Jim Drake’s Entertainment Blog: Believing in what you believe

Portland musician-troubadour-folk-preacher McDougall returns to Hood River on Friday with a new CD that expands his regular one-man show into new territory: a full band sound.

Entertainment Update for May 18

HRVHS Film Festival May 26; Go and Catch ‘Feed the Dogg’; more

‘Broadway and All That Jazz’ May 13

Broadway and jazz are both quintessential genres of American music, and not surprisingly, they have a history of coming together in surprising ways.

Northwest Mixtape: A conversation about Hip Hop history

Hip Hop history is the topic at Columbia Center for the Arts on Saturday, June 4.

Entertainment Update for May 14

‘Cahill’ at Everybody’s May 13; Skamania Lodge hosts annual free Live Music Series; more

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‘Mama-logues’ raises $2,300 for One Community Health

On Thursday, April 28, a big crowd of local mamas and many others shared big laughs in support of a local perinatal program.

Entertainment Update for May 11

Kristen Ford at Trillium May 27; Kerry Williams at The Pines; more

Entertainment Update for May 7

Poetry workshop May 7; Author Brian Doyle at Klindt’s; more

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‘Music at the Dawn’ brings early 1900s to life

Wednesday brought a listening event unlike any other to Hood River.

Entertainment Update for April 30

Woody Guthrie tribute May 20; CBU Male Chorale concert May 4; ‘Dream Big’ fundraising April 29

Jim Drake’s Entertainment Blog: Storm Large on wanting to be good, paying your dues, and the luxury of time

When can someone say that he, or she, has finally reached the top of their game? What events in your life have to occur to say that you have finally “made it?” It’s still an open-ended question for singer Storm Large, even after reflecting on 25 years of being on the music scene.

Entertainment Update for April 27

‘Knew Me’ at Everybody’s; Bonham at Stave and Stone; more

Entertainment Update for April 23

‘Luke & Katie’ at the Lyle Hotel; David Barsamian lecture May 5; more

Entertainment Update for April 20

Ron Rogers at Double Mountain; ‘Sharing the Rough’ benefit film April 21 at arts center; more

Entertainment Update for April 16

Tuesdays at Springhouse Cellar; Tim Mayer at CG Hotel; more


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