Smiths to Smithereens

5pm to 7pm (all ages) and 8pm to 11pm (21+)

Alberta Street Pub 1036 NE Alberta St,
Portland, OR
p:ear 338 NW 6th Ave.
Portland, OR 97209


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Wieden + Kennedy


Meat for Cats and Dogs


Wrangled by local musicians Pete Ficht and Ezra Holbrook, the 5th Annual “From Smiths to Smithereens: A Tribute to ‘80s College Rock” is a rocking show that features more than a dozen of Portland’s best bands playing the songs of R.E.M., Talking Heads, U2, Pixies, The Cure, and many others, with an amazing raffle including a guitar signed by Tom Morello from Prophets of Rage and Rage Against the Machine, boozy drinks and more. You do not need to present to win.


The event has THREE Shows! 1-4pm (all ages -- tickets only at the door, $10), 5-7pm (all ages), 8pm-11pm (21+) - see below to find your favorite band and set!


Join the raffle by becoming a p:ear core member. Between September 1st and October 12th, sign up with a monthly gift of at least $10 per month. p:ear core is a monthly giving program that ensures stability and support for p:ear youth and programs. Click here to join p:ear core now and enter!

Already a p:ear core member? Get two entries to the raffle by increasing your monthly gift! Contact to change your monthly gift.

All ticket sales final.



Acoustic show (1-4, all-ages, $10 at door):

Meg Nye: 1:00-1:20
Peter Rodocker: 1:20-1:40
Rose Gerber: 1:40-2:00
Shawn Lisa: 2:00-2:20
John Shepski: 2:20-2:40
Lindsie Feathers: 2:40-3:00
Thom Lyons: 3:00-3:20
Mo Phillips: 3:20-3:40

Early show (5-7, all-ages, $18 pre-sale & $20 at door):

Scott McCaughey (Acoustic): 5-5:20
Deadbeat Cavalry: 5:35-5:55
The Way Downs: 6:10-6:30
Patient Zero Street: 6:45-7:05
Late show (8-11:00, $18 pre-sale & $20 at door):

Matthew Lindley & the Misbehavers: 8:00-8:20
Louder Than Moz: 8:35-8:55
Wild Bells: 9:10-9:30
Bar Pilots: 9:45-10:05
Know Your Rights: 10:20-11:00



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