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SCOTCH DINNER w/ LOCH LOMOND

Posted on July 19, 2016 in Featured Blog Post

Get a unique behind-the-scenes look at this fast-rising distillery!  The $94 ticket price includes welcome drink, 4 course dinner, 4 scotch pairings, 1 cigar, tickets for the show with Naomi & her Handsome Devils, tax, and gratuity.  Tickets can be found here: http://bit.ly/29LrRhI MENU 1.  Hops smoked oyster      puffed barley . “apple liquor” . vanilla paired with: Loch Lomond Single Grain Old fashioned (apricot & blackberry shrub) 2.…

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FIVE NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 7/15/16

Posted on July 15, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, Uncategorized

JOHN JORGENSON BLUEGRASS BAND (click desired date and time for tickets) August 20 at 7pm The John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band features four legendary musicians: John Jorgenson on guitar, mandolin and vocals; Herb Pedersen on banjo, guitar and vocals; Jon Randall on guitar and vocals; and Mark Fain on bass. Music virtuoso John Jorgenson, known for his blistering guitar licks and mastery of a broad musical palette, has earned a reputation as…

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Nicollet Mall Construction Update

Posted on June 20, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, Uncategorized

Currently the Mall is under demolition right in front of the Dakota’s front door.  As such, the only access to the club is through the Target HQ lobby on the corner of 10th and Nicollet, the same lobby where we set up our Will Call desk for check-in to ticketed shows. Access is restricted there through the revolving doors on 10th St., or from the skyway from the Retek building.…

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FIVE NEW SHOWS ON SALE 6/10/2016

Posted on June 10, 2016 in Featured Blog Post

Mindi Abair September 8 at 7pm September 8 at 9pm “Captivating…a distinctive sound and memorable melodies. Let’s put it this way…Abair’s one Apple commercial away from superstardom.” – Jazz Times In a career that spans seven solo albums and countless collaborations in the studio and live on stage, Mindi Abair has made her mark as one of the most recognizable saxophonists in the US. You may know her as the saxophonist…

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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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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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