Wednesday March 17th: The Fuzzball at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Wednesday everyone and happy St. Patrick’s Day! The Dirty Grind IAC invites you to the fuzziest show there is – The Fuzzball! We celebrate Saint Gertrude of Nivelles, live music AND the opening of the exhibit of our new Featured Artist: Mary Sparrow! Come to be delighted and entertained, bring your friends, your pets, and have lots of fun with us ♫

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/28/159/566

3p Suzen JueL

Suzen JueL, a.k.a. JueL Resistance, is a self taught musician who has been performing since she was 13 years old. She has perfected the weaving of her mind’s eye and heart’s passion into lyrical paintings richly embedded with emotional hues from her personal experiences. Her lyrics feed the listener’s soul and stirs the heart and sentiment of any who have been privileged to hear her perform them.

4p The Matthew Show

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

5p Jed Luckless

Jed Luckless is NYC area musician who performs original music and streams his shows in Second Life. His improvisational style has earned him the nickname Jammin’ Jed and this spontaneity makes every performance a unique experience for the listener.

6p Effinjay

Jeremy Works (Frogg) was a vocal jazz minor at college, while Marc lePine (Jaycatt) studied piano for 14 years, but they only started playing music together after joining Second Life. Together , as singer/songwriters, they have produced a comprehensive range of heartfelt and memorable melodies and poetically lyrical songs. They have a loyal listener base, and entertain and delight the live music lovers of Second Life.

7p Ren Enberg and Quai Franklin

Sassy, soulful, irreverent, original, acoustic, and always a bit naughty: this is Ren Enberg in a nutshell. Her velvety voice and engaging personality highlight her singing/songwriting style: bluesy and smooth, with a rich and dynamic emotional range.
With Quai Franklin as her amazing partner they are a duo with vocal and instrumental perfection combined in ways that will make your soul beg for more!

8p Senjata Witt

Steady as a heartbeat, that’s how her guitar style’s been described: rhythmic, percussive, and punctual, with a voice like rose petals steeped in bourbon. Folk, Blues, Traditional and original music, served up in her own special style!

Field Trips!

11 am Field Trip: Wald Schridde at The Blarney Stone!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dublin/81/81/25

1 pm Field Trip: Mandala Bee at The Blarney Stone!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dublin/81/81/25

2 pm Field Trip: Lexus Melodie at Velvet Touch (Women Only)!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Vanilla%20Escapes/169/50/22

10 pm Field Trip: RoseDrop Rust at City’s Edge!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Metaverse/152/240/2735


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354

Friday March 12th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Friday everyone ♫ Please join us at The Dirty Grind IAC in welcoming J Lively to our family of regulars! This show is the perfect way to get through Friday with a pep in your step thanks to these incredible musicians, and make sure to check out today’s many field trips 😀

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/47/53/38

12p Lluis Indigo

Lluis Garcia is a self taught musician who has been experimenting with music since he was 7 years old and performing since he was 14. Many know him as creator and builder in SL, but in 2017 he turned his creative focus to his real passion: music. Being from Barcelona, he loves to sing flamenco style called “rumba”, but also creates relaxing and deep sounds.

1p Mandala Bee

Mandala, a Rio de Janeiro Brazilian, loves to entertain her audience. She is a guitarist and singer and her vocal style is Bossa Nova: one of the best-known Brazilian music styles abroad, a lyrical fusion of samba and jazz. However, her musical style doesn’t stop there – it includes Blues, Rock, Pop and of course Romantic Songs. She is multi-lingual in her songs: Portuguese, Spanish, French and English. When you hear a tune or song you like, she loves you to sing together with her!

2p Suzen JueL

Suzen JueL, a.k.a. JueL Resistance, is a self taught musician who has been performing since she was 13 years old. She has perfected the weaving of her mind’s eye and heart’s passion into lyrical paintings richly embedded with emotional hues from her personal experiences. Her lyrics feed the listener’s soul and stirs the heart and sentiment of any who have been privileged to hear her perform them.

3p J Lively

As a singer / songwriter, J Lively not only has a distinct voice with a touch of rasp that captivates while singing covers and original music, but also plays ukulele, guitar, and piano live. EDM, hip hop, indie, pop, country, rock, and classics– she doesn’t do straight covers, but infuses them with her youthful energy & charisma. Her shows may be the only place you’ll hear Led Zeppelin or Lil Jon’s Get Low on the ukulele.

Field Trips!

