Saturday September 4th Field Trips and Poetry Open Mic at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Saturday everyone ♫ We are very happy to announce a new weekly event: Dirty Words – Poetry Open Mic featuring the wonderful RoseDrop Rust! Head to the Stoner’s Lounge and sign up at the door if you want to present your work, otherwise kick back and enjoy the talented people who will share their art 🙂
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/45/54/38

Field Trips!

9 am Field Trip: Raspbury Rearwin at The Blarney Stone!

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

1 pm Field Trip: Twostep Spiritweaver & Beth Odets at Lavender Field!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Feed%20A%20Smile/73/142/22

7 pm Field Trip: Twostep Spiritweaver and Beth Odets at BBW Heaven Beach Club!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/BBWHeaven/234/89/23

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at Blues Seduction!

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


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

Sunday June 27th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Sunday everyone ♫ There’s been a little reshuffling here at The Dirty Grind IAC, so join us and enjoy an even longer in-house show! The weekend will be so much better with lots of amazing music and dancing 🙂
https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/47/55/38

3p 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!

4p Beth Odets

Beth Odets is a classically trained concert violinist who threw it all away to become the greatest itinerant fiddlist in Second Life. Her Solo Performances in SL feature both Violin/Fiddle AND Guitar/Vocals. She plays/sings Originals and Covers – an eclectic mix that ranges from Blues to Bluegrass and from Mozart to Metallica. Beth is an outstanding Entertainer and Musician – with a side order of funny!

5p Raspbury Rearwin

Staying as far below the radar as he can, Raspbury Rearwin will 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 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!

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!

Field Trips!

7 am Field Trip: Lyric Wolfsong at Streaming Falls!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dark%20Side/35/127/46

9 am Field Trip: The Vinnie Show at SL18B Main Stage!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/SLB%20Dazzle/28/32/21

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

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

1 pm Field Trip: Mandala Bee at Kickin Club!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dark%20Side/147/146/22


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

Sunday June 6th: Beth Odets Duel-a-Thon at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Sunday everyone ♫ It’s Beth’s birthday! To celebrate, we called forth a great many musicians to duet with her and provide you with a show to remember 🙂 Spread the word and wear comfortable shoes to dance to this veritable smorgasbord of talents!
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/144/116/1855

Beth Odets

Beth is a classically trained concert violinist who threw it all away to become the greatest itinerant fiddlist in Second Life. Her Solo Performances in SL feature both Violin/Fiddle AND Guitar/Vocals. She plays/sings Originals and Covers – an eclectic mix that ranges from Blues to Bluegrass and from Mozart to Metallica. Beth is an outstanding Entertainer and Musician – with a side order of funny!

3p Mimi Carpenter

Known for her distinctively gentle, French lilt, Mimi Carpenter’s talent as a self-taught musician has graced the SL music scene for a decade. Mimi’s extensive song list doesn’t just highlight the eclectic tastes and influences upon her development as an artist, which includes rock, indie and pop. The inclusion of English, French, and German language songs reflect the travels and experiences living throughout Europe and abroad.

3:30p Shannon Oherlihy

Shannon creates contemporary folk music with rich vocals and songs that resonate with a strong sense of the human experience. She started playing when she was nine years old and never stopped – since 2008 she has been performing in Second Life. Her warm, earnest voice is reminiscent of Joan Baez and Natalie Merchant.

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!

4:30p 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 SL.

5p Lexie Luan

Lexie has been performing most of her life; her soulful style of singing lends her female energy to each song she sings. She will have you feeling her emotions right down to the core of your being, with a style that has been described as stunning and very much her own; an experience not to be missed!

5:30p Zorch Boomhauer

Diversity, intensity, reverence and heresy, with a breath drawn long sometimes stretched tense as silvered steel over wood and bone, with the power of his evocative and thought provoking lyrics – that’s Zorch Boomhauer. His music has a sometimes painful directness and honesty rarely found even in earthy folk, and his tales tell themselves as elegantly in melody as in his sometimes brutal words.

6p 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 🙂

6:30p Twostep Spiritweaver

From Blues to Bluegrass, Beatles to Bach, Grateful Dead to Van Morrison and all the music inbetween, Twostep Spiritweaver weaves his way through all of it. He may play pure blues followed by sweet ballads and love songs, or he might just start playing to see where the music takes him.

7p RoseDrop Rust

Rusty plays sensitive ballads, classic rock and roll, unusual covers, unique songs from personal friends, heartfelt originals accompanied by live guitar or piano. He’s also known for his provocative poems he likes to throw in the mix when the mood strikes!

7:30p 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!

Field Trips!

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

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

12 pm Field Trip: Mimi Carpenter at The Blarney Stone!

