Celebrating Elizabeth “Libba” Cotten (née Nevills) (January 5, 1893 – June 29, 1987), an American blues and folk musician. A self-taught left-handed guitarist, Cotten developed her own original style and played a guitar strung for a right-handed player, but played it upside down.
ZOSO – A 75th Birthday Tribute to Jimmy Page Saturday, January 5th, 2019 The Cabooze, 917 Cedar Avenue South in Minneapolis. Doors: 8:30 Music: 9:30 PM 18+ Advance: $12, At the door: $15 tickets at http://www.cabooze.com To celebrate Jimmy’s 75th birthday, top musicians in the Twin Cities pay homage to the guitar legend including John […]
Celebrating John McLaughlin (born January 4, 1942), an English guitarist whose 1970s electric band, the Mahavishnu Orchestra, performed a complex style of music that fused electric jazz and rock with Indian influences.
Celebrating Brody Dalle (born Bree Joanna Alice Robinson; January 1, 1979) an Australian-born guitarist. Dalle began playing music in her adolescence and moved to Los Angeles, California at age eighteen, where she founded the punk rock band The Distillers.
Celebrating Ellas McDaniel (born Ellas Otha Bates, December 30, 1928 – June 2, 2008), known as Bo Diddley, an American guitarist who played a key role in early Rock and Roll. His use of African rhythms and a signature beat, a simple five-accent hambone rhythm, is a cornerstone in a number of musical styles.
MN Acoustic Guitar Showcase Greg Herriges/Elgin Foster/Dan Schwartz Sunday December 23, 2018 11AM Icehouse MPLS 2528 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404 (612) 276-6523 icehousempls.com No Cover/ All Ages/ Sunday Brunch/ Greg Herriges at 11AM, Elgin Foster at 12PM and Dan Schwartz at 1PM https://www.facebook.com/MNAcousticGuitarShowcase/ Guitarist, bouzoukist, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer Greg Herriges creates an eclectic […]
Celebrating Manuel Barrueco (born December 16, 1952) a Cuban classical guitarist who teaches at the Peabody Institute in Baltimore, Maryland.
Celebrating Robben Ford (born December 16, 1951) an American blues, jazz, and rock guitarist. He was a member of the L.A. Express and Yellowjackets, and was named one of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of the 20th Century” by Musician magazine.
Celebrating John Laird Abercrombie (December 16, 1944 – August 22, 2017) an American jazz guitarist whose work explored jazz fusion, free jazz, and avant-garde jazz.
Tim Sparks & Phil Heywood (Finger-style Acoustic) Aster Cafe 125 SE Main St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414 Sunday, December 16, 2018 8pm $10 Cover charges on the tab. Save your spot at AsterCafe.com Tim Sparks and Phil Heywood are two of the reasons why Minnesota is known nationwide as a hotbed for acoustic fingerstyle guitar. […]