Music / Event Calendar

Ritt Deitz - CD Release Party

Sat, November 17, 2018 - 8:00 pm - $10

Ritt will have his band with him for this special show celebrating his latest recording, Horses and Smoke, which he will have available for sale.

Ritt Deitz - guitar, vocals
Wilder Deitz - piano, electric piano, back vocals, percussion
Dave Foss - hammered dulcimer, rub board, back vocals
Joe Meisel - bass

Horses and Smoke, Ritt Deitz’ new album, his sixth on Uvulittle, was recorded live to open-reel tape last winter in Oregon, Wisconsin. Engineered and mixed by Bruce Kasprzyk, the album breathes with the authenticity that comes from years and years of playing with friends and family. Indeed, he's joined by his son...

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Freedom Night Open Mic

Sat, November 24, 2018 - 8:00 pm - free

Guitars, flutes, poems both vehement and gentle, costumes, coins and paper butterflies scattered about...Genre bending welcome.

It's the November edition of Freedom Night Open mic, hosted by Angelica Engel.

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

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The Crooked Mouth w/ Stephanie Rearick

Sat, December 8, 2018 - 8:00 pm - $7

Chicago-based, genre-defying five person outfit, with a storytelling, air cane playing front man. Alt-punk cabaret? Maybe.

Long ago, there was Maestro Subgum and The Whole, a band of epic proportions, from which grew the Curious Theatre Branch, from which grew, later, The Crooked Mouth: two mamas, a grandpa, the world's oldest teenager, and Troy.

Beau O'Reilly ~ lead vocals and good cheer
T-Roy Martin ~ guitar, banjo, uke, vocals
Jenny Magnus ~ drums, vocals
Heather Riordan ~ accordion
Vicki Walden ~ bass, vocals

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