Entertainment Briefs for Feb. 22 – Brainerd Dispatch

Corey Medina and Brothers to accomplish at Extended Lake Conservation Heart

AITKIN — Lengthy Lake Conservation Heart presents Corey Medina and Brothers with particular visitor Bruce Archer will perform 7 p.m. April 1 at the Ripple Middle in downtown Aitkin.

The live performance is a Extensive Lake Conservation Foundation scholarship fundraiser. Proceeds pay out for scholarships for pupils to attend outdoor adventure camps, daylong excursions, or traditional two-night time immersive out of doors college field trips at Extensive Lake Conservation Heart.

“This is an night of ripping, rocking and rolling blues for a good cause,” Extensive Lake Manager Dave McMillan explained in a information launch. “It’s an honor to have a expertise like Corey concur to play at this function. If you have never listened to of him before, you are in for a major take care of.”

Tickets are $25 and on sale now at


. Seating is standard admission and restricted to the initial 350.

Corey Medina and Brothers is a Blues-Rock band from northern Minnesota led by Diné Corey Medina of Shiprock, New Mexico. Shiprock is on the Navajo Tribal Country where Medina was born and raised. He moved to northern Minnesota in 2012 and collaborated with Incepticons Enjoyment. As a result of Incepticons Entertainment Medina released his debut album “Aged Puppy Crying” in Could of 2015, created by Garlic Brown Beats. Medina now performs, writes and produces with the Incepticons workforce total time and also travels with his band acknowledged as The Brothers, that’s why Corey Medina and Brothers. Medina refers to the Brothers as a representation of the connection he likes to continue to keep with his fellow bandmates. At the moment the Brothers band is made up of Eric Sundeen of Bemidji on drums and Gary Broste, also from Bemidji, on upright bass. They set out to distribute light to dark, and hope to the hopeless with their uncooked, soulful, personal songs and phase presence.

Archer plays a rollicking mix of blues, bluegrass, state, and folks that does not in shape tidily into a one style. His finger-buying and slide guitar screen a level of talent and mastery that can only appear from 40-plus several years of sifting by musical types and holding the bits that resonate with him even though merging his Iowa roots and his years in the Minneapolis alt-rock scene. He coaxes from his guitars an instrumental voice that is authentically his possess.

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