October 30, 2014
Spellbinding Chamber Pop
Danish singer/songwriter Agnes Obel took up the piano at a very young age, honing her craft amidst the strains of Bartok and Chopin emanating from the fingers of her musician mother. She later drew inspiration...
Greeted in Canada with five star reviews from Now Magazine and the country’s national daily The Globe and Mail, Castlemusic firmly established Jennifer as one of the country’s most talented singer/songwriters....
October 27, 2014
Deconstructed Top 40 as You've Never Heard it Before
October 26, 2014
Local Pop Favorites
Lucy Michelle is a songwriter as serious as they come. Twin Cities’ natives will know her as frontwoman of gypsy-pop outfit Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles, a raucous and eclectic six-piece. At...
October 24, 2014
Modern Mississippi Troubadour
The Money, the final volume in Charlie Mars’ Texas trilogy (out Oct. 14 on Rockingham Records/Thirty Tigers), opens with a scene of cinematic vividness. “Looking out a rainy window/In a hotel in...
October 23, 2014
Father of Flamenco in the Midwest
The Hauser brothers present another exciting evening of flamenco guitar music with a touch of classical and Brazilian music as well. They will be assisted by Tom Dades on Bass, Chuck Armstrong on sax and flute, and guest artist, Marcus Wise on Tabla.
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST, Jose Valle Fajardo “Chuscales”
Growing up in the caves of Granada, gypsy guitarist Chuscales is a master guitarist and composer. He will perform original solos as well as ensemble selections. Chuscales comes to us through the courtesy of the Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theater.
October 18, 2014
In the Mood
Herb Alpert released Steppin’ Out last year on Shout! Factory with a video for the single “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” Directed by Glenn Kaino & Afshin Shahidi and Choreographed by So You Think You Can Dance’s Napoleon & Tabitha D’umo.
October 17, 2014
Twin Cities Chanteuse Meets Gypsy Jazz Guitar Master
One of the Twin Cities' favorite vocalists, Connie can swing the standards with the best of them. And she can hold her own with a Beatles book. And she sounds great in a hot club/gypsy jazz setting....
John Jorgenson is known as one of the pioneers of the American gypsy jazz movement. He has performed as a solo artist as well as collaborated with other musicians all over the world. His articles and lessons...
October 16, 2014
Vibrant Ethereal Purr
With special guest opener Lucy Michelle
October 13, 2014
Jazz Trumpet Marvel
Roy Hargrove (flugelhorn, trumpet)
Justin Robinson (Flute, Saxophone)
Sullivan Fortner (Piano)
Ameen Saleem (bass)
Quincy Phillips (Drums)
Pamela Espeland described Hargrove's June 2010 appearance...
October 10, 2014
Redhouse Records Release
With special Guest Opener Chris Koza