Music / Event Calendar

Freedom Night [open mic]

Sat, August 25, 2018 - 8:00 pm - free

Music, comedy, spoke word, etc.

An open mic hosted by Angelica Engel.

Sign up starts at 7:30 / Show starts at 8.

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Mary Bue + Brianna Lane

Fri, August 31, 2018 - 8:00 pm - $7

Mary Bue is an indie musician and yoga studio owner based in Minneapolis.

A prolific songwriter with 7 albums under her belt, Mary’s music touches upon archetypal themes of the human condition: love, loss, triumph, dreams, and the natural world.

A longtime student of yoga and psychology since her early teens, Mary weaves sacred subject matter into her songs with inquiries into the spirit, the seeking of deeper levels of consciousness, and deep concern for the environment all mixed into her sometimes crass, real-world hue.

Mary recently opened Imbue Yoga in South Minneapolis – an intimate, beginner friendly studio...

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Madtown Poetry Open Mic

Fri, September 7, 2018 - 8:00 pm - free

Madtown Poetry Open Mic hosted by Kelli Miner.

Sign up starts at 7:30 / show starts at 8.

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Chris Ruppenthal plays 78s & Mal-O-Dua

Fri, September 21, 2018 - 8:00 pm - $7

Between 1915 and 1925 more Hawaiian records were sold than any other genre of music! As a result there are some important firsts that happened in the Hawaiian music genre that were also firsts in the history of recorded music overall. Step back into this "Golden Age of Hawaiian Music" for some antique Aloha! Join avid 78RPM record collector and professional musician Chris Ruppenthal (Mal-O-Dua, Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble, The North Westerns) for a vintage record listening session and a very special Mal-O-Dua performance!

During the first set Chris will add historical context and significance to the original early 78 RPM record issues...

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Stray Passage

Fri, September 28, 2018 - 8:00 pm - $7

“Their sets embrace plenty of sinuous melody and conversational interplay, but can just as easily dive into minimalism and dissonance.”
-Tone Madison

Brennan Connors & Stray Passage is a jazz trio lead by saxophonist Brennan Connors. The ensemble embraces free and structured improvisation, original compositions, and sound based experiments. The breadth of the group's palate ranges from focused minimalism to fiery high energy music, all while maintaining a sense of narrative organization and compelling ensemble interplay throughout performances. The environment of Mother Fools Coffeehouse allows the band to play with a greater sense...

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