Events

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Cajun Jam!! 11:00 am
Cajun Jam!!
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cajun Jam!!
  Want to be as happy as this guy? Git on down to the Cajun Jam! 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 11am-1pm #moretriangle
The Jordan Fount 3:00 pm
The Jordan Fount
Apr 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Jordan Fount
The  The Jordan Fount combines various synthesizers and effect pedals as the ambient electronic soundscape for lyric-driven gospel vocals. Often joining the endeavors of thesalvageproject.org all across the US, the typical venues of the Fount are prisons,[...]
The Paul Harper Cordless Quartet 7:00 pm
The Paul Harper Cordless Quartet
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Paul Harper Cordless Quartet
    The Paul Harper Chordless Quartet is a two-horn fronted 4-piece ensemble without chordal instruments playing Original jazz compositions and re-imagined Jazz standards that work in this chordless format. The group is starting it’s 5th[...]
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Claire Walgren and Micah LaVasseur 4:00 pm
Claire Walgren and Micah LaVasseur
Apr 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Claire Walgren and Micah LaVasseur
Caleb Plummer is 18 years of age, and loves hip-hop. It’s always been a hobby, but also a passion. His favorite rappers are Chance, Childish Gambino, Big Punisher, and many more. He has lived in Minnesota all his life,[...]
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman 6:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
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Vintage64 7:00 pm
Vintage64
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vintage64
John Larsen of Vintage64 is a singer/songwriter, with an eclectic mix of influences that result in a unique, listenable style.  
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Story Time w/author Daylce Young – Beatrix Potter’s The Flopsy Bunnies 11:00 am
Sesay & The Good Thyme w/featured guest TBD 7:00 pm
Sesay & The Good Thyme w/featured guest TBD
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sesay & The Good Thyme w/featured guest TBD
Sesay and The Good Thyme is an R&B/Pop band with a talented singer songwriter Sesay, a veteran musician/ excellent bassist from Japan Jun Sugiyama, and an inspiring young musician Mike Nyland on purcussion.  The band plays[...]
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Christopher Becknell 7:00 pm
Christopher Becknell
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Christopher Becknell
“Christopher Becknell, Just Beyond the River: Songs of Shelter & Mercy for Solo Guitar The first thing that hits you about Chris Becknell’s solo guitar CD is the elegant touch, the rich tone, and a[...]
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Unsung Heroes 3:00 pm
Unsung Heroes
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Unsung Heroes
earWorm 7:00 pm
earWorm
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
earWorm
earWorm is a collective of composer-performers who present an immersive experience of electroacoustic improvisation, transporting listeners across a panoply of sonic landscapes. Our combined style is as varied as our individual experience, featuring music that[...]
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Colin Tierney 6:30 pm
Colin Tierney
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Colin Tierney
Colin Tierney is a Minneapolis based songwriter. Tierney began playing as a child and was immersed in bluegrass, old-time, and folk music. On his debut album, “Ithaca,” he has borrowed from both traditional and experimental[...]
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Kayla Coffland 7:00 pm
Kayla Coffland
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kayla Coffland
Unleashing her fire with her debut EP Set Me Free, Kayla Coffland is a bold singer/songwriter whose revealing lyrics and powerful, emotive vocals seek to ignite your own soul with self-empowerment.” EPK: https://www. tatemusicgroup.com/epk/artist/ 35470 Website:[...]
Larry Carpenter’s Folk Showcase w/special guest Laura Moe 7:00 pm
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Celtic Music Showcase hosted by Paul Garding 7:00 pm
Celtic Music Showcase hosted by Paul Garding
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CELTIC MUSIC SHOWCASE THURSDAY APRIL13TH lIZ ANDERSON (FLUTE) AND PAUL GARDING (GUITAR AND VOCALS) WITH GUEST APPEARANCE BY SARAH GARDING( MANDOLIN)
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The Friday Project 7:00 pm
The Friday Project
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Friday Project
Jazz quintet with a focus on communication and improvisation. Wide selection of music, always paying homage to the Masters. An ongoing project, continually moving and changing, the band has fun playing America’s only indigenous art[...]
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Cajun Jam!! 11:00 am
Cajun Jam!!
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cajun Jam!!
  Want to be as happy as this guy? Git on down to the Cajun Jam! 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 11am-1pm #moretriangle
Classical Guitar Showcase 2:00 pm
Classical Guitar Showcase
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Classical Guitar Showcase
  Every 3rd Saturday at the UMC, come hear the more refined side of the guitar.   Looking for an excuse to dust off your nylon strings? THIS is IT!
Szászka 7:00 pm
Szászka
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Szászka
Szászka was formed in 1996 to perform traditional Hungarian village dance music for events and workshops in the United States. Szászka has been performing regularly at táncház events in Minneapolis and Chicago, and at festivals[...]
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Stephen Chopek 8:00 pm
Stephen Chopek
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stephen Chopek
Stephen has traveled throughout the USA playing drums on tour with Charlie Hunter, John Mayer, Marc Broussard, Jesse Malin, The Alternate Routes, The Pimps of Joytime, Todd Carey, The Everymen, John Paul Keith, Amy LaVere,[...]
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Country Music Showcase w/Bill Travers and Laura Moe – Suggested Cover $5 7:00 pm
Country Music Showcase w/Bill Travers and Laura Moe – Suggested Cover $5
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Country Music Showcase w/Bill Travers and Laura Moe - Suggested Cover $5
Bill Travers and Laura Moe know what real Country Music is. They’re joined by guests who do too. So come on down and get ready for some stories of real life, told honestly, and maybe[...]
