Cannons North duo opens the show then blues power trio Crooked Dice headlines.
Cannons North CD Release 6 song E.P. Carry Me Away. Cannons North hits the stage at 9pm sharp.
Night of Honky Tonk, Rock n Roll, and Bluegrass. Free Cannons North CD with admission while supplies last.
Sounds Like: Social Distortion, Waylon Jennings
Label: Cannons North Records
Bio: Cannons North explodes from the Northland of Minnesota and brings their own style of country rock. Cannons North has been blessed with a series of musicians and song writers capturing a large spectrum of country music styles. The band is back with a new line up and a more straight forward approa...See Full Bio
“Cannons North – Goodbye Dog (Independent) Minneapolis has always had a healthy music scene, and since the mid ‘80s and the rise of The Jayhawks, alt. country / Americana has been one of the dominant genres in the city. Cannons North represent one of the new generation of bands picking up steel guitars and mandolins, and with four singer-songwriters in their ranks, they’ve got plenty to say. So, with four out of five members contributing songs it’s hardly surprising that their debut album has appeared only a year after their inception. Perhaps it’s a little more unexpected that it sounds so fully formed. There’s a genuine group dynamic at play. Though it’s easy enough to separate the different singers, and even their writing styles, “Goodbye Dog” hangs together extremely well. Opening cut “Cannonball Express” displays many of the same characteristics that defined the first Wilco album, an uncomplicated country-rock style, played with genuine enthusiasm and a lo”