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Poverty Hash

Rank #21 US Minneapolis, MN Blues / Classic Rock / Carnival Blues


  • Joe Roberto Vocals
  • Jason Murray Bass
  • Robert Zemlin Guitar, Backing ...
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Sounds Like: Tom Waits, Led Zeppelin Official, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Son House, Black Sabbath

Bio: Now calling the Twin Cities home, Connecticut transplant Joe Roberto is the driving force behind Poverty Hash. As the principle songwriter, Joe took his 20 plus years of performing, song writing, and life experience and poured all of it into the music Poverty Hash plays. What emerged is the haun... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Joe Roberto Dave Babb Tim Houlihan Sneaky Pete Bauer singer/songwriter series @ Patrick's Cabaret 8pm TONITE!!

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Sept Turf Residency
Sep 1, 2012
Here we go ... back at the Turf ... our home east of the River. Come on down and... [more]
Hash Weekend June 29th and ...
Jun 26, 2012
Two shows ... Palmer's the 29th and Eagles Nest Robbinsdale the 30th ... both sh... [more]
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  • Sat

    Oct 18

    Stillwater, MN, US | 8:00pm
    Stillwater Bowl & Lounge
    Stillwater, MN, US
    Sat Oct 18 8:00pm


    Poverty Hash all night long ...

  • Sat

    Aug 30

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 10:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Sat Aug 30 10:00pm


    Here we are again ... at our favorite place. And we're not alone: 10pm - Iguano 11:15 - Poverty Hash 12:30 - Fret Rattles

  • Fri

    Aug 8

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 7:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Fri Aug 08 7:00pm


    Friday, August 8th, 2014 The self proclaimed blues carnies will take their rockin’ act to our Tap Room Stage. Ananda Acoustic Roots will open. Ananda Acoustic Roots: 7pm Poverty Hash: 9pm Food Truck: Potter’s Pasties

  • Sat

    Jul 26

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 12:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Sat Jul 26 12:00pm


    We're back ... It's time for Palmfest and we're ready to kill it. Come down and witness the carnage! We go on at 7:00pm

  • Sat

    Jul 19

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 8:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Sat Jul 19 8:00pm


    Going to Roots Rock and Deep Blues? Well we're not there, but we are at the after party at Palmer's! Follow up a good day with a great night: We'll be sharing the stage with Doug Collins and the The Flood Brothers! Enjoy your life!

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Q: I've never heard the phrase carnival blues. Sounds wicked interesting! can ya give us a bit of background or story behind it?
A: It's the way we describe our music and our live show- all the flavors of the carnival. It's everything from cotton candy to the house of horrors.

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