Joe Marcinek @ Mousetrap Jan 3rd – Full Video

Did you miss out seeing Joe Marcinek at the Mousetrap down in Indy on January 3rd? If you’re unfamiliar with The Mousetrap in Indy, it is the jamband bar to see shows. Plus they stream the shows live on YouTube (we need this in NWI). Fresh Hops with special guest Dartanyan Kane will be atContinue reading “Joe Marcinek @ Mousetrap Jan 3rd – Full Video”

Marrakesh Express Rolls into Buddy & Pals in Crown Point

It was a snowy night after a long rain but Buddy and Pal’s in Crown Point was standing room only long before the show even started. The fans were ready for Marrakesh Express. Marrakesh Express is a tribute to Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young. They are well worth the jam thumbs up when they rollContinue reading “Marrakesh Express Rolls into Buddy & Pals in Crown Point”

just Just @ 219 Taproom

Many came early Friday night to get a seat just to hear Justin Golday from Allgood come out and play a solo acoustic set for the evening at the 219 Taproom in Chesterton, IN. He said it had been awhile since he had been out solo, but he kept everyone glued from the start. IfContinue reading “just Just @ 219 Taproom”

Wednesday Weekend Roundup for January 10-11th

Getting ready for the weekend? Just a quick highlight on the calendar for this weekend where we have a great selection of music in store. Friday Night: Beer Hippies and Burn’em Brewing are taking over the taps at Matey’s restaurant in Michigan City starting at 7 PM. At the same time “just Just” (Justin GoldayContinue reading “Wednesday Weekend Roundup for January 10-11th”

Joe Marcinek Adds Punta Gorda Funk Fest to Florida Run for Valentines Weekend

Will you be my Funky Valentine? – The Punta Gorda Funk Fest is February 14th and 15th in Florida where Joe Marcinek is a featured performer that includes Lettuce, Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Here Come the Mummies, the Main Squeeze, The Nth Power, Funk You, Voodoo Visionary, The HeadTones, Jamar Woods, and Dr.Continue reading “Joe Marcinek Adds Punta Gorda Funk Fest to Florida Run for Valentines Weekend”

Chester Brown Announces Browntown 11 Dates

The “best weekend ever” is back and Chester Brown has announced Browntown 11 will be June 12th and 13th again at Rising Sun Campground. Be sure to mark your calendars for this years festival. Tickets should be available starting early February. For more information visit or stay tuned to NWI Jam for updates.

Dead to Rights to Play Cubby Bear

Looking ahead on the NWI Jam calendar, local crowd pleaser Dead to Rights will be playing at the Cubby Bear in Chicago, Wednesday, January 22nd. This young band has quickly taken the local scene with their Grateful Dead tribute that will keep you grooving all night. Get your tickets early. Tickets are on sale inContinue reading “Dead to Rights to Play Cubby Bear”

Joe Marcinek announces Florida dates with Melvin Seals of JGB, and Ashley and Taylor Galbraith

Looking for a winter escape? Joe Marcinek has announced a run of 3 dates coming up in February with organist Melvin Seals of JGB, and Ashley and Taylor Galbraith February 6th is in Dunedin, Fl.February 7th and 8th are in Winter Park, FL with Bobby Vega and Papa Mali opening the show. Then book yourContinue reading “Joe Marcinek announces Florida dates with Melvin Seals of JGB, and Ashley and Taylor Galbraith”

Chester Brown and Mr. Blotto Open 2020 at Reggie's

Mr. Blotto’s 2020 NYE show was a night to remember. In a night billed as a Watkins Glen inspired show, Chester Brown opened the night at Reggie’s on South State Street in Chicago with a set covering many of The Band’s songs starting with Back to Memphis, and following with The Shape I’m In, IContinue reading “Chester Brown and Mr. Blotto Open 2020 at Reggie's”