Events

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Owen Ray 5:00 pm
Owen Ray
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Owen Ray
A Saint Paul product, Owen Ray is a veteran of the Twin Cities music scene: he cut his teeth playing everything from bar rock to disco in a diversity of bands, including the Irish punk[...]
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Jerry Rau 7:00 pm
Jerry Rau
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jerry Rau
Jerry Rau started playing guitar at age 30.  In the 70s and 80s he traveled nationwide playing coffee shops, bars, and college concerts. Jerry was a regular guest on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion[...]
Mathilda 7:00 pm
Mathilda
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mathilda
“Mathilda, a French-American singer songwriter, released Night Noise, a folk inspired E.P. recorded in a graveyard chapel in France.  A newcomer in the music scene, Mathilda is a down-to-earth, refreshing performer with a unique timbre. [...]
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Addison Israelson & Zakh 7:00 pm
Addison Israelson & Zakh
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Addison Israelson & Zakh
Addison Israelson is a multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from Rochester, Minnesota. His rich melodies and strong lyrical stylings create a roots by the way of indie sound and are accentuated by an incredibly talented backing band. His[...]
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Cajun Jam!! 11:00 am
Cajun Jam!!
Aug 5 @ 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
Andrea Sorum & Peter Breen 7:00 pm
Andrea Sorum & Peter Breen
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Andrea Sorum & Peter Breen
Andrea’s voice and songs are vulnerable, lilting, uplifting and genre-blending. At live shows she is joined by Sara Beth Horishnyk (drums), Daniel Lehn (bass) and Katherine Parent (vocals) for an unforgettable night of quirky humor, spiritual[...]
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Emergence Brass Band 7:00 pm
Emergence Brass Band
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Emergence Brass Band
  Emergence Brass Band is run by Julie Stenberg Zeidel.  Ms. Zeidel studied trombone at Berklee School of Music and received a certificate in jazz arranging from Berklee On-Line School and an MFA in music[...]
JASZ-n-jazz 7:00 pm
JASZ-n-jazz
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
JASZ-n-jazz
JASZ-n-jazz is a trombone trio / percussion group.  It is an offshoot of the Emergence Brass Band. Unlike the high energy pop of the full brass band, JASZ-n-jazz plays music to relax to.  Selections will[...]
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Monique Smasal 5:00 pm
Monique Smasal
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Monique Smasal
My name is Monique Smasal, I am 17 years old, and I have been a multi-instrumentalist for about 12 years now. I love to perform and have gotten the opportunity to perform at some amazing[...]
Larry Carpenter’s Folk Music Showcase 7:00 pm
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Tribal Country 5:00 pm
Tribal Country
Aug 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Celtic Music Showcase hosted by Paul Garding 7:00 pm
Celtic Music Showcase hosted by Paul Garding
Aug 10 @ 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)
CELTIC SHOWCASE FEATURING “Dòrain” 7:00 pm
CELTIC SHOWCASE FEATURING “Dòrain”
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CELTIC SHOWCASE FEATURING "Dòrain"
Dòrain is a traditional Scottish and Irish band from Minneapolis, who specialize in intricate arrangements of songs with vocal harmonies, as well as instrumental sets.  They are one of the only groups in the Twin[...]
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Lisa Kane’s Happy Hour! $2 off drink specials 5:00 pm
Lisa Kane’s Happy Hour! $2 off drink specials
Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lisa Kane's Happy Hour! $2 off drink specials
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[...]
Standard Deviation 7:00 pm
Standard Deviation
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Standard Deviation
The soundscapes of Standard Deviation set a mood that is both relaxed and refined. With vocals, sax, trumpet, piano, bass, and drums; these seasoned musicians create a musical atmosphere suitable for listening or conversation.  Experienced[...]
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Unsung Heroes 3:00 pm
Unsung Heroes
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Unsung Heroes
Dave Cofell 5:00 pm
Dave Cofell
Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Dave Cofell
The ‘Best Original Musician of Central MN’, (Gannett Media), Dave Cofell performs a variety of styles on six and twelve string guitar, from old standards/covers to folk and blues songs, instrumental banjo tunes, to jazzy[...]
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Art Class w/Barb McIntosh 6:00 pm
Art Class w/Barb McIntosh
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Art Class w/Barb McIntosh @ Underground Music Cafe
Private Event hosted by NW Como Rec Center To Register, Click HERE Wine, Cheese and Art w/ Barb McIntosh This adult class will include one glass of wine or two specialty coffees or unlimited drip[...]
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Bill Cagley’s Roots Music Jam 7:00 pm
Bill Cagley’s Roots Music Jam
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bill Cagley's Roots Music Jam
Grab your instrument and come join the Roots Jam! Bill Cagley hosts the friendliest jam in town…bluegrass, folk, country, roots, it’s all welcome. Players of all ages and levels of ability are encouraged to join.[...]
