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Folk / Blues / Americana Saint Paul, MN  US
Bar Hoppin
Bar Hoppin


  • Sat

    Mar 21

    St. Joseph, MN, US | 7:00pm

    Coffeehouse Allstars @ Local Blend

  • Fri

    Mar 13

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 7:00pm

    One more time, where it all started. AKA(by me),the 4 Horsemen of the Approximates, covers that really ain't & very originals. Always a good show.

  • Fri

    Mar 6

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 7:00pm

    Sister to Corner Coffee, newish venue in uptown Mpls. Gonna light 'em up & show 'em how it's done. Come on up!

  • Fri

    Feb 13

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 7:00pm

    Coffeehouse Allstars @ Riverview Cafe, Friday 13th Feb.

  • Fri

    Jan 9

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 7:00pm

    Coffeehouse Allstars @ Riverview Cafe 1st show of the new year - start your year with a song in your heart, & maybe on your lips!


Bar Hoppin Riv  Apr  '14


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  • The Shaded (Artist)
    The Shaded
    smootthhhhh pickin right here!!
  • Crazy Creek (Artist)
    Crazy Creek
    We always have respect for live vid performances and you got 'em! No hiding behind production! All the best and a yee-haw from the rowdy tundra monkeys of the North!
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    Don Worden-Homecomi...
    Dropping by to show some support and to thank you for sharing your gift.
  • Danielle Reich (Artist)
    Danielle Reich
    "Sucker for a well-written song" - yes, exactly! Enjoying your tunes.
  • Ben Aaron (Artist)
    Ben Aaron
    Great pickin' here, Pickinpedaler! You sounded awesome at the Dunn Bros open mic (while it was running). It's always good to hear you play. From another Minnesota Folkie,...


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TJ Plenke



Sounds Like: Martin Sexton, Philip Phillips Jr., Pickinpedaler, John Prine, Ry Cooder

Bio: Born and raised in the TwinTowns, being exposed to a wide range of genres of music. Plays enough acoustic guitar to stay in the right key. Sucker for a well-written song. Firmly beleives there are only two kinds of music: Good and Bad.

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Cooffee Grounds Gig
Dec 28, 2013

Me & the boys @ Coffee Grounds, 1579 Hamline N., Falcon Heights, MN. Mid-holiday... [more]

Apr 12, 2012

Off to the Riv per usual this evening, then gearing up for our OpenMic @Selam Co... [more]


pickinpedaler has a show on 03/21/2015 at 07:00 PM @ The Local Blend in St. Joseph, MN http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5oo3ho #concert


“TJ loves a song. He sings with passionate and sometimes playful attention to the song he’s lovin’ now. Folk, blues, pop, rock ‘n roll. ’Makes no difference. It’s a song! You see that smile on his face—and you know something good is coming your way. ”

— J. Seymour, Groth Music's Acoustic Showcase


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