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Rachel Brown & The Beatnik Playboys

Rachel Brown & The Beatnik Playboys

Americana / blues / Country Cleveland, OH  US
Simpler Times
Simpler Times
Bittersweet By & By
Bittersweet By & By
Mama & Daddy
Mama & Daddy
My Best Friend is My Song
My Best Friend is My Song
Gone is Gone (When You're Dead) Written by Nathan Bell
Gone is Gone (When You're Dead) Written by Nathan Bell


Crooked River Groove Rachel & The Beatnik Playboys "As We Speak"


  • Fri

    Jun 5

    Cleveland, OH, US | 8:00pm
  • Sat

    Jun 6

    East Lansing, MI, US | 1:00pm

    This is an all day music festival. The exact time of our performance will announced closer to the day of the event.

  • Sat

    Jun 6

    East Lansing, MI, US | 2:00pm

    Pumpstock promises family friendly fun & a stellar music lineup! Missy Raines & the New Hip (7 time IBMA winner), Rachel Brown & the Beatnik Playboys (MidWest Torch), Nathan Bell (The American Realist Songwriter), STELLA (Michigan’s songwriter super group), and Frog & Matchette (Acoustic Blues super-duo). Plus great local acts, the best local food vendors, Michigan Shirt Works, facepainting, a playground, and new this year – the Broad Museum children’s art workstation, and Animal’s Encountered. Bigger and better than ever, yet maintaining that awesome 'best little roots festival in Michigan' feel. The lineup is (times are approximate): 6:45 - Headliners are Missy Raines and the New Hip. Seven (maybe it's eight, who's counting?) winner of the IBMA bass player of the year award. http://missyraines.com/ 5:30 - Rachel and the Beatnik Playboys Cleveland's fastest rising roots band, featuring the amazing voice of Rachel Brown. http://www.rachelandthebeatnikplayboys.com/ 4:15 - Nathan Bell. His star is rising, he was awarded an official showcase the first time he attended Folk Alliance International in Feb, 2015, and he's back for more! http://www.nathanbellmusic.com/ 3:00 - STELLA!!! Stella! is a three-piece, all-women, American roots band from southeast Michigan and has been referred to as a singer-songwriter super group with three-part vocal harmonies and three songwriter voices. Stella! was first conceived of by singer-songwriter Jo Serrapere after a conversation with American music critic, Bruce Springsteen biographer, and Creem Magazine co-founder Dave Marsh. Jo was inspired to put together a new group to showcase country-roots songwriting. http://thestellagirls.com/index.php 2:00 - Frog and Machette. An acoustic style blues super duo. Lansing's own!!! https://www.facebook.com/daveandfrog MORE FUN: East Lansing's best food vendors, including Sweet Lorraine’s Mac and Cheese, What Up Dawg, The Sinclair Grille ice cream truck featuring MSU Dairy Store Ice Cream, and MORE! For the children - Animal Encounters!! Encouraging the awareness of humankind’s unique position as caretakers of the Earth and the responsibility that it implies to the world’s interdependent ecological systems and our effect on global changes. http://home.comcast.net/~coollady/animalsEncountered/aboutUs.html Michigan Shirt Works Facepainting Jugglers! The Broad Art Museum children's art table. A playground. And MORE

  • Tue

    Jun 9

    Pontiac, MI, US | 6:30pm
  • Sat

    Jul 4

    Kent,, OH, US | 6:00pm

    Please note--the actual show start time and specific location are TBD.



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  • Maria DiDonato (Artist)
    Maria DiDonato
    Back for another listen. Great local talent.
  • Chavilbus (Artist)
    Beautiful vocals and excellent arrangement and production, really good music here
  • Maria DiDonato (Artist)
    Maria DiDonato
    Loved the vocals. Really great band
  • Marc Wildman (Artist)
    Marc Wildman
    Enjoying the music..:)
  • MikeWhitePresents (Artist)
    oh wow..I took a gander thru "mama & daddy" and really loved the eloquent, poignant questions of communication that can arise after a families bereavement,..but then, blime...
  • Eddie Ray Franks Jr (Artist)
    Eddie Ray Franks Jr
    Dropping by to show support and wish you much success with your music. Have a great day and weekend. Eddie Ray


  • Rachel Brown & The Beatnik Playboys
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Sounds Like: Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, George Jones - The Possum, Nora Jones

Bio: Rachel & The Beatnik Playboys is a band comprised of four seasoned
musicians with long histories in playing roots/americana, blues,
country, rock, jazz and swing. In this project their goal has been to
embrace all of their musical influences and combine them into an
overall sound that seeks to fi...See Full Bio

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