By NR Staff • 

Weekend Tempo 6/21/13

Courtesy BluestarPop/rock trio and local coffee shop favorites Bluestar returns to Cornerstone Coffee Roasters Friday night.
G-Rhymes Imaging photo“Loop Ninja” Tony Smiley, performing at the Bend Spring Festival in April with his usual high-energy style.
Courtesy Jake BlairThose who missed his mid-day show Thursday in downtown McMinnville get another chance to catch guitar slinger Jake Blair Saturday in Carlton.
Get down with one man band phenom McDougall Friday night at Hotel Oregon.


Valley Repertory Theater announces its next season: Wine and dessert event, Sunday at 7 p.m.; lobby at the Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E. Sheridan St., Newberg; Free; Call 971-832-9202 or click here for more info.

Live Music


Rainbirds: Local blues rock; The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m.

McDougall: Americana; McMenamins, McMinnville, 7 p.m.

Bluestar: Rock 'n' roll, AM Pop; Cornerstone Coffee, McMinnville; 7 p.m.

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

Joe Stoddard: country; Spirit Mountain Sports Bar, Grand Ronde; 9 p.m.


Tony Smiley: loop ninja, rock, funk; McMenamins, Paragon Room, McMinnville, 7 p.m. (N-R subscribers click here for story.)

Jake Blair: jazz pop, neo-soul; The Horse Radish, Carlton; 7 p.m. 

Joe Stoddard: country; Spirit Mountain Sports Bar, Grand Ronde; 9 p.m.


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