The House of Sarcasm #30 – History of Portland
Written by Christine on January 18, 2019
There’s a cool fundraiser show happening tonight: School of Rock Portland & Prowus Present: History of Portland
So I decided to play some music from the bands whose music will be featured in the student performances.
Info from the event page:
School of Rock and PROWUS Present: History of Portland! A fundraiser for PROWUS.org for youth music scholarships. School of Rock students will be performing music from some of the most influential Portland artists ever
This year’s History of Portland lineup will include songs from the following artists:
Dead Moon – The Decemberists – Elliott Smith – The Exploding Hearts – Hazel – The Kingsmen – Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks – Modest Mouse – Neo Boys – Poison Idea – Quarterflash – Red Fang – Team Dresch – Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Wipers – Quasi – Sleater-Kinney
Special guest appearances by John Moen from The Decemberists, Janet Weiss from Sleater-Kinney and Quasi, Pete Krebs from Hazel, John Sherman and Bryan Giles from Red Fang, Sam Henry from Wipers, Jerry A. from Poison Idea, & Toody Cole from Dead Moon! Proceeds go to PROWUS.org for local youth music scholarships.
Here are some other local shows this weekend:
Thanks for listening! Tune in next Friday at 11 am for more local music.
Please click the blue “Download” link below to download today’s show, or listen to the show here: on Mixcloud