NO TENT is a high energy bluegrass band from Minneapolis / St. Paul, Minnesota, led by singer-songwriter Reina del Cid and guitarist Toni Lindgren. Formed in 2011, No Tent plays a blend of bluegrass standards, older country, folk, and blues, with a few originals mixed in. Over the last six years, we have performed at festivals, corporate events, weddings, and private parties around the nation. The band features a rotating cast of some of the best bluegrass players from the Twin Cities area including banjo, mandolin, guitar, harmonica, fiddle, bass, dobro, and even cloggers.
“Jason Harrod’s music has catchy melodies, expert guitar work, and honest lyricism, and that’s all you need.” — Paste Magazine
Jason Harrod is a Brooklyn-based performing songwriter known for generous melodies and poetic, image-rich lyrics. Jason made his mark as one-half of seminal Boston duo Harrod and Funck before venturing out on his own. Now, with the release of his third solo release, Highliner, Harrod has reached a high watermark of musicality and poetry. Highliner is a collection of 11 sweeping, cinematic travelogues, filled with quirky narrative detail and propelled by Harrod's honey-dipped tenor, now clearer and more commanding than ever.
Coming to The Pioneer all the way from Sweden is Sofia Talvik!
"Unmistakably Nordic in flavor, Sofia somehow still conforms to American interpretations of her own original acoustic folk music, a north sea siren blending sparkle and melancholy in a visually-arresting solo presentation"
Rockford, IL-based Miles Nielsen has spent nearly a decade enthralling audiences with music that draws force from the prime years of Western-influenced rock music and classic ‘60s soul. Claiming influences as diverse as Otis Redding’s classic soul and Jellyfish’s cult power pop recordings.
The Fremont Area Big Give is a 24-hour online giving event organized by the Fremont Area Community Foundation to grow philanthropy in the Greater Dodge County area. This year's event is scheduled for May 9, 2017. Our goal is to increase public awareness of the impact local nonprofits make in addressing our area's social challenges, bring nonprofits and donors together, expand online giving, connect people to the causes that matter to them most and, of course, make giving FUN. By turning giving into a shared experience, we can move the Fremont area forward, together!