ELIZABETH GHANDOUR & THE HEIGHBURNERS

ELIZABETH GHANDOUR & THE HEIGHBURNERS

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Comprised of Minneapolis singer/songwriter Elizabeth Ghandour, banjoist Johnny Kovarik, pedal steel guitarist Josh Braun and acoustic bassist Jimmy Osterholt.

JAVI SANTIAGO + TED OLSEN

JAVI SANTIAGO + TED OLSEN

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Javi Santiago is a powerful young artist with a strong vision. Born and raised in Minneapolis, MN, he grew up surrounded by strong artistic support. He was given a strong musical background by his jazz musician parents, as well as stalwarts of the local jazz community. 

Enemy Planes + LOTT

Enemy Planes + LOTT

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Comprised of former members of Solid Gold, GAYNGS, and Pictures of Then, the music of Minneapolis based ENEMY PLANES drifts effortlessly between melancholy and menace, hypnotic and hysteric, heartache and euphoria. A stirring blend of haunting vocals, dense instrumentation, and driving beats yield a "tripnotic" sound that is distinctly their own. 

LOTT is the solo project of Minneapolis musician, Leah Ottman (We Are The Willows).  Classical Experimental Violin.  The core inspiration for LOTT's compositions is the Romantic Period of classical music.  

The Broke Down Dollys

The Broke Down Dollys

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The Dollys features three of Minneapolis’ most sought after female vocalists: Joanna Jahn, Kari Shaw and Megan Shaw.  Harmonizing to the music of The Trio: EmmyLou Harris, Dolly Parton and Linda Rondstadt and many other female country artists of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.  The Dollys also perfom folk and americana hits of the past, which they love to put their own spin on. 

Nightchain

Nightchain

NO COVER BEFORE 11PM

$5 AFTER 11PM

WE ARE BACK IN THE HOOD! GET READY FOR THE BEST WEEKLY SHINDIG IN MPLS. ‪#‎NIGHTCHAIN‬

$2 OFF ALL TAPS, HOUSE WINES & RAIL DRINKS.
15% OFF FOR SERVICE INDUSTRY WITH PROOF

JT's Jazz Implosion featuring: Davu Seru & No Territory Band

JT's Jazz Implosion featuring: Davu Seru & No Territory Band

$8 at the door

Davu Seru is an improviser of the most present and heavy caliber.  No Territory Band is his current ensemble as leader, composer, and percussionist.   This is not to be missed!  

REINA DEL CID'S TUESDAY NIGHT MESS-AROUND

REINA DEL CID'S TUESDAY NIGHT MESS-AROUND

$8 AT THE DOOR

Part singer songwriter group, part rock band you can find REINA DEL CID and company at the intersection of lyrical storytelling, catchy riffs, and scorching solos. An every other Tuesday night residency. Come by every other Tuesday through December to hang out with us!

let it snow Christmas show (featuring Rachel Kurtz)

let it snow Christmas show (featuring Rachel Kurtz)

$5 AT THE DOOR

Minneapolis-based singer/songwriter Rachel Kurtz is poised for a breakthrough with her 2013 album Broken & Lowdown. A remarkable vocalist and magnetic stage presence, Kurtz has released a new 11-song collection of original soul, Americana, and gospel tracks backed by some of Minneapolis’ finest session musicians. Following an unconventional career path, Rachel Kurtz has found acclaim and a national audience of thousands due to her appearances at a series of community service events held in sports arenas across the country. 

The Cloak Ox + All Tomorrow's Petty

The Cloak Ox + All Tomorrow's Petty

$10 in advance/$10 at the door

The Cloak Ox is made of four staunch music-making Midwestern men. They are Andrew Broder, Jeremy Ylvisaker, Mark Erickson and Martin Dosh and their names may be familiar. Of course, they may not be. They hail from Minneapolis, MN, and have been friends for many years, playing a lot—a lot—of music together and apart.

All Tomorrow's Petty is not a "tribute" band, per se. It is a (part of a) night that you spend with your friends in (or near) a bar or some other celebratory site/occasion. While you're there, you hear a bunch of songs written by Tom Petty and played by homeboys/girls who enjoy playing them together.

Patrick Harison

Patrick Harison

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Patrick Harison is a young American button accordionist adept in a wide variety of settings and genres.  In 2006,  Patrick was awarded the McKnight Fellowship for performing musicians, the first accordion player to ever win the grant and one of the youngest recipients on record in any discipline.