10 am Field Trip: The Vinnie Show at Cafè Musique!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Sandness/65/211/22

5 pm Field Trip: Kaklick Martin at Hotel Chelsea!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Lanestris/100/166/104

6 pm Field Trip: Reno Jones at The Home & Garden Expo!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hope%201/100/136/22

7 pm Field Trips:

Effinjay at The Home & Garden Expo!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hope%201/100/136/22

Twostep Spiritweaver at Club PlanetAry!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Eden%20Valley/32/75/2075

Raspbury Rearwin at Miktopia’s Friday Campfire!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Castaway%20Bay/77/236/21

8 pm Field Trips:

Reno Jones at Actually Love’s Cuddle Campfire!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Actually%20Love/69/54/27

Thunderfoot Lorefield at Avian Retreat’s Eyrie Café!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gualdo/146/70/30

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at Avian Retreat’s Eyrie Café!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gualdo/146/70/30

10 pm Field Trip: Ren and Quai at Bray’s Place!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Brays%20Place/124/198/23


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354/

Saturday February 13th: Dead Cupid Ball at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Saturday everyone – It’s almost Valentine’s day, and you know what that means around here… *cackles*

The annual Dead Cupid Ball at The Dirty Grind IAC is upon us 😉 Call your friends and come on over for a snarky take on this saccharine festivity, wrapped in incredible music and hosted at a unique venue!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/47/55/38

3p Jamba LosAngeles

Jamba LosAngeles performs music that beautifully haunts your heart with a smile. He plays a twelve string acoustic guitar and harmonica. His music has been heard regularly in Second Life since the beginning of SL time. He covers songs that you have heard before, but in a unique way!

4p Senjata Witt

Steady as a heartbeat, that’s how her guitar style’s been described: rhythmic, percussive, and punctual, with a voice like rose petals steeped in bourbon. Folk, Blues, Traditional and original music, served up in her own special style!

5p Raspbury Rearwin

Staying as far below the radar as he can, he’ll Ninja surprise you with his sultry smooth take on the songs you forgot you loved and a few you never heard before. Gripping originals and covers you won’t recognize make for an hour of fun and aural pleasure 🙂

6p Phemie Alcott

Phemie has been a singer-songwriter since 1993 and has loved playing in Second Life since 2007. Along with her RL performing career, she has enjoyed playing to people from all over the world here in this warm and supportive environment of SL music. Her songs are introspective piano based tunes.

7p Effinjay

Jeremy Works (Frogg) was a vocal jazz minor at college, while Marc lePine (Jaycatt) studied piano for 14 years, but they only started playing music together after joining Second Life. Together , as singer/songwriters, they have produced a comprehensive range of heartfelt and memorable melodies and poetically lyrical songs. They have a loyal listener base, and entertain and delight the live music lovers of Second Life.

Field Trips!

2 pm Field Trip: RoseDrop Rust at Fern Jazz!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Blue%20Moon/47/52/25

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at Blues Seduction!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Rainy%20Valley/215/227/22

10 pm Field Trip: Ren and Quai at The Nameless Cafè!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Erogenous%20Zones/183/180/29


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354/

Wednesday January 20th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Wednesday everyone ♫ The Dirty Grind IAC is very happy to announce a new member of our family: Steve Genesis! Join us in giving him a warm welcome and stay to enjoy all the great music for this Hump day party!
https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/46/51/39

6p Effinjay

Jeremy Works (Frogg) was a vocal jazz minor at college, while Marc lePine (Jaycatt) studied piano for 14 years, but they only started playing music together after joining Second Life. Together , as singer/songwriters, they have produced a comprehensive range of heartfelt and memorable melodies and poetically lyrical songs. They have a loyal listener base, and entertain and delight the live music lovers of Second Life.

7p Etherian Kamaboko

Etherian Kamaboko performs live acoustic/electric Roots, Blues, Americana, Classic Rock, Folk style of music. He sings and plays 6 &12 string acoustic, Resonator Slide, and electric guitar with harmonica with keyboard drum emulator. Etherian performs covers by Bob Dylan, Jeff Black, Muddy Waters, John Prine, and many more. A little of this and a whole lotta that!

8p Steve Genesis

Steve Genesis (Steve Regnier) is a singer, songwriter, guitar player, and guitar maker from Edmonton, Canada. His online shows are broadcast from his basement studio. He brings an incredibly diverse show to SL; some songs are acoustic versions, while others are high energy songs played on a loop pedal sounding like a full band. Steve plays both cover and original material. The styles can vary from acoustic classics from Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens, Paul Simon, all the way to Robin Trower and early Fleetwood Mac.

9p Dilah Halostar

Versed in most types of music, Dilah enjoys blues, standards and jazz in SL. Funny, warm and passionate, with a great vocal and emotional range, she lights up the stage whether singing or playing. She rocks like Jerry Lee Lewis and swings a great Country/Western tune. She can improvise a mean blues song on the spot from topics of conversation in local chat – she calls them “wing-it blues”! Dilah delights her audiences with her own original songs and with covers of several singers; she loves requests and also suggestions.

Field Trips!

