a. joy is a contemporary jazz duo formed by Twin Cities singer/songwriter Andriana Lehr, and local jazz guitarist Robert Bell (Twin Cities Hot Club, South Side Aces, Cafe Accordion). a.joy encompasses the old and new standards of jazz (Ella, Nina, & Billie), in addition to folk and pop tunes with a twist (Joni Mitchell, Radiohead, Bob Dylan, The Beatles, & The Smiths). No other duo in the area will offer the fantastic song choices and arrangements, while sprinkling in excellent originals, just to make sure you’re paying attention.
Music Calendar: Late Night
March 14, 2014
March 8, 2014
Nichole is a jazz and cabaret artist based out of the Twin Cities. A chanteuse for all seasons, her repertoire is varied and vast. From Gershwin to Sondheim, Peggy Lee to John Prine, The Beatles to Billy...
March 7, 2014
Twin Cities-based singer/songwriter Michael Shynes grew up in a small town in Minnesota, and he brings that sensibility to his original music. Shynes pairs his lithe tenor voice with his piano to create...
March 1, 2014
February 28, 2014
The Cidizens are led by Reina del Cid, described by Minneapolis’ Secrets of the City as “the way-more-talented-than-you girl next door.” Del Cid’s honest, unassuming stage...
February 22, 2014
R&B and Neo-Soul
Prior Avenue is a Twin Cities based funk band with a whole new flavor of original funk music as well as the classics. Get Yo' Groove On! Phyllis Rutter - lead vocal Elliott Bonner - tenor saxophone,...
February 21, 2014
Brianna Lane is a gifted singer/songwriter in true Americana form. She writes and performs on an acoustic guitar as well as a banjo, crafting songs that are clear-eyed and pure—with...
February 15, 2014
James Patrick is a 15+ year DJ, producer, curator, and educator. He is a sound artist who thrives on bringing together the creative energy and ideas of his community. Through collaboration and experimentation,...
February 14, 2014
The Solflower Collective Presents:
The Celebration of Love in Three Acts
Act I : Fantastical
Act II : Illusory
Act III : Revelations
February 8, 2014
Bernie King and the Guilty Pleasures represent an original, swinging take on roots-based Americana music. Live or on their self-titled album, the band’s brand of blues, bluegrass, and acoustic rockers...