Star Tribune + City Pages Picks!

Patricia Barber + Haunted Blue w/Clara Osowski & Jeremy Walker

STAR TRIBUNE BEST OF THE WEEK Obsessively boundary-breaking and uncompromisingly literate, Chicago singer/songwriter/pianist Patricia Barber decided that jazz can accommodate...

May 20

Star Tribune Concerts of the Week

Big gigs for May 10-16, include David Bromberg

Star Tribune Concerts of the Week >>  David Bromberg: A sideman for everyone from Bob Dylan to the Eagles, this masterful...

May 10

Star Tribune Feature: Nils Lofgren

Friday's sold-out concert at the Dakota marks the debut of Lofgren's latest ensemble and the start of his first solo outing in 15 years.

After gigs with Springsteen and Neil Young, Nils Lofgren comes to Minnesota for some 'me time' Nils Lofgren, pictured in...

May 10

Minnpost Pick: Dee Dee Bridgewater

"one of the greatest singers alive today, and we should see her when we have the chance."

On Tuesday, she sang in Melbourne as part of the International Jazz Day concert streamed live around the world. On...

May 1

Thank You Voters!

Dakota voted MSP Magazine's "Best Live Music Venue" & Vieux Carré voted City Pages "Best Jazz Club"

Like any great music venue, the Artists’ Quarter is irreplaceable. So Vieux Carré, which moved into the basement of St....

Apr 17

Kevin Eubanks featured as a Mpls concert of the week

Tonight Show's guitarist performs TONIGHT! at the Dakota

Forbes: Eubanks embarked upon an unexpected career in television, joining saxophonist Branford Marsalis in The Tonight Show Band in 1992...

Apr 17

The naked truth about Jonatha Brooke’s new made-in-Minnesota record

Star Tribune Feature

  After moving to Minnesota, the veteran singer-songwriter sets a confident new career path.  By Jon Bream On a cloudy,...

Apr 12

Star Tribune “9 Things to Do This Week”

Greetings from Asbury Park

Southside Johnny is to Bruce Springsteen what Morris Day was to Prince. The irrepressible Johnny Lyon is two parts Jersey...

Apr 8

Donna Grantis Press Features!

Star Tribune Feature, In-studio at The Current + More

Former Prince guitarist Donna Grantis celebrates new jazz-rock album at the Dakota By Jon Bream Star Tribune "With his giant headphones on,...

Mar 25

Star Tribune + City Pages Picks!

Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Donna Grantis, Daymé Arocena, + Molly Tuttle

Ladysmith Black Mambazo: The legendary South African vocal group that was introduced to the world on Paul Simon’s landmark “Graceland” in...

Mar 22