Songfight Live PDX: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 & 15 2015

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Songfight Live PDX: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 & 15 2015

Postby anti-m » Tue Apr 21, 2015 11:18 am

Per Roymond's request, I'm making a thread for Nitties and Gritties. I will update this top post as we zero in on specifics. Here are the facts as we know them now.

Here is a weather report! (As of Monday, August 10)
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http://weather.weatherbug.com/OR/Portla ... code=z6286

Here is a poster!
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2SELb ... ZlT00/view

Here is a MAP!
https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid= ... ERbcjKq-O4

And here is TriMet's Transit MAP!
https://ride.trimet.org/#/

I've also attempted to upload a t-shirt!

http://www.redbubble.com/people/anti-m/shop

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Practice Space!
"Area 41"
4039 SE CLINTON ST, Portland, OR 97266
Hours:
Thurs 12-6
Fri: 12-2
Sat: 12-2

Speak to Rabid Garfunkel to reserve some time. Some equipment will not be available for Thursday. (Bass and amp, Spud's keyboard, and one of the guitar amps)
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Wednesday, August 12th
Eugenios Open Mic
3584 SE Division St.
Portland, OR 97202
7:30pm - ???

Because you need more Songfight.
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Thursday , August 13th
Organic Brewers Festival
Overlook Park
1599 N Fremont St
Portland, Oregon 97227
1:00pm - ??
http://www.naobf.org/

(The festival goes on all weekend, but this slot seems an opportune time to check it out.)



Thursday , August 13th
Adult Roller Skate to Mighty Wurlitzer
7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR 97202
Portland, OR 97202
7:00pm - 10:30

If people are interested in such things. Alternative might be BBQ in my backyard, weather permitting.

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Friday, August 14th
Please note change of venue!

Culmination Brewing
2117 NE Oregon St, Portland, OR 97232
Load-in at 5:00pm
Show from 6:00 to 10:30pm

Venue is 21 and over after 7:00pm!

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Saturday, August 15th
Field Trip
PDX Adult Soapbox Derby at Mount Tabor Park
Roughly SE 60th and SE Hawthorne Blvd
12:00pm - ??

(Derby actually begins at 10:00am, but is an all-day affair)
Bring food, wine, beer, and instruments for a picnic / busk-out while we watch the derby!
(No hard alcohol)



Saturday, August 15th
Mississippi Pizza
3552 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227

Load-in at 8:00pm
Show 9:00pm - 12:00am
Venue is 21 and over!
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Sunday, August 16th
Voicebox Karoke
734 SE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97214
Time TBA -- 2:00pm-??

Wherein we stage a group enactment of Total Eclipse of the Heart. Or something.
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FRIDAY
Kasper
Glennny's Family Jam
Roymond
Ken's Super Duper Band 'n Stuff
Spud
Anti-M
Rabbit & Ram / Future Boy
Merisan
DJ Ranger Den
ADD/ Charm Offensive
John Benjamin Band
Caravan Ray

SATURDAY
Manhattan Glutton
Sockpuppet
Naked Philosophy
Niveous
Primitive Screwheads
Jerkatorium
Berkeley Social Scene
Plus a special LIVE FIGHT
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Lunkhead » Tue Apr 21, 2015 11:30 am

CONFIRMED

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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Tue Apr 21, 2015 11:39 am

Just to confirm, Lunkhead, you are performing solo as Lunkhead in addition to performing as BSS?
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby fluffy » Tue Apr 21, 2015 11:46 am

CONFIRMED

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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Lunkhead » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:11 pm

I'd like to do a solo set. I don't think BSS will play unless at least me and Ken and Glennny are all confirmed, and preferably Erin too. I might forgo my solo set if Erin comes, and do Merisan in place of my set. Maybe just put Lunkhead, Merisan, AND BSS all on the poster just in case? ;) We'll sort things out and let you know.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Rabid Garfunkel » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:19 pm

CONFIRMED (but as who yet, I dunno, waiting is)

(sort of a "duh" thing, eh?) :lol:
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Generic » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:34 pm

Wiccans and Chickens. I love it.

I'm very disappointed to miss this one.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby RangerDenni » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:51 pm

forgot to say I'm showing up this year. Was sad I missed DC.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:58 pm

Lunkhead wrote:I'd like to do a solo set. I don't think BSS will play unless at least me and Ken and Glennny are all confirmed, and preferably Erin too. I might forgo my solo set if Erin comes, and do Merisan in place of my set. Maybe just put Lunkhead, Merisan, AND BSS all on the poster just in case? ;) We'll sort things out and let you know.


Sure thing -- I'm more trying to count numbers of slots that I need at this point... so... keep me posted? ;)
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby jb » Tue Apr 21, 2015 1:01 pm

Confirmed!
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby RangerDenni » Tue Apr 21, 2015 1:09 pm

I may or may not be bringing Mr. Ranger Den. He will certainly not be joining me on stage though, so it's not relevant for this thread (although he did help in one of my GOMs once) :)
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby roymond » Tue Apr 21, 2015 5:52 pm

Confirmed!

As me or something else. And I think I'm bringing a whole plane load of family.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Caravan Ray » Tue Apr 21, 2015 6:37 pm

So this date is locked in?

I will say "CONFIRMED" when I get my plane ticket - but till then, I will express a very firm commitment to upcoming confirmation.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Niveous » Tue Apr 21, 2015 8:18 pm

Caravan Ray wrote:I will say "CONFIRMED" when I get my plane ticket - but till then, I will express a very firm commitment to upcoming confirmation.


Ditto.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Tue Apr 21, 2015 9:07 pm

Caravan Ray wrote:So this date is locked in?

I will say "CONFIRMED" when I get my plane ticket - but till then, I will express a very firm commitment to upcoming confirmation.


Ayeup! I'm calling it locked. Buy your tix at will!
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby glennny » Tue Apr 21, 2015 9:18 pm

glennny is confirmed.

hoping for a BSS set
also hoping for a Thank Glennny for the Frisbee set, but that requires Frisbee.
I'll get back to you on that.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Tue Apr 21, 2015 9:27 pm

glennny wrote:glennny is confirmed.

hoping for a BSS set
also hoping for a Thank Glennny for the Frisbee set, but that requires Frisbee.
I'll get back to you on that.


We can definitely bring Frisbees to the Soapbox Derby!

(Not what you meant, I know. Keep me posted on Frisbee's innage or outage.)
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Fri Apr 24, 2015 3:10 pm

Hey everyone, I'm just peppering the threads with the information that this Songfight will be 21+ only. See edit at the top post.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby glennny » Fri Apr 24, 2015 3:56 pm

There goes my back up singers. Niece- 13, Nephew- 11, Daughter -10, Son -8.
:(
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby Caravan Ray » Fri Apr 24, 2015 4:18 pm

anti-m wrote:Hey everyone, I'm just peppering the threads with the information that this Songfight will be 21+ only. See edit at the top post.

Thanks for the heads-up. I'll make sure I bring some proof-of-age.
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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

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Re: Songfight Live Portland: Wiccans and Chickens Aug 14 &

Postby anti-m » Fri Apr 24, 2015 4:24 pm

glennny wrote:There goes my back up singers. Niece- 13, Nephew- 11, Daughter -10, Son -8.
:(


I know, I'm really sorry! Almost no bars in Portland will allow minors in the evening. It's a very stupid rule. No one is a fan of the OLCC.

I will double-check with the Jade Lounge -- it's possible the under 21 set is allowed there. The place that's likely to win the Saturday night slot is all-ages until 9:00, which means we could aim to book you earlier in the evening if that be the place.

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