Kremblems Residency Night 3: Christian Wheeler & His Band w/ Fringe Pipes

Kremblems Residency Night 3: Christian Wheeler & His Band w/ Fringe Pipes

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Christian Wheeler is Producer/Singer-Songwriter from Minneapolis, Minnesota. His songs mix an ear for melody and a love of classic pop music. Wheeler's guitar playing is the foundation of the music, making use of jangling rhythm parts and hummable leads.  He currently writes and performs his own music in the Twin Cities, while still making time to play in other bands. He has produced records for artists such as George Faber, QNA, Merino Wool, Steve Wheeler, and many more. He is also a founding member of the music production organization DNNR PRTY.

Sistahs with Soul

Sistahs with Soul

$10 advance / $12 at the door

A new spin on an old party, Sistahs with Soulwas originally created by BDotCroc back in 2015 with the same mission, but in the spirit of collaboration and growth, BDot has teamed up with TruArtSpeaks to make the event bigger, better and inclusive of many more voices, talents and styles to showcase.

Ultra Suede: Album release show

Ultra Suede: Album release show

$12 advance / $15 at the door

Ultra Suede is a collective of sorts, music and art at its roots, production team as branches, but also a commune of ideas under the umbrella of its symbol, protection. The point is to create an atmosphere of creativity  and build a community. Its purpose is to create and cultivate an environment of culture. It is a protected place for artists and thinkers to collaborate and grow. Protection X Connection.

Ultra Suede was founded by MAKR, AARON BAUM, DJ FUNDO & KEITH MILLIONS.

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”. 

Roma Di Luna w/ special guest DJ David Huckfelt (The Pines)

Roma Di Luna w/ special guest DJ David Huckfelt (The Pines)

$16 advance / $20 at the door

SPONSORED BY THE CURRENT

Roma di Luna returns to Icehouse for a pair of intimate winter concerts featuring songs from their entire catalogue, including a number of new, unreleased songs, and special guest appearances. Formed in 2006, Roma di Luna has released 6 records, including 2018's acclaimed "We Were Made To Forgive".  Featuring the original lineup of vocalist / songwriters Channy Leaneagh (Polica) and Alexei Moon Casselle (Kill The Vultures, Mixed Blood Majority), vocalist Jessi Prousha (Fraea) and the Grave Trio rhythm section of JG Everest (Lateduster, Sans Le Systeme) Ben Durrant (Crazy Beast) and Ryan Lovan (Romantica). 

Neighborhood Trio

Neighborhood Trio

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Remember sitting in your living room as kid? The shag carpet tickling the back of your legs. You were chewing on your Marathon bar and sipping from a can of Rondo Soda while watching your favorite TV show…was it CHiPs or S.W.A.T.?… Doesn’t matter they both were great and so was the music in them. The Neighborhood Trio might just take you back to those times with their groovy 70’s theme song inspired tunes, but sorry Rondo is long gone, but I’m sure you will find something from the bar to crush your thirst!

58 Belvedere

58 Belvedere

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58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.  

Roma Di Luna w/ special guest DJ Chastity Brown

Roma Di Luna w/ special guest DJ Chastity Brown

$16 advance / $20 at the door

SPONSORED BY THE CURRENT

Roma di Luna returns to Icehouse for a pair of intimate winter concerts featuring songs from their entire catalogue, including a number of new, unreleased songs, and special guest appearances. Formed in 2006, Roma di Luna has released 6 records, including 2018's acclaimed "We Were Made To Forgive".  Featuring the original lineup of vocalist / songwriters Channy Leaneagh (Polica) and Alexei Moon Casselle (Kill The Vultures, Mixed Blood Majority), vocalist Jessi Prousha (Fraea) and the Grave Trio rhythm section of JG Everest (Lateduster, Sans Le Systeme) Ben Durrant (Crazy Beast) and Ryan Lovan (Romantica). 

