Events

Natasha Kmeto

Soul'd Out Festival and Holocene present...

Natasha Kmeto

Maarquii, Siren and the Sea

Thu Apr 19

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Join us for an impressive line-up of local pop-R&B talents, as part of this year's Soul'd Out Festival!

Tickets at the Door

$10.00

CLUB KAI KAI 4.20 WITH LAGANJA ESTRANJA

CLUB KAI KAI 4.20 WITH LAGANJA ESTRANJA

House of Deville, House of Flora, Chanti Darling, Lisa Limbaugh, Rubber Child, HoldMyHand (DJ set), Fine China, Diva Dott, Rakeem, Shitney, Hosts: Ann Pyne & Buckmaster

Fri Apr 20

9:00 pm

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C’mon Portland - let’s get sickening! It’s 4:20 and we got the ganja…Laganja Estranja in the house down boots mawma! Laganja Estranja is the smoking mean green dancing queen from RuPaul’s Drag Race season six. Her high energy performances will leave you gasping for air and saying “yes gawt”. By far the most hilarious, iconic, chronic kween to come outta Drag Race. Joining Laganja are a cast of Potland drag royalty! Calling all #ClubKaiKai sativa divas - you do not want to puff puff pass on this gig, hunty! To really go big and go homo we are having two completely different drag shows tonight! First show at 11pm and second at 12:30am! With DJs + dancing all night long, and maybe a few pop-up drag performances throughout the night, get ready for the high time of your life!

NOTE: We want this to be a safe, fun, and legal event for everyone. In accordance with OLCC requirements, no cannabis is to enter the premises in any form.

$10.00 - $18.00

SLAY

Cake PDX and Ante Up PDX present:

SLAY

DJ Automaton, DJ Ronin Roc

Sat Apr 21

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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A hip-hop dance party for LGBT+, POC and Open-Minded People. Hosted by Bart Fitzgerald and Blaine Provancha

Just $5 before 10pm with FastPass from WeSlay.net

Tickets at the Door

$10

Emo Nite LA presents: Emo Nite Portland

Emo Nite LA presents: Emo Nite Portland

Tue Apr 24

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Take your spotify off of private mode, slide on your red and blue jeans, and meet us at Holocene.

$10.00

Disco/Tech: A Body Music Showcase for the Modern Age

Disco/Tech: A Body Music Showcase for the Modern Age

Fringe Class, My Body, Lisa Vazquez, DJ Lamar Leroy

Wed Apr 25

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Synth / hip hop / disco / electro / pop

A midweek dance party and local performer showcase!

$8.00

Kasbo (SOLD OUT)

Abstract Earth Project presents...

Kasbo (SOLD OUT)

BAYNK, Evan Giia

Thu Apr 26

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Sweden's Carl Garsbo, better known as Kasbo, may only be 21 years old but he is already becoming a dominant force in the indie electronic scene. His brand of soulful and evocative electronic music has garnered nearly 50 million streams in the past two years alone. Kasbo’s broad range of influences is apparent as he is able to seamlessly weave between bass-heavy, synth-fueled sequences and airy, lush atmospheres. Over the past year, Kasbo has taken his mesmerizing live show on the road and has graced a multitude of festival stages around the globe. Keep an eye on this brilliant producer as he is just getting started.

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$12 Early Bird Presale / $15 Advance / $18 Day of Show

SNAP! '90s Dance Party

SNAP! '90s Dance Party

Doc Adam, Colin Jones, Freaky Outty

Fri Apr 27

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Portland's favorite '90s dance party - Everybody dance now! 

$7 at the door, or grab one of our new PRESALE TICKETS for $6!

$6.00 - $24.00

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY

DJs Kiffo & Rymes, Bruxton

Sat Apr 28

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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+ House + Disco + Club + Techno +

Free before 10pm, then $6 at the door, or grab one of our new ADVANCE TICKETS for $5!

$5.00 - $20.00

Zaytoven

Soul'd Out Productions and Holocene present...

Zaytoven

DJ Maxx Bass, DJ BNick

Sun Apr 29

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Don't miss the talented producer Zaytoven on the Trap Holizay tour!  With placements on R&B/Pop records and Hip-Hop tracks, the gifted composer counterbalances his marriage to Hip-Hop with his love affair for R&B and Soul music. 

$15.00 - $18.00

LOOM (Dolphin Midwives + Ant'lrd)

LOOM (Dolphin Midwives + Ant'lrd)

Mike Gamble 4tet (featuring Andrew Jones, Noah Bernstein and Mike Lockwood), Old Unconscious

Wed May 2

8:30 pm

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Join us for an evening of adventurous, collaborative musics showcasing some of Portland's most luminous experimental talents.

