Refreshments will be served. Beltain opens the show starting at 7:30pm...Renaissance to Mosh Pit mania music followed by groovin' Mexican/Latino musical passion!
Local band Beltain (Mikkel & Morgan McDow and David Cowan) performs original and traditional ballads and dances. Songs range from Purcell catches to Celtic ballads and English broadsides set to a rocking beat. ~ Amelia Hogan & Deborah Hamouris ~ Wood, Strings & Women’s Voices ~ A Magical Weaving of Old and New-world Music ~ Vocal harmonies, Harp and Dulcimer ~ Two crafters-of-song blend voices & instruments for an evening of traditional and contemporary folk music with a smattering of originals. Tales from Ireland to Appalachia, London to Berkeley, Old New York to New Orleans, plus a few dance tunes to send us on our merry way down the road. ~ Cafe Flo serves Sandwiches & wraps, appetizers, salads, soup, baked treats, beer & wine. They have a happy hour from 3-6pm.
A house concert. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for directions and reservations.
Good eats & good music ! Come on out & hear Beltain at Cafe FLo
Sounds Like: Jethro Tull, Steeleye Span, The Band, Fairport Convention
Manager: Mikkel McDow
Bio: Beltain formed in Oakland, California around the nucleus of Mikkel McDow, guitar & vocals, Morgan Thomas, bass & vocals and J Boyd, drums. The first quartet was completed by Chris Kemp on lead guitar.
In 1994 the three core members moved to Cohasset in the Sierra foothills where the band evolved...See Full Bio
“Blending 11th-century folk and elements of ’60s pop, Beltain sounds like Frank Zappa playing during Medieval Times. Mandolin, pan flute and accordion are the instruments of choice, but the dark harmonies of Dave Cowan and Morgan and Mikkel McDow steal the show. They wield a mean jousting lance, too. ”