May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Appaloosa 6-8PM

Appaloosa is a local Americana band which plays new folk and old country music in a rootsy, raw and authentic configuration.  They will be preforming as a duo and their unique blend of melody and easy harmonies gives this bands lyrics an interesting, fun and toe-tappin' vibe. In addition to their orininal tunes, they play covers from their favorite sinner/sonwriters, mostly from the 60's and 70's. You can look forward to an entertaining and family friendly evening of music, interspersed with fun stories sure to make you smile. 

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May
24
6:00 PM18:00

Just Cuz 6-8PM

Just Cuz is exactly what their name implies. Just a couple of cousins playing music...just because they love to. Mike Lee and Aaron Moore are both Bend natives who were inspired to pick up their instruments by the late Paul Moore, Aaron's father and Michael's uncle. They play a variety of acoustic covers mixing in a few originals written by Mike Lee. Easy to listen to, the fun they have while playing is contagious.  

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Jun
7
6:00 PM18:00

Alex Winters 6-8PM

Born and raised in Oklahoma, pcurrent Bend, OR resident Alex Winters has been making music for almost 20 years in bands, orchestras, and as a solo artist. He has released 2 acoustic EPs, These Hopeful Seasons and The Nashville Sessions, and is currently at work recording his first full length solo album. His music is a thoughtful and emotional mixture of rock and folk, stripped down live to guitar and vocals.

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Jun
14
6:00 PM18:00

Crazy Mountain Billies 6-8PM

  "Banjo" Andy is a multi-instrumentalist musician and singer/songwriter who performs a unique style of mountain bluegrass music. Originally formed in the Rocky Mountains in 2009, the alias "Crazy Mountain Billies" was used by the musician in the studio while multi-track recording a full ensembles worth of instruments together to get the sound of a full string-band. "Banjo" Andy drifted up and down the Rockies writing songs inspired by the mountain lifestyle over the years, before relocating to the Pacific Northwest in pursuit of new adventures. Currently the artist is on tour all over the Western U.S. in support of the new "Journey Into The Backwoods" album. "One-man lineup works for his brand of bluegrass... his songs overflow with real melodies on multiple instruments. His unique vocals are worthy of praise." -Big Western Flavor

 

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Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

Jesse Loren Strickman 6-8PM

SF Bay Area singer-songwriter Jesse Loren Strickman offers emotionally charged vocals over jaunty acoustic chords in songs about personal love and social change. Annually touring the Pacific West Coast, he has opened for world-famous acts such as Damien Jurado, Cake, Jay Brannan and more. Thoughtful lyrics combined with heart-on-your-sleeve singing, will have you captivated and leaning in closer. 

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Jun
28
6:00 PM18:00

Zipline 6-8PM

If you love jam bands, the 80s, ray guns, and mashups, you'll love Zipline. With a slew of new oddball originals and covering everything from good Phish to Badfish, Zipline brings their unique pseudo-acoustic stylings to The Lot on March 1st. Come for the cold beers, stay for the hot takes. No song is too sacred to get the Zipline treatment!
 

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Jul
5
6:00 PM18:00

Rob Gregerson 6-8PM

Rob Gregerson is a professional multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer, and DJ from Seattle, WA. As his own modern one-man band, he uses a plethora of looping electronics and instruments to build an imaginary orchestra of melodies, beats, lyrics and rhythms across several genres. Proficient in improvisation, his music will captivate the attention, energy and spirit of the room like you've never experienced before!

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Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Appaloosa 6-8PM

Appaloosa is a local Americana band which plays new folk and old country music in a rootsy, raw and authentic configuration.  They will be preforming as a duo and their unique blend of melody and easy harmonies gives this bands lyrics an interesting, fun and toe-tappin' vibe. In addition to their orininal tunes, they play covers from their favorite sinner/sonwriters, mostly from the 60's and 70's. You can look forward to an entertaining and family friendly evening of music, interspersed with fun stories sure to make you smile. 

