A Conversation with Spiro's Jane Harbour

A Conversation with Spiro's Jane Harbour

English instrumentalist quartet Spiro has been creating music together for an incredible 25 years. The group is known for defying genres with complex string arrangements featuring the viola, violin, mandolin, and guitar. We talked with Jane Harbour of Spiro ahead of her show with LOTT at The Cedar about her inspirations, the evolution of Spiro, and what you can expect from the group’s set at The Cedar.

Introducing Local Jazz Punks 26 BATS!

Introducing Local Jazz Punks 26 BATS!

Blending a seemingly limitless range of influences, 26 BATS! are building a reputation on their airtight performances and being really hard to describe. The "genre-fluid" band began in 2015 and has since made a big splash in the Minneapolis music scene. Taking inspiration from the likes of Kacey Musgraves and Lizzo, the quintet have grown to become one of the most lovable and unpredictable bands in town.