Shorter name, more music: Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant rebrands as just ‘the Dakota’

by Colleen Cowie • November 6, 2018 • Local Current Blog In its three decades of operation, the Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant has...

Nov 7

City Pages

feat. Cameron Graves Trio

This Weekend’s 7 Best Concerts (Nov 2-4) Cameron Graves @ Dakota Graves is the piano equivalent of his former high...

Nov 7

Minnpost Artscape

feat. Cameron Graves Trio

Sunday Nov 4 at the Dakota: Cameron Graves Trio. Best known outside of L.A. as the pianist for Kamasi Washington – he’s...

Nov 7

Star Tribune Concerts of the Week

feat. Davell Crawford and Charmaine Neville

Davell Crawford and Charmaine Neville: Last seen in town with Dirty Dozen Brass, piano-plunking New Orleans soul man Crawford is mixing...

Nov 7

 WCCO-TV Mid-Morning (Nov 5)

feat. Minneapolis Funk All Stars

Music Guest: Minneapolis Funk All Stars A night of Classic Minneapolis Funk benefitting the Southdale YMCA is tonight at the...

Nov 7


In the wake of a natural disaster the size and scope of Hurricane Harvey, it's easy to feel helpless. But...

Sep 1

Davina and the Vagabonds’ “10th & Nicollet” Live Album Release!

“She purrs and growls, whispers and wails. Sweet and seductive one moment, she’s in your face the next, and then she...

Apr 11

The Subdudes

The flavor savory New Orleans steeped Subdudes first initiated their earthy rootsy profound sound in 1987 brought together by friendship...

Nov 3

Davina & the Vagabonds

Davina brings music to life on stage. Her skilled sultry exquisite singing & engaging piano playing breathe wonderment & weave...

Oct 20

Longtime backup singer Lisa Fischer dazzles front and center

It's been a real treat to have met the wonderful singer, Lisa Fischer this year. We had her here for...

Dec 10