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The music of Miles Davis at the Dakota

Posted on April 22, 2017 in Featured Blog Post, Music, Upcoming Shows

  The SFJAZZ Collective are an octet, who come together each year to honor a single iconic musician, by performing new arrangements of their established works. They also sponsor a wide array of classes, and workshops, in addition to playing family friendly concerts in the San Francisco Bay area. Community outreach is a huge part of what SFJAZZ Collective is all about. SFJAZZ Collective have an immense respect for music,…

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4.14 New Shows On Sale!

Posted on April 14, 2017 in Featured Blog Post

Class Action June 17 | 7 PM & 9 PM- $25 CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS From 1979-1982, Class Action was one of the Twin Cities’ most popular dance bands. Featuring the area’s top studio musicians and singers, the group was known for its breadth of material, musicality, and high-energy shows. Through the heart of the disco era, the band packed local nightspots with its mix of jazzy, funky, dance-oriented music…

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Posted on March 24, 2017 in Featured Blog Post

Michael Johnson April 12 | 7pm Click Here for Tickets In his 40-plus years in the music business, guitarist and songwriter Michael Johnson has quietly compiled an impressive catalog as performer and songwriter, establishing himself as a craftsman of gentle, virtuosic music, replete with thoughtful lyrics and unpretentiously dazzling guitar playing. Johnson spent nearly 20 years living in Minneapolis, and his annual Christmas shows at the Guthrie Theater became the…



Posted on March 17, 2017 in Featured Blog Post, Featured Food Item

Denny Laine Plays Band on the Run May 6 | 7pm Click Here For Tickets Denny is an original member of the Moody Blues and he sang the band’s first major hit single “Go Now” in 1964. After a few years, he left the Moody Blues to pursue his solo career managed by the Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein. Along with Paul & Linda McCartney, Laine is co founder of the…


The Feelin’ will give you the feeling’

Posted on March 14, 2017 in Featured Blog Post, Music

For a genuine gist of who my friend Nick aka Nicholas David is, look no further than his aptly earned nickname The Feelin’. Nick the Feelin’ is the warmest, most soulful human beacon of exquisite voice, musicianship & beaming presence on the vibrant Minneapolis Saint Paul music scene. And has been for well over a decade. I trust that I’m largely preaching to the choir here. Think of Nicholas as…



Posted on March 10, 2017 in Featured Blog Post

Robert Robinson March 26 | 7pm Click Here For Tickets Although he points to gospel greats Mahalia Jackson, Tramaine Hawkins, and Vanessa Bell Armstrong as inspiration, Robert Robinson works and lives in his own genre, combining his ministry of gospel with a vast experience rooted in soul. Artists look to him for affirmation. Fans adore his inclusive personality. They don’t necessarily have to embrace gospel to embrace Robert, and that…



Posted on March 3, 2017 in Featured Blog Post

GIN DINNER w/ LONESOME DAN KASE March 30 | 6pm Call 612.332.5299 For Tickets 4 Craft Cocktails, 3 Course Dinner, w/ Live Music – all included   HERENCIA DI TIMBIQUI April 18 | 7pm Click Here For Tickets The group takes its name (which translates to Heritage Timbiquí) from the city of Timbiqui, a town near the Pacific coast. The town, and the band, has deep African as well as Colombian…