Sheila Wilcoxson

Sheila Wilcoxson started her musical career at the age of twelve in Detroit, Michigan. like many of the great singers of our time Sheila began siging in the gospel church. She then moved on to school choirs. She moved toPortland, Oregon in 1978 and formed a 12 piece rhythm & blues band called “Sheila and…

The Go Cats

Who or What are the GoCats….they are a local litter of domestic cats, who have scratched together a surf-like rockfish collection of music they call “Cat Box Rock”. A nice tin can full of their own renditions of some classic, neoclassic, and even perhaps a few hairball surprises mixed in for your listening and dancing…

Ashleigh Flynn

Like the Ohio to muddy Ol’ Miss, Ashleigh Flynn follows her troubadour heart. Flynn’s latest studio effort, A Million Stars, on her own Home Perm Records, represents true blue Americana featuring stories of important pioneering women that history has largely overlooked. It is produced by Chris Funk, her longtime friend and musical collaborator, best-known as…

Renée Muzquiz

Renée Muzquiz (Portland, OR) is a genre-bending, queer singer-songwriter and guitarist. She has released two original albums under the name Chica y Los Gatos, her Latin and jazz-influenced indie-rock project. Curve Magazine has compared her vocals to a cross between Joni Mitchell and Tori Amos, and she has shared the stage with prominent Portland musicians…

The Pearls

The Pearls are a fiery, nostalgic blend of original roots-rock, Americana, and Western swing, with a generous helping of sweet California harmonies.  They hail from Vancouver, WA, and just released their debut album of all-original music, entitled “The Pearls”. The band has honed their punchy and rollicking live show during a slew of shows in…

Chata Addy

Chata Addy, “The Music Man”, was born and raised outside of Accra, Ghana; on the Atlantic coast of West Africa.  This is where his special gift of music, through the robust influence, family tradition, and rich background in both traditional and contemporary music, was nurtured. Over the years, Chata has performed and recorded with the…

The Sportin’ Lifers featuring Erin Wallace

While Rome Burns is pleased to welcome The Sportin’ Lifers featuring Erin Wallace to our growing list of illustrious artist-supporters, this time in support of our June celebration of Basic Rights Oregon. The Sportin’ Lifers jump out of a time when names such as Johnny Otis, Louis Jordan, Cab Calloway, Etta James, and Slim Gaillard…

Plan B Band

The Plan B Band mixes blues, R&B, rock, Cajun, soul and anything else that strikes their fancy to create their infectious, danceable music. Call it Americana, call it eclectic, call it whatever. The bottom line – it’s music made to move and groove to. The four members of Plan B Band (David Stensen, Bonnie Lee…

Chris Carlson Quintet

Chris Carlson has been playing guitar, writing music and producing albums for over forty years. Having acquired no other discernible skills, he will continue to do the same for the foreseeable future. For thirty of those years, Chris has been lucky enough to play and write for the beautiful Duffy Bishop, and will keep that…