CD Review, Tell Tale Heart by Avey Grouws Band

By Mitzi Beliveau From the first song on this CD, Love Raining Down, I wanted to get on the Roof Top Café and start singing and dancing. I’ve never had this experience with any CD. A powerful CD, Tell Tale Heart by Avey Grouws Band. Love and life by the songs in this CD with … Continue reading CD Review, Tell Tale Heart by Avey Grouws Band

The Pat McLaughlin Band

By Mitzi Beliveau It was a Saturday evening, and I went to the Fred Babcock VFW Post 5555, Richfield, Minnesota. I was there for a birthday party for a friend, and the Pat McLaughlin Band was there. What a blast! Many top musicians and singers went on stage, which wowed the crowd. Everyone likes to … Continue reading The Pat McLaughlin Band

Brother Jon and Frensz 2

Music Review, Road to Memphis By Mitzi Beliveau An upbeat blues song with the raspy voice of Jon Rabideaux as the lead singer with Casey Frensz blending it, making a complete song for your listening enjoyment. You can never go wrong with this duo when they get together, people gather, lots of people gather to … Continue reading Brother Jon and Frensz 2

Brother Jon and Frensz 3

Music Review, Dog2 By Mitzi Beliveau Upbeat music by Casey Frensz and Jon Rabideaux. Well, blended music and singing. One hit after another with this duo. You can lose with anything that comes with magical music, the creators of Casey and Jon. This song is the song that would reach many genres of music as … Continue reading Brother Jon and Frensz 3

Brother Jon and Frensz 4

Music Review, Always Going to Be Here JBF By Mitzi Beliveau As the music starts with your harmonica solo, it brings you into dreamland. Then blends in the music and singing of a southern blues tune. A great hit to hit the road with. I’m not surprised if this is another one of the duo … Continue reading Brother Jon and Frensz 4

Brother Jon and Frensz 5

Music Review, 4th of July 12 String By Mitzi Beliveau A very upbeat song about a loved loss. Not a slow song as you might imagine but upbeat music that keeps your feet tapping and your head bobbing! A great duo of singers and musicians that blend well together. 4th of July 12 String is … Continue reading Brother Jon and Frensz 5

Lock up Your Sons, By Debra Lyn Neufeld

CD Review By Mitzi Beliveau CD, Lock up Your Sons by Debra Lyn Neufeld, Manitoba's queen of the blues. A powerful and soulful sexy voice! Singing the blues, jazzy, soul, R&R, a bit of country, and the famous Winnipeg sound. A CD is full of exceptional music that will keep your body moving to the … Continue reading Lock up Your Sons, By Debra Lyn Neufeld

Jacquie Maddix – Lady J Maddix

Jacquie Maddix - Lady J Maddix By Mitzi Beliveau I met Jacquie as many of her friends call her at a Jam Session at Wilebskis Blues Saloon in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Jacquie fans call her, Lady J has a bigger than life personality and amazing laughter when you first meet her. I felt completely comfortable … Continue reading Jacquie Maddix – Lady J Maddix

SpotLight: James Hutchinson

SpotLight: James Hutchinson By Mitzi Beliveau Most Monday nights, I go to the Apple Valley Legion Post 1776 in Apple Valley, Minnesota. For the Monday Night Jam Sessions. I find it a pleasure to listen and eat with many of my friends there. Packed with musicians and singers and some of the locals. One of … Continue reading SpotLight: James Hutchinson

Shaws Open Jam

Shaws Open Jam By Mitzi Beliveau It was a cold winter Monday night when a friend and I went to the Shaws Grill in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for an Open Jam Session. I had been asked by friends to come and listen to a great musical jam session. I decided to go after a friend said … Continue reading Shaws Open Jam