CHAMPIONSHIP FOR PORTLAND
Congrats to the THORNS!!! National Women's Soccer League Champs. Trophy presentation and party at Jeld Wen Field starting at noon Wednesday.
BIRTHDAYS this week: Continue the celebration for some cool people:
Thurs 9/5: FREDDIE MERCURY - QUEEN lead singer and songwriter
Fri 9/6: ROGER WATERS - guitar/vocals for PINK FLOYD
Sat 9/7: CHRISSIE HYNDE - Leader/singer/songwriter for PRETENDERS
BUDDY HOLLY - early rock icon
Sun 9/8: BENJAMIN ORR - bass player for CARS
RON "PIGPEN" McKERNAN - early GRATEFUL DEAD organist
CONCERTS & OTHER PLACES TO GO:
Fri 9/6: DOOBIE BROTHERS at the Oregon Zoo
Sun 9/8: UPROAR FESTIVAL with ALICE IN CHAINS, JANE'S ADDICTION - Sleep Co Amph
Sat & Sun 9/7 & 9/8: OREGON RENNAISANCE FESTIVAL OF HILLSBORO - WashCo Fairgrounds
Sat 9/7: MONSTER ENERGY FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS at ProCaliber in Vancouver It'll be your last chance to win a Kawasaki KX250F Dirt Bike
Sat 9/7: LILY TOMLIN at the Schnitz
STUFF TO WIN THIS WEEK ON KGON:
MY 3 SONGS: During the Noon hour, IRIS will give away Woodburn Dragstrip tickets and "The Ice Man" on DVD
CLASSIC ROCK TRIVIA: 3:45pm with SHANNON. He's got tickets to "DEF LEPPARD-Viva! Hysteria" on Oct 2 at the Lloyd Center 10 Cinema and a digital copy of the soundtrack.
Can't wait to see that!
Have to take a second to say a huge "Thank you" to MIKE RENO of LOVERBOY for the shout-out to KGON & me at the Oregon State Fair in Salem last Friday. One of my all-time favorite bands. They ROCK!
Also heard the HEART/JASON BONHAM EXPERIENCE show in Vancouver was phenomenal! We knew it would be.
Enjoy your week!