Nightchurch

Nightchurch

$8 AT THE DOOR/$10 AFTER MIDNIGHT

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

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

Bryan Nichols + Chris Bates

Bryan Nichols + Chris Bates

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Bryan Nichols is a Minneapolis-based pianist and composer, working primarily in jazz and improvised music. He returned to the Twin Cities in 2005 after four busy years in Chicago where he played with jazz heavyweights like Nicole Mitchell, Ernest Dawkins, Von Freeman and Hamid Drake. Since returning to Minneapolis, he leads and composes for his own trio, his quintet and his large group, We Are Many.  He also plays regularly with Gang Font, Kelly Rossum Quartet, James Buckley Trio, and Zacc Harris Quartet, in addition to being an in-demand freelancer.

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”. 

Tacky Annie + Lydia Liza

Tacky Annie + Lydia Liza

$6 in advance / $8 at the door

Minneapolis-based artists Tacky Annie and Lydia Liza team up for an evening of feels, dance moves and fun.

The Soulful Soiree Presents Javier Santiago

The Soulful Soiree Presents Javier Santiago

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Javier Santiago is a true pianist of the new millenium.  His music speaks to audiences of every age, background and gender.  Santiago is an artistic visionary who embraces traditions in music while forging ahead with innovations in new sounds, technology and concepts.

Nooky Jones 5th Annual Soulful Soiree w/ Mina Moore and DJ Lazerbeak

Nooky Jones 5th Annual Soulful Soiree w/ Mina Moore and DJ Lazerbeak

$17 advance / $20 at the door

After 3 years of captivating audiences with their unique blend of soul, jazz, and undertones of hip-hop, Minneapolis-based Nooky Jones released their debut self-titled album in July of 2017.  Now, fresh off a slate of successful summer tour dates and the release of a brand new limited edition 12" rerecord, the neo-soul sextet is proud to present their annual Soulful Soiree year-end party at Icehouse.  2018 marks the fifth installment of the perennially sold out event as it expands into two unique nights including dinner sets curated by Nooky Jones.

The Soulful Soiree Presents Javier Santiago

The Soulful Soiree Presents Javier Santiago

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Javier Santiago is a true pianist of the new millenium.  His music speaks to audiences of every age, background and gender.  Santiago is an artistic visionary who embraces traditions in music while forging ahead with innovations in new sounds, technology and concepts.

Nooky Jones 5th Annual Soulful Soiree w/ Proper-T and DJ Rowsheen

Nooky Jones 5th Annual Soulful Soiree w/ Proper-T and DJ Rowsheen

$17 advance / $20 at the door

After 3 years of captivating audiences with their unique blend of soul, jazz, and undertones of hip-hop, Minneapolis-based Nooky Jones released their debut self-titled album in July of 2017.  Now, fresh off a slate of successful summer tour dates and the release of a brand new limited edition 12" rerecord, the neo-soul sextet is proud to present their annual Soulful Soiree year-end party at Icehouse.  2018 marks the fifth installment of the perennially sold out event as it expands into two unique nights including dinner sets curated by Nooky Jones.

CORNBREAD HARRIS AND THE BROKEN HIPSTERS

CORNBREAD HARRIS AND THE BROKEN HIPSTERS

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Legendary Twin Cities musician James Samuel “Cornbread” Harris Sr., was inducted in the Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame in 2012, and won a Sally Award in 2014. Harris is a singing pianist-composer, and is the father of well known music producer Jimmy Jam Harris.

Nightchurch

Nightchurch

$8 AT THE DOOR/$10 AFTER MIDNIGHT

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

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

NYE Dinner with Zacc Harris + Javier Santiago

NYE Dinner with Zacc Harris + Javier Santiago

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"In the 12 years since he first moved to Minnesota from southern Illinois, this remarkably fluid guitarist has positioned himself at the center of the Twin Cities jazz world...Whether playing alongside the McKnight-winning Atlantis Quartet or fronting his own Zacc Harris Group, Harris makes his mark, incorporating lessons from the greats into his own forward-looking style." - City Pages

NYE Celebration with Ike Reilly

NYE Celebration with Ike Reilly

$35 in advance / at the door

JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION WITH A SOLO PERFORMANCE FROM IKE REILLY.

