The legendary band KISS has been on a long "End of the Road" tour, and it's not over yet. In fact, the band will return to the area for the second time on its tour on Sept. 20, 2020 at Sunlight Supply Amphitheater in Ridgefield, Washington.
It's part of the announced last leg of shows, and the final concert will be held July 21, 2021, at a New York location to be named.
Tickets go on sale for the Ridgefield show at 10 a.m. Nov. 22 at http://www.LiveNation.com.
KISS already stopped in Portland in February, but its final tour is proving to be popular as fans clamor to see Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer and Beaverton native Tommy Thayer.
The band has sold more than 100 million albums, and lured thousands to the KISS Army.
"All that we have built and all that we have conquered over the past four decades could never have happened without the millions of people worldwide who've filled clubs, arenas and stadiums over the years," the band said.
Coming to venues this week (tickets still available at press time):
• On their "Let's Rock" tour, The Black Keys play Moda Center at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, joined by Modest Mouse. The Black Keys put out a new song "Lo/Hi," its first new music since 2014 ("Turn Blue" album). Tickets: starting at $49, parking $20, http://www.rosequarter.com.
• The "Outlaw Country" show, at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at Dante's, 350 W. Burnside St., features Dave James and Big River paying tribute to Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings. Tickets: $15, http://www.danteslive.com.
• Portland Baroque Orchestra takes on British classical music with "Crossing the Channel: Immigrant Composers in London," in three shows: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 22-23, at First Baptist Church, 909 S.W. 11th Ave., and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Kaul Auditorium at Reed College, 3203 S.E. Woodstock Blvd. Tickets: $24-$66, http://www.pbo.org.
• The Portland Columbia Symphony continues its 38th season with "Odyssey" by Portland-based composer Nicole Buetti and "The Voyager" concerto for viola and orchestra by Richard Danielpour, and then showcases Rimsky-Korsakov's whimsical and virtuoso symphonic suite "Scheherazade." Details: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at First United Methodist Church, 1838 S.W. Jefferson St., and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Mt. Hood Community College Theater, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham, http://www.columbiasymphony.org, $35.
• Portland band Federale brings western rock, folk and psychedelic to Mississippi Studios, 3939 N. Mississippi Ave., 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. Tickets: $14, http://www.mississippistudios.com.
• Classic jazz outfit The Hot Sardines come to Portland to play with their brassy horn arrangements, piano melodies and chanteuse vocals at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Newmark Theatre, 1111 S.W. Broadway. Tickets: $25-$45, http://www.portland5.com.
A lot of shows sell out. We'll occasionally try to alert you to certain events that don't have tickets for sale anymore, which would allow you to ask — bother? — friends to take you. Or, evaluate the secondary market.
Bassist/composer Edgar Meyer plays his "Solitary Bass" show Nov. 24 at The Old Church, but it's sold out.
Buy your tickets soon ...
• Ozzy Osbourne will play the Moda Center on his "No More Tours 2" on July 15. He'll be joined by Marilyn Manson. For tickets: http://www.LiveNation.com.
• On her "The Romance Tour," Camila Cabello will perform at the Moda Center, Aug. 1. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at http://www.rosequarter.com.
• Britpop singer/songwriter and actor Harry Styles will stop in Portland for his "Love On Tour" concert Aug. 21 at the Moda Center. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at http://www.rosequarter.com. He'll be coming out with a new album, "Fine Line," Dec. 13.