DANCE YOURSELF CLEAN
Indie pop dance party in Portland / Seattle / Los Angeles!
9pm | $7.00 day of show
JUST $5 BEFORE 10:30PM!
Leave your expectations and inhibitions at the door, and dance to artists like: LCD Soundsystem | Phantogram | CHVRCHES | Miike Snow | RAC | Charli XCX | Little Boots | Empire of The Sun | Hercules & Love Affair | Purity Ring | Diamond Rings | Icona Pop | Bag Raiders | Kate Boy | Holy Ghost | Cut Copy | Van She | Capital Cities | The Knife | Trust | St. Lucia | French Horn Rebellion | Goldroom | Cherub | Pictureplane | Niki and The Dove | Clubfeet | Haim | Major Lazer | Beat Connection | Hey Champ | Miami Horror | Justice | Gossip | Gemini Club | Little Daylight | Soulwax | Penguin Prison | Chromeo | and many, many more.
9pm | $13.00 advance
Sweater Beats is the production alias of Filipino music maker Antonio Cuna. Since the premiere of his debut single "Mlln Dllr" on the Annie Mac show, Sweater Beats has captivated audiences around the world with his unique blend of dance music and R&B, garnering features in Billboard and Entertainment Weekly, and multiple performances on BBC Radio 1 and Boiler Room. Last year Cuna performed shows across the world including two North America tours with Chance the Rapper, and Chet Faker. Recently Sweater Beats offered his Cloud City EP for free download via LA imprint Huh What & Where, and supplied official remixes to Flume and Alesso.
Portland Moth fans, We are thrilled to bring you a monthly storySLAM at Holocene!
7pm | $8.00 advance
6:45pm - Doors for Premium ticket holders / 7pm Doors for GA ticketholders / 8pm Stories begin
$16 Premium tickets (early access to grab your favorite seat and beat the crowd to the bar!) and $8 general admission tickets will be available a week before the event at www.themoth.org
*Reminder that seating is first come, first served, and we recommend arriving early. The event usually sells out in about 24 hours, a week before the event. But, if you're throwing your name in the hat to tell a story, you'll most likely be able to talk your way info a ticket even last-minute...
Media Sponsors: OPB and Literary Arts
TopHat (formerly Top-Hat Confederacy)
Korgy & Bass (new duo from Barra Brown)
Mordecai (members of Andrew Endres Collective)
An evening showcasing some exciting new forces in the local funk and jazz scenes!
8pm | $8.00 day of show
Mordecai is a electronic music duo from Portland, OR featuring Andrew Endres on Lap Steel and Kate Kilbourne on violin.
Korgy and Bass sounds like if J. Dilla rose from the dead and met drummer Mark Guiliana while Brandford Marsalis plays out shit on his iPhone piano on the subway. Ft. Barra Brown on drums, SPDS Sample pad, and Micro-Korg with Alex Meltzer on bass and Roland 404 Sampler.
TopHat is one of Portland's premier R&B/Funk bands, jam-packed with talent and originality. Whether they're paying homage to the soul acts of decades gone by, playing inventive arrangements of modern pop-tunes, or showcasing melodically tasteful and harmonically advanced original songs, TopHat brings the funk. Led by bassist Alex Koehler, powered by the vocal talents of Jimmie Herrod, and backed by some of the best young musicians Portland has to offer, THC brings high-energy dance music that blends elements of classic R&B with modern Post-Disco and Hip-Hop sounds.
8:30pm | $6.00 day of show
PULSE is a quarterly music event curated by Willamette Week showcasing the diverse and talented musicians and producers under the radar and on the rise within the Portland music scene.
Hosted by Holocene, PULSE shines a spotlight on an eclectic mix of hip-hop, R&B, soul and their extended genres. Expect up and coming MC's and DJ's, as well as rock bands with rhythm and creative individuals marching to the beat of their own drum machine.
$1 from every ticket will go to supporting our non-profit partner, XRAY.FM!