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Blues Music Opportunities This Week
Sunday, May 22, 2022
4:00 PM 10K Brewing - Anoka, MN Sam Licari Residency
3:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Mikkel Beckmen Art-A-Whirl Weekend 2022
outside
8pm Annie Mack
7pm Under Violet
6pm Humbird
5pm JRD & The Big Mistake
4pm Venus DeMars & All The Pretty Horses (acoustic)
3pm Butter Boys
2pm Din-Din
1pm Corpse Reviver
3:00 PM Brookside Bar & Grill - Marine On St Croix, MN Switched At Birth
9:30 PM Bunkers Music Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Dr Mambo's Combo (70s Soul, R&B, Dance)
5:00 PM Cherry Pit - St Paul, MN Brother Jon Band Every Sunday on the patio
5:00 PM Dusty's Bar - Minneapolis, MN The Beavers 4th Sundays Live Music - Free!
Don't forget to throw a few buckaroos in the ol' tip jar
11:30 AM Happy Production Studios - The Listening Room - Braham, MN Good Morning Brunch featuring
Good Morning Bedlam
with special guest Gentlemen's Anti-Temperance League
11:00 AM Icehouse - Minneapolis, MN Red Hot Django Peppers
12:00 PM KBEK Radio - Braham, MN Gentlemen's Anti Temperance League (Acoustic Parlor Jazz)
3:00 PM P.D. Pappy's - Stillwater, MN The Jorgensens
5:00 PM Palmer's Bar - Minneapolis, MN Cornbread Harris Church of Cornbread
12:00 PM Pillbox Tavern - St Paul, MN Josh Quinn
5:00 PM Pleasant Grove Pizza Farm - Waseca, MN Mike Munson with Mikkel Beckmen
7:00 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN Sunday Night Music Jam
5:00 PM Washington Square - White Bear Lake, MN Peace Meal
Monday, May 23, 2022
8:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Roe Family Singers
6:30 PM Apple Valley American Legion Post #1776 - Apple Valley, MN The Apple Jam "the every Monday Night Open Mic Jam & Dance Party"
Big ballroom, better sound/acoustics, lots of tables and full eat and drink service!!
7:00 PM Bogey's - Lilydale, MN Bogeys Lounge Blues Jam
Join Johnny Mac, Kent Dougherty, Tom Harkness, and Nick Zwack for a ripping good jam.
7:00 PM Dakota - Minneapolis, MN MN Guitar Summit
Jeff Perry, Tim Sparks, Dean Magraw & Joel Shapira
7:30 PM Eagles Club #34 - Minneapolis, MN Steve Clarke Music Jam w/ Other Country Ensemble - no cover
7:00 PM Midway Saloon - St Paul, MN Moses Oakland Blues Jam - Every Monday
Top Shelf musicians join Moses on stage
Bring your instrument - Bring your game
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
6:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Mikkel Beckmen Workers Playtime Series w/ Quillan and Kim Roe
7:00 PM Blues Saloon - St Paul, MN "The Greatest Jam On Earth"
Bring your instrument, Big dance floor, Food
No Cover
7:00 PM Driftwood Char Bar - Minneapolis, MN St Dominic's Trio
7:00 PM Manitou Grill & Event Center - White Bear Lake, MN PK Mayo with guest Kurt Jorgensen
7:00 PM Minnesota Music Cafe - St Paul, MN Dirty Shorts Brass Band
8:00 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN The Erin Experiment Distinguished Guest: Scotty Graves
music - mayhem - mistakes
6:00 PM White Squirrel Bar - St Paul, MN Mary Cutrufello and Trevor McSpadden
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
7:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Harold's House Party Presents P, B &J- Tony Paul, Dave Babb and Baby Grant Johnson
7:00 PM Anoka Hardware Store - Anoka, MN Mike Munson
9:30 PM Bunkers Music Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Dylan Salfer
6:00 PM Midway Saloon - St Paul, MN Pat Donohue and Friends,
hosting Richard Kriehn for an extremely casual musical gathering.
