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1997 Concert Archive


   

January

Wednesday the 8th. The Skeletones Reel Big Fish The Varicoasters @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8p doors / 8:30p showtime $6 door Thursday the 9th. Hate-Fuck Trio [a ska-core band from Denver? I believe...] The Varicoasters @John Henry's [136 E 11th; Eugene; 21+] Thursday the 9th. Goldfinger Reel Big Fish The Skeletones @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $8.50 Adv Friday the 10th. "Land of the Bigfoot Ska.." CD release party with: Easy Big Fella The Invesitgators Franceska The Feds @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] Friday the 24th. Let's Go Bowling @Pasha's Restraunt [61 NW Oregon; Bend; 21+] Saturday the 25th. Let's Go Bowling The Scandals The Varicoasters @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9p doors / 9:30 show $5 door

February

Sunday the 2nd. Royal Crown Revue [swing band] Ching Ching Swing [local jazz/swing band] @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8p doors / 8:30 showtime $6 adv / $7 door Friday the 7th. The Scofflaws Franceska The Scandals @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 9pm (FX) Sunday the 9th. 9th Annual Eugene Record Convention @Eugene Hilton [66 E 6th Ave; Eugene] 10am - 5pm $2 Sunday the 9th. The Scofflaws The Varicoasters The Scandals @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/8:30 show $6 door Tuesday the 18th. Squirrel Nut Zippers Cigar Store Indians @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; 21+] 9pm $10 + service charge (TM) Saturday the 22nd. Let's Go Bowling Engine 54 The Feds Big Rude Jake @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 9pm (FX)

MARCH

Friday the 7th. The Daddies Engine 54 @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30 show $7 adv/$8 door Saturday the 8th. Fishbone The Skeletones Salmon @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] 8pm doors/9pm show $13 adv/$15 door Sunday the 9th. Fishbone The Skeletones @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/8:30pm show $15 adv Saturday the 29th. Marigold Isaac Green and the Skalars Brainwashers @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30 show $5 door Saturday the 29th. The Readymen Link 80 Little Mission Heroes @Thee O [ Burnside; Portland; AA] Sunday the 30th. Isaac Green and the Skalars @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $5 door

APRIL

Tuesday the 1st. Isaac Green and the Skalars @Pasha's Restraunt [61 NW Oregon; Bend; 21+] Tuesday the 1st. Isaac Green and the Skalars @Pasha's Restraunt [61 NW Oregon; Bend; 21+] Tuesday the 8th. Let's Go Bowling The Scandals @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/8:30 show $5 adv/$6 door Friday the 11th. Reel Big Fish The Investigators Engine 54 @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] $5 adv Sunday the 13th. Reel Big Fish My Super Hero @Wild Duck [169 W 6th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/9pm showtime $6 adv/$7 door Thursday the 17th. Citizen Fish The Readymen The Redundants The A-Team @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/8:30 show $5 door Friday the 18th. The Skatalites Engine 54 Franceska @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 9pm Sunday the 20th. The Reverend Horton Heat Down By Law @Wild Duck [169 W 6th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30pm showtime $10 adv/$12 day of show Wednesday the 23rd. The Reverend Horton Heat Down By Law @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; 21+] $13.50 adv

MAY

Saturday the 3rd. The Pietasters $winging Utter$ Mr. Happy (? or something like that....) @The Venetian Theater [241 W 1st; Albany; AA] Doors 7pm / Showtime 8pm $5 Saturday the 3rd. "Snowjob '97" with: The Mighty Mighty Bosstones Social Distortion Third Eye Blind @Mt Hood Meadows 9am - 4pm $25 (includes lift ticket) TM Monday the 5th. The Independents (ska) The Tedio Boys (rock) Los Mex Pistols (psychosurf) @John Henry's [136 E 11th; Eugene; 21+] 10pm $4

JUNE

Sunday the 1st. Royal Crown Revue The Flapjacks @The Wild Duck [169 W 6th; Eugene; AA] 8pm doors/9pm show $12 (TM) Thursday the 12th. Hate-Fuck Trio (?? ska-core?) Smoke Jumpers (??) The Varicoasters @John Henry's [136 E 11th; Eugene; 21+] Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th. Two day "Ska Against Bigotry" show. Bands on the 13th are: Magadog The Varicoasters The Readymen The Departments Bands on the 14th are: The Skoi!dats Link 80 Back Order Shaka Belize Ace & the Two Timers @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30 showtime $7 at the door PER NIGHT Friday the 20th. The Daddies Rally Boy @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30 showtime $7 adv/$8 door Saturday the 21st. The Varicoasters (last show for awhile!) @John Henry's [136 E 11th; Eugene; 21+] free Thursday the 26th. Save Ferris 5th Business @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm doors/9:30 showtime $5 door Friday the 27th. The Daddies Indigo Swing @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $10 adv/$12 day of show ($18.50 adv for this and the 28th) Saturday the 28th. The Daddies Let's Go Bowling Save Ferris @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $10 adv/$12 day of show ($18.50 adv for this and the 27th)

July

Saturday the 5th. Skinnerbox Otis Ream Thee Spivies The Feds @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; ] 9pm $7 [FX] Saturday the 19th. The Skatalites Engine 54 @Bingen Marina [Hood River] $10 [TM] Thursday the 24th. Spring Heeled Jack Skavoovie & The Epitones Isaac Green & The Skalars @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $5 door [TM] Friday the 25th. Spring Heeled Jack Skavoovie & The Epitones Isaac Green & The Skalars @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9pm Doors / 9:30 Showtime $6 adv / $7 door Saturday the 26th. Little Mission Heroes 10 Dollar Mic Shorthanded Knuckelheads @The downtown Salem skatepark Free

