13 results for tag: Free Music Wednesdays

Paul Bergen & The Astronauts of Rhythm & Sound – Free Music Wednesdays – Halloween Edition

Blast off every 5th Wednesday as we proudly host Paul Bergen's Astronauts of Rhythm and Sound! The band will set up in the cozy Hook and Ladder Lounge for maximum G-force. Stay tuned for special guests! Free shows. Led by Paul Bergen, this group features members of the Hillbilly Voodoo Dolls, Real-Phonic Radio Hour, Molly Maher and Eric Koskinen's band, Curtiss A’s band, Certain General and many other regional roots artists. Expect swamp blues, country classics, and other truck driving music. Sounds like a great time! Read More

Red Eye Ruby – Free Music Wednesdays

Embracing the sounds of rock, folk, and jazz, Red Eye Ruby combines cabaret-style performances with original songwriting and poetic lyricism. Hailing from the Twin Cities, the trio combines voice, cello, and guitar with the alternating sounds of trumpet and piano to create music that is both visceral and serene— a medicinal listening experience. Read More

Big George Jackson Blues Band – Free Music Wednesdays

Vocalist/harmonica player Big George Jackson is known as the “authentic big man of the blues”. He sings with a distinctive bass-rich voice, only a six-foot  six inch gentle giant could be blessed with. Add his fat harmonica playing, dead-on phrasing, commanding stage-presence and instant audience rapport and it’s easy to understand why the audience howls when he delivers his music. Read More

Jon Rodine & Friends – Free Music Wednesdays

Drawing on sources like Dan Penn, Doug Sahm, Bob Dylan and beyond, his music is songdriven, a blend of Americana, groove-oriented rock’n’roll and country soul. His latest album “Last Star”--his first collection of original material--has been getting notice around the country. “Eleven songwriting gems” says Mondophonic.com, but “his strongest asset is his voice”. “Authentic, unpretentious...funky, heartbreaking”, said Ellen Stanley, in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Read More

Willie Murphy – Free Music Wednesdays

Willie Murphy has been writing, performing, recording and producing Blues/R&B music for over 30 years. His 1969 collaboration with folk/blues legend "Spider" John Koerner, "Running, Jumping, Standing Still," is still acclaimed as an all-time folk/blues classic. Throughout the 70s and into the 80s, Willie and the Bees defined live R&B/soul music. The band was famous for their unique blending of blues, R&B, jazz, funk, reggae and rock into an electric and eclectic sound that still defies categorization to this day. Read More

Paul Bergen & The Astronauts of Rhythm & Sound – Free Music Wednesdays

Blast off every 5th Wednesday as we proudly host Paul Bergen's Astronauts of Rhythm and Sound! The band will set up in the cozy Hook and Ladder Lounge for maximum G-force. Stay tuned for special guests! Free shows. Led by Paul Bergen, this group features members of the Hillbilly Voodoo Dolls, Real-Phonic Radio Hour, Molly Maher and Eric Koskinen's band, Curtiss A’s band, Certain General and many other regional roots artists. Expect swamp blues, country classics, and other truck driving music. Sounds like a great time! Read More

Red Eye Ruby – Free Music Wednesdays

Embracing the sounds of rock, folk, and jazz, Red Eye Ruby combines cabaret-style performances with original songwriting and poetic lyricism. Hailing from the Twin Cities, the trio combines voice, cello, and guitar with the alternating sounds of trumpet and piano to create music that is both visceral and serene— a medicinal listening experience. Read More

Big George Jackson Blues Band – Free Music Wednesdays

Vocalist/harmonica player Big George Jackson is known as the “authentic big man of the blues”. He sings with a distinctive bass-rich voice, only a six-foot  six inch gentle giant could be blessed with. Add his fat harmonica playing, dead-on phrasing, commanding stage-presence and instant audience rapport and it’s easy to understand why the audience howls when he delivers his music. Read More

Jon Rodine & Friends – Free Music Wednesdays

Drawing on sources like Dan Penn, Doug Sahm, Bob Dylan and beyond, his music is songdriven, a blend of Americana, groove-oriented rock’n’roll and country soul. His latest album “Last Star”--his first collection of original material--has been getting notice around the country. “Eleven songwriting gems” says Mondophonic.com, but “his strongest asset is his voice”. “Authentic, unpretentious...funky, heartbreaking”, said Ellen Stanley, in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Read More

Willie Murphy – Free Music Wednesdays

Willie Murphy has been writing, performing, recording and producing Blues/R&B music for over 30 years. His 1969 collaboration with folk/blues legend "Spider" John Koerner, "Running, Jumping, Standing Still," is still acclaimed as an all-time folk/blues classic. Throughout the 70s and into the 80s, Willie and the Bees defined live R&B/soul music. The band was famous for their unique blending of blues, R&B, jazz, funk, reggae and rock into an electric and eclectic sound that still defies categorization to this day. Read More