New Year's Day Brunch with Wanaku

New Year's Day Brunch with Wanaku

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Growing up in the grass field hills and valleys of Kom kingdom, West Africa, was an unforgettable experience for Wanaku. Perched at 4000+ ft above sea level, this region has a dense concentration of several unique Bantu tribes, each with specific cultural attributes. Artistic expression - music, dance, chants, costumes - were channels for self-expression and identity, by each tribe.

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”. 

Moodie Black "III" release w/ Mutant, Inhvmanity and New Primals

Moodie Black "III" release w/ Mutant, Inhvmanity and New Primals

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Noise rap pioneers Moodie Black, called "brilliant and formidable" (Noisey), will release MB III on January 4th, 2019. MB III is the third installment in a series of breakout EPs that began with MB which caught the attention of Anthony Fantano (The Needle Drop) and led to their signing with label Fake Four Inc. Standout tracks "hipster death", "crow", and "totem" from the first two EPs are lauded by the group's fanbase as cult classics. The upcoming MB III EP is no exception, with Moodie Black referring to it as their "freshest work since Nausea."

Dustin Lee

Dustin Lee

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"Dustin Lee is a familiar song that takes us home again, back to the place where it all began. He’s the sixties folk revival come to the Midwest half a century on."  David Pichaske - Song of the North Country: A Midwest Framework to the Songs of Bob Dylan

Charanga Tropical

Charanga Tropical

$5 at the door

The repertoire of Charanga Tropical features classic danzones as well as a vibrant mix of modern salsa and original compositions. For its groundbreaking tour to Cuba Charanga Tropical assembled a repertoire of unique danzones by Cuban composers that notably quote American melodies by Gershwin, Hoagy Carmichael, and others. The works shows that artistic exchange between American and Cuban musicians has been happening long before any recent political detente. 

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His sound pulls from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music, Jack brings his own voice to all of his songs. In the words 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.”  

SONGSLAM PRESENTED BY SOURCE SONG FESTIVAL & SPARKS AND WIRY CRIES

SONGSLAM PRESENTED BY SOURCE SONG FESTIVAL & SPARKS AND WIRY CRIES

hosted by Chris Koza

$20 advance / $25 at the door

The Sparks & Wiry Cries songSLAM is a unique opportunity for emerging classical music composer/performer teams to premiere new art songs and compete for cash prizes. Teams will present a new song of no more than 5 minutes for voice and piano in any language for the voting audience, who in the poetry slam tradition will then vote on their favorites and award up up to $900 in prize money. Teams are encouraged to bring their friends, as all prizes will be awarded by audience vote!

Zacc Harris

Zacc Harris

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"In the 12 years since he first moved to Minnesota from southern Illinois, this remarkably fluid guitarist has positioned himself at the center of the Twin Cities jazz world...Whether playing alongside the McKnight-winning Atlantis Quartet or fronting his own Zacc Harris Group, Harris makes his mark, incorporating lessons from the greats into his own forward-looking style." - City Pages

St Paul Peterson: Single Release Show for "You Got 2 Love"

St Paul Peterson: Single Release Show for "You Got 2 Love"

$20 in advance / $20 at the door


Minneapolis’s funk pioneer, St. Paul Peterson and member of Minnesota’s legendary First Family of Music, The Peterson’s, celebrates his brand new single release, You Got 2 Love. St Paul Peterson features Jesse Larson (The Voice, #MPLS, Stokley), Jason Peterson DeLaire (Michael Bolton)  and Brandon Commodore (#MPLS, Mint Condition, Stokley)

Bryan Nichols

Bryan Nichols

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Bryan Nichols is a Minneapolis-based pianist and composer, working primarily in jazz and improvised music. He returned to the Twin Cities in 2005 after four busy years in Chicago where he played with jazz heavyweights like Nicole Mitchell, Ernest Dawkins, Von Freeman and Hamid Drake. Since returning to Minneapolis, he leads and composes for his own trio, his quintet and his large group, We Are Many.  He also plays regularly with Gang Font, Kelly Rossum Quartet, James Buckley Trio, and Zacc Harris Quartet, in addition to being an in-demand freelancer.