6:30 PM Minnesota Music Cafe - St Paul, MN Jaybee & the Routine featuring Jellybean Johnson
7:30 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN Jeremy Johnson with Ray Barnard
5:00 PM Shaw's Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Daina De Prez Piano Party - every Wednesday @ 5 pm
6:00 PM Tally's Dockside - White Bear Lake, MN Bambi Alexandra with Andrew Guerin, Jordan Hedlund, Allen Kirk,
and a special appearance by The Suicide Horns, Mitch & Goldie!
6:00 PM The Tilted Tiki Tropical Bar & Restaurant - Stillwater, MN Josh Quinn
8:00 PM Whitey's World Famous Saloon - Minneapolis, MN Alex Rossi The "So So Solo Show"
Every week at the neighborhood favorite. Expect friends and guest sit ins.
Thursday, May 26, 2022
7:00 PM Anoka Hardware Store - Anoka, MN Kevin James
7:00 PM B-Dale Club - Roseville, MN Mark Stary
5:00 PM Bloomington VFW Post #1296 - Bloomington, MN The Authorities
Check with Venue to confirm they are open.
9:30 PM Bunkers Music Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Jaybee & the Routine
5:30 PM CHS Field - St Paul, MN Brian Naughton Band at St Paul Saints Pre-Game
Across from the Main Gate
7:00 PM Dakota - Minneapolis, MN Matt Andersen Powerhouse Soul Vocals
7:00 PM Driftwood Char Bar - Minneapolis, MN Lolo's Ghost
5:00 PM Dubliner Pub - St Paul, MN Dan Rumsey (Folk/Blues/Jazz) with Mikkel Beckmen
7:00 PM Fireside Getaway - Forest Lake, MN PK Mayo
7:00 PM KJ's Hideaway - St Paul, MN Bob!
(The Music of Bob Dylan)
7:00 PM Minnesota Music Cafe - St Paul, MN The Luck
7:00 PM Palmer's Bar - Minneapolis, MN Front Porch Swingin Liquor Pigs Every Thursday Night - Free
7:00 PM Taste of Rondo - St Paul, MN Jacquie "Lady J Griot" Maddix Front Porch Duo featuring Brian Dyke on Guitar
Every Thursday at Rondo's Authentic Soul Food Restaurant
7:30 PM The Mudd Room - Mendota, MN Henry Bitzer
6:00 PM Velveteen Speakeasy - Stillwater, MN The Moonshiners lovely little weekly residency on the patio, indoors in case of weather!
3:00 PM Washington Square - White Bear Lake, MN Me & Todd with Maryn
6:00 PM Wyatt's Twisted Americana Bar & Grill - Eagan, MN The Jorgensens
Friday, May 27, 2022
7:00 PM BK Tap Haus - St Michael, MN Everett Smithson Band
6:00 PM Blues Saloon - St Paul, MN Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin' Altar Boys Blues Fridays Are Back!!
"Big" Al Dorn opening
Doors Open at 5 pm, Music at 6 pm
8:00 PM BLVD Tavern - West St Paul - West St Paul, MN Ross William Perry
9:00 PM Bunkers Music Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Alex Rossi
7:00 PM Dakota - Minneapolis, MN The Snowman Band Album Release!
NOLA Meets MPLS Funk
9:00 PM Dubliner Pub - St Paul, MN Tim Cheesebrow An eclectic mix of styles creating a sound with modern grooves,
catchy melodies, and a sense of being grounded in deep roots.
9:00 PM Ed's No-Name Bar - Winona, MN The Federales
7:30 PM Fridley American Legion Post #303 - Fridley, MN Helium For Liftoff Band
7:00 PM Frigaard's Bar - Willernie, MN Dylan Salfer Fans from North Saint Paul and White Bear Lake enjoy some really awesome shows!
