Category Archives: WSU Music

Passion Pit Live at First Ave in Minneapolis! 4/04/10

Hello Everybody!

It has been a long time since my last post, and I apologize for that.

I want to let all of you know that the amazing band Passion Pit will be performing LIVE at First Ave. in Minneapolis, Sunday, April 4th.

I have my ticket for this show already, and it will be amazing!

Passion Pit is the latest thing to hit the indy pop/ electronica seen, and if you can get a chance to hear their album, you will fall in love and want to go to this show.

18+ and tickets are at $16.00 + facilities fees.

Show up, you are going to love them!

More by Passion Pit below.


Big Head Todd and the Monsters Live at First Ave. 12/29/09

The amazing Blues/Rock band that was formed in 1986 in Colorado will be touring the US and making a stop in Minneapolis for their show on Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at First Ave. in Minneapolis!

These guys are great and have such classics as, “Bittersweet” “It’s Alright” and “Circle.”

The show will start at 7:00 PM

21+ show

Tickets are $24 plus facilities charge.

The band consists of: Todd Park Mohr – Guitars/Keys/Sax/Vocals
Brian Nevin – Drums/Percussion/Vocals
Rob Squires – Bass/Vocals
Jeremy Lawton – Keyboard/Vocals/Steel Guitar

Here is their song Bittersweet

Check out more by Big Head Todd and the Monsters below!

B.B. King and Buddy Guy Live at the Orpheum Theatre! 2/20/10

Blues/Rock legends B.B. King and Buddy Guy will be playing together live in Minneapolis at the Orpheum Theater on Saturday, February 20th, 2010!
The show will start at 8:00PM
This show will be an expensive one – $55 plus facilities charge.
B.B. King – legendary American blues guitarist is an inspiration to so many bands that currently play. His soothing guitar and voice provide a great show for anyone of any age.
Buddy Guy – 5-time Grammy Award-winning, legendary American blues guitarist and singer has been a known inspiration to such bands as Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan and so many other guitarists.
What price would you pay to see living guitar legends shred together?
Here is my favorite song by the two playing together – “I can’t quit you baby”
I know that I will be in attendance for this show, and I hope that you will be too!


WSU Jazz Ensemble and The Hornheads Live at WSU tonight! 11/13


The WSU Jazz Ensemble will be performing tonight, Friday, November 13, at the Performing Arts Center on WSU Main Campus.

Also, The Hornheads, a Minnesota jazz/funk/acoustic group out of the Twin Cities will be peforming as well!

These guys are groovy and play jazz music for jazz lovers.

The Hornheads consist of Michael Nelson, Steve Strand, Dave Jensen, Kenni Holmen, and Kathy Jensen all playing different horned instruments.

Some of these guys have played with so many different famous bands and musicians.

Come down to the PAC to see some great live jazz!

The show will be starting at 7:30 PM and ending at 9:00 PM.

This show will be $4 for students and seniors and 8$ for adults.

All ages show, so bring the kids!

One Ton Gunn Live at Club 151! 10/31


If you can’t make it over to the Deep Sea Summit show because it’s not your thing, then come on by Club 151 on Halloween night to see One Ton Gunn.

These guys are a band out of Winona, MN that play Rock/ Classic Rock/ Alternative music.

Listen to One Ton Gunn on Myspace!

Halloweenona with Deep Sea Summit Live at Jefferson’s! 10-31



Spend your halloween with Deep Sea Summit at Jeffersons (pub) River Center in downtown Winona, this Saturdasy, October 31.

The show will start at 9:00 PM and is 18+

No cover has been listed, but it will most likely be a 5$-10$ cover.

Deep Sea Summit is an amazing Live Electronica/ Jazz/ Drum & Bass band out of Winona, MN.

The band consists of Jake Ilika on synth and guitar, Chris Peters on guitar and synth, Scott Lochner on Bass and Samples, and Charlie Smyrk on drums, samples, and programming.

With soothing electronic and guitar sounds, Deep Sea Summit plays a great show consisting of laser lights and groovy tunes.

Want to hear more by Deep Sea Summit? Click down below!

Mandy & Teresa play Ed’s (no name) Bar in Winona! 10/25

Mandy and T at Mugshots!

Mandy and T at Mugshots!

Mandy and Teresa will be playing live music at Ed’s Bar (E. 3rd) in downtown Winona this Sunday, October 25th!

These two ladies are from Winona State and will be rocking some great live acoustic music!

Their music can be described as soulful, poppy, and fun. Their voices are beautiful, and it syncopates well with their music.

If you like bands like Jason Mraz, Dave Mathews, Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, Jack Johnson, or Guster, then come on down to Ed’s on Sunday for a great listen.

This show will be free of charge, and 18+

Come out for some great live Winona music!

More by Teresa and Mandy below!