Tonic-Professor Gall, 6pm, free; Shelter Red, Hope All Is Well, Her Candane, Mustangs and Madras, Duo Of Destruction, $5

Towne Lounge-Miru Mir!, Meow, Cowboy

Wallbangers-Dueling Pianos, 8 pm

White Eagle-Cicada Omega, Counterfeit Cash, The New Mexican Revolution, 7:30

Wilf's Piano Bar-Storm Large

Wine Down-Dale Morris, 7:30 pm, free

Wired Coffee-The Mouse That Roared, Ross Beach and the Hellpets, Minmae, the Nest, 7 PM, free

Ash St.-Street Roots Fundraiser w/My Life in Black and White, Cicada, Non-Dairy Larry, Spider Moccasin & The Imaginary Friends, $5 donation

Babalu-Border Patrol, 7:30 pm

Beale street NW-Gospel Lunch, 1 pm; Morrison Bridge Jam, 7pm

Berbati's Pan-Federation X, DMBQ, Fireballs of Freedom, Dark Skies, DJ Oatmeal, $6

Blue Monk-Portland Underground Night w/Mic Crenshaw, Ms Squad, the Black Notes, DJ Sneakers, 9 pm, $3

Conan's-7th Seal & Friends

Dante's-Kuma CD Release Part, Nordic; Sinferno Cabaret, 8:30pm, $6

Doug Fir-Dogs Die in Hot Cars, Phoenix, Joy Zipper, 9pm, $13-$15

Holocene-Trans-Mission: GenderQueer Benefit w/DKPDX, Flava Kelly, Pom Pom Meltdown, Excuse Me Sir, DJ Freddie Fagula, 8 pm, $5

