Portland's The 1905 named one of the world's top jazz venues

The 1905 was the only Oregon venue to make the list PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — North Portland's very own bar, restaurant and club The 1905 is one of t...

January 18, 2023
6:06 AM

The 1905 was the only Oregon venue to make the list PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — North Portland's very own bar, restaurant and club The 1905 is one of the best jazz clubs in the whole world, according to DownBeat magazine. Since 1934, DownBeat has reported on the genres of 'jazz, blues and beyond.' In the magazine's latest February 2023 issue, more than 100 international venues were highlighted for their successes in bringing jazz music to their communities even during the pandemic. 'DownBeat's 2023 Venue Guide is a tribute to the enduring spirit of jazz presenters everywhere,' the magazine said.

Jashayla Pettigrew