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THREE NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 5/19/16

Posted on May 20, 2016 in Featured Blog Post

Buffy Sainte-Marie August 26 at 7:30 “Folk music mother of dragons” – NPR Perhaps you know Sainte-Marie from her 1960s protest anthems (“Universal Soldier”), open-hearted love songs (“Until It’s Time for You to Go”), incendiary powwow rock (“Starwalker”), or the juggernaut pop hit “Up Where We Belong,” which Sainte-Marie co-wrote and Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes sang for the soundtrack to An Officer and a Gentleman.  Whatever the case, every…

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DAKOTA FOUNDATION FOR JAZZ EDUCATION GALA

Posted on May 12, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, News

Help us celebrate youth jazz May 22 at The Dakota Foundation for Jazz Education Fundraiser Gala, hosted by Vieux Carre! This event is a Fundraiser for the Foundation with special performances by Dakota Foundation Alumni big band, led by Kelly Rossum About Dakota Foundation for Jazz Education: Jazz has much to teach us, and to teach our young people. That’s why The Dakota Foundation for Jazz Education exists. Our organization…

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Four New Shows On Sale – 5/6/16

Posted on May 6, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, Uncategorized

Marquis Hill & Blacktet June 30 at 7pm “his music crystallizes the hard-hitting, hard-swinging spirit of Chicago jazz” – Chicago Tribune Out of the teeming hotbed that is the Chicago jazz scene comes one of the most exciting young artists to emerge in years.  Marquis Hill hones a warm, mellifluous tone on trumpet and flugelhorn with which he unravels sleek melodic passages that are as commanding as they are cogent.…

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SIX NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 4/29/16

Posted on April 29, 2016 in Featured Blog Post

Davina and the Vagabonds May 20 at 7pm May 20 at 9pm “a one-of-a-kind performer whose singing… has a sassiness bearing some comparison to that of heart-thumping blues queens Ma Rainey and Ida Cox.” –Downbeat With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and Tom Waits, the band is converting audiences one show at a time. So much more than just a blues act, DATV’s shows…

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British Rock meets Texas Steel w/ ALBERT LEE, LAURENCE JUBER, JERRY DONAHUE

Posted on April 8, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, Upcoming Shows

What happens when  Guitar Player magazine’s “Best Country Guitarist”, former guitar player for Paul McCartney’s Wings,  and a player Danny Gatton described as “the string-bending king of the planet.” come together for two nights?  Find out May 17 + 18!   Albert Lee Eric Clapton once called him “the greatest guitar player in the world”. He’s backed up some of the most iconic musicians of all time, like Muddy Waters, BB King, Jerry…

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8 NEW SHOWS ON SALE TODAY – 3/31/16

Posted on March 31, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, News

Abdullah Ibrahim May 4 7 PM – $40, $45 & $50 9 PM – $30, $35 & $40 Artist Personnel: Abdullah Ibrahim piano Cleave Guyton alto saxophone, flute Keith Loftis tenor saxophone Jason Marshall baritone saxophone Andrae Murchison trombone Belden Bullock bass George Gray drums The great Nelson Mandela described Cape Town-born piano legend Abdullah Ibrahim as “South Africa’s Mozart.” A performer, composer and outspoken chronicler of South Africa’s struggle…

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Vieux Carré now open in Downtown Saint Paul!

Posted on July 14, 2015 in Featured Blog Post, Food & Drink

There has been much buzz and hard work over the last year about our new venture in Saint Paul, Vieux Carré. We’ve had a handful of pop-up events including regular performances, fundraisers, jam sessions and just this past week a huge Bastille Day festival on the plaza outside the Hamm Building where Vieux Carré resides in the lower level of the Hamm Building. We are thrilled to now have a…

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