Chris Isaak croons again in Bend

‘Wicked Game’ singer to kick off Athletic Club concert series

A sure sign of summer in Bend: With so much music going on this weekend, … Read more

Tower Theatre announces 2018-19 schedule

Fun to include ‘Cats,’ acrobats, lasers and a cappella

Over the years, the Tower Theatre has become known for the wide variety of local, … Read more

Review: Lande creates wide-ranging sounds on ‘Stealing Flowers’

Bend songwriter’s debut album delivers atmosphere, sense of wonder

Jen Lande Galewski, better known as Lande on the local music scene, fully comes into … Read more

Q&A with comedian Steve Harber

Bend comic performs Friday at Seven Nightclub

Who: Bend comedian Steve Harber has been performing stand-up comedy for the past 10 years, … Read more

Dwight Yoakam announces Bend show

Honky-tonk singer-songwriter to play Oregon Spirit Distillers in August

Here’s the latest in concert announcements and music news around Bend: • Pioneering honky-tonk/rock hit-maker Dwight … Read more

Beat Lab Radio celebrates 200 shows in Bend

Bash at The Capitol to feature house producer FreeFall

Bend electronic-music mainstay Beat Lab Radio will broadcast its 200th episode Thursday on 92.9-FM, marking … Read more

Ural Thomas & The Pain headlines Cruxapalooza 7

Bend brewery celebrates sixth anniversary

Bend’s brewery birthday bashes continue this weekend with Cruxapalooza 7, which will mark the sixth … Read more

Artists bring classic sounds to Bend

Luke Winslow-King shreds at The Annex; Blair Crimmins debuts at Volcanic

Looking for something a bit more classic? Check out these two shows from “throwback” artists … Read more

Traditional Arts Day at High Desert Museum

Five ‘culture keepers’ to demonstrate skills

Traditional Arts Day — The High Desert Museum, in collaboration with the Oregon Folklife Network, … Read more

Student ballet performances

Weekend of recitals at Tower, Summit High

Ballet student performances — Terpsichorean Dance Studio will present the dance recitals “A World of … Read more

‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’

Shallow script still delivers classic action adventure

The best thing “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” has going for it is director J.A. Bayona, … Read more

Upcoming concerts

June 21 — Chris Isaak (surf/rockabilly crooner), Athletic Club of Bend, June 21 — … Read more

Thursday 6/21 4 Peaks Music Festival: Bands for 2018 include Greensky Bluegrass, Nahko and Medicine … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured Artist: Warm Springs artist Lillian Pitt

Who: Warm Springs artist Lillian Pitt’s work is on display at Raven Makes Gallery through … Read more

Solstice Market at The Workhouse

Solstice Market — The Workhouse, 50 SE Scott St., in Bend, will host The Solstice … Read more

Happy hour specials

Drinks and nibbles that are easy on your wallet … Read more

This week’s cheap eats

Find deals on meals at restaurants throughout Central Oregon. … Read more

Central Oregon eateries, at a glance

Food critic John Gottberg Anderson’s reviews of Central Oregon eateries, at a glance … Read more

Small bite

Suttle Lodge to host dockside dinners

Dock dinners — The Suttle Lodge has announced four lakeside “Dock Dinners” on Sundays in … Read more

On local screens the week of June 21-27

Synopses and short reviews of films showing now (or soon) on Central Oregon screens

Details of special screenings and mini-reviews of movies playing now (or soon) on Central Oregon … Read more

Movie times for the week of June 21-27

A full week of movie times for screens in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, Madras and Prineville. … Read more

‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’

Fred Rogers documentary an emotional tonic for troubled times

In the deftly crafted documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville … Read more

The Dandy Warhols to play first show in Bend

Long-running Portland band joins Floater at Oregon Spirit Distillers

As of next year, The Dandy Warhols will have been a band for a quarter-century. … Read more

High Valley plays it loose at Oregon Spirit Distillers

Canadian duo brings rousing country singing, dancing to Bend

It would have been hard to leave Oregon Spirit Distillers in a bad mood after … Read more

Q&A with fine artist Randal Leigh

‘Petroglyph Homage’ on display at Franklin Crossing

Who: Randal Fyfe Leigh is the Central Oregon artist behind the “Parietal Art and Petroglyph … Read more

Bend music festival returns to Stevenson Ranch June 21-24

Nahko and Medicine for the People headline 4 Peaks

Nahko Bear is finally telling his origin story, 10 years and three albums into his … Read more

Upcoming concerts

June 14 — Tow’rs (indie folk), McMenamins Old St. Francis School, Bend, June 14 … Read more

High Valley kicks off Bend Radio Group shows

Canadian country duo to play Oregon Spirit Distillers

The Northwest is taking over Nashville. Just check out the lineup for the first Bend … Read more

Tribal Seeds, Uncle Kracker are coming to Bend

Munch & Music lineup also announced

As the summer concert season gets underway, promoters are still announcing shows. Read on for … Read more

Michael Franti stays human in Bend

‘Soulrocker’ returns to Les Schwab with new album, documentary

It’s time for your Michael Franti fix, Bend. The rapper, rocker, peace advocate and now … Read more

Slocan Ramblers, True North play Pickin’ & Paddlin’

Concert series returns to Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe

Pickin’ & Paddlin’, the long-running outdoor concert series and fundraiser for the Bend Paddle Trail … Read more

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