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SOLD OUT: Chris Pureka on the Roof Deck – Tickets – Roof Deck at Revolution Hall – Portland, OR – July 29th, 2017

SOLD OUT: Chris Pureka on the Roof Deck

Sunset Series on the Roof Deck

SOLD OUT: Chris Pureka on the Roof Deck

Elisabeth Pixley-Fink

Sat, July 29, 2017

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

$17 ADV / $20 DOS

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This event is 21 and over

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Chris Pureka
Chris Pureka
On April 1, 2016, Chris Purkea released Back in the Ring. She left her home base of Portland, OR and embarked on a tour with her band that found them crisscrossing the United States and Europe playing over 70 shows in less than a year. Now, one year later, Chris is heading out for a string of U.S. tour dates to celebrate the upcoming April 2017 release of her new live CD / DVD combo, which was recorded during the Back in the Ring release tour at Jammin Java in Vienna, VA.

Chris’s elegant emotionality as a vocalist, and her flair and immediacy as a lyricist have garnered her favorable comparisons to Gillian Welch, Ryan Adams, Bruce Springsteen, and Patty Griffin. She’s earned accolades from such distinguished taste-making outlets as The New York Times, Paste, Magnet, Billboard.com, and The AllMusic Guide. She’s shared the stage with such diverse and esteemed artists as Dar Williams, The Lumineers, The Cowboy Junkies, Gregory Alan Isakov, Martin Sexton, and Ani DiFranco. Along the way, Chris has remained fiercely independent, selling over 50,000 albums through her own label, Sad Rabbit Records.
Elisabeth Pixley-Fink