Mestifonía + V4loops

Mestifonía + V4loops

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Colombia, Bolivia and the US together in a unique setlist of Ibero-American music that brings to life the sound of Fado, Flamenco, Bolero, Cueca, Tango and more! A half-blooded flavor like no other.

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His sound pulls from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music, Jack brings his own voice to all of his songs. In the words 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.”  

JT Bates

JT Bates

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JT Bates is steeped in the diverse and rich music scene in Minneapolis, MN. Growing up playing in his father’s big band alongside his two brothers was the spark that kept him hungry for more music. Along with being very active and sought after in Minneapolis, music has also taken him to many parts of the globe. He has been seen with the following bands: Fat Kid Wednesdays, Andrew Bird, Alpha Consumer, French cellist Didier Petit, The Pines, Face Candy (featuring Eyedea), Bryan Nichols Quintet, along with countless gigs in the Twin Cities and around the country.

Self-Evident record release w/ Hardcore Crayons

Self-Evident record release w/ Hardcore Crayons

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Self-Evident is a three-piece experimental rock band from Minneapolis. Over the course of 7 full-lengths & multiple EPs, Self-Evident have cultivated and evolved a unique sound all their own: a dynamic blend of melody, dissonance and dexterity. 

JT Bates

JT Bates

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JT Bates is steeped in the diverse and rich music scene in Minneapolis, MN. Growing up playing in his father’s big band alongside his two brothers was the spark that kept him hungry for more music. Along with being very active and sought after in Minneapolis, music has also taken him to many parts of the globe. He has been seen with the following bands: Fat Kid Wednesdays, Andrew Bird, Alpha Consumer, French cellist Didier Petit, The Pines, Face Candy (featuring Eyedea), Bryan Nichols Quintet, along with countless gigs in the Twin Cities and around the country.

General B and The Wiz + Mae Simpson

General B and The Wiz + Mae Simpson

$8 advance / $10 at the door

General B and The Wiz with guest Mae Simpson, both original songs writers, take the stage for a wholesome and heartstring pulling evening.

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. 

An Evening with Atlantis Quartet

An Evening with Atlantis Quartet

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Award winning Atlantis Quartet celebrates its recent release on Shifting Paradigm Records, HELLO HUMAN, at the Icehouse. 

"Twin Cities jazz renegades shift nimbly from a punk-jazz aesthetic to an ECM-ish sensitivity. Startlingly original stuff." - Bill Milkowski, JazzTimes Magazine

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His sound pulls from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music, Jack brings his own voice to all of his songs. In the words 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.”  

Willie Wisely

Willie Wisely

$10 adv / $12 doors

After living in Los Angeles for nearly 20 years Willie Wisely's back for his gala homecoming show. He’ll be debuting his next chapter of songs with a new band and a forthcoming 8th studio album.

CORNBREAD HARRIS

CORNBREAD HARRIS

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Legendary Twin Cities musician James Samuel “Cornbread” Harris Sr., was inducted in the Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame in 2012, and won a Sally Award in 2014. Harris is a singing pianist-composer, and is the father of well known music producer Jimmy Jam Harris.

