Wednesday, July 12 – Dan and the band play at the Northrop Plaza at the University of Minnesota, outdoors, daytime show, free, all-ages, from noon to 1 pm! http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/dan-israel it's also the birthday of our drummer Dave Russ! Woo hoo!
Wednesday, July 19 – Dan and at least some of the band play the 331 Club, music starts at 9:30 pm with Alicia Corbett opening, we play at about 10:30 pm, free! http://331club.com/
Sunday, July 23 - Dan (and friends) play at the Lake Harriet Bandshell, free, all-ages, outdoors, 2 pm to 3:30 pm
Monday, July 24 through Wednesday, July 26 – Dan goes back up to Sparta, MN to begin work on album #14 (!) with Rich Mattson and Dave Russ – many songs written, many more almost done, could be a lot of strong material on this one, very excited about it
Saturday, August 19 - Dan hosts his 3rd annual “Dan Israel and Friends Folk Festival” at Veterans Memorial Amphitheater in Wolfe Park, St. Louis Park, 7 pm, free, all-ages, outdoors, with Doug Collins, and Mother Banjo, along with a tribute to the late, great Lonnie Knight, more details soon!
Saturday, August 26 and Sunday, August 27 - Dan and the full band play the Great Minnesota Get-Together, the Minnesota State Fair - we'll be on the West End Stage (formerly known as Heritage Square) for sets at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, and 1:30 pm on BOTH DAYS of the opening weekend of the Fair, how cool, hope you can make it!
Thursday, September 14 - Dan plays an early happy hour show, accompanied by percussionist Mikkel Beckmen, at the Dubliner Pub in St. Paul, 5 to 7 pm, https://thedublinerpub.com/
September 29-30 - a cool solo show coming up. Stay tuned for details