Invisible Boy Album Release + Special Guests

Invisible Boy Album Release + Special Guests

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Longtime Minneapolis favorite Chris Bierden (Polica, Har Mar Superstar, Vampire Hands, + more) is releasing his long-awaited debut album as Invisible Boy. Bierden has been writing and performing as Invisible Boy for many years, but until now has not officially released any recorded material. 

Tim Sparks & Gary Raynor

Tim Sparks & Gary Raynor

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Sparks' work came to the attention of John Zorn, the saxophonist, composer, and curator of Tzadik Records in New York and thereby led to a new cycle of compositions inspired by traditional Jewish melodies. Neshamah (1999) is a solo effort. Tanz, which garnered Downbeat Magazine's highest praise, five stars, in 2000 and At the Rebbe's Table (2002) include ensemble work. 

Mark Mallman Peace on Earth Show w/ special guests Porcupine

Mark Mallman Peace on Earth Show w/ special guests Porcupine

$10 in advance/$10 at the door

Join Minnesota legend, Mark Mallman, in a very special performance celebrating peace on earth for the holidays.

Along with many surprise guests, the Twin Cities premiere showman is sure to bring a smile to your face and a fire in your heart.

What a great way to cap off 2016. Porcupine (Featuring Greg Norton of Husker Du) open. 

Joe & Vicky Price

Joe & Vicky Price

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"Joe & Vick have been making their own brand of blues music for decades. Hailing from Iowa, this husband & wife duo spend more time on the road then some musicians half their age.  Their take on the traditiuonal blues is unique and authentic at the same time. Their sound takes you down to a juke joint in Mississippi over 100 years ago, where there was no air conditioning, the beer was warm and the songs are bathed in mud."  -Jody Hendrix - Little Class Records

Dan Rodriguez Holiday Show

Dan Rodriguez Holiday Show

$10 in advance/$12 at the door

A special All-Ages holiday show from Dan Rodriguez, an artist based out of Minneapolis, MN. The groove-based, bluesy over-toned sound of his music, mixed with his powerful, yet seductive voice creates an atmosphere different from other music. It's refreshing, tantalizing, and just plain good!

"I've been in this business a long time.  I recognize when somebody has something real.  Dan is a true talent, and seems to be ushering in a new wave of singer/songwriters around the Twin Cities.  I can honestly say I'm excited for the world to hear what he's got to offer." - Michael Bland (Prince, Soul Asylum) 

Nightchain

Nightchain

NO COVER BEFORE 11PM

$5 AFTER 11PM

WE ARE BACK IN THE HOOD! GET READY FOR THE BEST WEEKLY SHINDIG IN MPLS. ‪#‎NIGHTCHAIN‬

$2 OFF ALL TAPS, HOUSE WINES & RAIL DRINKS.
15% OFF FOR SERVICE INDUSTRY WITH PROOF

JT's Jazz Implosion featuring: Zacc Harris Quartet

JT's Jazz Implosion featuring: Zacc Harris Quartet

icehouse mpls (map)

$8 at the door

Minneapolis based guitarist Zacc Harris returns with his quartet.  Known for his work in Atlantis Quartet, JT Bates Grain Trio, and the impetus behind Minnesota jazz label Shifting Paradigm. 

Anonymous Choir Quartet + Mina Moore

Anonymous Choir Quartet + Mina Moore

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Anonymous Choir is lead by Nona Invie, who arranges the songs, plays piano, and sings lead vocals. Accompanying her is an ever-changing selection of female vocalists, as many as 15 at times. For this occasion, Invie will be joined by 3 voices for a unique quartet performance.

Mina Moore is a singer-song writer from Minneapolis. Her music draws from that of her upbringing, leaning heavily on soul, R&B, and inevitably, pop. Like so many of us, Mina's pallet is ever growing, and her live performances aim to educate as much as entertain.

TIM SPARKS & JAMES BUCKLEY

TIM SPARKS & JAMES BUCKLEY

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An award-winning guitarist whose blending of musical styles has won him extensive praise from all corners of the music world.  Acoustic Guitar Magazine calls it “rich and sensuous”. 