Chris Bates + Bryan Nichols

Chris Bates + Bryan Nichols

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Chris Bates is a bassist of formidable talent. Having worked professionally for 25 years across all spectrums of the musical landscape he continues to be a driving force in the Minnesota music scene. Raised in a musical household Chris learned early on that variety and diversity were the key to being a working musician and he set his sights on the stars by the time he was a teenager. Bolstered by a classical foundation from MN Orchestra bassist James Clute, Chris gained traction as an improvisor at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire where he played in the award winning Jazz Ensemble Iand was able to work with Red Rodney, Donald Harrison, Matt Harris, Ed Soph, Jiggs Whigham and Ira Sullivan in brief but intense concert experiences.

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

Jack Klatt and his band: Icehouse Residency

$8 advance / $10 at the door

Part balladeer and part bluesman, Jack is a dedicated songwriter and finger-style guitarist based in Minneapolis, MN. His sound pulls from a wide range of American music. From Rhythm and Blues and early Rock N’ Roll, to country and folk music, Jack brings his own voice to all of his songs. In the words 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.”  

Ruston Kelly -- SOLD OUT

Ruston Kelly -- SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT

Not only has he penned songs for Tim McGraw (“Nashville Without You”), Josh Abbott Band (“Front Row Seat”), and more, but his independent solo debut EP Halloween earned acclaim from KCRW, Consequence of Sound, RELIX, Apple Music, and more. “Poison” racked up over 516K Spotify streams, while “Black Magic” soundtracked the Season Finale of the CBS series Scorpion.

Zacc Harris

Zacc Harris

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"In the 12 years since he first moved to Minnesota from southern Illinois, this remarkably fluid guitarist has positioned himself at the center of the Twin Cities jazz world...Whether playing alongside the McKnight-winning Atlantis Quartet or fronting his own Zacc Harris Group, Harris makes his mark, incorporating lessons from the greats into his own forward-looking style." - City Pages

An evening with Reina del Cid

An evening with Reina del Cid

$15 advance / $18 at the door

“Sizzling Folk Wisdom” -Maximum Ink
“Satisfying, familiar, and adventurous all at once. A Simple idea blossoms into a rollicking anthem” -Magnet Magazine

Bryan Nichols

Bryan Nichols

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Bryan Nichols is a Minneapolis-based pianist and composer, working primarily in jazz and improvised music. He returned to the Twin Cities in 2005 after four busy years in Chicago where he played with jazz heavyweights like Nicole Mitchell, Ernest Dawkins, Von Freeman and Hamid Drake. Since returning to Minneapolis, he leads and composes for his own trio, his quintet and his large group, We Are Many.  He also plays regularly with Gang Font, Kelly Rossum Quartet, James Buckley Trio, and Zacc Harris Quartet, in addition to being an in-demand freelancer.

Fuzzy Math

Fuzzy Math

$6 advance / $8 at the door

A uniquely eclectic, Twin-Cities based jazz group that KFAI described as “featuring original, contemporary material that swings quite nicely, with traces of Latin and world music.”  Named to the Best of Minnesota list for “Best Jazz Act for People Bored With Jazz”. 

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

Icehouse MPLS (map)

$23 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.

Stone Arch Isles + Goodnight Gorillas

Stone Arch Isles + Goodnight Gorillas

$5 advance / $10 doors

Minneapolis-based indie rock groups, Stone Arch Isles and Goodnight Gorillas, will return to Icehouse on February 9th to share new music with local fans before heading back into the studio.

Charanga Tropical

Charanga Tropical

$5 at the door

The repertoire of Charanga Tropical features classic danzones as well as a vibrant mix of modern salsa and original compositions. For its groundbreaking tour to Cuba Charanga Tropical assembled a repertoire of unique danzones by Cuban composers that notably quote American melodies by Gershwin, Hoagy Carmichael, and others. The works shows that artistic exchange between American and Cuban musicians has been happening long before any recent political detente. 

John Keston and Adam Svec

John Keston and Adam Svec

$6 advance / $8 at the door

As members of the dearly departed Coloring Time, John Keston and Adam Svec developed a minimal language of improvisation involving a rhodes, a synthesizer, and vocals. This is a jazz-adjacent duo recommended for fans of melody.

