$8 in advance/$10 at the door
4:30pm doors/5pm showtime
Featuring Ellen Stanley on banjo and vocals, Mother Banjo is a songwriter originally from New England. Called "an outstanding poet" (Inside Bluegrass), she was a Midwest Finalist for the prestigious Mountain Stage NewSong Contest and has been featured nationally on SiriusXM Radio and CMT.com. She has showcased at South By Southwest (SXSW) and the International Folk Alliance Conference and has been touring behind her highly acclaimed albumThe Devil Hasn't Won, featuring her band's lively mix of folk, bluegrass and soulful Americana.
Hailed as having "one of the sweetest, floweriest male folk-pop singer voices" by the Star Tribune, Iowa-raised, Minneapolis-based Ben Cook-Feltz is a singer, songwriter, drummer and self-taught pianist. Combining observational, sometimes quirky lyrics with melodies that hearken back to the classic sounds of the 60′s and 70′s, he has been entertaining audiences throughout the Midwest as a dynamic performer, whether playing solo, with his crackerjack band, or backing up some of the finest regional talent. His most recent record, She Doesn't Believe Me, was released last year and was voted as one of the top local albums of 2015 on 89.3 The Current.