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Jul
19
6:00 PM18:00

Paul Eddy 6-8PM

Pacific Northwest native and Bedell Artist Paul Eddy is one busy musician. Whether performing solo, with the The Beatles cover band Juju Eyeball, or the retro C&W band Long Tall Eddy (he lived in Austin TX for 18 years!), you'll always get his best, right here in beautiful Bend Oregon

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Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Paper Moon 6-8pm

Paper Moon is a father and daughter acoustic duo from Seattle that can be heard all around the Puget Sound and at coffee houses and wineries up and down the west coast. Their shows combine American roots music with songs of 60s and 70s folk and their original works. Sometimes beautifully simplistic, sometimes featuring complex vocal harmonies with intricate guitar work, an evening of their music relaxes and delights audiences of all ages. 

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Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

Eric Leadbetter 6-8PM

Eric Leadbetter, of Jive Coulis, is traveling from South Oregon to play an array of classic rock, Americana, folk and blues.  His solo music is very unique and original, with ghostly echoes of the golden age of rock from the 60s-70s. And it should be, since he draws his musical inspiration from these eras by listening to a vast collection of classic vinyl. “I want my music to not only reach people's ears in a sweet and engaging way, but also to challenge the mind and inspire the heart and soul. I have creatively explored music very deeply in my life, and I see no end in the amount of musical wisdom to be gained and understood. It is a real treat for me to be able to share my musical expression with people that are open and willing.”

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Mar
29
6:00 PM18:00

RiverByMySide 6-8PM

RiderByMySide is a Bend-based acoustic band performing Roots music ranging from traditional folk and bluegrass to country soul. They blend 3-part harmonies with guitar and fiddle into both hand-crafted originals and timeless covers. A RiderByMySide set highlights their influences and illustrates their intent on keeping quality music alive.

RiderByMySide’s back porch Americana style highlights good music born in the last century. Centered around singer/songwriter/guitarist Gregg Morris, vocalist Kristin Morris, and Ella Rider on fiddle and vocals, RiderByMySide plays only quality hand-crafted originals and timeless covers. Kristin’s vocals have the ability to relax the soul or incite a crowd, depending on the moment. RiderByMySide’s harmony sound shows their affinity for classic duos like Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris, the Everly Brothers, and George Jones & Tammy Wynette. Gregg’s songwriting style walks the path paved by Townes Van Zandt, Bob Dylan and Richard Thompson. While Ella Rider's songwriting shows her wide range of influences, from old time classics to today's pop stars. Covers are chosen carefully from their vast vinyl collection.

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Feb
15
6:00 PM18:00

Onward, Etc 6-8PM

“Onward, Etc” 

Formed by Rosco Wuestewald out of South Dakota. He started a project known as Onward, Etc. Involving numerous artists from around the world to accompany his band. He has tour nationally with bands such as Flogging Molly, Larry & His Flask, Rusted Root, Skinny Lister and more. Toured in the Vans Warped Tour, Summerfest, played on stages at Coachella and Bonnaroo. His sound is Folk/Americana. 

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Dec
28
6:00 PM18:00

Shannon Ames 6-8PM

Originally from Bend, but currently living, recording and playing concerts in France.  Shannon Ames is home for the Holidays and excited to preform his solo act. 

He will be playing a solo-acoustic performance of his Euro-Americana Folk-Rock Fusion.

Shannon Ames' music is similar to the likes of Jack Johnson, Ray Lamontagne, David Gray, and Ryan Adams:  truth and beauty captured in song - emotive, percussive and melodic contemporary folk-rock.

 

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Nov
30
6:00 PM18:00

Mike Francis Medicine Music 6-8PM

New to the Bend Mike is bringing in big energy to anywhere he goes.  His music is a blend of blues/funk/reggae/folk and all super positive uplifting goodness.  You can look forward to spirit songs from the ancient language of light.  Rhythms to awaken and quiet the storm within to remember the light that fills you.

