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Aladdin Theater

3017 S.E. Milwaukie Ave.

503-233-1904

Movie house turned concert hall with relaxed vibe and great sound. Pizza and beer.

c c 8 p.m. Monday, April 1, Neil Halstead, Sid Hillman, Corrina Repp, $10

Berbati's Pan

231 S.W. Ankeny St.

503-248-4579

Portland's definitive rock club. This rambling venue in the heart of the bar-hopping zone has something for everyone. Wide range of live music, pool tables and two bars. Mediterranean food.

c c 9:30 p.m. Sunday, March 31, The New Year, Pedro the Lion (Solo), Seaworthy, $8

The Blackbird

3728 N.E. Sandy Blvd.

503-282-9949

Live music for indie fans seven nights a week. Cramped, with no-fuss folks and laid-back barkeeps.

c c 9 p.m. Monday, April 1, Bonnie Prince Billy, $12

Crystal Ballroom

1332 W. Burnside St.

503-225-0047

Portland's Disneyland of music venues. Lola's Room is small, with an intimate vibe. The Crystal Ballroom is grand, and its dance floor is drenched in the history of bygone days.

c c 8 p.m. Saturday, March 30, King Black Acid, Jerry Joseph & The Jackmormons, The Standard, The Slimmer Twins

Dante's Caffe Italiano

1 S.W. Third Ave.

503-226-6630

Dark. Dangerous. Slinky. This inferno-style cafe and cocktail lounge has an ever-changing roster of live music and an open-flame fire pit near the back. Haughty hotties serve pizza and drinks.

c c 9 p.m. Saturday, March 30, Damnations TX, $6

Fez Ballroom

316 S.W. 11th Ave.

503-226-4171, Ext. 41

Upstairs club above 11th Avenue with high ceilings and wooden floors.

c c 9 p.m. Friday, March 29, Qwee,

Fernando, Kleveland, Television Eye, $6

Jimmy Mak's

300 N.W. 10th Ave.

503-295-6542

The most happening jazz club in Portland. Regular gigs by Portland's finest: Mel Brown, Thara Memory, Alan Jones and more. Mediterranean food and downstairs hookup scene.

c c 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 30, Kathy Walker, $5

Meow Meow

527 S.E. Pine St.

503-230-2111

Unpretentious all-ages venue-basement for the soda pop club. Bring your teen-age brother! Live music nearly every night.

c c 9:30 p.m. Sunday, March 31, Jeff London, $4

Ohm

31 N.W. First Ave.

503-223-9919

Under-the-Burnside Bridge club offering funky beats and DJs spinning everything from down-tempo to a gravity-defying mix of chill-out sounds. Dahlia every Tuesday. Live hip-hop jazz and soul every Thursday. Full bar.

c c 9 p.m. Friday, March 29, Synapse, Soft Core, $10

Roseland

8 N.W. Sixth Ave.

503-219-9929

Full bar and a variety of live music, with an emphasis on hip-hop upstairs and roots rock downstairs.

c c 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, Spiritualized, $16

Satyricon

125 N.W. Sixth Ave.

503-243-2380

Venerable rock club soaked in Portland history. Punk rock selections on the jukebox. Full bar and Greek-inspired lunch and dinner menu available at Fellini's, attached.

c c 9:30 p.m. Friday, March 29, Gene Loves Jezebel, The Prids, Torture Cookies, $8