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Fear No Music presents Locally Sourced Sounds

Fear No Music celebrates the diverse, prismatic beauty of newly composed music made in Oregon with a fifth iteration of its skillfully curated annual concert, "Locally Sourced Sounds" Jan. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Old Church Concert Hall, 1422 S.W. 11th St., Portland. With works written by and for people of varying backgrounds, ages, genders and sexual orientation, Fear No Music continues to strengthen its stance as a socially relevant and progressive arts organization representing and connecting with a wide spectrum of humans. Purchase season or individual tickets and learn more about Fear No Music's Worldwide Welcome at

Kenny Lavitz releases performance schedule

West Linn musician Kenny Lavitz will present a mix of solo and band gigs during the month of January. The Kenny Lavitz Kombo will play at 8 p.m. Jan. 12 at The Ship Tavern, 7827 S.W. 35th Ave., Portland OR 97219 and again at 8 p.m. Jan. 25 at C.I. Bar and Grill, 18786 S.W. Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin, OR 97062. His band AudioAvi8r will play at 8 p.m. Jan. 18 at Rivershore Bar and Grill, 1900 Clackamette Drive, Oregon City, OR 97045.

Get tickets now for Hapa Haole Hawaiian celebration

The Ka'ana Ike A Ka 'Ohana Foundation (KIAKO) and Hula Halau 'Ohana Holo'oko'a invite the public to attend their 13th-annual Ho'ike. The event is a benefit for the KIAKO Foundation and its misison to cultivate Hawaiian arts, language and heritage in the Pacific Northwest. The performances will be held Feb. 2 at Portland Community College's Sylvan Campus, 12000 S.W. 49th St., Portland OR 97219.

Performances will take place at 1 and 4 p.m., in between will be held a luau and silent auction. Tickets range in price from $20 to $65. For details visit

Michael Allen Harrison invites all to Wednesday

Night concerts

Portland new-age musician, songwriter and pianist Michael Allen Harrison invites the public to "soothe your soul" by attending his solo piano candlelight concerts being held each Wednesday in January from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at the Canby Pioneer Chapel, 508 N.W. 3rd St., Canby. Tickets are $20 each at the door for a non-stop concert.

"Each evening's purpose is for relaxation, mediation, prayer, bring a date and hold hands, take time for yourself to chill out, take a nap with the soft soothing music," Harrison says. "Whatever you want it to be!"

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