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Amped up or acoustic, A Band Called Truman loves to rock it. We have a tight uptempo, mostly original set with an occasional covers thrown in.
Guided by the highly personal song-writing of Abe Curran, with Eric Bong on bass and Patrick Bowen on drums, the band plays a unique blend of rock, folk, funk, blues, and utilizes dynamic improvisation.
American Rebels is a hard-working, hard-rocking band that thrives on feedback-fueled guitar, driving bass and pounding drums.
Slow, harmonic synchronicity from the shores of Lake Superior.
Veterans of ancient instruments like the 2.3 horse power skill saw, garbage cans, shopping carts and sewage pipes.
Shameless alternative rock band playing original music. We love non skid carpeting, cats, eating thawed ice cream in secret, and crocheted undergarments.
Meeting at a midnight jam in the throes of a blizzard spent in the woods, men armed with a bottle and the mantra ”shit it’s cold”, began to forge bonds over fire, pizza and cheap whiskey.
Surf the arctic shores of Lake Superior and get ripped day in day out.
G'narwals, formerly known as Dare 2 Kill, consists of Jacob Daire (drums/vocals), Sean Kihlstadius (guitar/vocals), and Austin Korkowski (bass/vocals)
Dead End Friends: keeping heads bobbing and feet stomping since 2011.
Blending pop punk with the unique hardcore and punk that Duluth has bred in its vibrant basement scene, Dear Interceptor is both two-step and mosh pit inducing.
Buzzed-up, electrified country blues.
A tribute to Cheap Trick with band members from Duluth, Superior and St. Cloud, MN.
We do things to you. Not for you.
Fearless Moral Inventory blends a variety of influences -- including ska, blues, and country -- into their signature sound.
Glitteratti is an acoustic/electric rock outfit formed in Duluth, MN in 2013. Their sets are a mix of Gartman originals and classic covers that range from The Everly Brothers to Pink Floyd.
The Heaven's Gate Away Team is band based out of Duluth MN, with a focus on prepping and educating our peers for the recycling of our planet.
Jacob Swanson is quite a familiar face to the scene, having performed in / collaborated with several projects in the Duluth area.
The Little Black Books is a rock band that originated in Duluth, MN and now records out of Central Lakes area
Lord Montague is a blues influenced heavy rock band formed in Minneapolis, MN in early 2013.
A good friend of mine. A good friend of yours.
"With MNsure on the fritz and Don Ness retiring to become a shadow hunter or a monk of some sort, it’s time for a band to bring the essence of rock ’n’ roll to the heart of the people of Duluth."
Sit back, relax, and enjoy-kinda music.
Morrow is an original pop rock band with lots of upbeat rhythms. They write their own songs, but throw a few covers in!
The 100% queer solo project of Nat Harvie.
Punk band from Duluth, MN. You might say other bands...well, you know.
Currently a 5-piece group, Paper Parlor continues to expand upon their sound and energy, blending many genres into up-beat tunes for all to enjoy.
Psychedelic, instrumental post rock.
Loud, saucy, and just a tad ectoplasmic.
"Portage led the pack on the folk-pop front and had one of the more fully realized sounds in that genre; it seems like they would easily win over fans of Bon Iver." -Andrea Swenson, 89.3 The Current
Moved by the music of groups like Hum, Mogwai and Godspeed You! Black Emperor the band has spent over a decade writing and performing in Northern Minnesota.
Music of anticipation.
RoofTop Fable is a Minnesota raised rock band with smokey female vocals, toe tapping beats, pulsating bass and unforgettably catchy guitar riffs.
If there's one word to describe Ryan Van Slooten, it is "dreamer". His aspirations are big, and if you ask him, he'll tell you there's nothing you can't accomplish.
Sanz Trio is one of Duluth's up and coming rock/blues bands.
Proggy Deep Tissue Folkish Psyrock.
Original Poetic Roots Rock.
Blues/rock band based in Duluth, MN. Come out for a show to hear some adjusted classics and our great original tunes!
Long-running folk rock act from Duluth. We dare you not to tap your toes.
The Bottle Jockeys are a Duluth, MN-based rock band. Influenced heavily by some of the greatest pub rock musicians in the world.
Original hard rock band from Duluth, MN. Always looking to gig.
Cryptic messages set to music by visionary musicians. "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl!"
Lend us your ears as we sing a song seldom sung.
A quirky, bespectacled power trio whose melodic & manic sound is driven by beefy bass lines, punk beats, & folk-song storytelling.
Classic rock & roll project from the Twin Ports.
Roaming between the Twin Cities, Northfield, and Duluth, the Fontanelles bring their folk-infused brand of rock with them wherever they go.
The Slamming Doors is an energetic roots band led by singer songwriter, Adam Herman. Founded in northern Minnesota, their sound has been influence by a unique culture with a rich and deep musical history.
"Part blood-red lipstick...part dark-side-of-the-roller-rink." - Christa Lawler, DNT A&E