Anders OsborneNew Orleans-based Anders Osborne is known for his richly detailed songwriting, intensely emotional, soulful vocals, and piercing, expert guitar work. Guitar Player hailed Osborne as “the poet laureate of Louisiana’s fertile roots music scene,” and he’s been continuously touring drawing raves from fans all around the country. With a handful of recordings under his belt, the newest a collaboration with The North Mississippi All Stars, Osborne will be making a stop at Portland’s Dante’s for a double-headed show that also features the funky, rising band and one of the highlights of the 2015 Waterfront Blues Festival Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds on Saturday, April 2.

Dante’s is located at 350 W Burnside. Show time is 9:00 pm. Advance tickets are $21.50 and can be purchased at TicketWeb.com. A limited number of special VIP tickets can be obtained through Anders Osborne’s website linking ticket sales, use the promo code ANDERS. These special VIP tickets include one (1) Ticket to the show, access for one (1) to soundcheck, access for one (1) to pre-show Meet & Greet with the band, one (1) autographed screen printed poster, and one (1) commemorative laminate.