The Melting Pot playlist for 07/27/2010

Program name: 
The Melting Pot
Air date: 
07/27/2010
ArtistTitle
BXP SOUNDSISTEMABALKAN TRAIN
J-PODSAMBANGA
THE ROOTSELLERSSNAKEBITE

Greetings, its been a while since the last update. Come celebrate the
Hawthorne Bridge's 100th birthday party the MORsound event happening
under the Hawthorne bridge this Saturday. KBOO will be broadcasting
the event from 4-9pm this Sat. Tonights show will feature new tracks
from Random Rab, Nanda, BxP Soundsistema and more. Tune in around 8:30
for a preview of Morsound and the PDX Bridgefest Preview.


MORSound: Free Concert – July 31st
concept sketch for the Morrison Bridge Concert by Gabe Shaughnessy

A full day of Music On the River, Saturday July 31st! PDX Bridge
Festival, in conjunction with the Hawthorne Bridge Centennial Project
and our sponsors, present an historic, outdoor free concert and
performance featuring Portland’s best musical and performance acts.
Join us on the Eastside of the Hawthorne Bridge at Water and Salmon
Streets for MORSound. Activities—besides five hours of stellar music
on three stages—include street performance, live art, food and
beverage vendors, local shops, art installations, info booths, and a
kids’ activities area. Plus, don’t miss a special two-hour media and
music spectacular on the Hawthorne Bridge! This event has something

for everyone…

BRIDGING CULTURES – 4-9pm

A sampling of Portland’s diverse communities, MC’d by Tres Shannon of
Voodoo Doughnuts.  This afternoon, open-air concert includes: Music by
Sneakin’ Out, MarchFourth Marching Band, Venerable Showers of Beauty
Gamelan, Tapwater, and more To Be Announced! Kids’ Pavilion with Sound
Roots School of Music, the Right Brain Initiative, Portland Paper
City, and Battle of the Band Camp. Sustainability and Ambiance by
Friends of Trees, Bamboo Temples and Todji Kurtzman. Food by some of
Portland’s great vendors. Beer & Wine Garden by Lagunitas Brewing
Company and Barefoot Wine & Bubbly.

(60ft GEO DOME) Main stage:

NIAYH
Chervona
Philly's Phunkestra
SNEAKIN OUT
MARCHFOURTH marching band
PARADE ONTO THE HAWTHORNE BRIDGE!
Buoy LaRue
Vokab Kompany
WANDERLUST CIRCUS
SWEET SNACKS
SIDECAR TOMMY (beats antique)


Solar Stage:

Manimalhouse
Boka Marimba
VENERABLE SHOWERS OF BEAUTY GAMELAN
Dusu Mali Band
Nuestro + Medicine for the People
Reggie Houston
Reva Devito
Manhandel
Trio Subtonic

 

All Ages/Free (suggested $5 donation)

THE HAWTHORNE BRIDGE CENTENNIAL PARTY – 9 – 11pm

Be sure to stick around for the crescendo of the event at 9:30pm with
the “Lift 100” Hawthorne Bridge Centennial Party. Join us on the
nation’s oldest working vertical lift bridge as we celebrate its
centennial in style with an enormous interactive media display on the
lift span of the Hawthorne Bridge with music by some of your favorite
Portland bands. Music by MarchFourth Marching Band, Solovox, DJ
GlobalRuckus all on the Mobile Groove Bomb.

 

On the Hawthorne Bridge!

AND DON’T FORGET THE AFTERPARTY…..! – 11pm – 3am

Come down off the Hawthorne Bridge and keep the party going late into the night with the MORSound Afterparty. Music by Sweet Snacks, Sidecar Tommy (of Beats Antique), Vokab Kompany….and more! And don’t miss the Midnight Performance with Wanderlust Circus!

All Ages/$10

LISTEN LIFE ON KBOO 90.7 FM, OR AT KBOO.FM/LISTEN – all day broadcast of the event!

Comments

lovin' it

This show keeps me coming back like no other program on the boo. Keep up the good work Dr J.

 

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