– Portland band 3 Leg Torso plays a show to benefit music programs at Bend’s Summit High School.
– My Feedback column recaps the story of the Kanye West-in-Bend show that never was, digs up some estimates of what it would cost to bring Kanye to Les Schwab Amphitheater, and reminds everyone that if something seems too good to be true, it probably is.
– My ears always enjoy Slightly Stoopid a little more than my brain thinks they should.
Elsewhere in the music section: The Quick & Easy Boys in Sisters, Jackie Greene visits the Tower Theatre, Matt Hopper returns to Silver Moon, Jon Wayne & The Pain and Brothers Gow play back-to-back nights at McMenamins, the Tower hosts the Masters of Motown tribute show, System and Station hits The Horned Hand and more.
Tags: 3 Leg Torso, Brothers Gow, Jackie Greene, Jon Wayne and The Pain, Kanye West, Masters of Motown, Matt Hopper & The Roman Candles, Quick and Easy Boys, Slightly Stoopid, System and Station, Underground Rap Event