Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Davina and The Vagabonds have created a stir on the national blues scene with their high-energy live shows, sharp-dressed professionalism, and Davina Sowers’ commanding stage presence. With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and Tom Waits, the band is converting audiences one show at a time, from Vancouver to Miami and across Europe.
Members: Davina Sowers – Vocals/Piano/Ukulele, Dan Eikmeier – Trumpet/Vocals, Ben Link – Tromobne/Vocals, Connor McRae Hammergren – Drums/Vocals, Greg Beyers- Upright Bass/Cello.
This live performance is produced by KFAI’s MinneCulture with support from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music. This week, I interview hip artist Baby Shel and blues singer Corey Medina.