Brian Cutean/QTN is a songwriter-performer and teller of wild tales filled with wordplay, wonder and colorful guitar chops. The Oregon songpoet and wordsmith musician originally hails from the Chicago area and his offbeat songwriting and touching observations on the socialography of the human condition are hilarious, articulate and imaginative. His songs are award-winning and unforgettable and he has released nine albums of original songs.

Photo by Steve Wood

Cutean’s most recent release The Sound of   Photosynthesis, features ten new tunes including a musical setting of EE Cummings’ “anyone lived in a pretty how town” and nine other QTN originals recorded in Portland, Eugene, and Austin. Listen to the songs at

An evening of pure entertainment, don’t miss it!

Guitar, Made-up Words, Tall Tales & Music

Saturday June 24 Café Artichoke • 8 pm

3130 SE Hawthorne Blvd. $15

All ages welcome!