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February 2017

Thea Ennen & Dan Rumsey

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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2-18

Singer-songwriter, Thea Ennen, is an artist in every sense of the word. Her self-produced album, "All Aboard", garnered the Minnesota Music Award's Best Folk Recording of the year. Praised as a prime songwriter by reviewers nationwide for her rootsy and thought provoking offerings, Ennen's topics range from mytho-poetic meditation, to human drama and stories captured in melodic snapshots. Her piano-driven melodies have been compared with Joni Mitchell and Tori Amos, which Dirty Linen Magazine says are "...bundled together with a…

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Jazz Session

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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2-8 and 2-22

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. Josh grew up in Eau Claire and left the Midwest study jazz at Berklee School of Music in Boston. Josh also attended the Dave Brubeck Institute. After time in Boston, New York, and performing on cruises Josh returned to Eau Claire bringing a wealth of talent. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley.…

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David Allen Ho’

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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David Allen Ho' got his start playing drums at house parties and in local dive bars in his native territory of rural North Dakota. Influenced by some of the greats, such as John Prine, Townes Van Zandt, and Hank Williams, as well as contemporaries like Lucero, and Drive-By Truckers, he eventually learned a few chords on guitar and mandolin and started to write and perform his own music. He sings his songs of lost love and unwanted change with his…

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Bottomless Noodles Jazz Combo

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Bottomless Noodles is a jazz combo putting their own spin on the great jazz standards of the past, while staying true to their roots. Featuring Jack Knowlton (Sax), Tanner Binczak (Trombone), Luke Nijhawan (Trumpet), Michael Graese (Bass), and Anne Kaldijan (Drums) Bottomless Noodles is sure to bring you an energetic night that will leave you wanting more.

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Davey J and Friends

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Davey J is familiar to the region as bandleader for Jones Tones, a band formed in 1996 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and continuing after Davey J moved to Wisconsin in 2000. You could describe the Jones Tones as a roots music combo with significant blues influences, but their musical range includes rock and roll, reggae, Sun Records-style country, and urban folk. In new musical combos such as Davey J and Friends and Jenny and the Lost Boys, you can still hear…

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March 2017

Matt Cox

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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A six-time Omaha Entertainment & Arts Award winner for Best Country/Americana speaks to the caliber of artist Matt Cox has become in the studio and on stage. With a live show that reveals passion, experience and heartfelt song-writing, Cox has evolved over the years to become a well-respected musician in Nebraska. Whether you crave the story telling of Dylan or the country charm of Willie Nelson, Matt Cox is sure to deliver! http://www.mattcoxmusic.net

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WolfSong

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Introducing WolfSong, Kai Ulrica and Nikk Wolfe of Wolves at the Door on Acoustic guitars and vocals joined by Larry Past on upright bass and vocals playing Acoustic Electric Euro-gypsy rock in the country. www.wolvesatthedoor.net

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Jack and Kitty

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Jack and Kitty perform "organic acoustic folk" and have been called "one of the most entertaining acoustic groups in the Midwest" by the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Kitty has a Jamaican uncle named Bunny. Jack's babysitter was Tiny Tim. So it was inevitable the two would meet at an arts high school, fall in love and spend the rest of their lives making music and art together. Maybe we should explain. Kitty's uncle is Bunny Wailer - you know, of Bob Marley…

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Jazz Session

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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3-8 and 3-22

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. Josh grew up in Eau Claire and left the Midwest study jazz at Berklee School of Music in Boston. Josh also attended the Dave Brubeck Institute. After time in Boston, New York, and performing on cruises Josh returned to Eau Claire bringing a wealth of talent. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley.…

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Boats and Bridges

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Boats and Bridges is a six piece rock n' roll band formed in Eau Claire, WI that performs both covers and original music. The band draws from a variety of rock styles including folk rock, punk, and blues for original material and performs covers by artists such as Tom Petty, Green Day, Steve Miller and The Doors.  

