The gospel truth: Stars from Sister Rosetta Tharpe play adapt wonderfully to the Dakota

Star Tribune Review by Jon Bream

Actress/singer Rajane Katurah Brown didn’t know what to say or what to do with her hands. She confessed Sunday night at the...

Jan 16

Star Tribune Pick! Kathy Mattea

She had plenty of Grammy-winning success in Nashville in the ’80s and ’90s with such hits as “Eighteen Wheels and...

Jan 11

Minnpost pick: John Pizzarelli

Monday at the Dakota

The affable, urbane guitarist and singer – a master interpreter of the Great American Songbook, expert in the music of...

Jan 11

Star Tribune pick: A Tribute to Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Marie Knight

In the music-heavy play “Marie and Rosetta” at Park Square Theatre this holiday season, Jamecia Bennett stunned as gospel-reared rock...

Jan 11

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