Northwest Dance & Music Venues

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Springers Ballroom
(1969 - 1972)
West Powell Boulevard & S.E. 190th Avenue
Gresham, Oregon

Some of the bands that performed at this place during those great years of NW music were:

American Frog
B.B. King
Blue Rose
Boz Scaggs
Brown Sugar
The Byrds
Chapter Five
Charlie Musselwhite
Chicago Transit Authority ("Chicago")
Cold Blood
Country Joe and The Fish
Creek Bottom Blues
Crimes & Purple
Greatful Dead
Jacobs Ladder
Jefferson Airplane
Jimmy Buffett
John Mayall
Joy of Cooking
Melodius Funk
Mike Russo
Mineral Water
Mixed Blood
Morning After
Notary Sojac
Nub River
Palace Meat Market
Phloebus Union
Portland Zoo
Searchin' Soul Blues Band
Sons of Champlin
Total Eclipse
Velvet Underground
The Youngbloods

Others ?

Chicago Transit Authority play at Springer's in 1969.  I was there and it rocked!

Jerry Schuette, January 2010

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Last Update:  24 March 2018
Credits: Craig Griffin, Paul Bassett, Greg Clayton, Jerry Schuette, PosterGeist, Jack Cornelius, Tim Sellard, Keith Skelton, Deborah Fry