$8.00

And And And

And And And

Thick Business, Bryson Cone, Ah God

Thu May 3

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Join us for a special screening of And And And & the Philosopher's Stoned, a short film comprised of five self-made, connected story-line, absurdist music videos that And And And has been working on since 2014. Screening at 8:30pm, bands starting at 9pm! DVDs for sale at the event.

$10.00

TRIBUTE NIGHT

TRIBUTE NIGHT

Fri May 4

9:00 pm

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Every first Friday is Tribute Night! Theme to be announced, but sure to be epic.

$10 advance / $12 at the door

An Evening with Buddy Wakefield

An Evening with Buddy Wakefield

Mon May 7

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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3-time world champion spoken word performer Buddy Wakefield returns to Portland with two of his all-time favorite poets, Mindy Nettifee and Brian S. Ellis, for a night of the best stand-up poetry on the planet.

$15

Pianos Become The Teeth, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die

Pianos Become The Teeth

The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die

Queen Of Jeans

Tue May 8

8:30 pm

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Join us for this epic emo / post-rock co-bill from the east coast!

$17.00 - $20.00

Talk Modern

Talk Modern

Leo Islo, Small Million

Wed May 9

8:30 pm

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Join us for a fantastic local line up of lush, sensual synth-pop.

$8.00

Slow Corpse

Tender Loving Empire and Holocene present...

Slow Corpse

New Move, Astro Tan

Thu May 10

8:30 pm

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Join us for the album release show for Slow Corpse's debut album Fables, out this May on Tender Loving Empire!

$8.00

SCHOOL OF ROCK PREVIEW SHOW

SCHOOL OF ROCK PREVIEW SHOW

Fri May 11

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm (event ends at 8:00 pm)

This event is all ages

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Join us for School of Rock Portland's Spring Preview show, featuring season show previews, staff performances, house band, Rock 101 and adult program!

$5 Advance at SOR / $10 at the Door

Dance Yourself Clean

Dance Yourself Clean

Fri May 11

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Indie pop dance party in Portland / Seattle / Los Angeles!

Just $5 at the door before 10:30pm, then $8 at the door.

Or $5 in advance if you snatch up one of our new PRESALE TICKETS!

$5.00 - $20.00

VERIFIED PRESENTS: DUBBEL DUTCH

VERIFIED PRESENTS: DUBBEL DUTCH

Massacooramaan, bkbeats, GANGSIGNS, Dirty Deeds, Purple Scott

Sat May 12

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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BASS / RAP / TRAP / TWERK / CLUB MUSIC DANCE PARTY

$5.00 - $10.00

Roselit Bone

Roselit Bone

Autopilot Is For Lovers, Paper/Upper/Cuts

Sun May 13

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Join us for the release party for Autopilot is for Lovers' new album: 'Not Now Apocalypse'. The creation of the album spans a time that has seen great change in Portland, while reflecting the artistic and personal changes of the artists themselves. The songs travel from choral sea-swells through distorted garage-rock anthems and accordion-driven melodies evocative of Beirut.

$8.00 - $10.00

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

Tue May 15

7:00 pm

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This month's theme is FALLING.

$10

Hypercapital (Survival Skills / Beat Parlor), Reliqs, DISXIPLE 113 (Montgomery Word / Ewe of Now), Wallfacer (member of This Will Destroy You)

Hypercapital (Survival Skills / Beat Parlor)

Reliqs

DISXIPLE 113 (Montgomery Word / Ewe of Now)

Wallfacer (member of This Will Destroy You)

Wed May 16

8:30 pm

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Join us for a night of innovative beat music and immersive visuals. Wallfacer (member of This Will Destroy You), will be kicking off the night with an emotive and inventive analog meets digital ambient set, followed by disxiple_113 (aka/ Montgomery Word, Ewe of Now Recordings) with a collage of experimental beats, Reliqs with a dynamic, production of genre bending electronic music. Hypercapital (aka/Survival Skills, Beat Parlor) will be capping off the night joined by Reliqs (on visuals) with live production spanning BPM's and drawing from a heavy cocktail of industrial and IDM influences.

$8.00

Candi Pop

Candi Pop

Fri May 18

9:00 pm

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A Candi Pop Dance Party littered with all of your guilty pleasures. Lollipops, Rainbows, Unicorns... and Oh yeah, Girl Power!

$10.00 - $12.00

SLAY

Cake PDX and Ante Up PDX present:

SLAY

DJ Automaton, DJ Ronin Roc

Sat May 19

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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A hip-hop dance party for LGBT+, POC and Open-Minded People. Hosted by Bart Fitzgerald and Blaine Provancha

Just $5 before 10pm with FastPass from WeSlay.net

Tickets at the Door

$10

Holidae House

Holidae House

Forty Feet Tall, Turtlenecked

Wed May 23

8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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A dynamic line up of local indie rock talents!

