TOYS FOR TOTS HOLIDAY ACOUSTIC SHOWCASE! Stacy Lee and her trio of misfits along with Art Vandalay are putting on a fundraiser for Toys For Tots at the 318 Cafe! Please bring an unwrapped toy to donate to the Marines who will be present collecting all the toys and your cash donations. The 318 Cafe in Excelsior is an intimate venue, one of the best places to see live acoustic music in the Twin cities. Come enjoy a beer or glass of wine on this beautiful city main street off Lake Minnetonka and donate to a great cause this time of year! Music line up: 8pm - Art Vandalay 9pm - Stacy Lee Trio
Art Vandalay + Stacy Lee August 13 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm | $8 Art Vandalay: Art Vandalay plays a healthy mix of Neil Young inspired roots rock, laid-back country folk and well-crafted lyrics that make their shows some of the most entertaining in town. Their songs hit on everything from hitchhiking brides to pearl snap shirts, swaying between easy bossa nova grooves, indie-rock drive and gritty folk-rock to create a unique sound all their own. Stacy Lee: Mesmerizing and introspective, Stacy’s music has a familiarity that even though you’re hearing it for the first time, you feel as though it’s an old fav. Her writing and artistry brings out a different touch of style with each new song. There is a rawness to her lyrics and a truthfulness to her melodies that leave you wanting more. Maintaining an original “voice” in both writing and vocals her songs are compelling and have soul.
Jaspar Lepak & Art Vandalay share the stage!
We're excited to welcome Art Vandalay back to The Coffee Hag stage for an evening of great music. This trio combines jazz rhythms, guitar, piano and beautifully layered vocal harmonies come together for a special blend of folk/roots rock. There is no cover for this show. Come and warm up to some live music and support these outstanding Minnesota musicians.
Sounds Like: Neil Young, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Bio: Art Vandalay was formed like everyone puts on their pants, one leg at a time. What started out as an alter ego for songwriter Brandon Henry has become a full-fledged band and breath of fresh air in the Twin Cities’ Americana/roots-rock scene. Combining the crisp jazz rhythms of drummer Calvin Kea...See Full Bio
"music that can only be described as timeless."