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Listen – John Louis – Tonight When The Band (featuring Brianna Lane)

100 Days of Local Music – Day 70
John Louis – Tonight When The Band (featuring Brianna Lane)

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Article – Desney Cody – Intern at The Warming House

Desney Cody

“Working here has given me hope that doing what you love is something that can actually be achieved and I don’t have to settle for anything less.”

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Op Ed & Slideshow – The Mad Ripple Hootenanny 10 Year Anniversary – The Cedar Cultural Center 11/10/16

Joe Baumgart Jillian Rae, Terry Walsh, Tony Nelson, Larry Long, David Haugen, Joseph Pettini, Mary Beth Hanson, Nick Hensley, Mayda Pauline, John Louis, Katy Vernon, Martin Devaney, Mary Cutrufello, Sarah E Morris, Vicky Emerson-Wallace, Dan Israel, Nick Leet, Joe Fahey, Michael Ferrier, Brianna Lane, Doug Collins, Brian Drake, Shawn Stelton, Nici Peper, John Magnuson, Sarah Streitz, Jeff Krause, Maya Elena, Jonathan Delehanty

Rebecca Marx Photo Credit David Tanner

Jim Walsh’s Mad Ripple Hootenanny celebrated its 10 year anniversary at The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis on November 10th, 2016. The host of the Hoot–Jim Walsh, was there to facilitate the post-election feelings and frustrations that the players carried burdensome in their hearts. In fact, many of the people inside of the Cedar had walked along with anti-Trump protestors–Gary Louris of the Jayhawks amongst them–as they journeyed to the show. Continue reading

Rift 36 Hour Songwriting Contest

Next Wednesday, the songwriters get a prompt and have just about 36 hours to write a song and have it ready to perform on Friday night.

Nigel Egg will be hosting/performing and these fine songwriters will be performing as well.

Joe Fahey, Brad Senne, Brianna Lane, Niki Becker, Dan Hylton, Simon Husbands, Ryan Rud, Greg Neis, Mother Banjo and Ben Cook-Feltz

It’s Free with a suggested donation of $5-$20.

There is a possibility it could sell out, so buy your tickets in advance if you can.

Event Review – The Warming House Opening Night

MINNEAPOLIS, MN NAY 6: Opening night at the Warming House, featuring Chris Koza and Peter Miller on May 6, 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. © Tony Nelson

“In this era of constant contact, that may be a listening room’s biggest gift-the gift of being there, in harmony with the music and each other.”

By Rebecca Marx

Photo Credit Tony Nelson

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Article-The Warming House

MINNEAPOLIS, MN MARCH 28: Brianna Lane and Greg Neis at the Warming House on March 28, 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. © Tony Nelson

By Rebecca Marx

Photo Credit Tony Nelson

In an era where more music venues are lost each year than we can hope to gain (dozens in Manhattan and London alone), there is good news to share. South Minneapolis will gain a new venue this May. The Warming House will not replace the venerated Nye’s Polonaise Room or Patrick’s Cabaret (which will close May 31st-a new space is pending), but it will provide a unique listening room style venue for the Twin Cities. Continue reading

John Louis CD Release Party + Brianna Lane

Join singer-songwriter John Louis as he debuts “Drift.” John will be backed by his full band including Mike “Razz” Russell (fiddle, mandolin, gypsy guitar); Jimmy Johnson (pedal steel); Brianna Lane (banjo, vocals); Dan Gaarder (bass); and Kris Schaefer (drums). Brianna Lane will open. Aster Café. Saturday, September 26. 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm. $12.

Live Review – Brianna Lane – CD Release Show at Icehouse 5/19

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Photo By Ryan Eckman

By Becca Marx

If there was a show worth waiting eight years for, last night was that show. Brianna Lane released her outstanding record The Navigators Club at Icehouse to a standing room only crowd. Continue reading