O’HOOTS THIS WEEK: Thursday, March 17, St. Paddy’s Day, at Harriet Brewing, and Friday, March 18  at Studio 2. Check out this week’s stellar line-ups, here.


The Mad Ripple Hootenanny Announces New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, and Lutsen Hoots – The Mad Ripple Hootenanny has had an amazing year, with more to come. The Hoot is now doing two-night stands each week: Thursdays at Harriet Brewing and Fridays at Studio 2 Café. This week, we’ll be kicking off the new year right.
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CORRECTION: The New Year’s Day Hoot at Studio 2 Café will be Jim Walsh and guests Brianna Lane, Elizabeth Lee Heinecke, Colin Wells, Brad McLemore

Two Hoots this week (12/10 & 12/11) means double the music, quadruple the fun! Jim Walsh leads the same stellar line-up of homegrown musicians on both nights:  J.W. Schuller, Liz Wilkinson and AJ Schieber (Wilkinson James) on Thursday, Dec. 10, 6:30-9 p.m., at Harriet Brewing (3036 Minnehaha Ave., Mpls.), and Friday, Dec. 11, 6:30-9 p.m., at Studio 2 Café (818 W. 46th St., Mpls.). Hope to see you there — at one or both!

Two editions of The Mad Ripple Hootenanny this week, and announcing the return of the Hoot to Studio 2 Café and the corner of 46th and Bryant: The ongoing singer/songwriter/community free-for-all that is The Mad Ripple Hootenanny takes to two similarly homegrown community stages this week: Thursday, Nov. 12, 6:30-9 p.m., at Harriet Brewing (3036 Minnehaha Ave., Mpls.), and Saturday, Nov. 14, 6:30-9 p.m., at Studio 2 Café (818 W. 46th St., Mpls.). Read more…