Friday, August 22, 2014
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World Cafe Live at the Queen

World Cafe Live at the Queen
Nearby Venues
  • Hotel du Pont
  • Kahunaville
  • Candelight Music Dinner Theatre
  • Grand Opera House
  • Baby Grand in the Grand Opera House
  • Delaware Theater Company
  • Historical Society of Delaware
  • Bernard & Ruth Siegel Jewish Community Center
500 N. Market St. Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
      Tom Harrell's Colors of a Dream
    • Monday, August 25, 2014
    • Accomplished trumpeter Tom Harrell performs with saxophonist Jaleel Shaw, bassist Esperanza Spalding, saxophonist Wayne Escoffery, bassist Ugonna Ukegwo and drummer Johnathan Blake.
      Les Claypool's Duo de Twang
    • Tuesday, August 26, 2014
    • Leslie Edward "Les" Claypool is a singer, lyricist, bassist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer, best known for his work with the alternative rock band Primus. Claypool mixes finger-tapping, flamenco-like strumming, and a Larry Graham-like slap technique to develop his own unique style and has earned respect as one of rock's premier bass talents. Les Claypool's Duo De Twang consists of Claypool as well as Bryan Kehoe from legendary San Francisco based freak rockers M.I.R.V. The duo made their live debut lin the fall of 2012 performing stripped down and re-imagined takes on songs spanning Claypool's lengthy career.
      Lonnie Shields
    • Saturday, August 30, 2014
    • Lonnie Shields plays funky guitar blues from Arkansas via Delaware County.
      The Young Dubliners
    • Friday, September 5, 2014
    • The Young Dubliners fashion rock songs with a Celtic feel and have built a reputation for engaging, exciting live shows.
      Lower Case Blues
    • Friday, September 5, 2014
    • Delaware's Lower Case Blues features B.J. Muntz on bass and vocals, Jake Banaszak on guitar and Rick Webster on drums.
      Terry Bozzio
    • Thursday, September 11, 2014
    • Terry John Bozzio is an American drummer best known for his work with Missing Persons and Frank Zappa.
      Everett Gray
    • Thursday, September 11, 2014
    • Everett Gray is a Philadelphia-based guitarist who originally hails from Texas.
      Upright Citizens Brigade
    • Friday, September 12, 2014
    • This show consists of two hilarious halves of the freshest longform improv the nation has to offer. The UCBTourCo cast is hand-picked from the best improv comedians in New York City and Los Angeles. These performers are the "next wave" of comedy superstars from the theatre that brought you Amy Poehler, Horatio Sanz, Rob Corddry (The Daily Show), Ed Helms (The Daily Show, The Office), Rob Riggle (SNL, Daily Show), Paul Scheer and Rob Huebel (Best Week Ever) and more.
      Angela Sheik
    • Saturday, September 13, 2014
    • Innovative musician Angela Sheik makes use of a digital loop player to layer her voice with various acoustic instruments.
      Rusted Root
    • Tuesday, September 16, 2014
    • Rusted Root is a multi-instrumentalist group that combines heavy rock jams with world beat influences. The band is well known for songs such as 'Send Me on My Way' and its 1996 remake of Santana's 'Evil Ways.'
      Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz
    • Saturday, September 20, 2014
    • Pop and rock singer/songwriter, Christine Havrilla, is a Philadelphia native. She has a total of six studio albums, three EPs, and over a decade of touring under her belt.
      Joy Ike
    • Sunday, September 21, 2014
    • Joy Ike is a Pittsburgh-based indie pop/soul vocalist.
      Edwin McCain
    • Sunday, September 21, 2014
    • Alternative rock Singer/songwriter Edwin McCain, who hails from Charleston, SC, has ties to jazz and soul as well as to folk and rock music. He has won the respect and support of such similarly-minded artists as Hootie & the Blowfish, Jewel and The Allman Brothers.
      Sam Bush
    • Tuesday, September 23, 2014
    • Known as the "King of Telluride," Grammy award winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush maintains a busy travel schedule with The Sam Bush Band. He's been nominated for both IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year, his band for Instrumental Group of the Year and was also a CMA Nominee for Musician of the Year. Sam was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Instrumentalist from the Americana Music Association in 2009.
      Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys
    • Wednesday, September 24, 2014
    • Hailing from southern California, Big Sandy brings major-league songwriting, stellar musicianship and smooth, blissful vocals to swing and rockabilly.
      The Howlin' Brothers
    • Thursday, September 25, 2014
    • The Howlin' Brothers ((Ian Craft, JT Huskey, Jared Green) is a three-piece string band out of Nashville, that brings heart and passion into every performance. Their upbeat shows are heavy with original and traditional music, featuring the sounds of slide banjo, harmonica and old-time fiddle. Though they certainly incorporate bluegrass rhythms, these Ithaca College graduates say they're better described as Americana, where multiple hyphens are the norm and boundaries are not.
      The Melton Brothers Band
    • Saturday, September 27, 2014
    • Dale and Dennis Melton and their band play a lively mix of groove swing, R&B, country blues and roots rock.