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Jason Rohman 11:00 am
Jason Rohman
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jason Rohman
Combining his love for Christian music, and alternative rock and metal, Rohman aims to redefine Christian Rock.  Rohman will strip down songs to acoustic versions from his debut album Upside Down Crown, and also play[...]
As We Go 2:00 pm
As We Go
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
As We Go
As we Go is a new band out of the heart of Minnesota, Ian, Koby, John, and hopefully more jam out! One of our goals is to communicate what we, as individuals, have experienced, and/or[...]
Wilkinson James 7:00 pm
Wilkinson James
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wilkinson James
WILKINSON JAMES have been performing their distinctive blend of blues, folk, and honky-tonk in and around the Twin Cities area since singer-songwriters Liz Wilkinson and AJ Scheiber first met up in 2008. A fan once[...]
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The She Shells 11:00 am
The She Shells
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The She Shells A cooperative project by Thea Ennen and Lisa Kane
Stone Arch Jazz Band 2:00 pm
Stone Arch Jazz Band
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_TG0nK-2 Stroll on down for an afternoon of Jazz at the UMC with the Stone Arch Jazz Band!
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman 6:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
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PJ Story Telling 6:30 pm
PJ Story Telling
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
PJ Story Telling
Bring the kids and get cozy for PJ Storytelling!
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Bluegrass Showcase w/Sarah Cagley – Suggested Cover $5 7:00 pm
Bluegrass Showcase w/Sarah Cagley – Suggested Cover $5
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bluegrass Showcase w/Sarah Cagley - Suggested Cover $5
Sarah Cagley  hosts this monthly showcase devoted to Bluegrass and Old Time music. As a guitarist, mandolinist, vocalist and Appalachian clogger, Sarah’s diverse network of talented players provides a rich and wholesome music series you’re[...]
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Del-Fi 8:00 pm
Del-Fi
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Del-Fi
Del-Fi is a duo consisting of Steve Hillson on trumpet and Garth Anderson on Drums, Bass, and Vox. Drawing inspiration from Pink Floyd, Lou Reed, Nils Petter Molvaer and Soft Machine, we try to create[...]
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Jim Kessler 7:00 pm
Jim Kessler
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jim Kessler
Jim Kessler/Acoustic Folk Rock Classics   I sing songs that people want to hear— those with great melodies and harmonies—songs from The Everly Brothers, The Beatles, The Byrds, Gordon Lightfoot, James Taylor, Johnny Cash, Neil[...]
Jim Kessler & Company 7:00 pm
Jim Kessler & Company
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jim Kessler & Company
  Jim Kessler/Acoustic Folk Rock Classics   I sing songs that people want to hear— mostly from the late ‘60s to the late ‘70s and beyond—songs from The Kingston Trio, The Everly Brothers, The Beatles,[...]
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Optimum Trajectory 7:00 pm
Optimum Trajectory
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come catch Optimum Trajectory in and around the Twin Cities. We create innovative, exciting renditions of jazz standards and original music. Find us at area clubs and coffee shops, or hire us to add some[...]
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French Canadian Jam 11:00 am
French Canadian Jam
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
French Canadian Jam
French-Canadian Jam For several years a group of people who love the vigorous traditional music of French-Canada, particularly Québec, have gathered for mutual learning and jamming at the Blackbird Music Store in Minneapolis.  The jam is led[...]
Sammy Purviance 1:00 pm
Sammy Purviance
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sammy Purviance
Sammy Purviance is an acoustic guitarist, singer-songwriter who has been preforming most of his life, Since moving to the Twin Cities in June Sammy, has been active in the local music scene, playing at Trotters[...]
John Rogers 4:00 pm
John Rogers
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
John Rogers
John Rogers is a musician and storyteller whose repertoire includes blues, ragtime, jazz and original songs wound around the oral tradition called “roots music.”  He been playing guitar ever since “the Blues grabbed me by[...]
Lisa Kane 6:30 pm
Lisa Kane
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Lisa Kane
Lisa Kane is a Twin Cities based singer-songwriter with four full-length recordings to date.  Her music is a combination of folk-like southern rock and country blues.  Her lyrics and compositions are reminiscent of songwriters from[...]
The Jazz Standards 8:15 pm
The Jazz Standards
Apr 29 @ 8:15 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jazz Standards
The Jazz Standards are a jazz quartet that plays music from the American Song Book. Their repertoire consists of 100’s of songs, and as as you can probably tell  –they have 100’s years of playing experience.
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Cyrus Wolff 12:00 pm
Cyrus Wolff
Apr 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Cyrus Wolff
Cyrus Wolff is a versatile guitarist with influences ranging from classical and jazz to flamenco, latin and folk. Cyrus has performed in festivals and concert venues throughout the United States and Spain as a solo[...]
Shoop! 2:00 pm
Shoop!
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Shoop!
Shoop! is a vocal jazz group that puts new twists on old standards with a sound that’s a nod to The Manhattan Transfer and New York Voices.  www.shoopjazz.com Listen Here
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night 6:00 pm
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Barbaric Yawp - Literary Open Mic Night
I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world. Christopher Title hosts this monthly Literary Open Mic event. Bring your poetry or[...]
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp - Literary Open Mic Night
I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world. Christopher Title hosts this monthly Literary Open Mic event. Bring your poetry or[...]
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp - Literary Open Mic Night
I too am not a bit tamed, I too am untranslatable, I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world. Christopher Title hosts this monthly Literary Open Mic event. Bring your poetry or[...]
Barbaric Yawp Literary Open Mic 6:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp Literary Open Mic
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Barbaric Yawp Literary Open Mic