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Friday, February 22, 2013

It's Happening Tonight!

Posted by Alison Hallett on Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 2:59 PM

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MUSIC—The two most prominent Latina voices in Portland music, Luz Elena Mendoza and Edna Vazquez, team up this evening for what's sure to be a spectacular night of mariachi-based music blended with everything from folk to indie rock to witchy soul. One part old-world and two parts new, this is some of the best original songwriting you'll find on stage tonight. MS
w/Leo; Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 NE Alberta, 8 pm, $12-15, all ages

FUNNY MOVIE—Screamy New York comic Eddie Pepitone thrives on bitterness and heckles, but this go-round he's taking questions at a screening of his stand-up-studded documentary The Bitter Buddha. Regularly featured on Conan and Marc Maron's WTF podcast, Pepitone has a set at Helium the night before, but tonight's the night for serious inquiries. CF
Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy, 7:30 pm, $7

ART & MUSIC—Do you ever want to listen to some awesome music, see local art, and support homeless youth all at once? Well... for the event Works, the Intown Church and People's Art of Portland are presenting an evening of music from Lost Lander and the Alialujah Choir, alongside a showcase of local artists' works, and a portion of the proceeds go to p:ear; a nonprofit that mentors homeless youth. RF
The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th, 7 pm, $10, all ages

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