8:30 PM Manitou Grill & Event Center - White Bear Lake, MN Zebra Mussels
8:00 PM Minnesota Music Cafe - St Paul, MN Sumo Seven
8:00 PM Neumann's Bar - North St Paul, MN Jay Walter & the Rectifiers
7:00 PM Savage American Legion Post #643 - Savage, MN Lucky Lizzy and the Boys
8:00 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN Hurricane Harold's All-Star Blues Revue Dan Schwalbe: Guitar/Vocals
Doug Otto: Guitar /Vocals
Allen Kirk: drums/vocals
Keith Boyles: Upright Bass
Hurricane Harold: Harmonica/b.u. vocals
Another great lineup featuring some of the best in the Cities.
8:30 PM Scooters Pub & Grill - Chisago City, MN Craig Clark Band
8:00 PM Shaw's Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN Mia Dorr & the Funkin' Bluesers
9:00 PM Smitty's Bar & Grill - Chisago City, MN The Luck Band
6:00 PM Tally's Dockside - White Bear Lake, MN Smooth Sensation Band
7:30 PM The Mudd Room - Mendota, MN Jeff Carver
5:30 PM Trap Rock Brewing - St Croix Falls, WI Miss Myra Duo
Saturday, May 28, 2022
8:00 PM BLVD Tavern - West St Paul - West St Paul, MN The New Feral Cats
3:00 PM Brookside Bar & Grill - Marine On St Croix, MN Blue Hazard
7:00 PM Brothers Bar and Grill - Rochester, MN Root River Jam
9:00 PM Bunkers Music Bar & Grill - Minneapolis, MN The R Factor
6:00 PM Garphish Brewing Company - Bethel, MN The Star Chiefs
7:30 PM Goat Ridge Brewing Company - New London, MN The Federales
2:00 PM Harbor Bar - Hagar City, WI Lucky Lizzy and the Boys
6:00 PM Harbor Bar - Hagar City, WI Brian Naughton
10:00 AM Hell's Kitchen - Minneapolis, MN Jeff Ray & the Stakes
7:00 PM Iron Exchange - Maple Plain, MN Scotty Reed Band with Bruce McCabe
9:00 PM Minnesota Music Cafe - St Paul, MN Maurice Jacox & The We Still R Band
You're Gonna Be Dancing - Maurice Is Back!!
7:00 PM Nordic Brewing Company - Monticello, MN Mike Munson
6:00 PM Norm's Wayside Pizza - Buffalo, MN Everett Smithson Band
7:00 PM Pine City American Legion - Pine City, MN Inside Straight Blues Band
7:00 PM Rosetown American Legion - Roseville, MN Mark Stary
7:00 PM Roseville VFW - Roseville, MN The Authorities
6:00 PM Rustech Brewing Company - Monticello, MN Betty Danger
7:00 PM Silver Dome Ballroom - Neillsville, WI Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin' Altar Boys with Li'l Ed and the Blues Imperials
and Phil Kitze Solo/Acoustic
2:00 PM Slippery's Bar & Grill - Wabasha, MN Joe Flip Full Band
6:00 PM Tally's Dockside - White Bear Lake, MN Jay Walter & the Rectifiers
7:30 PM The Mudd Room - Mendota, MN Jerry Parker
8:00 PM The North Bar & Grill - Coon Rapids, MN Johntourage
5:00 PM Vintage Escapes Winery & Vineyard - Kilkenny, MN Joyann Parker Duo
3:00 PM Washington Square - White Bear Lake, MN The Summerbabies
Sunday, May 29, 2022
4:00 PM 10K Brewing - Anoka, MN Sam Licari Residency
3:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Mikkel Beckmen The Mikkel Factory presents Guitar Summer
with Mike Gangloff
2:00 PM 7 Vines Winery - Dellwood, MN Nate Case
3:00 PM Bloomington VFW Post #1296 - Bloomington, MN Joe Flip Open Jam - full band
Check with Venue to confirm they are open.
