Mississippi Studios Calendar


Sun 9/15
UK songwriter with a sparse, haunting and soulful sound

Charlie Cunningham

Ages 21+
Mon 9/16
Tue 9/17
Minneapolis indie rock duo with new Jim Eno (Spoon) produced 2019 LP

Night Moves

Ages 21+
Wed 9/18
Literary New Jersey punks return with intense new concept LP, 'An Obelisk'

Titus Andronicus at Polaris Hall

All Ages
Philadelphia rockers with epic live show, timeless punk/rock sound and new

Sheer Mag

Ages 21+
Thu 9/19
LA-based cinematic psych group with a penchant for mixing cumbia and punk

Tropa Magica

Ages 21+
Fri 9/20
Whip-smart stand-up with appearances on 'Modern Family' and 'Parks and Rec'

Joe Mande - King Of Content Tour

Ages 21+
JUNO-winning, richly harmonic West Coast pop trio with big hooks

Said The Whale at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Sat 9/21
Urgent, astute working-class art-punks from Dublin

SOLD OUT: Fontaines D.C.

Ages 21+
Sun 9/22
New Orleans songwriter No Depression calls "a soulmate of Van Morrison"

Andrew Duhon

Ages 21+
Mon 9/23
Brazilian psychedelic garage rock shredders with brain-blistering shows

Boogarins at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Bonafide punk legend with his longtime band on their "Dick Watt Tour 2019"

SOLD OUT: Mike Watt + The Missingmen

Ages 21+
Tue 9/24
PDX jazz/pop/math faves and a new project from AU collaborators

Blue Cranes / Methods Body

Ages 21+
Wed 9/25
New Belgium Presents a $5 Bill single release party with intricate rockers

Sama Dams

Ages 21+
Thu 9/26
Iconic, inventive Throwing Muses godhead w/ new LP, 'Possible Dust Clouds'

Kristin Hersh Electric Trio

Ages 21+
Fri 9/27
A future-forward double-bill of R&B and pop from Oakland and Los Angeles

Rituals of Mine / The Seshen At Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Aussie songwriter melding technicolor pop with dreamy shoegaze elements


Ages 21+
Sat 9/28
Storytelling podcast delivering shivers and fun for the Halloween season

The No Sleep Podcast at Polaris Hall

All Ages
Tight Portland punk/rock quartet with epic live show with bruising new LP

Summer Cannibals

Ages 21+
Sun 9/29
London pop prodigy with alarmingly versatile voice and perfect hooks

Nilüfer Yanya

Ages 21+
Mon 9/30
Veteran Portland storytelling songwriter with Western psych-folk/rock sound

Castanets at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Shape-shifting, inventive dance-rock icons with two-decade history and new


Ages 21+


Tue 10/01
PDX purveyor of wholly unique and dreamy/jazzy/psychedelic pop

Cat Hoch

Ages 21+
NYC experimental noise / performance artist with new Sacred Bones LP

Pharmakon At Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Wed 10/02
Gifted Nashville songwriter, Sara Bareilles / Demi Lovato collaborator

Jon McLaughlin

Ages 21+
Thu 10/03 presents the lauded LA songwriter/producer with 2018 LP

Jonathan Wilson

Ages 21+
Alberta Rose Theatre presents the acclaimed Nashville songwriter

Molly Tuttle At Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Fri 10/04
Country-adjacent songwriter with larger-than-life "piano man" persona

Robert Ellis - Texas Piano Man

Ages 21+
Sat 10/05
Esoteric, heartfelt Uruguay/NYC songwriter with deep, brilliant catalog

Juan Wauters at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Singular, humorous and heady LA songwriter and electronic pop purveyor

Jerry Paper

Ages 21+
Sun 10/06
Acclaimed, ambitious LA-based country songwriter with new LP, 'Sinner'

Leslie Stevens

Ages 21+
Mon 10/07
Explosive, precocious LA rockers with acclaimed debut LP and wild live show


Ages 21+
Tue 10/08
True Blue Nashville country songwriter w/ flooring 2017 LP, 'Highway Queen'

Nikki Lane

Ages 21+
Wed 10/09
Pop-up choir wizards who have collaborated w/ David Byrne and Patti Smith

An Evening With Choir! Choir! Choir!

Ages 21+
Thu 10/10
Majestic, fearless, golden-voiced Kentucky folk singer w/ brilliant new LP

Joan Shelley

Ages 21+
Imposing Austin soul/funk/rock act celebrating 10 years of 'Tell 'Em...'

Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Fri 10/11
LA-via-Seattle comic with hilarious/smart takes on race, sexuality and more

Solomon Georgio at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Wildly acclaimed modern jazz guitarist w/ Zorn/Grisman/Cline collaborations

An Evening With the Julian Lage Trio

Ages 21+
Sat 10/12
Hazy and sweet Australian lo-fi pop duo with new LP, 'Basketball Breakups'

Good Morning

Ages 21+
Sun 10/13
Deschutes Brewery and Pickathon present a twangy $5 bill double-header with

Tom Armstrong / Kassi Valazza

Ages 21+
Mon 10/14
Solo project of Blonde Redhead's Kazu Makino, with adventurous new LP

KAZU - Adult Baby Tour at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Promising and ambitious Atlanta songwriter w/ Americana and R&B influences

Faye Webster

Ages 21+
Tue 10/15
Mississippi Studios & Pickathon Present the funky Turkish psych-rockers

