Jim Page singer-songwriter: After seeing him perform at the High Sierra Music Festival in the summer of ‘97, Rob Bleetstein of Gavin wrote: “Jim Page is a lyrical genius with a guitar. This man personifies the word ‘free-flow.’ Page takes to the mic and the song invents itself on the spot; his talent is a natural wonder.” http://www.nodepression.com/profile/JimPage
Bob “Bobcat Bob” Rice; guitarist and song stylist in the traditions of blues, folk, jazz, country, old-time, bluegrass, r&b, and rock.
“The Aloha Shredders: Father and son Eric & Alika Madis do an improvisational blend of World Music and Americana”
Fox and Bones is a conceptual folk collaboration between American songwriters Sarah Vitort and Scott Gilmore based in Portland, Oregon. The duo combines lush two part harmonies and a complex, heartwarming lyrical landscape with soft-spoken yet rich musical accompaniment. Live, they draw their audience in with their quirky banter and adorable onstage chemistry, creating – and inspiring in their fans – an archetype for true love in the modern world.
An open mic for musicians (including singers) of all genres of music.
Five Buck Band; ” An eclectic blend of pop and rock from the 60’s & 70’s with a few contemporary additions for good measure”.
PB & J: Steve Beck, Steve Peterson and Jim Moore; Original acoustic music
Unplugged ~ A Musical Gathering! An informal venue in a cozy coffeehouse for acoustic instrumentalists and singers of all stripes: Classical, Early Music, Jazz, Folk, Composers, et. al.
CORREO AEREO, (Air Mail), an award winning Latin American music group, is Abel Rocha on Venezuelan & Mexican harp, guitar, cuatro, & voice. Madeleine Sosin on violin, maracas, bombo, jarana, voice, and sometimes Amy Denio on accordion, clarinet, bombo, & voice.
Correo Aereo makes sumptuously soulful music in Mexican, Argentinian & Venezuelan folk traditions and creates original work. Their music has beauty, depth, nuance, complexity and playfulness – It is music of and in love with the Earth. Music which de-colonizes, uplifts and celebrates the solidarity of all Peoples everywhere who love and stand in and for the web of Life and each other! …“Listening to their performance one can unite space and time across cultures.” writes Dr. Juan Tony Guzman, Dean of Jazz Dept., Luther College.
Paul Gerard; local singer-songwriter whose songs explore the spirit and soul of the Pacific Northwest waters, woods and wanderers. Other songs explore love and adventure in exotic far off places.
Roo Forrest and Friends plays an eclectic mix of originals and covers. Some of the artists we cover are Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Johnny Cash, and Bobby Gentry.
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“Combining the lyrical storytelling of Paul Simon with smooth acoustic riffs of John Mayer’s Room for Squares, and the occasional piano ballad, Jordan Ziskin brings a modern spin to the love language of the contemporary singer-songwriter.” JordanZiskin.com