1 pm Field Trip: Mandala Bee at The Blarney Stone!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dublin/81/81/25

2 pm Field Trip: Lexus Melodie at Velvet Touch (Women Only)!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Vanilla%20Escapes/169/50/22

10 pm Field Trip: RoseDrop Rust at City’s Edge!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Metaverse/152/240/2735


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354/

Wednesday January 6th: The 10th Annual Hollow Days at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Wednesday everyone 🎵 The Dirty Grind IAC reopens after the wintry pause and invites you to celebrate an important anniversary! That’s right, it’s been 10 years since that fateful day and we chose today to help you wrap the holidays up with a party to remember 🥳

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/47/55/38

3pm Reno Jones

Reno Jones’ singing and guitar playing defies all expectations. “A voice like golf balls in a dryer”, and “You call this music?” are just a few of the things critics have said about Reno Jones’ musical stylings. Mixing it all up in a blender, Reno Jones covers songs from the 1920’s to the 2020’s and even originals; Reno adds his unique spin to all genres. As a studio musician and recording engineer for many decades, Reno has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry.

4pm Gypsy Dhrua

Gypsy Dhrua (Dhruvà) is a talented musician: she plays multiple instruments (guitar, flute, percussion) and is a publisher of independently produced music CDs and videos. Her rich, husky voice will take you on a journey through heartfelt originals and soulful covers that will mesmerize and entertain you.

5pm Jed Luckless

Jed Luckless is NYC area musician who performs original music and streams his shows in Second Life. His improvisational style has earned him the nickname Jammin’ Jed and this spontaneity makes every performance a unique experience for the listener.

6pm Effinjay

Jeremy Works (Frogg) was a vocal jazz minor at college, while Marc lePine (Jaycatt) studied piano for 14 years, but they only started playing music together after joining Second Life. Together , as singer/songwriters, they have produced a comprehensive range of heartfelt and memorable melodies and poetically lyrical songs. They have a loyal listener base, and entertain and delight the live music lovers of Second Life.

7pm Phemie Alcott

Phemie has been a singer-songwriter since 1993 and has loved playing in Second Life since 2007. Along with her RL performing career, she has enjoyed playing to people from all over the world here in this warm and supportive environment of SL music. Her songs are introspective piano based tunes.

8pm Etherian Kamaboko

Etherian Kamaboko performs live acoustic/electric Roots, Blues, Americana, Classic Rock, Folk style of music. He sings and plays 6 &12 string acoustic, Resonator Slide, and electric guitar with harmonica with keyboard drum emulator. Etherian performs covers by Bob Dylan, Warren Zevon, Rolling Stones, Muddy Waters, and many more. A little of this and a whole lotta that!

Field Trips!

10 am Field Trip: Dusty Smythe at Cafè Musique!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Sandness/120/173/21

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at The Distillery!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/New%20Tennessee/77/180/26


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354

Sunday January 3rd Field Trips!

Safe Sunday everyone –  no in-house shows today either, but some very nice field trips and good news: The Dirty Grind IAC reopens soon with a shiny party for an important celebration! Don’t make plans for Wednesday and stay tuned for the notices 😀

11 am Field Trip: Lluis Indigo at The Blarney Stone!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dublin/83/82/25

4 pm Field Trip: Gypsy Dhrua & friends at Haven Campfire Circle!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Twilight%20Star/59/184/25

6 pm Field Trip: Shannon Oherlihy at Nitida Campfire!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Nitida/230/208/230

7 pm Field Trip: Senjata Witt at Fern Jazz & Blues Lounge!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Blue%20Moon/47/52/25

8 pm Field Trip: Thunderfoot Lorefield at Cafè Musique!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Sandness/120/173/21


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354/

Friday January 1st Field Trips + surprise!

Safe Friday and Happy 2021 everyone 🎊 Today The Dirty Grind is still closed, but our sister venue invites you to the Hotel Chelsea New Year Extravaganza to start your year with an astounding party: two stages, nine shows on each one, so there’s something for every preference ! You will find a lot of our regulars and many more musicians, so put your comfortable shoes on and prepare to enjoy many hours of great live music ♫

7 pm Field Trips:

Twostep Spiritweaver at Club PlanetAry!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Eden%20Valley/32/75/2075

Effinjay at Luskwood!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Lusk/217/168/62

8 pm Field Trips:

Raspbury Rearwin at Miktopia’s Friday Campfire!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Castaway%20Bay/77/236/21

Thunderfoot Lorefield at Avian Retreat’s Eyrie Café!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gualdo/146/70/30

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at Avian Retreat’s Eyrie Café!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gualdo/146/70/30

10 pm Field Trip: Ren and Quai at Bray’s Place!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Brays%20Place/124/198/23


And as always you can hear all of these talented musicians 24/7 at Radio Grind! http://cp6.digistream.info:20354/