Northwest Dance Venues

Taylor's Viewpoint
8102 Killingsworth St
Portland, Oregon

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

Action Unlimited Show Band
Buck Owens
Faron Young
George Jones
George Morgan
The Gibson Trio
 Leroy Van Dyke
Mary Rogers and the Bandits

Others ?

Some of the groups that played at Taylor's Viewpoint during the late 60's and early seventies, when my late husband was a co-owner were:  George Jones, Buck Owens, Leroy Van Dyke and George Morgan.

Thanks for the memories.

Sara (Galvin) Chase

Bobby Gibson was also the backing band for Charlie Pride when he did a guest appearance at Taylor's Viewpoint.  Taylor's was the premier venue for country and dance in all of Portland in the early 1960's.  I used to spend every Friday night out there enjoying the music, dance and drink.

'Gitfiddle' Gary, Arizona, October 2012


If you have corrections, a neat photo or more information, please send it to:

Make a donation using PayPal.  It is fast, free and secure.
Last Update:  19 October 2012
Credits:  Dan Christensen, Sara (Galvin) Chase, Sharie Gallup, "Gitfiddle' Gary