SOLD OUT: Altin Gün

Ages 21+
Mississippi Studios & Pickathon Present the funky Turkish psych-rockers

An Evening With Altin Gün (LATE)

Ages 21+
Wed 10/16
Soulful Nashville folk-country songwriter reissuing his 'Worried Man' LP

Andrew Combs at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Angular Portland punks with urgent and melodic 2018 LP 'Mating Surfaces'


Ages 21+
Thu 10/17
North Portland's own soul music legend and his blisteringly tight band

Ural Thomas And The Pain

Ages 21+
Soulful and twangy PDX collective helmed by Amy Boone and Willy Vlautin

The Delines at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Fri 10/18
Italian synth-pop duo with colorful rhythms and psychedelic flair

Dumbo Gets Mad At Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Portland soul/rock septet blending R&B and hip-hop with electric live show

Dirty Revival

Ages 21+
Sat 10/19
Critically acclaimed Portland-based orchestral rock project with 2018 LP

SOLD OUT: Typhoon

Ages 21+
Sun 10/20
Beloved PDX storytelling folk-rock outfit reuniting for an intimate show


Ages 21+
Mon 10/21 presents the fast-rising Portland songwriter, shredder and activist

Black Belt Eagle Scout

Ages 21+
Tue 10/22
Zac Little’s Ohio-based folk-rock institution with 2018 Anti- Records LP

Saintseneca at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

The Builders And The Butchers

Ages 21+
Wed 10/23

Pure Bathing Culture

Ages 21+

Brent Weinbach & DJ Douggpound at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Thu 10/24

Guerilla Toss at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

King Black Acid And The Rainbow Lodge

Ages 21+
Fri 10/25

The Legendary Pink Dots at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+


Ages 21+
Sat 10/26

The Helio Sequence

Ages 21+
Sun 10/27

The Endless Bummer Tour Feat. Neil Hilborn at Polaris Hall

All Ages

Laura Gibson / Chris Pureka

Ages 21+
Mon 10/28

Moorea Masa And The Mood

Ages 21+
Tue 10/29

SOLD OUT: Portland Cello Project: Elliott Smith, Ellington and Bach

Ages 21+
Wed 10/30

Haley Heynderickx Solo Performance

Ages 21+

Lust For Youth at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Haley Heynderickx w/ Full Band

Ages 21+
Thu 10/31


Ages 21+


Fri 11/01

Brent Cobb and Them

Ages 21+
Sat 11/02

Marika Hackman at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Miami Horror

Ages 21+
Sun 11/03

San Fermin

Ages 21+
Mon 11/04
Tue 11/05

Noam Pikelny & Stuart Duncan at Polaris Hall

All Ages

Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge: The Midnight Hour

Ages 21+
Wed 11/06

The Body at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+


Ages 21+
Thu 11/07

Amendola VS Blades With Cyro Baptista, Skerik & Jeff Parker

Ages 21+
A Costume Party Fundraiser Hosted by Weird Portland United

The First Annual Weird Portland Gala at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Fri 11/08

The Babe Rainbow at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Mikal Cronin

Ages 21+
Sat 11/09

An Evening With Robert Forster

Ages 21+

Patrick Sweany at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+
Sun 11/10


Ages 21+
Mon 11/11

Holly Ann

Ages 21+
Tue 11/12

Craig Finn And The Uptown Controllers

Ages 21+
Wed 11/13


Ages 21+
Thu 11/14

The Hackles / Martha Scanlan and Jon Neufeld at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Death Valley Girls / Crocodiles

Ages 21+
Fri 11/15

NOTS at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Sallie Ford And The Sound Outside

Ages 21+
Sat 11/16
Dreamy folk-rock outfit from Arizona with new LP, 'New Nostalgia'

Tow'rs at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

KUINKA with Lemolo

Ages 21+
Sun 11/17

Devon Welsh

Ages 21+
Mon 11/18
In Very Small Venues for Very Low Ticket Prices

SOLD OUT: A Night With The Milk Carton Kids

Ages 21+
Tue 11/19
Lagunitas Brewing Company presents a $5 bill with


Ages 21+
Wed 11/20
Thu 11/21 presents


Ages 21+
Fri 11/22

Tim Reynolds and TR3

Ages 21+
Sat 11/23


Ages 21+
Sun 11/24
Mon 11/25
Tue 11/26
Wed 11/27

The Yummy Fur

Ages 21+
Thu 11/28
Fri 11/29
Sat 11/30


Sun 12/01
Mon 12/02
Tue 12/03
Wed 12/04

JD McPherson at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+


Ages 21+
Thu 12/05

Charlie Hunter & Lucy Woodward

Ages 21+
Fri 12/06

SOLD OUT: Rachael & Vilray (EARLY)

Ages 21+

Rachael & Vilray (LATE)

Ages 21+
Sat 12/07
Sun 12/08
Mon 12/09
Tue 12/10
Wed 12/11
Thu 12/12
Fri 12/13

The Dream Syndicate at Polaris Hall

Ages 21+

Hot Buttered Rum

Ages 21+
Sat 12/14

Amir K

Ages 21+
Sun 12/15
Mon 12/16
Tue 12/17

Common Holly

Ages 21+
Wed 12/18
Thu 12/19
Fri 12/20

Tin Foil Hat Comedy Live

Ages 21+