Hoppers-LLoyd Jones Strugglers

Kells-Garth Michael McDermott, 9 pm

Loveland-Point Juncture, WA, All Ages

Mock Crest-Renee Pettigrew Trio, 8 pm

Moon & Sixpence-Foghorn String Band, free

Nocturnal-Swing Dancing, 7:30pm, $6

O'Conners-The Tone Sharks, 5 pm, $3

Porky's-Beth's Birthday Party w/Trauma Le Tron, Backseat Teachers, Brainhole

River Roadhouse-Sinners Club; open jam

Roseland-Toots & The Maytals, 8 pm

Sabala's Mt Tabor-The Independents, 800 Octane, The Railers, 9pm, $5

Smith Memorial Center, PSU-Chata Addy, Shida, 6:30pm, free

Solid State-Static Age, Still Life Projector

Wax-The Cypher; Freestyle and Emcee Battle

Acme-Pete Krebs & the Gossamer Wings

Arnada-Open Mic w/Fat Lil' Ryan

Ash St.-Oslo, Jonah, Jasmine Ash, $6

Beale street NW-Mark Hummel & Johnny Dyer, Paul DeLay

Berbatis Pan-Young Dubliners, J. Bird & the Magic Moments, 9pm, $10

Colosso-Hunter Donnalvia Duo

Dante's-Storytellers w/MC Dave "Killer" Queen,

6-9pm; Karaoke from Hell, 10pm

Green Room-Open Mic w/Mary Dill, 9 pm

It's a Beautiful Pizza-City of Gypsies, 8 pm

Kells-Garth Michael McDermott, 9 pm

Longhorn-Morrison Bridge Music Jam

Loveland-Q and Not U, Food for Animals, Manhunter, 8 pm, $10, All Ages

Mississippi Pizza-Open Mic W/David McKenzie, 7

Mock Crest-Aric Riley w/Katey Angel, 8 pm

Moon & Sixpence-Johnny Connolly

Produce Row-Ron Steen's Jazz Jam, $3

Red & Black-Fundraiser for Rob Los Ricos w/Good Sista/Bad Sista, 7pm, $5

Solid State-Mondo Bizarro Open Mic, All Ages

Tonic-Jeff Jordan, Rob Jones, Kris Stuart, Erik Clampitt, Arin Simonian, free

Acme-Adam Hurst Trio

Aladdin-James McMurtry & The Heartless Bastards, 8pm, $15

Ash St.-DIY Showcase w/Scotland Barr, Brent Adair, Caleb Coffee, Jacob Ray, $3

Babalu-Blues/Funk Open Mic, 9 pm

Beale street NW-Tony Coleman

Berbati's Pan-Crooked Fingers, Dolorean, Reclinerland, DJ Dickel, 9pm, $10-12

C-Bar-Open Mic, 7:30 pm sign up

Clyde's Prime Rib-Johnny Martin, 6pm, free

Conan's-Thorn City Improv

Dante's-Cerulean, The High Violets,Tea for Julie, $5

Doug Fir-Josh Rouse, Amy Carreia, 8 pm, $12; Raw Power w/ DJ Gregarious, after show, $3, 8pm, $12

Green Onion-PDX Songwriter Showcase, 9 pm

Green Room-Songwriter Showcase, 9 pm

Haven-Open Mic

It's a Beautiful Pizza-Balkan Music & Dance, 9pm

Kells-Garth Michael McDermott, 9 pm

Kenton Station-Kenton Station

Loveland-Broken Bones, Total Chaos, The Escaped, All Ages

Mississippi Pizza-The Blue Cranes, 7pm

Mississippi Studios-Mary Mulliken, Rob Burger, 8pm, $10

Mock Crest-Johnnie Ward & Eagle Ridin Papas, 8 pm

O'Connor's-Brandy Keehn Jazz Jam Session

Produce Row-Bluegrass Jam

Sabala's Mt Tabor-The Texacutioners, 9pm, free

Tillicum Club-Norman Sylvester, 8pm

Tonic-The Gallows, Scott Biram, Power of County, $5

Wallbangers-Dueling Pianos, 8 pm

Wilf's Piano Bar-Ron Harman & Rhonda Ringering

45th Street Pub-Open Mic w/Wabba Dave & the Splifftones

Aladdin-Split Lip Rayfield, 8pm, $10-$12

Amnesia Brewing Co.-Diggabone

Arnada-Songwriter's Round w/Shina

Ash St.-4-20 Show with Arroyo, Ovipositor, Precursor, Fells Acres, 9pm, $4

Aura-Jazz Singers Concert: Marilyn Keller, Rebecca Kilgore, Mitzi Zilka, 7:30 pm, free

Barracuda-KNRK New Rock Rumble

Beale street NW-Paul DeLay, Josh Fulero

Berbatis Pan-Black Mountain, Frog Eyes, World, 9:30, $7-$8

Buffalo Gap-Sidestar, 9 pm

Dante's-Storm & the Balls, 10pm

Doug Fir-The Wonderstuff, As Fast As, 9 pm, $13-$14

Gemini-Morrisson Bridge Music Jam, 8:30 pm, free

Holocene-Portland Documentary & Experimental Film Festival Opening Party featuring Jackie-O-Motherfucker, David Dinnell, Slow Dance Recyttal, 9pm, $8 (Free w/festival pass or ticket stub)

It's a Beautiful Pizza-Arabian Music & Dance, 8:30pm

Kells-Garth Michael McDermott, 9 pm

Loveland-Clarity Process, Paint by Numbers, All Ages

Mississippi Pizza-Ashleigh Flynn, Dave Gerow, Rouge Motel, 6pm, free

Nocturnal-Breakdance lessons, 6pm, $8; Craft Night, 7 pm, free; Tango Dancing, 7:30 pm, all ages

Produce Row-June Bunton's Open Mic

Roseland-Kreator, Vader, Death Angel, If Hope Dies, 8 pm

Sabala's Mt Tabor-420 Party w/Big Island Shindig, 9 pm, free

Sweet Oregon Grill-Rogue Bluegrass Band, 6pm

Tillicum Club-Tounge & Groove, 8pm

Tonic-My Goldfish Ned, The Generals, Busholini, $4

Towne Lounge-Open Mic

U&I Tavern-Open Mic

Wallbangers-Dueling Pianos, 8 pm

Wilf's Piano Bar-Steven Nash

Wine Down-Dale Morris, 8 pm, free-