August

Sunday the 3rd. The Blue Meanies The Varicoasters The Jamones @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9:30pm $5 Adv/$6 Door Sunday the 3rd. Bunny Wailer Lucky Dube Kreyol Syndikat Instigators @Champoeg State Park Amphitheater [South of Portland off of I-5] Gates open at 1pm, Festival starts at 2pm. $22[TM] Thursday the 7th. Blue Meanies MU330 The Feds @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] $6 Door Friday the 15th. Easy Big Fella Franceska The Investigators The Feds Diablotones Little Mission Heroes The Varicoasters Dave's Big Deluxe @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 8pm [FX] Thursday the 21st. Save Ferris Code 26 The Scandals @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $8 Adv [TM] Thursday the 28th. Reel Big Fish The Aquabats Kara's Flowers @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] $8.50 Adv [TM] Friday the 29th. The Cherry Poppin' Daddies Engine 54 The Varicoasters @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $8 Adv [TM] Sunday the 31st. Let's Go Bowling The Feds The Diablotones @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $5 Adv [TM]

September

Tuesday the 2nd. The Skatalites The Toasters Mad Caddies @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 8pm $13 [FX] Wednesday the 3rd. The Skatalites The Toasters Mad Caddies @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9:30pm Sunday the 7th. The Original Wailers Toots & The Maytals @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $15 Monday the 8th. Toots & The Maytals Bamiki Bandula @The Wild Duck [169 W 6th; Eugene; ] 8:30 Doors / 9pm Showtime $14 Adv / $16 Door Tuesday the 16th. Blink 182 Less Than Jake Frenzal Rhomb The Investigators @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $8 Adv Monday the 29th. Bim Skala Bim The Amazing Royal Crowns Dropkick Murphy @The Roseland Theater [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 8pm

October

Thursday the 2nd. The Selecter The Friggs Jive Talkin' Robots @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $10 adv / $12 day of show Friday the 3rd. Engine 54 The Feds Underpants Machine @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] Wednesday the 8th. Royal Crown Revue @The Wild Duck [ ; Eugene; AA] $8 door [The flier says $8 adv/$10 door. It's wrong] Thursday the 9th. Royal Crown Revue The Scandals @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $10 adv [TM] Friday the 10th. Dance Hall Crashers MXPX Weston @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $8.50 adv [TM] Saturday the 11th. Fishbone Phat Sidy Smokehouse The Fabulous Hedgehogs @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $13 adv / $15 day of show Friday the 17th. NXNW FESTIVAL/MOON SKA SHOWCASE Easy Big Fella Mobtown The Skoidats Isaac Green & The Skalars Spring Heeled Jack @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; ] Saturday the 18th. The Skeletones The Aquabats Jr. Samples @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $7 adv Thursday the 23rd. Easy Big Fella @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] Saturday the 25th. The W's The Valiants The Skamatics @The American Legion Hall [137 Menio Dr.; Keizer; ] Door 6:30/Show 7:00 $3.00

November

Tuesday the 4th. The Pietasters Mustard Plug Bouncing Souls @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8:00pm Doors / 8:30 Showtime $8 Adv / $10 Door Thursday the 6th. Mephiskapheles Blue Meanies Diablotones @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; ] $7 Door [TM] Sunday the 9th. Mephiskapheles Blue Meanies The Varicoasters @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 7:30pm Doors / 8:00pm Showtime $6 Adv / $7 Door Tuesday the 18th. Lee "Scratch" Perry Mad Professor @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8:00pm Door / 8:30pm Showtime $16 Adv / $18 Door Wednesday the 19th. Lee "Scratch" Perry Mad Professor The Robotics @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 8pm [FX] Friday the 21st. The Scofflaws The Varicoasters Franceska @Roseland Theatre [8 NW 6th; Portland; AA] 9pm [FX] Friday the 21st. Indigo Swing The Nightcaps @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] 8:30pm Doors / 9:00pm Showtime $8 Friday the 21st. Cherry Poppin' Daddies Hot For Chocolate @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 9:00pm Doors / 9:30pm Showtime $8 Adv / $9 Door Sunday the 23rd. Indigo Swing @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] Dance Lessons: 4pm - 6pm 6:00pm Showtime $10 Monday the 24th. Indigo Swing Boogie Chillen' Lucky Seven @The Wild Duck [169 W 6th; Eugene; AA] 6:45 Doors for Lesson 8:00pm Doors for show / 8:30pm Showtime $8 Adv (Student) / $9 Adv (public) $10 Day of show Monday the 24th. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy @Crystal Ballroom [1332 W Burnside; Portland; AA] $8 Adv / $10 Day Of Show Tuesday the 25th. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Lucky Seven @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] 8:00pm Doors / 8:30pm Showtime $8 Adv / $8 Door Saturday the 29th. Magadog Engine 54 The Feds @Stage 4 Theater [527 SE Pine; Portland; ]

December

Saturday the 6th. Cherry Poppin' Daddies Lucky Seven The Diablotones Teen Heroes @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] Doors 8pm / Showtime 9:30pm $8.50 Adv [TM] Friday the 12th. Filibuster Slightly Stoopid Accelerators Lando Calrissian @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] Doors 9pm / Show 9:30 $5 door Saturday the 13th. Buck-O-Nine The Jimmies Easy Big Fella @La Luna [215 SE 9th; Portland; AA] 7pm $7 Door Sunday the 14th. Buck-O-Nine Red Session @WOW Hall [291 W 8th; Eugene; AA] Doors 8pm / Show 8:30pm $4.95 Adv/Door