By NR Staff • 

Weekend Tempo 10/25/13

Courtesy MoonshinePortland alt pop/folk group brings its incandescent blend of guitar, autoharp, fiddle, banjo and upright bass to Hotel Oregon Friday night.
Courtesy Dante ZapataA fixture of local tasting rooms, farmers markets and coffee shops, Dante Zapata plays Cornerstone Friday evening.
Marcus Larson/News-RegisterBillie Dawn (Geri Greeno-Sanders) and Paul Verrall (Jeff Sanders) in Gallery Theater’s production of the comedy “Born Yesterday.”
Courtesy Wendy DeWittWendy DeWitt performs a mix of boogie and blues that is described as  Straight from the heart.  The Horse Radish will be her stage Saturday.
Courtesy Big Mama Gayle and Her Sugar DaddiesBig Mama Gayle is ready set to headline  A Night of Halloween Revelry  Saturday night in Mattie s Room at Hotel Oregon.
Spend your pre-Halloween Saturday than a trip to outer space and back with the cosmic surf rock outfit King Ghidora.


Gallery Theater presents “Born Yesterday”: Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 3 p.m.; 210 N.E. Ford St;. Tickets $16, $14 for students and ages 62 and older; visit or call 503-472-2227. (Subscribers click here to read review)

Live Music


Dennis Brutke and the Country Gents: country-western; McMinnville Grange Hall; 7:30 p.m.; $5 cover

Dante Zapata: folk, rock, reggae; Cornerstone Coffee, McMinnville; 7 p.m.

The Moonshine: alt pop/folk; McMenamins, McMinnville; 7 p.m.

Leah & Andrew (Gravy): blues, soul; The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m.

Never 2 Late: classic rock; Spirit Mountain Sports Bar, Grand Ronde; 9 p.m.


Big Mama Gayle & Her Sugar Daddies and Moody Little Sister (Halloween show): cabaret dance rock, pop/rock;  McMenamins, McMinnville; 7 p.m.

Wendy DeWitt: queen of boogie woogie; The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m.

Never 2 Late: rock; Spirit Mountain Sports Bar, Grand Ronde; 9 p.m.

King Ghidora, with Whiskey's Lament and Cherry City Deadbeats (Halloween show): sonic surf rock, Irish punk, garage rock; The Deluxe, McMinnville; 10 p.m. (Subscribers click here to read story)

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