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Having originated as a jazz club, we consider it a badge of honor to host a variety of genres, from classic jazz, to hip hop/funk and acoustic African ensembles. We don’t plan on stopping, see for yourself in our Artists Archive; a running call list of those who have graced our stage.

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The OK Factor

Classically trained musicians from the Midwest, Olivia and Karla started thinking outside the box in 2012, joining forces as string players for insightful and inspiring musical experiences that challenge their formal training. Experimenting with Irish fiddle, bluegrass, jazz, and popular music, they are self described as a progressive folk duo, writing original music inspired by these multiple genres. Influences range from artists such as Eileen Ivers, Nickel Creek, and the…

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The United Trumpet Summit featuring Randy Brecker, Dr. Eddie Henderson, Jeremy Pelt & Leon Jordan Jr.

Randy Brecker has been shaping the sound of jazz, R&B and rock for more than four decades. His trumpet and flugelhorn performances have graced hundreds of albums by a wide range of artists from James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen and Parliament-Funkadelic to Frank Sinatra, Steely Dan, David Sanborn, Jaco Pastorius, Horace Silver and Frank Zappa. Eddie Henderson grew up in San Francisco, studied trumpet at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music,…

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The Webb Sisters

Dynamic performers with expressive voices and plangent harmonies, The Webb Sisters are multi-instrumentalists and songwriters of originality and intelligence. Their singing and playing (harp, guitar, mandolin, piano, drums) draw from the folk and pop traditions of Britain and the United States. The Webb Sisters have recorded three albums, building a following on their travels, achieving Album, Single and Record of the Week on iTunes and BBC Radio Two. Charley and…

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The Ye Ye Pow

Twin Cities band Stephanie Says has been including some of these songs, along with originals in their set.  Singer/songwriter Stephanie’s love of these French singers and their songs was so great that she decided to start a tribute band along with boyfriend/bass player Paul McFarland, and friends guitarist Terry Isachsen, drummer Steve Kent and keyboardist Pete Christensen.

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Tia Fuller

Jazz musicians are blessed with the desire and ability to play a genre that has a history as rich as its sound. All the greats, past and present know that it’s not enough to simply play the notes, one has to live the music and feel it with every breath. When Mack Avenue recording artist, Tia Fuller picks up her sax to play, the two become one and something amazing…

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Tiempo Libre

Grammy-nominated Tiempo Libre is one of the hottest young Latin bands today. This Miami-based band has become well known for their imaginative and high voltage performances, delivering the hard-driving, seductive rhythms of “timba” – an irresistible, dance-inducing mix of Latin jazz and Cuban son. Tiempo Libre is committed to sharing the Latin musical heritage and reinvigorating traditional Cuban music with a youthful and modern sound. Classically trained at Cuba’s premier…

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Tierney Sutton

A three-time Grammy nominee for “Best Jazz Vocal Album”, Tierney Sutton is often described as “a singer’s singer”, but just as often, she is described as a “musician’s singer”, who uses her voice like an instrument. She has fronted the Tierney Sutton Band, which includes stellar partners, pianist Christian Jacob, drummer Ray Brinker and bassists Kevin Axt and Trey Henry, for over 20 years. Both the band’s music and it’s…

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Tinariwen

Formed in the southern Sahara, Grammy winning ensemble Tinariwen has been playing their unique brand of desert blues for over 30 years. The group of former Touareg rebels turned electric guitar wielding musicians is a sensational live act, gritty and hypnotic. The group was founded by Ibrahim Ag Alhabib, Hassan Ag Touhami and Inteyeden Ag Ableline in Tamanrasset, southern Algeria, at the end of the 1970s. It was a period…

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Tinsley Ellis

Hard-rocking blues-soaked guitarist/vocalist/songwriter Tinsley Ellis sings and plays with the energy and soul of all the great Southern musicians who have come before him. Ellis attacks his music with rock power and blues feeling, following in the tradition of Deep South musical heroes Duane Allman, Freddie King, Derek Trucks and Warren Haynes. His live shows feature extended fretwork filled with melodic and rhythmic experimentation, in the spirit of jam bands…

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Toad the Wet Sprocket

One of the most successful alternative rock bands of the early 1990s, Toad the Wet Sprocket’s mellow, melodic folk-pop sound helped define radio formats of that decade. With hit singles like “All I Want,” “Walk On the Ocean” and “Fall Down,” Toad sold millions of records throughout the 90s before their 1998 breakup. Since reuniting in 2006, the band hasn’t lost a step, and their first recording since 1997, All…

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