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The Saureses 5:00 pm
The Saureses
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Saureses
The Saureses are a cover band playing many songs from popular artists ranging from the 60s to 2000s. Our favorites include The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Greatful Dead and the Black Keys.
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
Aug 16 @ 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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Irish Ensemble 5:00 pm
Irish Ensemble
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Irish Ensemble
Traditional Irish music ensemble from St Paul, MN.
Forrest Miller and the Lodge Boys 7:00 pm
Forrest Miller and the Lodge Boys
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Forrest Miller and the Lodge Boys
Forrest Miller and the Lodge Boys will be playing their ONLY acoustic show of the year live at the Underground Music Cafe on August 17th! FREE SHOW! Music starts at 7pm. See you there!
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Boardwalk & Main | dance cover band 5:00 pm
Boardwalk & Main | dance cover band
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Boardwalk & Main | dance cover band
Boardwalk & Main is composed of six young and talented musicians who love to create an atmosphere that encourages others to let loose and enjoy themselves! The band began playing its first shows on the[...]
Jazz Standards 7:00 pm
Jazz Standards
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Cajun Jam!! 11:00 am
Cajun Jam!!
Aug 19 @ 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
Aug 19 @ 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!
The Winterm’n 7:00 pm
The Winterm’n
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Winterm'n
The Winterm’n are Buddy Ferrari and Al Waisley, two traditional folk songsm’n from St. Paul. They play their own arrangements of old Irish, Scottish and American songs, primarily ones that were collected from the Great[...]
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Stone Arch Jazz Band 2:00 pm
Stone Arch Jazz Band
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
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Paul Harper 7:00 pm
Paul Harper
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Paul Harper
Paul Harper is a Twin Cities based saxophonist and sometime composer.  Paul performs regularly with a variety of different ensembles, some under his direction and some as a sideman.  His bands include the Bardo Band,[...]
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TheAmericanCaptain 7:00 pm
TheAmericanCaptain
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TheAmericanCaptain
This solo act is a bold narration of theatrical and preacher-esque vocals over Arco bass rhythms. The content is progressive and conceptual, inspired by the daily values and daily history informing society and shaping the[...]
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Missing Man Tour 7:00 pm
Missing Man Tour
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Missing Man Tour
Legendary Minnesota musician Lonnie Knight passed away on May 7, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was in the process of preparing for a tour later in the summer with former band mates[...]
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Children’s Story Time w/Author Dalyce Elliott Young- Peter Rabbit 11:00 am
Children’s Story Time w/Author Dalyce Elliott Young- Peter Rabbit
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
JULY 12th, 11 A.M. PETER RABBIT Listen Dalyce Elliott Young play her violin and tell her Moonbeam Book Award-Winning story of how Ellie learns the secret to playing the violin. Children will be welcome to[...]
Lonely Enclave 5:00 pm
Lonely Enclave
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lonely Enclave
Lonely Enclave is a local alternative rock band formed in 2014, with a sound heavily influenced by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nirvana, and Weezer. Its members consist of John Vermeersch (Bass and Vocals), Ethan[...]
The Jazz Standards 7:00 pm
The Jazz Standards
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 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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Optimum Trajectory 7:00 pm
Optimum Trajectory
Aug 25 @ 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
Aug 26 @ 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[...]
Marimba Bullies 7:00 pm
Marimba Bullies
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Marimba Bullies
The Marimba Bullies is a Twin Cities-based marimba ensemble playing upbeat, high-energy music based on the rhythmically complex music of the Zimbabwe mbira tradition. The Bullies’ repertoire consists of traditional African songs as well as[...]
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The She Shells 11:00 am
The She Shells
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The She Shells A cooperative project by Thea Ennen and Lisa Kane
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night 6:00 pm
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night
Aug 27 @ 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[...]
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman 6:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic hosted by Karen Folman
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Barbaric Yawp – Literary Open Mic Night
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Barbaric Yawp Literary Open Mic
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PJ Story Telling 6:30 pm
PJ Story Telling
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
PJ Story Telling
Bring the kids and get cozy for PJ Storytelling!
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Trixon 7:00 pm
Trixon
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Trixon
Trixon is a duo consisting Garth Anderson- Guitar, VoxBen Peterson- Alto xophone, Trixon Drumset Abstract improvisation morphing into formal songs.
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John Altenbernd “Aldo” 7:00 pm
John Altenbernd “Aldo”
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
John Altenbernd "Aldo"
John (aka Aldo) has been performing and recording in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area for over 25 years. After earning a Bachelor’s degree in Music Industry from Moorhead State University, where he was introduced to the field of[...]