1. Souvenir Driver w/ Tender Age & Bubble Cats
Where: Mississippi Studios
How Much: $8
When: Wednesday, April 23rd – 9pm
Why: The day has finally arrived! Souvenir Driver, the purveyors of bliss-pop, just dropped their latest album and will celebrate with a release show with good buds Tender Age and Bubble Cats. That’s not all folks, there will be a limited amount of handmade goodies: numbered cassettes & screen printed posters on fabric!
2. The Grrrl Front 2014
Where: Tonic Lounge
How Much: $15(both days)/$8(each night)
When: Friday & Saturday, April 25th & 26th – 9pm
Why: The Grrrl Front is a music and comedy festival that highlights, promotes, and empowers women artists while simultaneously supporting local nonprofit organizations! This year 60% of the door proceeds go to Bitch Media. Grab advanced tickets here for the likes of Slutty Hearts, Sad Horse, Needles and Pizza, and Palo Verde.
3. Deleted Scenes & Boys Beach
Where: Bunk Bar
How Much: $8
When: Sunday, April 27th – 9:30pm
Why: Deleted Scenes make a stop in Portland in support of their latest Lithium Burn, the follow-up to 2011’s Young People’s Church of the Air. The DC four-piece creates art-rock music that is so insanely all over the place that it just ends up making sense–or perhaps your head just will explode into colors. Boys Beach open!