Portland List · Mar 8 — Mar 14
A weekly list of interesting things to do in Portland
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Here’s some of the interesting stuff people are doing in Portland this coming week:
Thursday, Mar 8 · 9:00 PM · Mississippi Studios and Bar Bar
Aan is a four piece experimental pop project exploring tone and texture through the guise of a rock outfit. Bud Wilson has been writing and recording under this moniker for over seven years, though its first proper LP was released in February of 2014 (Amor Ad Nauseum). Live, the band exhumes a catharsis that feels almost tangible, reworking and deconstructing the recorded material to form a sort of hyper version of its template. Tickets $10.
Friday, Mar 9 · 7:30 PM · Aladdin Theater
Anthony Jeselnik is a stand-up comedian from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Anthony starred in and created THE JESELNIK OFFENSIVE, which ran for two seasons on Comedy Central. Anthony has written for and appeared on several roasts for Comedy Central, most notably THE ROAST OF DONALD TRUMP and THE ROAST OF CHARLIE SHEEN. Anthony has performed on CONAN, THE TONIGHT SHOW, JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE and was the first ever stand-up comic to appear on LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON.
Saturday, Mar 10 · 5:00 PM · Jolby & Friends
Jolby & Friends is proud to present an International Women’s Day Fundraising Spectacular! On Saturday, March 10th our studio will be transformed into an Art Gallery, Silent Auction and Shop featuring work from over 40 artists from across the country who have generously donated pieces that they feel represent the theme of: WOMEN. All proceeds will be donated to Rose Haven, a Portland-based shelter serving women and children who have experienced the trauma of abuse, loss of home and poverty.
Sunday, Mar 11 · 3:00 PM · Temple Apalala
Can you imagine feeling securely connected to your highest wisdom in any given situation? Would you love to be able to fully trust your intuition to guide you in life and on your spiritual path? How would life change if you could feel centered, calm and present throughout the day? Our intuition is our inherent guidance system; modern culture is full of insidious ways that deteriorates our intuition but we can reclaim it despite these challenges. Tickets $47.83.
Monday, Mar 12 · 8:00 PM · Doug Fir Lounge
Son Lux is the grand genre-less dream of Los Angeles composer Ryan Lott brought to roiling, vivid life with the help of two New Yorkers, guitarist Rafiq Bhatia and drummer Ian Chang. Each is a writer, producer, and performer with omnivorous taste and a penchant for wild improvisation — a band whose mix of electronic pop, unusual soul, and outright experimentalism feels more inviting than ever on the project’s fifth album, Brighter Wounds. Tickets $17.