Coming to venues this week (tickets still available at press time):
• On his "The Glory Sound Prep" tour, Jon Bellion plays Moda Center, 7 p.m. Thursday, July 18. Tickets: starting at $26, parking $13, www.rosequarter.com.
• The Wild Hare Countryfest features the likes of Whitey Morgan, Cody Johnson, Brass Tacks and The Lowdown Drifters and many more, Friday-Saturday, July 19-20, in Canby. Tickets begin at $59 for a single day and $139 for a full weekend pass. For more: www.wildharecountryfest.com.
• The 39th Cathedral Park Jazz Festival, which is free to attend, features local and national jazz musicians under the St. Johns Bridge, Thursday-Saturday, July 19-21. Shows begin at 5 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. There are 30 shows scheduled. For more: www.jazzoregon.com/festival.
• Red Wanting Blue has spent 20 years establishing themselves as one of the indie world's best acts, and they'll play live at Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 N.E. Alberta St., 8 p.m. Friday, July 19. Tickets: $20, $25 at door, www.albertarosetheatre.com.
• One of Hawaii's finest slack-key guitarists and singers, Led Kaapana performs at Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 N.E. Alberta St., 8 p.m. Saturday, July 20. Tickets: $25, $30 at door, www.albertarosetheatre.com.
• The 16th PDX Pop Now! features up-and-coming Portland bands beneath the Hawthorne Bridge, Southeast Second Avenue/Madison Street, starting at noon Saturday-Sunday, July 20-21. It's free. For more: www.pdxpopnow.com.
• 21 Savage is touring along with DaBaby, following the release of "I Am > I Was." They play Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 23. Tickets: starting at $27, parking $13, www.rosequarter.com.
Buy your tickets soon ...
• Popular multiplatinum artist/rapper Post Malone is coming to Portland on his "Runaway" tour, Sept. 17 at Moda Center. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, at www.LiveNation.com. He has six top-10 singles, including "Wow" from earlier this year. "Sunflower" was featured in "Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse" and hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.
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