Music Calendar

The Wine Press will be closed Friday, November 28 and Saturday, November 29

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

The Wine Press will be closed the last Friday and Saturday of November to allow our staff to celebrate Thanksgiving. We are thankful for all of our loyal guests and talented musicians  and for all the friends we’ve made in 2014. We hope that your long holiday weekend is filled with turkey, stuffing, friends and family. We will be open Tuesday November 25th and December 2nd regular hours . Join us for an evening of music with local legend and Wine Press favorite Pat Joyce. Mr Joyce will be playing piano 7-10pm.

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Salt of The Earth, Friday December 5th @ 8pm

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Straightforward and unassuming style, a sound that is stripped down to its core, and songs that come straight from within, Salt of the Earth formed early in the spring of 2003. The members are Lynne Reif on lead vocals, rhythm guitar, and occasional harmonica, Mike Schrand on bass, baritone guitar and vocals, Jake Brookman ..o and Jim Hieger on lead acoustic guitar, banjo, and vocals. Both Lynne and Mike have a history playing and singing in the St. Louis-based Roots-Rock band Belle Starr (1996-2002). Jake is a classically trained cellist who has played in groups ranging from symphony orchestras to punk bands, and Jim is a self-taught all-natural lead player with performance roots in the “jam band” circle. Salt of the Earth features Lynne’s songwriting, which aims to chew on life in a heartfelt way, and spans the genres of pop, folk and blues. The band puts down rhythmic instrumentals complemented by rich melody and harmony lines. Sit back and enjoy-

The Cary Colman Jazz Quartet, Saturday, December 6, 8pm

Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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A versatile jazz vocalist and saxophonist, Cary Colman has a voice with an impressive range and warm quality suited to sultry ballads, bossa novas, her own originals and jazz standards. Add the exciting visceral energy of her sax improvisation and you’ll find yourself drawn into the genuine emotion of heartfelt performance.

Backed by pianist, Debora Summers, bassist, Joe Miller and drummer, Kaitlin McCandless, the Cary Colman Jazz Quartet delivers an evening of great music and good times that will keep you swingin’ and jumpin’ and coming back for more!

Danbury Street Jazz, Friday, December 12, 8-10pm

Friday, December 12th, 2014

IMG_9809_960px_wideDanbury Street is an instrumental jazz band that was started in St. Louis in 2010 and features Angie Kraft on saxophone, Doron Shapiro on bass, Greg Evers on guitar and Jerry Fix on drums. Their set list includes jazz standards, with an emphasis on rhythmic variety. Danbury Street Jazz performs straight-ahead and soul jazz, swing, latin, blues, ballads and more. Vibrant yet relaxed the Danbury Street Jazz is engaging yet smooth.

Strings Attached, Saturday, December 13th @ 8pm

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Strings Attached is a trio made up of three artists who play a variety of great music! Their repertoire includes everything from oldies to rock, blues, country, bluegrass, folk and some great originals. The band currently has three members: Joe Miller, Tom Knecht, and Diane Richardson.  Join us!

Dan Smith, Friday, December 19th, 8-11pm

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Join us for an evening of music with local pianist Dan Smith. Dan will tickle the ivories with jazz standards and seasonal favorites.  Come celebrate the holiday season with the Wine Press! Drink and food specials all night long!

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Kevin Rothlisberger, Saturday, December 27, 8-11p

Saturday, December 27th, 2014