Wednesday Weekend Roundup – Jan 22, 2020

Another busy weekend of music awaits and it all can start tonight. Wednesday – Jan 22 Dead to Rights will be at the Cubby Bear in Chicago tonight. Joe Marcinek is in town for a brief stay and 2 shows locally this weekend before heading down to Florida for his next run of shows. TonightContinue reading “Wednesday Weekend Roundup – Jan 22, 2020”

Tommy Thompson II at (219) Taproom

Tommy Thompson II is one of those performers that always leaves an impression when you hear him. Friday night Tommy was solo at the (219) Taproom in Chesterton. His smooth vocals over his Americana Folk mixed with Chicago Blues and rock make him another unique performer in the NWI area to be heard. Local legendContinue reading “Tommy Thompson II at (219) Taproom”

Hotel Blotto Tickets on Sale Now!

Mike Bolger of Mr. Blotto has announced that Hotel Blotto 2020, scheduled for February 21st and 22nd, are officially on sale. Hotel Blotto is a winter festival that takes over a hotel for a weekend with 3 separate stages and music all weekend. The bands include: Mr. Blotto (both nights) Chester Brown (both nights) MaceContinue reading “Hotel Blotto Tickets on Sale Now!”

Wednesday Weekend Roundup

Who isn’t ready for the weekend and music? This weekend we are going to start early by showing today through Saturday since there is so much happening around the area. Wednesday – January 15th Starting tonight, at 8 PM we have Fresh Hops and Friends Host The Jam at Beer Geeks in Highland. Also tonightContinue reading “Wednesday Weekend Roundup”

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 http://www.chesterbrown.org or stay tuned to NWI Jam for updates.