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Nov
2
6:00 PM18:00

TrebleShooters

A dynamic duo who perform original tunes about experiences of young love, dog deprivation, regrets, biking and coffee addiction. With influences spanning from the Beatles to Anderson Paak, their energy, versatile style, and, at times, tongue-in-cheek lyrics have made them a favorite within the local music scene.

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Oct
19
6:00 PM18:00

Paul Eddy 6-8PM

Pacific Northwest native and Bedell Artist Paul Eddy is one busy musician. Whether performing solo, with the The Beatles cover band Juju Eyeball, or the retro C&W band Long Tall Eddy (he lived in Austin TX for 18 years!), you'll always get his best, right here in beautiful Bend Oregon

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Oct
5
6:00 PM18:00

Kelcey Lassen 6-8PM

Kelcey Lassen is a singer/songwriter based in Bend, OR. Her gypsy roots and globe trotting adventures inspire her whimsical lyrics and indie, soul music style. Her upcoming album, filled with wondrous musings, will easily entrance.

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Sep
21
6:00 PM18:00

The Baron Ward 6-8PM

The Baron Ward is a core duo from Portland.  Hand-slappin Americana, funky folk rhythms and sky-high harmonies run rampant through an all-original set...unless you talk them into doing a cover...Avett Bros, Hollies, Beach Boys, Beatles, Ray LeMontagne, Pearl Jam, Flogging Molly.

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Aug
31
6:00 PM18:00

Gen Obata 6-8PM

Gen Obata has been writing songs and playing flatpick guitar since the 1970’s.  He plays a wide variety of folk, blues, bluegrass and americana original and cover songs.  He helped found the St. Louis-based traditional bluegrass band, The Seldom Home, and was also a member of the eclectic acoustic bands Raven Moon and City Folk. Gen is currently a member of the Tacoma-based bluegrass band Barleywine Revue, the americana trio Cosmo’s Dream, the acoustic duo Unassuming Beekeepers, and the alt-country band Road Work.

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Aug
24
6:00 PM18:00

Clara Baker 6-8PM

Clara Baker's music is "medicine for the heart, mind and psyche," (No Depression)-- full of honest and thoughtful lyrics, soulful singing, impressive instrumentation, and an energetic groove. Clara’s clear, strong voice and heartfelt songwriting is often compared to that of young Joni Mitchell, though you can tell that she spent her formative years in the bluegrass world when you hear her driving rhythm guitar or her creative flatpicking leads.

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Jul
13
6:00 PM18:00

The Naughty Sweethearts 6-8PM

The Naughty Sweethearts is a swing-stomp-jazz-funk band featuring Alex Klivecka and Megan Alder, from the Columbia River Gorge in Washington. They are on the road for a six-week tour across the western US to debut new original material and perform their upbeat selection of standard swing and old time songs.

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Jun
15
6:00 PM18:00

Travis Ebrenstrom 6-8PM

Travis Ehrenstrom is the singer-songwriter for the 21st century music lover. While keeping an acoustic base, Ehrenstrom incorporates a wide range of influences that shade his songs with unique textures. At the same time, Ehrenstrom captures the lyrics that stir the deepest universal human emotions.

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Jun
8
6:00 PM18:00

Band of Drifters 6-8PM

Ian Thomas performing solo, with accompaniment, or with his Band Of Drifters; draws on a variety of American roots influences, delivering a captivating raw live performance and distinctive sound from his original compositions on guitar, harmonica and kazoo. His latest release is a full-band album "Live in 2016" of 14 original songs that are deeply rooted in the classic country and American folk sounds. 
  He has shared the stage with The Avett Brothers, Taj Mahal, John Hammond, Cyril Neville, Corey Harris, Sam Bush, Shovels & Rope, The Wood Brothers, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Reverend Goat and Dr. John and more. Touring both here in the US and abroad, he has performed at festivals around the country, including Bonnaroo, Pickathon, Red Ants Pants and Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion. Currently, he splits his time between Tennessee and Montana.

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