This year’s performers share a sample of the Northwest’s eclectic originality. Musicians will be gracing the main stage at Third and Broadway Friday night from 6:30 – 10:00 and Saturday from 11:00 am-10:00 pm, as well as performing in businesses around town during Thursday night’s Music Crawl. Come prepared to listen, dance and be amazed!
Friday Evening Main Stage Music July 21 2017
6:30-8:00 Bhangara, Bollywood
Anjali and the Kid host a Bhangra and Bollywood dance party, which combines the rich texture of India’s many classical and folk dances with elements of Jazz, Hip-Hop, Arabic and Latin forms. They are guaranteed to get everyone smiling and dancing. Prepare to be transported! Dance Lesson included.
8:30-10pm – Funk/Soul
Big Bad Beat is an infectious funk/soul dance band playing the greatest hits from every generation. This band has crushing vocals, killer tight groove and packs the dance floor wherever they play!
Saturday Main Stage Music Lineup July 22 2017
12:30-1:30 Country Swing
Retta draws comfortably on country music, with all its geographical and stylistic tributaries, as well as swing, pop, vintage jazz, novelty and the Great American Songbook. She loves bristling Western swing, good Dixieland, cowboy movie music and clever song–stories
2:00-3:00 Neil Young Tribute
Harvest Gold is the area’s premier Neil Young Tribute band performing songs from Neil’s incredible 50-year career. Their show also features hits by other ’60s and ’70s rock legends including the Eagles, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Bob Dylan, the Allman Brothers Band, the Grateful Dead, and others.
3:30-4:30 Brazilian Choro/Jazz
Choro is the “New Orleans Jazz” of Brazil, mixing samba rhythms with blues, ragtime, Dixieland, and other world influences. The Brazillionaires bring Rio to Estacada.
5:00-6:00 Swampy Bluesy Folk
Aaron and Lowell bring a grass-roots jug-band sensibility to a blend of rock, blues, rockabilly, soul, island and gospel flavors. The result is a swampy, bluesy folk sound that will have you stomping your feet.
6:30-8:00 Rock Covers
Aspen Meadow is a Colton-based 12-member band whose high-energy, highly dance able mix of oldies and classic rock will lift all spirits.
The 2015 Best R&B Band Muddy Award winner and 2011 Oregon Music Hall of Fame inductee, Portland Blues Great “Boogie Cat” Norman Sylvester is one of the most engaging showman in the Northwest. His music education started with gospel in church in Louisiana, where he grew up. A lifetime love of the blues lead him to become one of the finest blues guitar players in the Pacific Northwest. Be ready for a dance floor celebration.