Thursday Dec. 1st Live @ The Dirty Grind!

dec1.pngHappy Thursday from all of us here at The Dirty Grind Independent Artist Community!! We invite you to join us for some Grade-A live musical entertainment from some of the best live musicians Second Life has to offer!  Bring your friends and come on down!

4pm Beth Odets

Beth Odets is a classically trained concert violinist who threw it all away to become the greatest itinerant fiddlist in Second Life. “I just try not make it sound like cats having sex” -Beth Odets .

5pm The Matthew Show

Whether it’s a song about drinking and driving in Heaven or an unconventional love song; Matthew sings about basically whatever he feels like singing about.    His shows are funny , entertaining , unpredictable and a guaranteed good time.

6pm Effinjay

Frogg was a vocal jazz minor at college, while Jay studied piano for 14 years, and together as singer/songwriters, they have produced a comprehensive range of heartfelt and memorable melodies and poetically lyrical songs.

7pm Lyndon Heart

Lyndon Heart appears on SL’s premiere stages and brings his eclectic repertoire of acoustic rock, folk, funk, and blues to an avid flock of digital fans. With a playlist that encompasses originals, popular covers and lesser-known gems, Lyndon’s shows are sure to include lots of your musical heart-shaped favourites!

Field Trips!

1pm Field Trips! Lexus Melodie, & Suzen Juel

Lexus Melodie @ Bonaventure!

Suzen Juel @ Surfside!

2pm Field Trip! Winston Ackland @ Wanderlust

8pm Field Trip! The Vinnie Show @ Godfathers!

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @

Stoner’s Wednesday! November 30th Live @ The Dirty Grind

Hello Dirty Grinders, tonight we return to The Dirty Grind’s main venue for Stoner’s Wednesday! There’s a bit of a chill in the air but we’ll warm you up quickly with some amazing live music, starting with the (super-duper uber verrrry much soooooooooooo anticipated) return of Billy Thunders to The Dirty Grind stage!


 3pm Billy Thunders

Fingerpicked steel-string guitars collide with gritty slide as Billy takes you down the dusty roads of acoustic blues and the funky backstreets of contemporary folk-rock. In RL, Billy is Cletis Carr, who has released seven solo albums and countless band CD’s. He’s an award-winning record producer and songwriter for film, TV and chart hits for other artists. He’s shared the stages with the likes of Tom Petty, Joan Jett, Elvis Costello and many more.

4pm Laidback Celt

LB is a soulful, gravelly voiced rock singer, who accompanies himself on guitar. He loves to bang out the music he sings to as he puts his own unique flavour on each and every song. He’ll rock his ass off, belting out tune after tune while you do the chair dance! Come …listen …have a little fun!!! 😉

 5pm The Vinnie Show

Singing current favourites to Classic Rock & Pop, those songs you grew up with and loved, songs you’ve newly  discovered and some trending now. ….plus ORIGINALS – all
acoustically, Vinnie pours his heart and soul into every song and Live performance ….hoping to give something to each person In the audience. The Vinnie Show is all about
having fun together!

6pm Winston Ackland

Winston has a gift with connecting with his audiences as they relax in the cozy atmosphere his presence creates and enjoy innovative songs crafted from a blend of rock, bossa nova, folk, blues and jazz.

Field Trips!

12pm Field Trips! Suzen Juel and The Vinnie Show

Suzen Juel @ The Blue Katt Lounge

The Vinnie Show @ Katja’s!

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @

Tuesday November 29th Field Trips!

Happy Tuesday from all of us here at The Dirty Grind Independent Artist Community.  Hope everyone is having a wonderful week so far, here are some field trips to make it even better!


11am Field Trip! The Vinnie Show @ Bleu Katt Blues

4pm Field Trip! Wald Schridde @ The Blarney Stone

6pm Field Trips! David Csiszer, Shannon Oherlihy, & Thunderfoot Lorefield!


8pm Field Trip! Gypsy Dhrua @ Villa Lobos!

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @

Monday November 28th Field Trips!

It’s Monday Dirty Grinders! That means it’s time for your Monday Dirty Grind Family Field Trips!  We here at The Dirty Grind Independent Artist Community like to make sure you know the artist’s whereabouts , even when they are not playing in-house. Go to the shows and support these amazing musicians!

And now here are your field trips for today!


10am Field Trip! The Vinnie Show & Beth Odets @ Surfside!

11am Field Trip! Agusto Napoli @ Surfside!

1pm Field Trips! Lexus Melodie & Winston Ackland!

Lexus Melodie @ Surfside!

Winston Ackland @ House of Sound

2pm Field Trips! Suzen Juel @ The Blarney Stone!

6pm Field Trip! Shannon Oherlihy @ Tranquil Cafe

Shannon Oherlihy  @ Tranquil Cafe

7pm Field Trips! The Vinnie Show @ The Merry Pranksters

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @ Radio Grind

Saturday November 25th Field Trips

It’s Saturday! That means sleeping in, cartoons and most importantly, tonnes of live music on the grid for you to enjoy! We even have the opening of a brand new venue. We know you know this, but please always remember to send your love in Lindens to the artists, hosts and venues.

Remember also to visit us. There is so much to do on our all-inclusive sim…galleries to enjoy, Radio Grind featuring our family of musical artists to listen to, discovery booths to browse and an entire sim of magic to explore.


2pm Field Trips! Lexus Melodie & Phemie Alcott

Lexus Melodie @ Paradise Eiland

Phemie Alcott @ Home of Sound

3pm Field Trip! Suzen Juel @ Paradise Eiland

5pm Field Trip! David Csiszer @ Paradise Eiland

6pm Field Trips! Gypsy Dhrua, Effinjay & Suzen Juel

Gypsy Dhrua @ Blarney Stone

Effinjay @ Maclinton’s Pub!

Suzen Juel @ Love Kats

7pm Field Trip! Beth Odets @ Acoustic Cave!

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @

Short break! Love yous!

Hey All!

We are taking a short break to spring clean The Dirty Grind’s mechanisms. Our daily blog ( and field trip notices will resume on Wednesday!

Additionally,shows are cancelled for this week for the US thanksgiving holiday.

If you are interested in joining The Dirty Grind family as a member of our dear and vital support staff, please contact Ian or me, or fill out the application at the link below.

Thank you so much!

Friday Nov 18th Field Trips

It’s Friday Dirty Grinders! We here at The Dirty Grind Independent Artist Community hope that all of you have had a wonderful week! Let’s start the weekend off right with some Dirty Grind Family Field Trips! Go to the shows, bring your friends , support the artists and venues …and don’t forget to tell them who sent ya! 😉


10am Field Trip! The Vinnie Show w/Beth Odets @ Cafe Musique!

11am Field Trip! Agusto Napoli @ ZengMusic Venue!

12pm Field Trip! Lexus Melodie @ Cafe Musique!

1pm Field Trip! Suzen Juel @ Cafe Musique!

2pm Field Trip! Agusto Napoli @ Surfside!

 6pm Field Trips! Shannon Oherlihy & Winston Ackland

Shannon Oherlihy @ Nashville

Winston Ackland @ Hotel Chelsea

7pm Field Trip! Effinjay @ Nashville!

7:30 pm Field Trip!  The Vinnie Show@ Etta’s!

8pm Field Trip! David Csiszer @ Club Zydeco!

And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24-7 @