Weekend Tempo 3/15/2013

Courtesy Brothers DunneCeltic folksters Brothers Dunne provide St. Patrick s Day soundtrack during a performance Sunday in the Cellar Bar of McMenamin s Hotel Oregon.
Courtesy Redwood SonRedwood Son frontman Josh Malm and his band were named Best New Artist in 2011 at the Portland Music Awards. The group will appeal to fans of Jack Johnson, Ben Harper and Ryan Adams.
 m-69  by Ann Durley, mixed mediaClocks of whimsy by Ann Durley will be on display at Currents Gallery during Saturday s Art & Wine Walk in downtown McMinnville.
Courtesy BluestarCasey Nova, left, and Mick Roy, center, spent a decade touring together in their band The Cool Rays. In 2011, they reunited and added veteran drummer Wade Daughtry to form Bluestar. The group will perform 15 covers and 15 originals at Cornerstone on Friday Night.
Marcus Larson/News-RegisterFrightened of scary noises, sisters Kendra Butler, Lydia Dolence, Samantha Prewitt, Mackayla Norwood, Emily Rose Evans and Elizabeth Evans — huddle under a quilt with their mother during Gallery Theaters presentation of  Quilters,  which finishes its run this weekend.
Courtesy Spirit Lake gets its first taste of Willamina s Wildwood Hotel on Saturday night.
Courtesy Sol SeedLike Northwest reggae outfit Sol Seed? Then this is your weekend, as the group plays at the Mac Club Friday night, a special set at Morning Thunder Saturday at 11:30 a.m., and finally Saturday night at The Horse Radish in Carlton.
Seattle-based Cody Beebe and The Crooks have been dubbed "Steve Earle meets Pink Floyd." The Great Northwest Music Tour brings them to Mattie's Room in Hotel Oregon on Saturday night.


Gallery Theater presents “Quilters” Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.; 210 N.E. Ford St.; Tickets $16, $14 for students and ages 62 and older; visit www.gallerytheater.com or call 503-472-2227. (N-R subscribers click here for article.)

Valley Repertory Theatre presents Shakespeare's "Julius Ceasar" Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.; The Center Stage at the Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E Sheridan St, Newberg; Tickets $15, seniors $12, students $10. Call 971-8329202 or go to www.valleyrep.org to buy tickets.

Second Winds Community Band presents its Sweet 15th Anniversary Concert Sunday at 3 p.m.; McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St; free; call 503-679-9328 or visit www.secondwinds.org for more info. 

(upcoming) Linfield Theater presents "UMW" Tuesday through Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield College; Tickets $9; $7 seniors; $5 Linfield students, $2 discount on opening night; call 503-883-2292 for more info.

Vis Arts

McMinnville Downtown Association Arts & Wine Walk Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. Call 503-472-3605 or visit www.downtownmcminnville.com for more info. 

Currents Cooperative Art Gallery presents "A Wall of Whimsey" featuring artist Ann Durley who creates clocks from recycled pieces; On display through April 15; opening reception during MDA Art & Wine Walk; 

Live Music


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

Sky Bound Blue (indie-country) The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m.

Redwood Son (indie pop/rock) McMenamins Hotel Oregon, Paragon Room; 7 p.m.

Bluestar (pop rock) Cornerstone Coffee Roasters; 7 p.m. (N-R subscribers click here for article.)

Sol Seed (Northwest reggae) Mac Club; 9 p.m. 


Music "spectacular" at Morning Thunder with Vivid Curve (didgerdoo jam) and much more. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. (N-R subscribers click here for story)

Sol Seed (Northwest reggae) The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m.

Jon Koonce (singer-songwriter) McMenamins Hotel Oregon, Paragon Room; 7 p.m.

Cody Beebe and the Crooks (roots rock) McMinnamins Hotel Oregon, Mattie's Room; 7 p.m.

Dan Turner & Still Country (country) McGees Bar & Grill; 8 p.m.

Spirit Lake with Wes Phillips (Americana rock 'n' roll) Wildwood Hotel, Willamina; 9 p.m. (N-R subscribers click here for review)


St. Patrick's Day at McMemamins Hotel Oregon with Conjugal Visitors (mountain dance, jug band, 4 p.m. in the Paragon Room), Brothers Dunne (Irish, Americana, 6 p.m. in the Cellar Bar) and World's Finest (reggae, dub bluegrass, 7 p.m. in the Paragon Room)


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