Benjamin Cartel (of Kaiser Cartel) and Friends holiday show

Benjamin Cartel (of Kaiser Cartel) and Friends holiday show

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Benjamin Cartel is one half of the tour de force duo Kaiser Cartel. Honest, straightforward songwriting -- the sort of singer/songwriter fare that Cartel regularly performs at his solo shows, with nothing more than an acoustic guitar to back him up -- and dressed up with full, genre-spanning arrangements. It’s an album that builds a bridge between opposites: between old and new, love and loss, rock and pop, solo songwriting and full-band recording.

Javi Santiago + James Buckley

Javi Santiago + James Buckley

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Javi Santiago is a powerful young artist with a strong vision. Born and raised in Minneapolis, MN, he grew up surrounded by strong artistic support. He was given a strong musical background by his jazz musician parents, as well as stalwarts of the local jazz community. 

Chance York and Big Cats! "Highest Self" Album Release + Greg Grease & DJ Just Nine

Chance York and Big Cats! "Highest Self" Album Release + Greg Grease & DJ Just Nine

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Chance York and Big Cats! have come together to make an album of unity to collectively heal the citizens of a divided world. With help from Greg Grease and DJ Just Nine of the mighty, ZuluZuluu, the night will radiate musical medicine through the beautiful people.

Patrick Harison

Patrick Harison

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Patrick Harison is a young American button accordionist adept in a wide variety of settings and genres.  In 2006,  Patrick was awarded the McKnight Fellowship for performing musicians, the first accordion player to ever win the grant and one of the youngest recipients on record in any discipline.

REINA DEL CID'S TUESDAY NIGHT MESS-AROUND

REINA DEL CID'S TUESDAY NIGHT MESS-AROUND

$8 AT THE DOOR

Part singer songwriter group, part rock band you can find REINA DEL CID and company at the intersection of lyrical storytelling, catchy riffs, and scorching solos. The final installment of their every other Tuesday night residency. 

Zacc Harris & Bryan Nichols

Zacc Harris & Bryan Nichols

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Since moving to Minneapolis in 2005, Zacc Harris has gained a reputation as one of the area's top guitarists, leading a host of creative projects including Atlantis Quartet, named 2011 Best Jazz Artist of the Twin Cities by the Citypages.

Bryan Nichols is a Minneapolis-based pianist and composer, working primarily in jazz and improvised music. 

LA RÉVÉLER

LA RÉVÉLER

$20 IN ADVANCE/$25 AT THE DOOR

$150 VIP - INCLUDES DRINK PACKAGE AND FRONT TABLE

9:30PM DOORS/10PM SHOWTIME

21+

La Révéler is a steamy affair filled with swinging jazz to get you started, hand crafted cocktails to keep you going, and the hottest burlesque talent in town to make you never want to leave. Hosted by Dee Richards, her delightfully vintage inspired show features acts from Musette Mistress of Mischief, Sweetpea, Elektra Cute, Red Bone, Coco Dupree, and Red Austere. General seating and VIP seating available. Make sure you get your tickets in advance, you're not going to want to miss the big reveal!

Jacob Hanson & James Buckley

Jacob Hanson & James Buckley

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Jacob Hanson is an accomplished guitarist who has been seen and heard with a wide array of high-profile Minnesota artists, including Halloween Alaska, Mason Jennings, Solid Gold, Haley Bonar, The Pines, Actual Wolf, and a slew of side projects.

Curtiss A and the cold cold hearts Sing Hank Williams

Curtiss A and the cold cold hearts Sing Hank Williams

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Curtiss A. Onstage, he commands your attention whether playing his own music, or his annual Hank Williams tribute. He not only has an encyclopedic knowledge of those aforementioned stars, but he knows music and pop-culture trivia and can talk entertainingly for hours, frequently delivering a priceless zinger. -Jon Bream

"Curtiss A is one of those artists who inspired me to try new things"  -Steve Earle

Bryan Nichols + James Buckley

Bryan Nichols + James Buckley

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Bryan Nichols is a Minneapolis-based pianist and composer, working primarily in jazz and improvised music. In May 2011 Bryan released his debut recording as a leader, Bright Places, containing nine original compositions for his quintet.

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS

$10 in advance/$12 at the door

"This is a six-piece group from Minneapolis that blends soul, jazz, R&B, and funk to create a warm, deeply grooving sound, and their band is made up of some of the most forward thinking players from this little corner of the scene." -Andrea Swensson, 89.3 The Current, St. Paul, MN

deM atlaS... "DWNR, his grunge-influenced Rhymesayers debut, is deeply melancholy, and splits the difference on 'depressed' and 'party mode'" -Pitchfork

Chris Koza

Chris Koza

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Chris Koza is a songwriter/musician living and working in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where the climate, the mighty Mississippi River and the balance of large city and rural communities offer continued inspiration.

