Dead to Rights @ Franklin House

There was a party at Franklin House Friday night when Dead to Rights took the stage. The bar was packed with people dancing all night. Dead to Rights is: Andrew Maar – guitar and vocals Robbie Gas – guitar and vocals Casey (Jones) Papp – bass Colin Vanorder – drums Rob Gass (The Dad toContinue reading “Dead to Rights @ Franklin House”

Gato @ Martini’s Saturday

Gato came to Martini’s in Valparaiso with the full band Saturday night, the bar was full of NWI music fans and they were ready to dance. Gato, Spanish for cat, is: Darren Grigsby (Dr. D) – electric guitar, harmonica, and vocals Rocco Labriola – pedal steel and electric guitar Danny Moore – acoustic guitar andContinue reading “Gato @ Martini’s Saturday”

Wednesday Roundup – St. Paddy’s Day Edition

It’s St. Paddy’s Day weekend – Get the green beer ready and make sure you have your green on this weekend, unless you enjoy getting pinched. Tonight: Steve Ball hosts an Open Mic at Lincoln Flats in Valparaiso at 8 PM. Fresh Hops & Friends host The Jam at Beer Geeks in Highland starting atContinue reading “Wednesday Roundup – St. Paddy’s Day Edition”

Robert Rolfe Feddersen @ Running Vines Winery

Robert Rolfe Feddersen, his wife Terri and Pat Troy kept the fans laughing and clapping all night at Running Vines Winery in Chesterton Saturday night. Robert Rolfe Feddersen rolls around many local and not so local wineries and craft breweries within a 5 state area sharing his brand of music and funny stories keeping theContinue reading “Robert Rolfe Feddersen @ Running Vines Winery”

What’s the Scoop on The Scoop

We’ve had a couple of music fans message in wondering who this new group is debuting April 3rd with AllGood at Franklin House. We’re certainly anxiously waiting to hear it. Justin Albright from the band messaged in and wanted to help us figure it out. The Scoop is composed of Justin Albright on guitar andContinue reading “What’s the Scoop on The Scoop”

Weekend Photo Collage – March 6-7, 2020

What a fun weekend! If you’re legs aren’t sore from dancing, you must not have made it out. If you have pictures you’d like to add, email us at nwijams@gmail.com and we’ll send you a link to upload them to. just Just @ Plat 35 Just Justin Golday…what do you mean just? Cat Man DogContinue reading “Weekend Photo Collage – March 6-7, 2020”

Wednesday Roundup – March 4th, 2020

You couldn’t have not had fun last weekend with all the music, another great weekend awaits starting tonight! Don’t forget to Spring forward this weekend. Tonight – Wednesday March 4th Johnny V Acoustic is at Goblin and the Grocer in Beverly Shores at 7 PM. Steve Ball Open Mic Night at Lincoln Flats in ValparaisoContinue reading “Wednesday Roundup – March 4th, 2020”

Weekend Picture Collage – Leap Day Weekend

It was such a busy weekend for live music no one could have made it to all of them. Our fans caught photos from around the area. Dead to Rights (Unplugged) @ Blue Point Phantom Zone @ Duffy’s Place The UNiT @ (219) Taproom AllGood continues on the next page!

Weekend Roundup – Post Hotel Blotto

While still working off the long weekend at Hotel Blotto, we’ve been catching up on the calendar for the weekend and it looks like it’s going to be a great leap year party starting tonight. We know you can’t see everyone this weekend, but you can try, right? If you missed Hotel Blotto, we certainlyContinue reading “Weekend Roundup – Post Hotel Blotto”

Hotel Blotto 2020

Hotel Blotto is the best cure for a case of cabin fever. Hotel Blotto is Mr. Blotto’s annual indoor music festival hosted at the LaPorte Hotel and Conference Center in Laporte Indiana around the 3rd weekend in February. This year’s theme was The Blues Brothers in honor of the 40th anniversary of the movie. MusicContinue reading “Hotel Blotto 2020”