Auburn Event Center

Jeff Austin Band to play Auburn Event Center

Blame it on the Dead. Not the dearly departed but the Grateful Dead. It was at their concert in North Carolina when Jeff Austin decided on a career change. And while the world lost ...

Rosie Flores is an ambassador of ‘Ameripolitan’

She was playing alt-country in the ’70s and cowpunk in the ’80s. The Southern California music scene was thriving and she was right in the thick of it. “It was ...

Appalachia meets psychedelia in Auburn

What do you get when you mix rum, whiskey and grass? If you know the answer you probably weren’t doing it right. Musically, you get the Grateful Bluegrass Boys (GBGB), a de ...

The Rock Collection: Diamonds in the rough

Rockhounds be warned. If you’re looking for sedimentary specimens and metamorphic marvels, the “Rock Collection” on display at the Auburn Event Center this Thursd ...

Hot Buttered Rum knows how to throw a party

Lewis and Clark rank pretty high on the list of great adventures. Not surprising then that two students from the Oregon college of the same name set out to create an adventure of t ...

Todd Snider’s hard working and happy

Todd Snider once said he wanted every song he wrote “to be sad and funny … vulnerable and entertaining … personal and universal at the same time.” Looking ...

Jelly bread plays swamp rock with soul

Somehow, these four guys from the Reno-Tahoe region have cooked up a sound that would feel right at home on the bayou. Sure, there are touches of funk and alt-rock, but the “ ...

Poor Man's Whiskey caught in a jam

Raymond Chandler once said, “There is no bad whiskey. There are only some whiskeys that aren’t as good as others.” Like the distilled beverage that bears their ...

No tricks, but a treat for the ears

Local promoter Scott Holbrook is always looking to bring that “hippie-redneck” vibe to the Auburn Event Center, most evident through the musical acts he books. Tonigh ...

An oasis for music lovers

Anyone out there that is 39 years old won’t remember when Maria Muldaur’s hit song first graced the airwaves but there’s a good chance their baby boomer parents d ...