NYE LATE NIGHT WITH the Pines & Friends

NYE LATE NIGHT WITH the Pines & Friends

Icehouse MPLS (map)

$20 FOR THE PINES ONLY (set times 10:30pm & 11:50pm) 

$65 FOR 3 Course DINNER & THE PINES (dinner music from 6-10pm featuring James Buckley & Jacob Hanson)

complimentary toast at midnight

*Gratuity not Included in dinner & show package price.

DInner Menu will not be a set menu - options will be published by Dec 15.

Tim Sparks

Tim Sparks

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An award-winning guitarist whose blending of musical styles has won him extensive praise from all corners of the music world.  Acoustic Guitar Magazine calls it “rich and sensuous”. 

Chastity Brown: January Icehouse Residency

Chastity Brown: January Icehouse Residency

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Chastity Brown, performing every Wednesday in January at Icehouse! Now based in Minnesota but with roots in the Deep South, Chastity has the "ability to distill Southern blues and plaintive North Country prairie influences into expansive, alluring folk songs" (The Current). She is a powerful new voice with the ability to warm, comfort and challenge. She's been hailed by NPR, CMT, American Songwriter, The London Times, and Paste Magazine as a songwriter to watch and has appeared on UK television on Later... with Jools Holland.

Pleasure Horse EP Release + Suzie + Fletcher Magellan

Pleasure Horse EP Release + Suzie + Fletcher Magellan

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Join Pleasure Horse as they celebrate the release of their new EP Lost on the Mountain with special guests Suzie and Fletcher Magellan. Pleasure Horse is an American quasi-country band formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 2012. The group's sound has been described as "beer-soaked heartbreak and twang" and incorporates elements of everything that you’ve ever loved about country music.

 

Vicky Emerson + Brooke Elizabeth

Vicky Emerson + Brooke Elizabeth

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Americana songstress, Vicky Emerson, and her stellar band will return to
the Icehouse for a family friendly show on Sunday, January 8th at 5PM.

Kara Laudon + ar.birn

Kara Laudon + ar.birn

$8 at the door

"Laudon’s voice creates an immediate connection for the listener: her wispy high notes swell as her band fades away on songs like “We Come Down.” The album is full of strong songwriting—no low points on this one." -Aaron Bolton, Local Current Blog

ar.birn is an indie rock trio comprised of members Zach Brose (guitar), Cooper Doten (bass), and Reese Kling (drums). Growing up with and connected by Minneapolis music,  the trio aims to capture what was so compelling about these groups to them then and now.  

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

$8 IN ADVANCE/$10 AT THE DOOR

Chastity Brown, performing every Wednesday in January at Icehouse! Now based in Minnesota but with roots in the Deep South, Chastity has the "ability to distill Southern blues and plaintive North Country prairie influences into expansive, alluring folk songs" (The Current). She is a powerful new voice with the ability to warm, comfort and challenge. She's been hailed by NPR, CMT, American Songwriter, The London Times, and Paste Magazine as a songwriter to watch and has appeared on UK television on Later... with Jools Holland.

Gaelynn Lea + The Erik Berry Duo (Erik from Trampled By Turtles & Steven, Low's bassist)

Gaelynn Lea + The Erik Berry Duo (Erik from Trampled By Turtles & Steven, Low's bassist)

$12 in advance/$15 at the door

"Karen Dalton and Joanna Newsom melt together in the form of Gaelynn Lea and set about absolutely obliterating your heart."  -Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys)

"The way her voice resonates is so unusual and beautiful, like nothing I've ever heard before."   -Jess Wolfe (Lucius) 

Consisting of upright bass and mandolin, the Erik Berry Duo is an instrumental exploration of mandolin music. Predominantly featuring the original compositions of Erik on mandolin, the duo also performs music from the Irish, old-time, bluegrass and jazz traditions. Steve Garrington from "Low" plays bass.

LOTT

LOTT

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"Best Acoustic Performer" City Pages Best Of the Twin Cities 2015.  LOTT has been likened to a modern day torch singer of indie music - both in her lyrical themes and vocal styling.  

