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Friday Night at the Fest….

….was another one for the history books. For anyone in attendance at the Solange concert at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, the experience was nothing short of catharsis, a collective release of pent up energy thats by dying to be poured out. And pour it out she did, with a meticulous live show and incredibly tight…

SOMF Night 2 in Review

4/20 did not disappoint last night, as we had an incredible array of music all over town. Whether the memorable RJD2 + Tortoise show @ Crystal Ballroom, the baby-making smoothness of Bilal + Shy Girls @ Revolution Hall, the smart-pop dance tracks of Shura @ Holocene, the unbelievable musical chops of Ghost Note (w/ special…

Festival Night One Recap

Well night one of the 2017 edition of the Soul’d Out Music Festival was…..epic. Between Cory Henry & Moorea Masa @ Wonder Ballroom, to the legends Toots & The Maytals + Lee Fields & The Expressions, with Tezeta Band and special guest Ural Thomas, @ Roseland Theater, we had you covered in the Funk /…

Kick Off Party @ White Owl – Details

The official kickoff party for 2017 will be held at the White Owl Social Club, one of our favorite spots in town. With music from Dj Blind Bartimaeus and the high-energy funk project Afrolicious and drink specials from our sponsors Deep Eddy & Pabst, plus ticket giveaways for Travis Scott and other festival shows, there is simply…

Jamire Williams added to Solange Show!

The Soul’d Out Festival is proud to announce the addition of avant-jazz drum sensation Jamire Williams to the program on Friday April 21st at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall opening for Grammy-winning songstress Solange. Williams name has become ubiquitous due to his work with jazz heavyweights like Herbie Hancock and Robert Glasper and French composer Chassol, as…

All Access Passes are SOLD OUT!

We have officially SOLD OUT of our festival All Access Passes. These individualized laminates grant each purchaser guaranteed access into every single concert + performance on the festival and these brave souls have a very big week of music in-store. Still need tickets for individual shows?  Do not fret, there are still a limited amount of…

Theater project SPIRITRIALS added to the lineup!

We are thrilled to be partnering with Boom Arts to help present SPIRITRIALS, a Hip-Hop theatrical tour-de-force. Dont miss these very special stagings on both April 21 & 22 at 7:30pm, at the unique performance space Disjecta. More information can be found here. In addition to the play, Dj Dion Decebels will be also be performing later as an opener for…

Tribe Mars added to Big Freedia!

Local up and comers Tribe Mars have been added to the late night Big Freedia show on April 21! Dont forget to get your pre-sale tickets (whether coming over after the Solange show or not) because they are going fast……

Travis Scott + Flying Lotus Pre-Sale

The official presale for this show on April 19 @ Memorial Coliseum begins March 17 @ 10am with the password “SOUL”—-with general onsale beginning March 22 @ 10am. Do not sleep on this one, tickets will go fast! Tickets can be found here.…

Travis Scott + Flying Lotus Added!

We are thrilled to announce this massive addition to the Soul’d Out Festival 2017 lineup…..trap superstar Travis Scott will pair up for the 1st time ever with electronic producer impresario Flying Lotus for a one-time -only event at the Memorial Coliseum on April 19, the opening night of the fest. Ya’ll ready to turn up?!…