JONES announce Minnesota mini-tour in January!

Jones band photo (black and white)

Clay Hagen and his gritty new blues/rock band JONES will be playing three shows in Minnesota on January 9th, 10th and 11th. It’s been almost four years since A Night in the Box called it quits. Clay Hagen, the charismatic singer/guitarist of the widely celebrated Minneapolis outfit, knew he couldn’t leave music alone for long. Clay [...]

Musikanto at Ribfest Chicago

Home sweet home. Musikanto drove back to Chicago from Des Moines a little over a week ago to play Ribfest. Ribfest is one of Chicago’s best street festivals. The name doesn’t lie, you’ll eat some good ribs at Ribfest. This one’s a short stop, though. Musikanto will hit the road again on Thursday, heading to [...]

Musikanto back in the Midwest, playing Des Moines tonight

After driving for 19 hours and 41 minutes, Musikanto finally made it back to the prairie. He plays The House of Bricks tonight with King of the Tramps. The show starts at 9pm and is only $5.

Musikanto heading south to San Diego

Musikanto will be at the Soda Bar tonight, playing with Whitey Morgan & The 78′s.

Musikanto in LA tonight!

Musikanto in San Fran tonight!

Musikanto returns to Denver with The Staves

MPLS, Musikanto is at The Varsity tonight!

Musikanto at Schuba’s tonight!

Check out Musikanto in Atlanta tonight!

Musikanto makes his way down south to play Smith’s Olde Bar in Atlanta. He will be joining Haley and Alexis.

Musikanto does Portland!

Hey Portland, Musikanto is in you! And he’s not going anywhere for awhile so you might as well enjoy it. Check him out all week at Crystal Ballroom: Al’s Den where he will be serenading you with his sweet acoustic sounds. It’s his first time playing in Portland so show him how you do and go buy him a [...]

Celebrate Mother’s Day with The Minneapolis Henrys!

The MPLS Henrys haven’t played out in a while. Knyfs have never played out before. There will be new tunes all around! So after you’ve put your mothers to bed come to Whistler and rock out with us. Just Tivo Game Of Thrones and we’ll watch it with you later.

Mike Musikanto announces winter tour dates!

   USA, I’m excited to announce my 2013 winter Tour dates!!  2012 was an amazing year and I got to see so much more of the world then I ever dreamed of.  I am so thankful to every band that took me on the road and let me share the stage with them.  I am [...]

Jon Drake & The Shakes are going to back to Cincinnati 1/13, free show at MOTR Pub

The Shakes are heading back to Cincinnati, where they’ll join Young Heirlooms for a free show at MOTR Pub. The show is on Friday, January 13, 2012.

Jon Drake & The Shakes to play Empty Bottle 1/10, RSVP for free entry

Jon Drake & The Shakes join Creepy Band, Johnathan Young and Riley Walker for a FREE evening of music, if you RSVP. To RSVP, simply email with ‘Jon Drake 1/10′ in the subject line.

Jon Drake & The Shakes are heading to DeKalb with Chaperone

The Shakes are heading to DeKalb with Chaperone!

Jon Drake & The Shakes perform live on Daytrotter

Jon Drake & The Shakes will be recording a Daytrotter session on Monday, and it will be streaming live on the interwebs for $3 American. Tune in to on Monday at 3:30pm (Central/Chicago time) to hear songs from the upcoming album, “Dear Ulysses.”

MPLS Henrys welcome Ian back to the drums at Burlington on Sat., Dec. 17

Ian broke his leg, now it’s better. Come watch him play drums again. At The Burlington’s new awesome back room. MPLS Henrys with Joey Ryan & the Inks (from Minneapolis) and My Grandpa the Boxer (featuring members of Darling) Doors open at 8:30, music goes til midnight, come by early and say hello.

Ami Saraiya Record Release Party at Saki in Chicago

Ami Saraiya and The Outcome celebrate the release of their new 7″, “Purging b/w Hanging by a Thread.” This is their first release with Grape Juice, we’re very excited to celebrate at one of our favorite local record store, Saki.

Musikanto Tour Kick-off Show!

Musikanto tour kicks off at Chicago’s Lincoln Hall on Friday November 5th with Truth and Salvage Co. He’ll then head out east with Truth and Salvage for a handful of dates that stretch from Pittsburgh to DC to Boston, with some stops in between.