JT Bates

JT Bates

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JT Bates is steeped in the diverse and rich music scene in Minneapolis, MN. Growing up playing in his father’s big band alongside his two brothers was the spark that kept him hungry for more music. Along with being very active and sought after in Minneapolis, music has also taken him to many parts of the globe. He has been seen with the following bands: Fat Kid Wednesdays, Andrew Bird, Alpha Consumer, French cellist Didier Petit, The Pines, Face Candy (featuring Eyedea), Bryan Nichols Quintet, along with countless gigs in the Twin Cities and around the country.

The Dance Electric 3: 4 Dimitri

The Dance Electric 3: 4 Dimitri

$20 suggested donation

On the evening before Thanksgiving 2018, Dimitri Whitman Sr. suffered a major stroke. He was transported to the hospital where they found a blood clot and he ended up having surgery. The blood clot is gone and he is slowly on the road to recovery but he desperately needs our help.

With Dimitri being a huge Prince fan, DJ Dudley D along with the Prince community has come together to raise money by holding a dance party and fundraiser on February 16th, 2019 at Icehouse in Minneapolis, MN. The money raised this evening will be used for the everyday living expenses that Dimitri will face while in rehab and is unable to work. 

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. 

IAN GEORGE + THE WELL // DEBUT ALBUM UNLEASH CONCERT

IAN GEORGE + THE WELL // DEBUT ALBUM UNLEASH CONCERT

$8 advance / $10 at the door

“George's effulgent eclecticism and forward-looking new offering is a subtle explosion of vibrant colors that delight.” ~PopMatters

After 11 years of the Oregon mountain life twined with galavanting this blessed and crooked world via relentless touring and merriment with multiple bands, Ian George returns to his homeland of the Twin Cities with a new Minneapolis based project..

CORNBREAD HARRIS

CORNBREAD HARRIS

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Legendary Twin Cities musician James Samuel “Cornbread” Harris Sr., was inducted in the Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame in 2012, and won a Sally Award in 2014. Harris is a singing pianist-composer, and is the father of well known music producer Jimmy Jam Harris.

JT Bates

JT Bates

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JT Bates is steeped in the diverse and rich music scene in Minneapolis, MN. Growing up playing in his father’s big band alongside his two brothers was the spark that kept him hungry for more music. Along with being very active and sought after in Minneapolis, music has also taken him to many parts of the globe. He has been seen with the following bands: Fat Kid Wednesdays, Andrew Bird, Alpha Consumer, French cellist Didier Petit, The Pines, Face Candy (featuring Eyedea), Bryan Nichols Quintet, along with countless gigs in the Twin Cities and around the country.

yMusic

yMusic

$17 advance / $20 at the door

Hailed by The New Yorker as “six contemporary classical polymaths who playfully overstep the boundaries of musical genres” and fresh off their featured role in Paul Simon’s Farewell Tour, yMusic brings it’s unique repertoire to the Icehouse for the first time. Hear music by Sufjan Stevens, Andrew Norman, Son Lux, and many others in this intimate performance. 

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

ACCORDO AT ICEHOUSE

Icehouse MPLS (map)

$23

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.

The Broke Down Dollys

The Broke Down Dollys

NO COVER

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. 

Charanga Tropical

Charanga Tropical

$5 at the door

The repertoire of Charanga Tropical features classic danzones as well as a vibrant mix of modern salsa and original compositions. For its groundbreaking tour to Cuba Charanga Tropical assembled a repertoire of unique danzones by Cuban composers that notably quote American melodies by Gershwin, Hoagy Carmichael, and others. The works shows that artistic exchange between American and Cuban musicians has been happening long before any recent political detente. 

CORNBREAD HARRIS

CORNBREAD HARRIS

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Legendary Twin Cities musician James Samuel “Cornbread” Harris Sr., was inducted in the Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame in 2012, and won a Sally Award in 2014. Harris is a singing pianist-composer, and is the father of well known music producer Jimmy Jam Harris.