Mary Bue Artist Residency Send off + Alan Sparhawk (Low) + Molly Maher

Mary Bue Artist Residency Send off + Alan Sparhawk (Low) + Molly Maher

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

Join singer-songwriter turned 90's grunge rocker Mary Bue for a special send-off concert as she departs the following week for a 3 month artist residency award at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation in Taos, New Mexico.  Mary and band will perform new songs off her upcoming EP "The Majesty of Beasts" and are proud to share the stage with grammy nominated songwriter Alan Sparhawk from Low and Minneapolis rock goddess Molly Maher.

SISTER SHAW

SISTER SHAW

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Americana, roots country

"These blonde belles may be from Anoka, but if they whipped out a Kentucky or Tennesee driver’s license, nobody would be the wiser." -(Star Tribune)

Charanga Tropical

Charanga Tropical

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First American Group EVER Invited To International Danzón Festival In Havana, Cuba, is Minnesota-Based Band Charanga Tropical!

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

$8 IN ADVANCE/$10 AT THE DOOR

Chastity Brown, performing every Wednesday in January at Icehouse! Now based in Minnesota but with roots in the Deep South, Chastity has the "ability to distill Southern blues and plaintive North Country prairie influences into expansive, alluring folk songs" (The Current). She is a powerful new voice with the ability to warm, comfort and challenge. She's been hailed by NPR, CMT, American Songwriter, The London Times, and Paste Magazine as a songwriter to watch and has appeared on UK television on Later... with Jools Holland.

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 show winter residency

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 show winter residency

$7 at the door

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

Phil Heywood

Phil Heywood

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"Phil Heywood may be the Midwest's best-kept secret." — Gary Joyner, Acoustic Guitar

"... this Minnesota mainstay has long been applauded as standing out from the rest of the pack of pickers." — St. Paul Pioneer Press

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

$7 AT THE DOOR

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

CHASTITY BROWN: JANUARY ICEHOUSE RESIDENCY

$8 IN ADVANCE/$10 AT THE DOOR

Chastity Brown, performing every Wednesday in January at Icehouse! Now based in Minnesota but with roots in the Deep South, Chastity has the "ability to distill Southern blues and plaintive North Country prairie influences into expansive, alluring folk songs" (The Current). She is a powerful new voice with the ability to warm, comfort and challenge. She's been hailed by NPR, CMT, American Songwriter, The London Times, and Paste Magazine as a songwriter to watch and has appeared on UK television on Later... with Jools Holland.

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

$7 AT THE DOOR

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

LOTT (featuring special guests) + and and end (featuring J.E. Sunde and Noah Ophoven-Baldwin)

LOTT (featuring special guests) + and and end (featuring J.E. Sunde and Noah Ophoven-Baldwin)

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LOTT was awarded "Best Acoustic Performer" in City Pages Best Of the Twin Cities 2015.  

"...With a looping pedal hooked up to her instrument, Ottman layers intricate melodies that combine classical beauty with an adventurous ear for contemporary experimentation not unlike Andrew Bird.  Her voice, loaded with attitude and a penchant for flowing leaps, sweetens the deal..." - City Pages 

and and end... "his experimental rhythms [are] something to learn from.... it has that hard to define, quirky indie sound" - Impose Magazine

"Beirut-meets-synth-pop blend of orchestral and electronic elements" - Austin Town Hall

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

$7 AT THE DOOR

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

Rachel Kurtz

Rachel Kurtz

$5 at the door

Minneapolis-based singer/songwriter Rachel Kurtz is poised for a breakthrough with her 2013 album Broken & Lowdown. A remarkable vocalist and magnetic stage presence, Kurtz has released a new 11-song collection of original soul, Americana, and gospel tracks backed by some of Minneapolis’ finest session musicians. Following an unconventional career path, Rachel Kurtz has found acclaim and a national audience of thousands due to her appearances at a series of community service events held in sports arenas across the country. 

Jessica Manning album release

Jessica Manning album release

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

“Oh those vocals. I could listen all day to her rich, soulful, and clear tones.  Her words speak of a wisdom far beyond her years, but her ego does not follow. Elements of soul, as well as a floating atmosphere… weave themselves together to create a modern sense of soul: the perfect soundtrack for sunrise or sunset.” – Kelsey Simpkins (Sofar Sounds)

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY

$7 AT THE DOOR

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

Chranga Tropical

Chranga Tropical

$5 at the door

First American Group EVER Invited To International Danzón Festival
In Havana, Cuba, is Minnesota-Based Band Charanga Tropical!

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY FINALE!

