WHAT: Bad Girlfriends
WHEN: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday, June 7.
BIO: Bad Girlfriends are a crowd favorite at fairs, festivals and clubs, performing a high-energy mix of classic and current rock, country and pop. The group also steps out of the normal cover band realm and delivers a powerful performance of music by the Tran-Siberian Orchestra. Bad Girlfriends features multiple lead vocalists who harmonize beautifully, and will deliver your favorite rock, country and dance songs from the ’70s through today’s hottest hits. Some of the artists the group covers include: Charlie Daniels, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Lady Antebellum, Katy Perry, Pat Benatar, Florida Georgia Line, Kid Rock, Poison, Motley Crue, Fleetwood Mac, Queen, Journey, Dixie Chicks, Madonna and Guns N Roses.
COST: $5 cover
WHAT: Broken Heartland String Band
WHEN: 1-5 p.m. Saturday, June 8.
BIO: Hailing from the Twin Cities, Broken Heartland String Band has brought an amalgamation of country, bluegrass and American to the Upper Midwest since 2015. The band brings energy and soul with a wide range of covers and originals blended from the diverse musical backgrounds of the band’s members. Gordon Bratt from Dixon, Illinois, accompanies his olive oil voice and giddy charm with bustling guitar chops. Courtney Buck, from Duluth, pairs her smoky voice with fiery fiddle solos. Rounding out the low end on bass is Chris Barthol from White Bear Lake. The three are out to provide a good time with wholesome, partner-swaying, knee-slapping, hootin’ and hollerin’ tunes.
WHAT: Uncle Chunk
WHEN: 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, June 8.
BIO: Uncle Chunk formed in 1996 and was the only band in the Twin Cities at that time to play all-modern music. Uncle Chunk has been playing over 100 shows per year for more than 20 years. Whether it be clubs, festivals, fairs, weddings, corporate, private, community functions, fundraisers/benefits or casinos, the band’s fan base ranges from young children to very mature adults, those who are young and those who are young at heart. Uncle Chunk’s members will impress audiences with their musicianship, song choices, look and interaction with fans. The fun that ensues on stage naturally transfers to the crowd, creating countless memorable moments. Uncle Chunk’s set list includes music from many different eras and genres. If you close your eyes, you just might feel as though you are listening to the original artist.
COST: $5 cover