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Katie Seiler & Red Trio

Katie Seiler - Voice
Evan Allen - Piano
Ehud Ettun - Bass
Zach Para - Drums

Red Trio
Luke Marantz - Piano
Ehud Ettun - Bass
Zach Para - Drum

$10 cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/01/2011 - 22:00

Melissa Kassel & Tom Zicarelli Group

Melissa Kassel - voice
Tom Zicarelli - piano
Phil Grenadier - trumpet
Bruno Raberg – bass

This amazing quartet returns to the Lily Pad. Songs. Improvisation. Soul. Spirit. Freedom. Darkness. Light. Their music will take you to another place in another space.

$10 cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/01/2011 - 19:00

Session Americana Year In Review

Session Americana sit tightly around a small round cafe table, ambient mics tuned to catch the complete sound of the voices and instruments. Players swap songs and instruments; a suitcase drum kit, an old electric bass, a field organ and a collection of acoustic instruments. The unique format feels fantastically theatrical and although the musicians face each other, the audience feels drawn into the circle by the warmth, joy and camaraderie that emanate outwards by the all-star cast of characters seated around the table.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/10/2011 - 19:00
Sat, 12/10/2011 - 22:00

Fox & Branch family show

Dave Fox and Will Branch play a timeless kind of music. Their crowd-pleasing mix of old blues, jug band songs, fiddle tunes, New Orleans-flavored numbers and Cajun tunes makes people stop and smile. The duo has played to appreciative audiences at clubs, festivals, schools and libraries all over the midwest, as well as on the east coast and south to Louisiana. Their music has been played on folk radio across the United States and Canada.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/10/2011 - 10:30

Garnet Rogers

In a darkened bedroom, lit only by the amber glow from an old floor model radio, two young brothers aged 6 and 12 lay in their beds, listening to the country music broadcasts from the Grand Ol' Opry, and practiced their harmonies. Two years later, the youngest one was playing the definitive 8-year-old's version of "Desolation Row" on his ukulele. He soon abandoned that instrument to teach himself the flute, violin and guitar.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/09/2011 - 20:00

Utah Phillips tribute with .....

.....Duncan Phillips (Utah's son), Doug Wintch, Anke Summerhill, Paul Rasmussen and Dan Schatz

Tickets: $20, members $18

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/08/2011 - 20:00

The Sweetback Sisters Christmas Show, Matt & Shannon Heaton open

The rollicking country swing of The Sweetback Sisters is as infectious as it is heartbreaking. Their charismatic charm harkens back to the golden era of both the silver screen cowgirl and the ersatz cowboy stars of local UHF TV kiddie shows. That whimsical exterior is wrapped around a core of deeply felt love for traditional country music styles and a palpable joy in playing and singing together. ...Like their pseudo-sister role models, the Davis Sisters, the Sweetback Sisters sing country songs in close, surrogate-sister harmony and of course their signature matching dresses.

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/07/2011 - 20:00

Amber Rubarth CD Release Show, Tall Heights opens

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/06/2011 - 20:00

4 Toads In A Basket

The Toads are Ben Demerath, Dave Chalfant, Jim Henry, and Tracy Grammer. We croak well together.

Tickets: $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/04/2011 - 20:00

David Wilcox

David Wilcox is not himself lately. I should know - that guy is me. I’ve been David Wilcox all my life, so it’s strange to hear what Reverie, the new David Wilcox CD, sounds like. The David Wilcox I knew didn’t want to risk being misunderstood, so his songs were more like memoirs than novels. But these songs have some real characters in them. What happened? All I can say is that I love following where the music leads. My intention is not to be tricky. I just like how a short song can start a long conversation.

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/04/2011 - 16:30


Of Interest

Know Your Host:
Al Dean

Al grew up listening to the music of the 40’s on his father’s EH Scott radio and 78 records. Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman were family favorites. This is first experience in the broadcasting field and allows him to dig into his closet of old vinyls and share them with his audience on the Sunday afternoon edition of the Jazz Matinee.

Tune in to Jazz Matinee
Sundays, 12 to 4 pm


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