The Rochester turned Twin Cities industrial rock group has marked a new chapter in the band's artistic journey with recordings of four new songs with new guitarist Cody Hoffman. GATA brings the new sound 9pm Friday, April 18th @ The North Star
Local artist Bobby Marines unveils "Ungrateful Bastard" in an opening reception on Friday, April 18th. The show offers unique and raw scenes that recreate a past of poverty, violence and drugs - and celebrates the inspiration found there.
Rochester musician Amy Abts is back in town and has overcome health obstacles to return to creating music. Her newest project, Extinct Gingers has recorded a demo and will perform at Press Coffee on Thursday, April 17th @ 7pm.
by Kathy Voss
…because being sarcastic just feels sooo good
Celebrate new life on the farm!
Every 2nd Thursday, Better Brew Coffeehouse in Pine Island hosts an open poetry open mic.Featuring both original work and favorite selections, with a healthy dose of conversation about the work, or whatever topic the group happens upon.
Ellis Delaney talks about her involvement with The Americana Showcase series and how, for local performers, an open mic can start it all.
"Let pain teach and help you love. Pain can teach empathy. It can even show you the value of love.Let the sculptor knock the rough spots off and move on with life as a stronger, better more lovable person."
Rochester abstract artist Phil Taylor, who's caustic wax painting exhibition "in a new york groove" is on display at the Creative Salon throughout this week, seeks to move Rochester's cultural community out from behind years of disorganization.
Susan and Mark Helms found their calling when they opened the Eclectic Gallery in Pine Island.