3:00 PM Brookside Bar & Grill - Marine On St Croix, MN Jeff Ray & the Stakes with Hurricane Harold
5:00 PM Cherry Pit - St Paul, MN Brother Jon Band Every Sunday on the patio
7:00 PM Dakota - Minneapolis, MN Vanessa Collier High Energy Soul Blues
5:00 PM Dubliner Pub - St Paul, MN Alexander Craig
4:00 PM Eastbay Lodge Resort - Holcombe, WI Betty Danger
2:00 PM Harbor Bar - Hagar City, WI Ross William Perry
10:00 AM Hell's Kitchen - Minneapolis, MN Roe Family Singers
5:00 PM Lillibridge Farm - Rockwell, IA Chris Holm with the Federales at the Lowdown Hoedown
7:00 PM Lillibridge Farm - Rockwell, IA The Federales
4:00 PM Muddy Waters Bar & Grill - Prescott, WI Craig Clark Band FREE - Live on the Patio!!
3:00 PM P.D. Pappy's - Stillwater, MN The Jorgensens
5:00 PM Palmer's Bar - Minneapolis, MN Cornbread Harris Church of Cornbread
7:00 PM Papa Legba Crossroads Lounge - St Paul-West Side, MN Wenso Ashby
New Venue - Check It Out!!
7:00 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN Sunday Night Music Jam
2:00 PM Slippery's Bar & Grill - Wabasha, MN Tommy Bentz Band
2:00 PM Smilin' Moose - Hudson, WI Josh Quinn
3:00 PM Tailgaters Sports Bar - North Branch - North Branch, MN The Hyde Brothers
7:00 PM The Pondy Restaurant and Bar - Mazeppa, MN The Gopher Tones Memorial weekend party on the patio
5:00 PM Washington Square - White Bear Lake, MN Prairie Anthem
8:00 PM White Squirrel Bar - St Paul, MN Mike Munson with Theyself
Monday, May 30, 2022
6:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Womenfolk Presents JoJo Green
8:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Roe Family Singers
6:30 PM Apple Valley American Legion Post #1776 - Apple Valley, MN The Apple Jam "the every Monday Night Open Mic Jam & Dance Party"
Big ballroom, better sound/acoustics, lots of tables and full eat and drink service!!
7:00 PM Bogey's - Lilydale, MN Bogeys Lounge Blues Jam
Join Johnny Mac, Kent Dougherty, Tom Harkness, and Nick Zwack for a ripping good jam.
2:00 PM Harbor Bar - Hagar City, WI Scotty Reed Band On the Riverside Patio
6:00 PM Karst Brewing - Fountain, MN Don Scott MnBS Blues Hall of Famer
7:30 PM Lake Harriet Bandshell - Minneapolis, MN Big Mike - Retro Soul & the Westside Horns
7:00 PM Midway Saloon - St Paul, MN Moses Oakland Blues Jam - Every Monday
Top Shelf musicians join Moses on stage
Bring your instrument - Bring your game
3:00 PM Muddy Waters Bar & Grill - Prescott, WI Scottie Miller Band
3:00 PM Rosetown American Legion - Roseville, MN Greazy Gravy
2:00 PM Slippery's Bar & Grill - Wabasha, MN Steve Meyer & True Heat Band
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
6:00 PM 331 Club - Minneapolis, MN Mikkel Beckmen Workers Playtime Series w/ John Magnuson
7:00 PM Blues Saloon - St Paul, MN "The Greatest Jam On Earth"
Bring your instrument, Big dance floor, Food
No Cover
7:00 PM Driftwood Char Bar - Minneapolis, MN St Dominic's Trio
6:30 PM Owen Park - Eau Claire, WI Chippewa Valley Blues Society presents:
7 Swings The Blues
8:00 PM Schooner Tavern - Minneapolis, MN The Erin Experiment Distinguished Guest: Tony Houle
music - mayhem - mistakes
6:00 PM White Squirrel Bar - St Paul, MN Mary Cutrufello and Trevor McSpadden
10:00 PM Whitey's World Famous Saloon - Minneapolis, MN Open Jam - Jazz Roots Americana

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