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Dan Zerr and Friends

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Dan Zerr, a member of Eggplant Heroes, will be offering up a variety of pop, folk, and Americana tunes, with a little help from his friends...including some of those Eggplant Heroes as well as many other talented local musicians.  He'll also be playing songs from his solo CD "Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese".

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Billy Krause & Chuck Roll Community Table Benefit

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Billy and Chuck perform both familiar and obscure, but always enjoyable, non-mainstream music. Billy Krause and Chuck Roll are veteran musicians who have worked for more than 30 years in many formats - as solo artists, in small ensembles, and in table-thumping electric roadhouse bands. Their music covers ragtime, older standards, traditional blues and originals, as well as island and contemporary folk styles. www.krausemusic.com

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Ask a Scientist

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Climate change is rapidly disrupting the delicate balance of ecosystems triggering a cascade of effects including declines in biodiversity, disruptions to food webs, increased spread of disease, alterations in phrenology, and shifts in species’ ranges. These ecological consequences are transforming ecosystems in profound ways. Although climate change is happening on a global scale, the magnitude of the change varies by locale. Come to learn about the wide-reaching ecological impacts of climate change and hear how it has affected specific species…

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Wayward

March 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Rooted in Minneapolis MN, with a soulful, energetic sound and thoughtful lyrics, Wayward is always telling a story through emotional and catchy songs. Come listen and have a great time!

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WHY’S Radio 11th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Featuring The Shillelagh Lads

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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The 11th Annual WHYS St. Patrick's Day Celebration begins at 5:30pm with a sidewalk parade recognizing the Irish heritage in Eau Claire. Parade walkers are encouraged to carry a sign boasting their Irish family name or ancestry. This short parade will start at WHYS radio station (405 South Barstow St.) and finish at the Acoustic Café. Following the parade from 6-9pm, there will be an evening of music, food, fun, and drinks for families and folks of all ages including live music…

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Timbre Junction Bluegrass Band

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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As one of the Twin Cities hardest working acoustic acts, Timbre Junction has cemented a reputation for playing across a variety of musical styles and putting on a spirited show. With their emphasis on skillful playing, tight arrangements and expressive vocals done “their way”, Timbre Junction pushes the envelope…this is not your everyday Minnesota bluegrass band. While traditional bluegrass, country blues, cowboy and western swing anchor their repertoire, the band is far from predictable and can be tough to categorize.…

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Jazz Session

March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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3-8 and 3-22

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. Josh grew up in Eau Claire and left the Midwest study jazz at Berklee School of Music in Boston. Josh also attended the Dave Brubeck Institute. After time in Boston, New York, and performing on cruises Josh returned to Eau Claire bringing a wealth of talent. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley.…

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Company Express

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Company Express is comprised of husband and wife duo David and Jessica Yentsch along with cellist Carter Clay. David and Jessica are on staff at Renew Covenant Church in Eau Claire as worship leaders. Carter performs in various ensembles in the National Guard. Their music has rich vocal harmonies backed by acoustic guitar, keyboard, and soaring cello lines. They perform several originals, as well as covers of songs by artists such as the Civil Wars and Glen Hansard.

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The Yellow Bellied Sapsuckers

March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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The Yellow Bellied Sapsuckers are a guitar/fiddle duo that performs original songs and tunes inspired by classic hillbilly, ragtime, vaudeville, western-swing, and old-time fiddling--and also mines this same repertoire for forgotten gems that deserve to be heard again. The Sapsuckers's special emphasis, when it comes to fiddle tunes, is on the Scandinavian-influenced regional tunes of the upper Midwest, many of which they've picked up from old-timers in the hills around their Wisconsin home. Their 2015 album, "Ocooch Mountain Home," (their…

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Eggplant Heroes

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Acoustic Café Eau Claire, 505 South Barstow Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Eggplant Heroes is an Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer.  Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience. www.eggplantheroes.com

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