July 26, 2014
with Jay Souza
From The New Yorker “Listening Room” about the new recording from Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin:
“Last year, the brothers reunited to record material for “Ghost Brothers of Darkland County,” a musical project masterminded by Stephen King, John Mellencamp, and T-Bone Burnett. And now they have extended the revived partnership with an entire album, “Common Ground: Dave Alvin + Phil Alvin Play and Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy” (YepRoc).”
The rest of the article is here, complete with a full stream.
July 26, 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,...
July 27, 2014
Glorious Gospel Vocals
"I’m sure there are a lot of people like me who wish they had the ability to embrace every hurting person in the world and assure them that their lives will get better. I can share that embrace...
July 28, 2014
Country Music Legend
with special guests The Cactus Blossoms – here’s a preview video of them new this week from the rooftop of the Turf Club!
Sponsored by KFAI
July 29, 2014
Father of Flamenco in the Midwest
With special guest artists flamenco guitarist David Gregory and Nick Gaudette on upright bass for flamenco originals from David.
The Hauser Brothers will present flamenco, classical guitar and music from Brazil, featuring Tony and the Brasilnuts, and the Hauser Brothers with support from Chuck Armstrong on flute and sax, Tom Dades on bass, and percussion with Tim O’Keefe.
Laura Horn, flamenco dancer, will also be featured.
July 30, 2014
Jazz & Pop Vocals
This honey-toned vocalist is one of the scene’s best kept secrets.
Shorai and pianist Tommy Barbarella released their duo album, "Long as You're Living," in 2010. Catch a preview of the record at...
Foodie Nights are floating nights for food lovers at the Dakota - check dakotacooks.com for upcoming foodie nights.
Foodie Nights feature a menu by Chef Derik Moran with sweet treats by pastry Chef...
July 31, 2014
Jazz Diva meets Cello Virtuoso
Grammy award winning cellist Mark Summer and six-time Grammy nominee vocalist Tierney Sutton will perform an evening of chamber jazz celebrating the music of Joni Mitchell. They will be joined by Parisian guitarist Serge Merlaud, performing selections from Tierney’s Grammy nominated release “AfterBlue” as well as jazz standards from the Great American Songbook, and Mark’s celebrated solo cello repetoire. This evening is presented under the auspices of Cello: An American Experience, a summer music program for young cellists where Mark has been an instructor for the past 3 years.
August 1, 2014
Roots Blues Jazz Pop
A melting pot of Blues, American Roots, and New Orleans music.
Davina Sowers hit the Minneapolis scene and it didn’t take her long to start making a name for herself. With great vocals...
Kevin Washington was born in 1975 in Detroit, Michigan to musicians and
music scholars Donald and Faye Washington. His musical career began at the
age of five with his first performances at the Detroit...
August 2, 2014
Smart, Witty and Poignant Singer Songwriter
Jill Sobule is a Denver-born singer, songwriter, storyteller, guitarist and gypsy. Over seven albums and nearly two decades of recording, Jill has mused on topics such as the death penalty, anorexia,...