3017 S.E. Milwaukie Ave.
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
231 S.W. Ankeny St.
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
3728 N.E. Sandy Blvd.
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
1332 W. Burnside St.
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.
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
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
300 N.W. 10th Ave.
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
527 S.E. Pine St.
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
31 N.W. First Ave.
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
8 N.W. Sixth Ave.
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
125 N.W. Sixth Ave.
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