FRIDAY MARCH 6: ELECTRIC ALMIGHTY
Electric Almighty is the consummate party band…a fun stage show packed with great musicianship, humor and a wide-array of musical styles ranging from The Jackson Five to Journey to Bruno Mars.
SATURDAY MARCH 7: CONTENTION
Contention was founded in 2011 and consists of Calvin Deters on guitar and vocals, Colby Deters on guitar and vocals, Lawrence Gwost on drums, and Minnesota Max on bass guitar. With rich music roots and a youthful drive for playing, The band delivers a hot country rock sound covering a variety of modern and classic rock, country, and pop hits. These guys turn heads with a warm, energetic performance and do so in a genuine down-to-earth fashion.
FRIDAY MARCH 13: GEAR DADDIES
After nearly 30 years together, one of the most resilient and influential Americana/Rock bands ever to come out of the Twin Cities is reaching back to the greatest fans in the world. With headline performances ranging from The David Letterman Show to Austin, Texas’ South x Southwest Music Festival GEAR DADDIES has rocked fans from coast to coast. Over thousands of miles and countless venues from New York to Los Angeles to Phoenix to Denver to Kansas City to all over the Midwest (you get the idea) Martin Zellar, Nick Ciola, Randy Broughten and James “Billy” Dankert have galvanized a fan base across America with their unique brand of music and lyrics that exude an opportunity to re-live some of our own life experiences.
SATURDAY MARCH 14: FIVE MINUTE MAJOR
5 Minute Major was formed with a simple philosophy: If it rocks (and/or rolls) and people will dance to it, we’ll play it! Our set lists are rooted in “Classic Rock” (Journey, Bon Jovi, Pat Benetar etc.) but spiced up with some newer songs, some country, some pop; anything danceable! We are constantly refining our sets to ensure that the music does not get stale!
5 Minute Major is comprised of talented muscians with many years of performing locally and nationally. Based out of the Twin Cities, we take our high energy, crowd friendly, very danceable show to venues and events all over the area. Get some rest before taking in the show… you’ll need it!
SATURDAY MARCH 21: DREAM LEAGUE
Dream League will take you on an unstoppable sonic dance floor journey through the biggest and best hits of today and yesterday with jaw-dropping accuracy, an energetic and a hypnotic live act you can’t take your eyes off.
SATURDAY MARCH 28: GEL
For over a decade, Gel have entertained thousands throughout the Twin Cities area and beyond. Known for their variety of fun alternative music, driving hard rock plus a splash of country – all presented in an animated stage show, Gel is the ultimate rock and roll variety band, designed to entertain. These elements helped earn the group the title of “Best Rock Band – Reader’s Choice” in the City Pages 2002, and a nomination for “Best Cover Band” in the 2003 Minnesota Music Awards.