Starry Nights returns to Sisters with Lyle Lovett, John Hiatt

More shows announced: Wynonna Judd, Umphrey’s McGee

Looking for stocking stuffers for music fans? Check out these recent Central Oregon show announcements: … Read more

Bend musicians unite for Camp Fire relief

Volcanic Theatre Pub to host fundraiser

The Central Oregon music community will come together Friday at Volcanic Theatre Pub to help … Read more

Down North plays Winter Blues Ball in Sisters

Belfry show will benefit Heart of Oregon Corps, Habitat for Humanity

The Sisters Rhythm & Brews Festival — The two-day, blues-oriented music festival launched in August … Read more

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

Dec. 13 — Logan Mize, Keeland Donovan (country), Volcanic Theatre Pub, Bend, volcanictheatre.com. Dec. 13 … Read more

Anatomy of a Song: Shonna Lyn, ‘First Light’

Artist: Shonna Lyn Featured song: “First Light” Pianist and songwriter Shonna Lyn Cunningham, who performs … Read more

Devon Allman, Duane Betts share Tower stage

Next-generation Allmans bring new music to Bend

Devon Allman, Duane Betts and Berry Oakley Jr. talked about playing in a band together … Read more

California Honeydrops return to Central Oregon

Band brings old-school soul party to The Belfry

To mangle an old saying, you can’t take the buskers out of The California Honeydrops. … Read more

Scott Oliphant explores sound with ‘The Color Study’

Local engineer releases indie-rock influenced debut

Since relocating to Bend from Austin, Texas, in 2013, engineer and multiinstrumentalist Scott Oliphant has … Read more

John Craigie gives back in Bend

Portland folksinger helps homeless youth with Domino Room show

Ramblin’ folksinger John Craigie, who settled (at least nominally) in Portland a few years ago, … Read more

Tracorum brings classic rock to Volcanic

San Francisco quartet returns to Bend

San Francisco’s Tracorum, like most modern bands, draws from a wide array of influences: Southern … Read more

Tommy Emmanuel, Jerry Douglas team up at Tower

Guitar virtuosos to trade riffs in Bend

Here’s an early Christmas gift for guitar fans. Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel, a protege of … Read more

Whitey Morgan brings outlaw country to Bend

Michigan songwriter to play new music at Midtown Ballroom

Bend loves its country music, especially the kind of country music that Flint, Michigan, songwriter … Read more

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

Dec. 7 — John Craigie (folk-rock singer-songwriter), with Ben Morrison (of The Brothers Comatose), Domino … Read more

Diego’s Umbrella brings adventure to Bend

Gypsy rock band returns to Domino Room

Diego’s Umbrella played one of its first shows in Bend at Silver Moon Brewing eight … Read more

Pinback is back in Bend

Progressive indie rock band to play Volcanic Theatre Pub

Pinback guitarist Rob Crow sounded exhausted during a recent conversation with GO! Magazine. Two days … Read more

Anatomy of a Song: Bruce Moon, ‘Paradise’

Artist: Bruce Moon Featured song: “Paradise” Upcoming shows: • AM Clouds at J&J Bar and Grill … Read more

Juju Eyeball comes together at McMenamins

Bend’s Beatles cover band welcomes two new members

Bend’s favorite Beatles cover band just got a little more authentic. After founding guitarist Paul … Read more

The Tower Theatre celebrates the holiday season

Early Christmas shows heat up Bend

If you’re the type who turns on Christmas music as soon as the leftover turkey … Read more

Zion I returns to Bend

Conscious hip-hop act headlines Volcanic Theatre Pub

For more than 20 years beginning in the mid-’90s, Zion I’s MC Zumbi and DJ/producer … Read more

Whitechapel will thrash at the Domino Room

Deathcore band brings detuned riffs to Bend

All right, so you’re not interested in Christmas music. May we interest you in some … Read more

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

Nov. 29 — David Benoit, with Sara Gazarak (“Charlie Brown” Christmas meets jazz), Tower Theatre, … Read more

Bend musicians ramble on

Artists head to bigger markets for stardom, personal growth, more

Without Bend, there probably wouldn’t have been a Quarterflash. Without Portland, the band might never … Read more

The Weather Machine gives thanks in Sisters

Songwriter Slater Smith returns home for annual show

The Weather Machine today is a much different band from the one that released “Back … Read more

Cosmonautical talks album-release show in Bend

Long-running indie band will perform at Volcanic Theatre Pub

Cosmonautical frontman David von Schlegell hit upon a through-line while listing musical influences at a … Read more

Early-bird ticket lottery for Sisters Folk Festival open

Discounted passes will only be available to winners

Registration is open now through 8 a.m. Dec. 3 for the Sisters Folk Festival’s early-bird … Read more

Ashleigh Flynn & The Riveters return to Bend

Portland songwriter flexes rock muscle at Domino Room

Inspired by Motown and the bluegrass of her native Kentucky, Portland-­based singer-songwriter Ashleigh Flynn built … Read more

The Travelin’ McCourys will tear up the Tower

Sons of bluegrass royalty return to Bend with new music

When four-fifths of your band also backs bluegrass great Del McCoury (and when two of … Read more

Dubtonic Kru will feel the rhythm at Volcanic

Rising Jamaican band heads up reggae bill in Bend

The name Dubtonic Kru, as the Jamaican reggae band’s website proclaims, is a portmanteau of … Read more

Upcoming concerts scheduled to hit Central Oregon

Nov. 23 — Maxwell Friedman Trio (funk/soul/fusion), McMenamins Old St. Francis School, Bend, mcmenamins.com. Nov. … Read more

D.O.A., MDC fight back in Bend

Hardcore founders bring anniversary tour to Domino Room

In 2016, right before the U.S. presidential election, Canadian hardcore trio D.O.A. released the vinyl … Read more

Fruition brings ‘Fire’ to Domino Room

Portland band returns to Bend with new material

You could call “Watching it All Fall Apart” Fruition’s rock album. Along with companion EP … Read more

Cloverdayle stays positive on self-titled release

Former Oregon country duo returns to Bend

Nashville-based country duo Cloverdayle, formerly of Portland (and formerly of Bend, in vocalist Rachel Hamar’s … Read more

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