CGOA’s “The Last Chance Dance” With the Jazz Collective Big Band Summer’s winding down, so in celebration of the season’s end, the CGOA Jazz Collective Big Band invites audiences to enjoy an evening of tuneful swing and jazz at the LAST CHANCE DANCE. The event is Saturday, September 28 at 7:30 PM at the Hood River Elks Lodge. This is [...]
FRI., JULY 12, 2013 9:30 PM at CEBU Hailing from the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, Barlow Road is the music machine where Matthew G. Mesa crafts songs reflecting everything about the landscape and its two-legged inhabitants. With guitar in hand and harmonicas close by, he weaves tales about love, life, asphalt, dirt, and everything else we get on ourselves. Moe Dixon [...]
Richard Wilkins Blues Band specializes in bringing traditional blues and dance music to the Northwest. With years of experience Richard brings his hot saxaphone touch to blues standards by Jimmy Reed, Little Walter, Elmore James, etc. http://www.richardwilkinsbluesband.com/
This should be a very interesting topic since my personal opinion about dance is that it is good exercise, and greatly reduces stress despite the fact that it takes time. I try to never sit down. With a few more leads maybe we could get everybody a Richard Simmons grade workout. Dancing Discoveries Author: Michael Mecham According to the [...]
In an attempt to support a high functioning dance community that displays the best of humanity I searched around and found this excerpt from the American Dancer. It should serve as a good starting article and provide a topic for discussion. Please comment. No one, including myself, "sees the whole elephant". Socially Yours: Social Dance Etiquette Author: Jean Krupa Social [...]
June Newsletter & Schedule Greetings Summer Dancers! It's time to sign up for the July series! We are happy to see so many of you taking advantage of the online discount, so we're sending the July newsletter out a week earlier than usual to help give you more time to take advantage of it this coming session. What's new in July? [...]
The lighters Members: Malcolm Brown, bass; Eddie Corduroy, guitar; José Maya, drums
Kevin Selfe has been electrifying audiences nationwide since breaking into the blues scene in 2006. His growing stature as a captivating story teller and passionate performer are surpassed only by his deft mastery of blues guitar. Having relocated to Portland, OR, the Virginia native is now a leading light in the Pacific Northwest’s robust blues revival. Effortlessly combining the guitar traditions [...]
The Eagles Club has one of the best dance floors in the area as well as food and drinks. Aeire #2126, 2006 W 7TH ST,THE DALLES, OR 97058 (541) 296-3172
The Clock Tower: This is a brewery and restaurant in the heart of the Dalles featuring Ales, Food, and a Wood Dance Floor.
The River Tap: Two new venues with great dreams. Hood River 112 A Oak Street Hood River, OR 97031 (541) 386-9900 Tue - Thur 4pm - 12am Fri & Sat 12:00 - 2am Sun 12:00pm-10pm Monday Closed The Dalles 703 East 2nd Street The Dalles, OR 97058 (541) 296-7870 Mon - Thur 12pm - 10pm Fri & Sat 12pm - [...]
The Brahma Cafe: hosts a salsa night. they are a Greek restaurant and serve food all night. This is a really great vibe bringing together the Hispanic and main stream cultures. This place is really an asset for the Dalles.
Solstice: hosts many great bands both local and from out of town. They serve award winning wood fired pizza. The dance floor is cement but works if room is available.
Everybody’s Brewery: hosts many great bands both local and from out of town. They serve a variety of food. All events are free. The dance floor is cement but works.