Portland Soundcheck creates an opportunity for music enthusiasts here in Portland to catch a fresh glimpse of this rich culture. Through a selection of local music on the cusp, as well as artists from national successes such as "The Voice", "American Idol" and "MTV", PortlandSoundcheck offers a taste of the diverse musicians currently playing their talents here in the Rose City.

The Portland Soundcheck showcase shines with homegrown music talent, all from the Northwest and with strong community ties, all brought together for an evening of amazing music. In one evening you'll be able to tour part of Portland's music scene at one venue. 

With an array of genres represented, highlighting styles ranging from rock and roll to hip-hop, acoustic-folk to indie, soul to jazz and more. It promises to be an eclectic, electric, live experience- an evening tour of the Portland's music scene, all at one venue. Many artists enthusiastically got involved to share their flair for the Jan 24th event at the iconic Aladdin Theater.

For Portland Soundcheck III, the roster will include:

-Liz Vice

-Samsel & the Skirt

-Brant Colella

-Nate Botsford




Photographer: Russell Strafford
Musician: Brant Colella
Festival: Portland Soundcheck II