Chris Bjerken

Pacific Northwest Singer/Songwriter

{ writings & ramblings }

Hi, my name’s Chris and I’m a music addict.

Music: the only language that everyone is born understanding. We use it to express our deepest joys and fears, greatest and darkest moments, celebrate, cry, laugh, or even as a gateway to other artforms. What would be dance or cinematography be without music? It moves us. Music is a weapon against the wiles of mediocrity. […]

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The point you’ve “made it” as a musician?

At what point in being a professional musician is the point in which you’ve “made it?” I think we as musicians (or any branch of art really) need to stop believing the vanity (myself included). In my experience, the only songs worth writing are the ones that convey what’s genuinely inside of me (even though sometimes […]

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The Not-So Bitter November

Last month at Loowit Brewing Company in downtown Vancouver, Washington, I played my show in like…eight years I think.  I wanted to see if I could still do it.  I dipped my toes into the water and now – I want to get wet (you know what I mean). On instagram: instagram.com/p/93vXk8OVDA/ Thanks Loowit for […]

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Upcoming Shows

Date Venue City
October 13, 2016 Streetcar Bistro & Taproom (CANCELLED) Portland, OR
United States
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: no cover. Age restrictions: No Minors. Address: 1101 NW Northrup St. Venue phone: (503) 227-2988. Sorry, this venue has closed their doors so the show has been cancelled.
October 16, 2016 Vancouver Farmer’s Market Vancouver, WA
United States
Time: 11:00am. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 6th & Esther St.. Venue phone: 360-737-8298.

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