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THREE NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on April 13, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Sonny Landreth June 17 | 7pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets Landreth has collaborated with the very top names in guitar over the years: Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Eric Johnson, Derek Trucks – the list goes on. The noted slideman cut his musical teeth in The Red Hot Louisiana Band of zydeco king Clifton Chenier, and Landreth has since recorded and toured with artists ranging from John Mayall…

The Mozart of South Africa: Abdullah Ibrahim at the Dakota

Posted on April 10, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

In Tribute to Hugh Masekela: Abdullah Ibrahim and Ekaya at the Dakota, April 16 © Andrea Canter “There are some concerts that change the way you look at music. And then there are those rare concerts that change the way you look at life.” –Ed Siegel, The ARTery “Never one for pyrotechnics, he says much with little, luxuriating in melody until a sudden harmonic shift or sharp stab of dissonance…

THREE NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on April 6, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Still Dreaming with Joshua Redman, Ron Miles, Scott Colley and Brian Blade June 30 | 7pm & 9pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets Joshua Redman – one of the best known saxophonists in the world – embarks on his latest musical project with the “Still Dreaming” quartet. This new group features Ron Miles, Scott Colley, and Brian Blade, three of the most imaginative voices in contemporary jazz. Together…

SIX NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on March 30, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Liv Warfield & Friends: The Purple Jam! April 21 | 11:30pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets Emerging in a pouf of dazzling stardust, Liv Warfield has solidified herself as a legend of her own time. Born in Peoria, Illinois the former Notre Dame Track star and gymnast began her singing career in Portland, Oregon where she had relocated to attend college. Influenced by musical heroines such as Nina…

TWO NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on March 23, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Bebel Gilberto July 29 | 7pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets With ethereal vocals and wistful, dreamy song writing, Bebel Gilberto is one of Brazil’s most popular artists. Bebel splits her time between Rio de Janeiro and New York City; she’s exquisitely synthesized musical influences from both cities in every track. Bebel’s sultry tonality is informed by the warm and playful Brazilian rhythms that include the berimbau, wood…

Easter Brunch at the Dakota!

Posted on March 20, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Brunch: the most sacred of meals. Traditionally, the Dakota has hosted two brunches per spring: one on Easter with music from Twin Cities Hot Club and one on Mother’s Day with music from the Southside Aces. This year, the tradition continues. Join us on April 1st for a New Orleans-infused musical experience dedicated to celebrating family, warm weather, and the righteous joy of eating breakfast after 10am. You might know…

EIGHT NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on March 16, 2018 in Featured Blog Post

Nachito Herrera Solo April 13 | 7pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets Nachito is one of the world’s great Cuban pianists. His jaw dropping technique and the rich, powerful soulfulness of his playing blend in what is often an amazing display of musical power and emotion. Combining Western Classical music with traditional Cuban rhythms, Herrera has been at the forefront of an exciting renaissance in Cuban music. While…