Mother Banjo & Ben Cook-Feltz at Aster

Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 9:00pm

Mother Banjo & Ben Cook-Feltz Music bring their bands to the Aster Cafe to play a special night of folk, pop & Americana music with fun collaborations, surprising covers & door prizes! Reservations Recommended: (612) 379-3138 / Tickets: $6

Featuring Ellen Stanley on banjo and vocals, Mother Banjo is a songwriter originally from New England. Called “an outstanding poet” (Inside Bluegrass), she was a Midwest Finalist for the prestigious Mountain Stage NewSong Contest and has been featured nationally on SiriusXM Radio and She’ll be joined by her all-star band that has been touring behind their highly acclaimed album The Devil Hasn’t Won, featuring a lively mix of folk, bluegrass and soulful Americana.

Iowa-raised, Minneapolis-based Ben Cook-Feltz is a singer, songwriter, drummer and self-taught pianist. Combining contemporary pop with melodies that hearken back to the classic sounds of the 60′s and 70′s, he has been entertaining audiences all over the Midwest as a dynamic performer, whether playing solo, with his crackerjack five-piece band, or backing up some of the finest regional talent (Mother Banjo, Art Vandalay, Jaspar Lepak).