Boom Room Jazz Goes Monthly in the Fall/Winter

Hopefully you all have had a chance to stop by on a Saturday night this summer for Boom Room Jazz. We couldn’t be happier for the opportunity to host jazz of such high quality. Boom Room Jazz will continue on Saturday night August 27 at 7pm. Please note that starting in September, we will go …

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Boom Days: Meet the Bands (6)

 Eleganza! Performing: Saturday,  July 16 at 8PM Headlining this year’s Boom Days on Saturday , July 16th is local rockers Eleganza!. Eleganza! was formed by Brian Vanderwerf, guitarist/vocalist for the Estrus Records band The Midnight Evils and the celebrated Chooglin' (Fat Possum/Big Legal Mess Records).   Eleganza! is a 3-guitar ROCK AND ROLL attack featuring …

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Phantom Tails Performing: Saturday, July 16 at 6:30PM Phantom Tails formed in early 2009. In fact, the band never really formed so much as it emerged as part of a natural progression. All four members had been playing together for some time in other bands before indulging to embark on a more electronic, gritty, and …

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Crossing Guards featuring Martin Devaney Performing: Saturday, July 16 at 3PM   Crossing Guards began as a recording project in 2007 between songwriter/frontman Martin Devaney and bassist and sometimes drummer Sean Hoffman. In the years since they've played on and off in clubs and headlined festivals such as the Pizza Luce Block Party and the …

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Boom Days: Meet the Bands (7)

Belgian's First Rapper, Period. Performing: Friday, July 15 at 7PM Too Tuff was one of the very first Belgian MCs to rap in Dutch. His 1999 hit record "Represent 2000 Antwaarpe" with his group Sint-Andries MC's, singing the praises of his hometown, Antwerp, became a local classic that can still be heard on Belgian radio. …

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Boom Days: Meet the Band (3)

The Bill Patten Trio Performing: Saturday July 16 at 5:00PM The Bill Patten Trio (aka the bp3) is a Minneapolis based rock band that specializes in a fuzzed-up, 60's kinda mish mash of styles with effects-laden acoustic guitar (Bill Patten), bass (Jon Olson), and drums (Mark Har). Putting their spin on tunes from the Great …

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