$8.00

Arc Iris

Arc Iris

Forest Veil

Thu May 24

8:30 pm

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We're thrilled to present the genre-defying trio Arc Iris, fresh off of their national support tour with Kimbra!

$8.00 - $10.00

SNAP! '90s Dance Party

SNAP! '90s Dance Party

Doc Adam, Colin Jones, Freaky Outty

Fri May 25

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Portland's favorite '90s dance party - Everybody dance now! 

$7 at the door, or grab one of our new PRESALE TICKETS for $6!

$6.00 - $24.00

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY

Sat May 26

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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+ House + Disco + Club + Techno +

Free before 10pm!

$6 at the door after 10pm, or grab one of our new limited ADVANCE TICKETS for $5!

 

$5.00 - $20.00

Carla dal Forno

XRAY.FM and Holocene present...

Carla dal Forno

Tess Roby, Golden Retriever, Visible Cloaks (DJ set)

Tue May 29

8:30 pm

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Daring experimental pop from Australian vocalist and songwriter Carla dal Forno, Montreal-based artist Tess Roby and support from local luminaries Golden Retriever.

$10.00 - $12.00

Frankie Simone at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents

Frankie Simone at Holocene

Reva Devito, The Seshen

Thu May 31

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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$12 ADV / $14 DOS

TRIBUTE NIGHT

TRIBUTE NIGHT

Fri Jun 1

9:00 pm

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Paying Tribute to the best to ever do it, every first Friday at Holocene!

Theme info TBA, but sure to be epic.

$10 Advance / $12 Day of Show

Maps And Atlases at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents

Maps And Atlases at Holocene

Sun Jun 3

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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$15 ADV / $17 DOS

Handsome Ghost

Handsome Ghost

Beta Radio

Tue Jun 5

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Don't miss the triumphant return of electronic pop artist Handsome Ghost to Holocene!

$13.00

Seiho

Seiho

DJ Natasha Kmeto, Rap Class

Wed Jun 6

9:00 pm

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Don't miss electrifying Japanese producer / beatmaker Seiho, signed to Day Tripper Records (Osaka)!

$10.00

SCHOOL OF ROCK PAYS TRIBUTE TO: KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD

SCHOOL OF ROCK PAYS TRIBUTE TO: KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD

Fri Jun 8

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm (event ends at 8:00 pm)

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School of Rock Portland students perform King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard!

$12 Advance at SOR / $15 Day of Show

Pierce Brothers

Monqui Presents

Pierce Brothers

Wed Jun 13

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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$13.00 - $15.00

Echo Pearl Varsity

Echo Pearl Varsity

LiquidLight, The Hague

Wed Jun 20

8:30 pm

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Join us in celebrating the release of Echo Pearl Varsity's new EP, and bid them farewell before their move to LA!

$8.00

serpentwithfeet at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents the NYC artist and avant garde pop/R&B standout

serpentwithfeet at Holocene

Katie Gately

Thu Jun 21

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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$13 ADV / $15 DOS

Snail Mail at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents

Snail Mail at Holocene

Bonny Doon

Mon Jun 25

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is all ages

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$12.00 - $14.00

Neon Indian (DJ set)

Abstract Earth Project presents...

Neon Indian (DJ set)

Wed Jun 27

9:00 pm

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Join us for a special DJ set from Neon Indian's Alan Palomo!

$17 Advance / $20 Day of Show

Camp Cope / Petal at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents

Camp Cope / Petal at Holocene

Tue Jul 3

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is all ages

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$13 ADV / $15 DOS

The Brothers Billygoat

The Brothers Billygoat

Mordecai, Toothbone

Wed Jul 11

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Join us for an evening of immersive avant-pop sounds from these local talents, headlined by the breath-taking stop motion animators and musical duo, The Brothers Billygoat.

$8.00

Yung Bae

Yung Bae

Thu Jul 12

9:00 pm

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$10.00 - $12.00

Olivia Gatwood - EARLY ALL AGES SHOW

Olivia Gatwood - EARLY ALL AGES SHOW

Joaquina Mertz

Sat Sep 8

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm (event ends at 8:00 pm)

This event is all ages

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Join us for the first of two performances by renowned poet, author and spoken word artist Olivia Gatwood. This show is an early evening All Ages event, and please note that *no alcohol* will be served (nonalcoholic beverages and our in house taco menu will be available for purchase, though)

$12.00 - $15.00

Olivia Gatwood - 21+ SHOW

Olivia Gatwood - 21+ SHOW

Joaquina Mertz

Sun Sep 9

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

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Join us for the second of two performances by renowned poet, author and spoken word artist Olivia Gatwood. This show is exclusively 21+ with full bar.

$12.00 - $15.00

The Midnight

Abstract Earth Project presents...

The Midnight

Sun Sep 30

9:00 pm

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Don't miss a live performance from LA synth pop group The Midnight!

$18 Advance / $20 Day of Show