Sou’ld Out Festival Begins
4/18/2018, 10:18 a.m.
Now in its ninth year, the Soul'd Out Music Festival opens its five day run of soulful music this week, bringing jazz, funk, electronic, fusion and hip-hop artists from around the world to some of Portland’s coolest venues.
The festival opens Wednesday, April 18 with Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Erykah Badu, the “Godmother of Soul,” performing at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, downtown. The group R&R=Now will open the show at 8 p.m.
On Thursday, April 19: Natasha Kmeto, Maarquii, and Siren and the Sea will perform at the Holocene. On Friday, April 20, Noname, BJ the Chicago Kid, Gus Dapperton, and Fountaine will headline a show at the Crystal Ballroom; and the Rebirth Brass Band performs at Revolution Hall. On Saturday, April 21, Cubanismo and the Tezeta Band perform at the Star Theater; and on Sunday, April 22, De La Soul, Silent Heroes, Lilla and DJ O.G.One are featured at the Roseland Theater and Wyclef Jean stars at the Wonder Ballroom.
For a complete Sou’ld Out Music Festival schedule, visit souldoutfestival.com/#schedules.