Live Acoustic Music Near Portland, Oregon

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If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are several house concerts being held in and around the Portland area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in Portland. Restaurants and cafes around town sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Dec 9, 2018
Alela Diane (Unknown)
Playing at The Old Church (Small Theater)
Dec 9, 2018
Chris Pureka (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Mississippi Studios (Listening Room)
Dec 11, 2018
John Craigie (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe/Restaurant)
Dec 11, 2018
The Black Lillies (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Mississippi Studios (Listening Room)
Dec 11, 2018
Ezra Furman (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)
Dec 15, 2018
Beth Wood (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cafe Artichoke Music (Listening Room)
Dec 21, 2018
Sera Cahoone (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe/Restaurant)
Dec 30, 2018
Shook Twins (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Roseland Theater (Small Theater)
Dec 31, 2018
Shook Twins (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Roseland Theater (Small Theater)
Jan 9, 2019
The Brother Brothers (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Mississippi Studios (Listening Room)
Jan 18, 2019
True North (Americana)
Playing at Portland Folk Music Society (Listening Room)
Jan 19, 2019
Fruit Bats (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Revolution Hall (Small Theater)
Jan 20, 2019
David Jacobs-Strain (Blues)
Playing at Hart House Concerts (House Concert)
Feb 2, 2019
Beth Wood (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Doverlaff House Concerts (House Concert)
Feb 8, 2019
Elizabeth Cook (Country)
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
Feb 15, 2019
Tish Hinojosa (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Portland Folk Music Society (Listening Room)
Mar 2, 2019
West My Friend (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Doverlaff House Concerts (House Concert)
Mar 3, 2019
Joshua Radin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)
Mar 7, 2019
Darlingside (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Portland, OR

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House Concerts

Abbie Weisenbloom Presents (Portland)
Doverlaff House Concerts (Portland)
Hart House Concerts (Beaverton)
Wee Ceili Room Trad House Concerts (Stafford)

Listening Rooms

Strum Guitars (Portland)
Mississippi Studios (Portland)
Cafe Artichoke Music (Portland)
Portland Folk Music Society (Portland)
The Garages (Beaverton)
Walters Cultural Arts Center (Hillsboro)
Influence Music Hall (Hillsboro)

Cafes & Restaurants

Doug Fir Lounge (Portland)
Spare Room (Portland)
Mock Crest Tavern (Portland)
The Muddy Rudder Public House (Portland)
The Vault at O'Connors (Portland)
Spinella's Off the Wall (Gresham)

Vineyards & Breweries

Corkscrew Wine Bar (Portland)

Small Theaters

Roseland Theater (Portland)
Crystal Ballroom (Portland)
The Old Church (Portland)
Revolution Hall (Portland)
Aladdin Theater (Portland)
Clinton Street Theater (Portland)
Alberta Rose Theatre (Portland)
Old Liberty Theater (Ridgefield)

Bars & Nightclubs

McMenamins (Portland)
Alberta Street Pub (Portland)