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

2 pm Field Trips:

Lluis Indigo at Fern Jazz & Blues Lounge!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Blue%20Moon/45/59/26

Effinjay, Jordan Lively, Maximillion Kleene, and Shyla the Super Gecko at the Music Road Trip venue for Ebbe Altberg’s Memorial.

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/GoldLand/37/21/24

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/

Wednesday May 19th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Wednesday everyone ♫ The Dirty Grind IAC is back at the main stage! Invite your friends to jump over this Hump day with great tunes, lovely art, and dancing!
https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/47/55/38

3p 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; he 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.

4p Wald Schridde

As “The One-Man Renaissance Band”, Wald creates layered, multi-track recordings of medieval and renaissance music: sing and play folk songs, traditional tunes and early music on guitar, autoharp, mountain dulcimer, recorders, mandolin, and penny whistle.

5p 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.

6p 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!

12 pm Field Trip: Lluis Indigo at the Rockstage Dreamvenue!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/MISFITsNC/113/187/1221

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

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

2 pm Field Trip: Beth Odets at Surfside Hideaway!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Crystal%20Falls/151/72/32

7 pm Field Trips:

Reno Jones at the Shack on Mother Road!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Mishiland/33/76/75

Zorch Boomhauer at the Mumbling Goat!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Caddo/172/156/3701

8 pm Field Trip: Jamba LosAngeles at The Beat Scene!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Tamsi/47/189/22

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at The Arches on Darksong!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Bluemoon%20Island/201/233/24

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 April 28th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Wednesday everyone ♫ The Dirty Grind IAC is happy to welcome Dee Timeless to our family of regular musicians! Invite your friends, come on over and get to know him and his music – a perfect way to smooth out any bumps this Hump day will throw at us 😉
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/27/157/567

4p Dee Timeless

Dee’s guitar playing is second to none with vocals to match, providing a quality listening experience with a strong sound. He performs a broad range of covers, including fingerstyle guitar and singing in other languages, and likes to take listeners on a trip back to the past, and back again, without a seat belt. Aside from that it’s about fun! Dee LOVES to play music for people, and it is a great joy to reach a person’s soul, spirit, and mind through music.

5p RoseDrop Rust

Rusty plays sensitive ballads, classic rock and roll, unusual covers, unique songs from personal friends, heartfelt originals accompanied by live guitar or piano. He’s also known for his provocative poems he likes to throw in the mix when the mood strikes!

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.

Field Trips!

1 pm Field Trips:

Lluis Indigo at the Bluestar Music Park!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Chantilly/132/9/22

Mandala Bee at The Blarney Stone!

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

7 pm Field Trips:

Reno Jones at Mother Road!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Mishiland/33/76/75

Zorch Boomhauer at the Mumbling Goat!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Caddo/172/156/3701

8 pm Field Trip: Jamba LosAngeles at The Beat Scene!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Tamsi/47/189/22

9 pm Field Trip: Dilah Halostar at The Mountain!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Aspen%20Woods/254/38/230

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/

Sunday April 25th Live at The Dirty Grind IAC!

Safe Sunday everyone ♫ The Dirty Grind IAC invites you to a great party full of excellent music and a beautiful art exhibition: best way to celebrate the weekend ❤
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/27/157/567


And if you want to admire even more art, go to The Center Ground Gallery of Art for the artwork of Real Life artist Judilynn India – there will also be music!
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Han%20Loso/215/43/66

3p Beth Odets

Beth Odets is a classically trained concert violinist who threw it all away to become the greatest itinerant fiddlist in Second Life. Her Solo Performances in SL feature both Violin/Fiddle AND Guitar/Vocals. She plays/sings Originals and Covers – an eclectic mix that ranges from Blues to Bluegrass and from Mozart to Metallica. Beth is an outstanding Entertainer and Musician – with a side order of funny!

4p 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!

5p Zorch Boomhauer

Diversity, intensity, reverence and heresy, with a breath drawn long sometimes stretched tense as silvered steel over wood and bone, with the power of his evocative and thought provoking lyrics – that’s Zorch Boomhauer. His music has a sometimes painful directness and honesty rarely found even in earthy folk, and his tales tell themselves as elegantly in melody as in his sometimes brutal words.

6p 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!

Field Trips!

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

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

12 pm Field Trip: Raspbury Rearwin at The Blarney Stone!

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

2 pm Field Trips:

Lluis Indigo at Fern Jazz & Blues Lounge!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Blue%20Moon/45/59/26

Phemie Alcott at Templemore City!

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Templemore%20City/204/219/28

Mandala Bee at Brazen Head!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Benvolio/100/79/25

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

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Blue%20Moon/45/59/26

8 pm Field Trip: Thunderfoot Lorefield at Cafè Musique!

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

9 pm Field Trip: Raspbury Rearwin at Gonja Land!

https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gonja%20Land/194/221/3006


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

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