Jack Klatt 9:00 PM – 2nd Set 04/06/2018

Live from Wiese Auditorium, Jack Klatt 9:00 PM - 2nd Set 04/06/2018. Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His unique sound defies genre with influences that pull from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music Jack brings his unique voice to all of his songs. In the word of Americana Roots UK “Jack doesn’t rely on other writers for his diversity, he can write in pretty much any musical style of his choosing.” He’s won recognition from the MN state arts board, recorded alongside “Spider” John Koerner, and made it onto Daytrotter’s list of best songs in 2014. His 2016 release “Shadows in the Sunset” has…
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Jack Klatt 8:00 PM – 1st Set 04/06/2018

Live from Wiese Auditorium Jack Klatt 8:00 PM - 1st Set 04/06/2018. Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His unique sound defies genre with influences that pull from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music Jack brings his unique voice to all of his songs. In the word of Americana Roots UK “Jack doesn’t rely on other writers for his diversity, he can write in pretty much any musical style of his choosing.” He’s won recognition from the MN state arts board, recorded alongside “Spider” John Koerner, and made it onto Daytrotter’s list of best songs in 2014. His 2016 release “Shadows in the Sunset” has…
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Molly Maher & her Disbelievers 9:00 PM – 2nd Set 10/13/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, Molly Maher & her Disbelievers 9:00 PM - 2nd Set 10/13/2017. If it’s possible for a band to own a town, then Molly Maher and her band of Disbelievers are as close as it gets to holdingthe keys. Molly is considered by some the reigning queen of the Twin Cities scene — she’s an incomparable singer and songwriter with compelling depth and soul, and has shared the stage with some of the best acts in the country, among them Los Lobos and John Hiatt.
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Molly Maher & her Disbelievers 8:00 PM – 1st Set 10/13/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, 8:00 PM - 1st Set 10/13/2017. If it’s possible for a band to own a town, then Molly Maher and her band of Disbelievers are as close as it gets to holdingthe keys. Molly is considered by some the reigning queen of the Twin Cities scene — she’s an incomparable singer and songwriter with compelling depth and soul, and has shared the stage with some of the best acts in the country, among them Los Lobos and John Hiatt.
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Tim Houlihan 9:00 PM – 2nd Set 10/20/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, Tim Houlihan 9:00 PM - 2nd Set 10/20/2017. Band members include: Tim, Todd Lester (drums, percussion and backup vocal), Paul Madsen (bass and backup vocal), and Jon James (lead guitar and backup vocal). Tim Houlihan is a singer songwriter whose songs are carved from real life with articulate enthusiasm, strong grooves and sophisticated playing. His influences are Jackson Browne, Stephen Stills, James Taylor, Shawn Colvin, and Dawes. Performances have traversed the United States and Europe from living rooms to large halls and his performances draw listeners in with intimate stories and warm anecdotes. Tim’s library of work continues to grow across a never-ending horizon and he currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Tim Houlihan 8:00 PM – 1st Set 10/20/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, Tim Houlihan 8:00 PM - 1st Set 10/20/2017. Band members include: Tim, Todd Lester (drums, percussion and backup vocal), Paul Madsen (bass and backup vocal), and Jon James (lead guitar and backup vocal). Tim Houlihan is a singer songwriter whose songs are carved from real life with articulate enthusiasm, strong grooves and sophisticated playing. His influences are Jackson Browne, Stephen Stills, James Taylor, Shawn Colvin, and Dawes. Performances have traversed the United States and Europe from living rooms to large halls and his performances draw listeners in with intimate stories and warm anecdotes. Tim’s library of work continues to grow across a never-ending horizon and he currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The High 48’s 9:00 PM – 2nd Set 10/27/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, The High 48's 9:00 PM - 2nd Set 10/27/2017 Since forming in 2006, The High 48s have been making music that combines the soulful sound of classic bluegrass with a modern attitude, original songs and a wide range of influences far beyond Bill Monroe, the Stanley Brothers, and Flatt and Scruggs. In a genre created and dominated by artists from the South, The High 48s were born and raised in the Upper Midwest. And in a music scene where playing standards is the norm, The High 48s are a band of songwriters who perform their own material in addition to the “festival favorites.” The band takes its name from railroad slang for the boxcars originally used to transport troops on the front lines in WWI that…
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The High 48’s 8:00 PM – 1st Set 10/27/2017

Live from Wiese Auditorium, The High 48's - 1st Set 10/27/2017. Since forming in 2006, The High 48s have been making music that combines the soulful sound of classic bluegrass with a modern attitude, original songs and a wide range of influences far beyond Bill Monroe, the Stanley Brothers, and Flatt and Scruggs. In a genre created and dominated by artists from the South, The High 48s were born and raised in the Upper Midwest. And in a music scene where playing standards is the norm, The High 48s are a band of songwriters who perform their own material in addition to the “festival favorites.” The band takes its name from railroad slang for the boxcars originally used to transport troops on the front lines in WWI that could carry…
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Crankshaft 9:00 PM – 2nd Set 03/23/2018

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Live from Wiese Auditorium, Crankshaft 9:00 PM - 1st Set 03/23/2018. Crankshaft is the first ever “Pork Neck” band. A new genre of music, nearly indescribable. Keith Boyles came close when he told a friend “It’s like psycho-billy swamp punk country blues” … a tongue twister if you’ve been drinking. So, from now on it’s Pork Neck . Deal?
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Crankshaft 8:00 PM – 1st Set 03/23/2018

Live from Wiese Auditorium, Crankshaft 8:00 PM - 1st Set 03/23/2018. Crankshaft is the first ever “Pork Neck” band. A new genre of music, nearly indescribable. Keith Boyles came close when he told a friend “It’s like psycho-billy swamp punk country blues” … a tongue twister if you’ve been drinking. So, from now on it’s Pork Neck . Deal?
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