HOUSE OF DOSH 3: A 6 SHOW WINTER RESIDENCY FINALE!

$7 AT THE DOOR

House of Dosh 3 is a Icehouse residency. 6 shows in 6 weeks, featuring Martin Dosh and friends. Call him a one-man band, a virtuoso, a gifted collaborator or a family man, Martin, Marty, Dosh or Dad, our subject has gotten to now by what seems an uncanny path (perhaps call it fate). Dosh is principally a percussionist who usually adds a Rhodes piano to his kit and uses other electronic devices such as samplers and looping pedals. He has been characterized as experimental/electronica due to his use of signal-altering devices in performance to allow him to create live solo performances using keyboards, tuned percussion, and drums. Dosh often collaborates with other musicians in both live performances in recordings, both as leader and in support.

SPCO at Icehouse: Mozart, Nielsen & Montgomery

SPCO at Icehouse: Mozart, Nielsen & Montgomery

Icehouse MPLS (map)

$20 AT THE DOOR (DRINK INCLUDED IN TICKET PRICE)

Ticket price includes a drink of choice (house wine, tap beer, rail drinks, rocks shots or non-alcoholic house-made beverage). Appetizers, dinner and desserts will be available for purchase during the performance

Natty Nation Celebrates Bob Marley's 72nd Birthday

Natty Nation Celebrates Bob Marley's 72nd Birthday

$5 in advance/$10 at the door

Natty Nation's Bob Marley Birthday Bash with Twin Cities' own Reggae Dancehall Hip Hop & Soca DJ Sound of Fujun for a celebration of Bob Marley's music during the month of what would have been the icon's 72nd birthday. Bob Marley's musical and cultural influences have engendered reggae's explosive growth. His brilliant blend of the hypnotic danceable beats and messages of peace, love and justice established reggae as an enduring popular musical genre. 2016 marks Natty Nation's 21st anniversary of keeping the positive messages of their unique indigenous Wisconsin reggae beats throbbing through the heartland. Natty Nation's members pride themselves on playing original music, but now for the 8th year in a row the band honors Bob Marley's legacy by paying tribute to the king of reggae during his birthday month.

Jackson and The Roosters album release

Jackson and The Roosters album release

$6 in advance/$10 at the door

Jackson and The Roosters are set to release their highly anticipated second album at the Icehouse. This high-energy Americana group will put on a show that you do not want to miss! The critically acclaimed band’s popularity continues to spread, along with the demand for an increased number of live shows. Music from Jackson and the Rooster’s debut album has been featured on national radio stations in both Minneapolis, MN and Denver, CO.

Phil Heywood

Phil Heywood

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"Phil Heywood may be the Midwest's best-kept secret." — Gary Joyner, Acoustic Guitar

"... this Minnesota mainstay has long been applauded as standing out from the rest of the pack of pickers." — St. Paul Pioneer Press

Charanga Tropical

Charanga Tropical

NO COVER

First American Group EVER Invited To International Danzón Festival
In Havana, Cuba, is Minnesota-Based Band Charanga Tropical!

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

Icehouse MPLS (map)

$15 in advance/$15 at the door

Join Accordo, a string ensemble composed of present and former principal string players of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO) and Minnesota Orchestra. Accordo has been named “Best Chamber Ensemble” by the Minneapolis Star Tribune and “the dream team of chamber music” by Minnesota Monthly. For the two Icehouse performances, the group will be performing excerpts from the previous night’s Plymouth Congregational Church concert while discussing the repertoire and taking questions from the audience.

FELLOW PYNINS (members of Patchy Sanders)

FELLOW PYNINS (members of Patchy Sanders)

$8 in advance/$10 at the door

American Roots Folk Duo and story tellers weaving banjo, guitar, Mandolin, & Bouzouki beneath foxy vocal harmonies...

"Fascinating Stuff" -Frank Hennessy, BBC Radio Wales

"Spellbinding" -Country Music People

SPCO at Icehouse: Dvorak’s American Quartet

SPCO at Icehouse: Dvorak’s American Quartet

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$20 AT THE DOOR (DRINK INCLUDED IN TICKET PRICE)

Join The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra for our new concert series at Icehouse MPLS and enjoy intimate chamber music performances, specialty cocktails and gourmet food all at once in this inviting and eclectic music venue. The evening features Dvořák’s popular American Quartet, a work inspired by American folk music the composer heard through his travels throughout the Eastern and Midwestern United States.