Freedom Night [open mic]

Sat, October 28, 2017 - 8:00 pm - free

Express yourself.

Halloween edition Freedom.

Music, poetry, comedy, spoken word -- All welcome!

hosted by: Angelica Engel

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The Madtown Poetry Open Mic w/ featured reader Matt Cook

Fri, November 3, 2017 - 8:00 pm - free

Matt Cook is the author of five books of poetry, including his newest collection, Irksome Particulars (Publishing Genius Press). His poems have appeared in The Evergreen Review, The Hawaii Review, Faultline, and other journals. His work has been anthologized in Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poet’s Café, The United States of Poetry, and in Garrison Keillor’s Good Poems, American Places. He is the former poet laureate of Milwaukee, where he currently resides.

The Madtown Poetry Open Mic, hosted by Ron Czerwien at Mother Fool's Coffeehouse, welcomes all forms of poetry. Readers in the open mic are invited to read their original work for up...

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Jailhouse Payback

Sat, November 11, 2017 - 8:00 pm - $7

Jailhouse Payback is an Americana band from Rochester, Minnesota.

They have been playing together for 10 years and draw from influences such as the Decembrists, the Avett Brothers, Neil Young and Wilco. Their original music is available on I-tunes, Spotify and streaming music services, and has been played on radio stations in Minneapolis-St. Paul. Their distinctive sound comes from their emphasis on vocal harmonies, and the juxtaposition of dark and morbid lyrics with catchy and accessible melodies.

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