Never Let Your Fire Go Out
a benefit for Karl Bremer
Sunday, March 25
2pm - 9pm
Wilebski’s Blues Saloon in St. Paul
(1638 Rice Street 651-331-0929 )
$25 donation for admission and a
The Krewe of DADs is hosting a benefit for founding member Karl Bremer. The Krewe is a non-profit organization, based on New Orleans carnival clubs, and has operated quietly for the past 30 years, bringing a number of national touring bands to the twin cities. Mr. Bremer has been recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
Mr. Bremer is a native Minnesotan, muckraking journalist and music writer, former Brewmeister of St. Criox Brewing Company, political activist, and author of “The Madness of Michelle Bachman” (© 2011 John Wiley & Sons). Read his blog
Several musicians have volunteered their services for what promises to be a memorable and exciting day of music. Lending their talents are:
Camile Baudoin (Guitar) and Reggie Scanlan (Bass) from the New Orleans Radiators performing as the Side Door Rockers with Tony Glover and Curt Obeda
Gene Lafond and the Wild Unknown
Peter Oshtroushko playing with several acts including Camile and the Shrinking Rumors,
Paul Metsa with Cats Under the Stars.
Expect jam sessions and sets shared by several outstanding musicians from both ends of the Mississippi.
Wilebski’s is located at the intersection of Rice and Larpenteur in St. Paul. It is the reincarnated offspring of the famous Frogtown Blues Saloon and the Cancun Club. The space has been tastefully remodeled and is now an ideal venue for live music. There is ample attached and adjacent parking and a full menu is available.