The series of “Bluegrass Wednesdays” continues April 10 with Big Dickens at the Annex of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover.
Big Dickens is a bluegrass/classic country band from Portland Oregon. The band members are Steve Reischman on guitar and vocals, Dodo Johnson on Bass and vocals, Linda Leavitt plays mandolin, guitar and sing and Kevin Johnson plays mandolin and vocals. Steve and Kevin have been playing together in various bands for over 40 years.Their sound blends traditional bluegrass music with “brothers” duet harmonies made popular in the early days of country music.
Recent additions to the band are Dee Johnson and Linda Leavitt. These two add to the dynamic of the band in a most positive way!
Linda, Dee and Steve create some nice harmonies. Good stuff.
Tonight, Amy Hakanson will be joining us on fiddle! What a talent!
The Gastro Mania Annex offers a dinner menu and a fully stocked bar. Come to this great setting and listen to classic bluegrass & country and have some good food!
7850 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219