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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Ronnie Spector brings her Best Christmas Party Ever! multi-media show to the Dakota November 26 & 27!

Posted on November 22, 2016 in Music

A cherished holiday tradition for decades, Ronnie sings the biggest holiday hits in her Best Christmas Party Ever show! Combined with a multi-media show that brings the holiday show to life, Ronnie Spector’s blends in her many rocking hits from the Ronettes and her deep catalog. Be sure to listen this week’s podcast about Ronnie Spector’s Best Christmas Party Ever and buy your tickets today! See you at The Dakota.…

CJ Chenier – Reigning Crown Prince of Zydeco at The Dakota Sat. Nov. 19

Posted on November 14, 2016 in Music

If you have ever heard of zydeco music, then it was likely in part thanks to the Chenier family. Get ready for CJ Chenier at the Dakota! Their mission of the decades old movement was to bring the once obscure music to the greater world by playing & sharing the excitable culture everywhere possible including where it started. The intention was simple. You make people happy & they want to…

SO INTO ATLANTA RHYTHM SECTION – THIS SUNDAY

Posted on November 9, 2016 in Music

The Atlanta Rhythm Section have been a mainstay in the rotation of classic rock radio airplay since the inception of the classic rock genre with good reason. They produced mega smash singles (Imaginary Lover, So Into You, I’m Not Gonna Let It Bother Me Tonight) as well as popular deep cuts that include some amazing hidden, and not so hidden gems. They have one platinum, and two gold albums to…

Suzanne Vega at the Dakota, Nov. 7 and 8

Posted on November 6, 2016 in Music

BUY TICKETS HERE! Pop music darling Suzanne Vega is returning to the stage in a wonderful way, following the October release of her latest album. She performs at the Dakota on Nov. 7 and 8, 2016 with opening act Teddy Thompson (the critically praised son of Richard & Linda Thompson). Her new album, “Lover, Beloved: Songs From An Evening With Carson McCullers” is based on a play Vega wrote about…

Davina & the Vagabonds Mon. October 31, 2016, 7pm & 9pm The Dakota Jazz Club

Posted on October 31, 2016 in Music

Davina Sowers is a true powerhouse among today’s women singer songwriters. Over the years, her profoundly talented band Davina & the Vagabonds have amassed countless fans while achieving international presence & touring status. That said, Minneapolis is blessed to be the chosen hometown of Davina along with her fantastic fun accomplices. Here is a chance to come witness DATV’s well deserved success at the Dakota for upcoming shows on Oct.…

SEVEN NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 10.21

Posted on October 21, 2016 in Music, Upcoming Shows

JONATHA BROOKE November 21 at 7pm – Click Here For Tickets “Charming and very funny. A seasoned musician with a beautiful voice, Brooke rocks it.” – New Yorker “Jonatha Brooke immerses us in her world through beautiful storytelling…” – The Key (WXPN) Jonatha Brooke has written songs, made records and toured since her days in Boston with The Story. The Story released two albums, Grace in Gravity andThe Angel in…

Mississippi featuring Andrés Prado Album Release • Monday, October 17

Posted on October 15, 2016 in Music

The highly anticipated debut self titled record “Mississippi” has just dropped (released 10/14/16 on Shifting Paradigm Records). Discover the radiant beauty of this blossoming stellar album & feel it’s true emotional wonders by witnessing these talented fusioneers live to really grasp what this music & vibe are all about. This press quote captures them vividly: “The music of Mississippi may be described as an intense blend of colors & eclectic…