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2016 Archive

 

      

JANUARY 2016 Join Midway Tavern on FaceBook

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JAN 09 - SAT

Albertina appreciation day at The Midway Tavern

 
ALBERTINA APPRECIATION DAY!!!!
Please drop by and show Albertina the love and respect she deserves for years of hard work keeping the House of Live Music a local treasure!!

Time 3:00 -6:00, live entertainment, no cover!

JAN 15 - FRI JUNIOR AND THE iGNITERS
 
JUNIOR & the IGNITERS - R&R, Rockabilly, Blues and More! Junior and the Igniters is well established in the blues community and quickly become one of Northern Indiana’s favorite blues bands.

9:00 PM Cover $ 6.00

JAN 16 - SAT

Albertina appreciation day at The Midway Tavern

 
MIDWINTER PACK - THE KNUCKLE DEEP Band! This is a fundraiser.
Time 9:00pm, Cover, $5.00
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FEB 6 - SAT

Elwood Splinters Blues Band at The Midway Tavern, Mishawaka, IN



ELWOOD SPLINTERS BLUES BAND - Everything from traditional to contemporary blues, plus quite a few well-received originals by Paul Thode and the rest of the band. The Elwoods are known to be funky, get down, high-energy performers. They believe that everyone should be part of the show.... And understand the universal message of the Blues.  9 pm. Cover $ 7.00.

NO-Smoking (Dance Hall only)

FEB 12- FRI

Billy "Stix" Nicks and The Motown Machine

 
BILLY "STIX" NICKS & The MOTOWN MACHINE - All the great hits from Motown's Golden Era featuring the fantastic vocals of Terry Austin, Chandra Williams. Billy, the drummer with Motown Records' "Jr. Walker and the Allstars" will keep the dance floor packed all night with that driving Motown beat! You can't have more fun in public than this!

Time 9:00 p, cover $10

FEB 13 - SAT

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
ONE TON TRIO - a Rock-blues power trio!!!

9:00p, Cover $8.00

FEB 20 - SAT

Kelly Richey solo ... Live!
 

 
Experience KELLY RICHEY & the BAND!!!
- Kelly has been described as “Stevie Ray Vaughan trapped in a woman’s body with Janis Joplin screaming to get out.” That’s an apt appraisal of the Lexington, Kentucky native who’s been based in Cincinnati for many years. Richey has often been compared to such greats as Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan because of her ability to capture and entertain an audience with ripping guitar leads that both sing and astonish. Since establishing her own label, Sweet Lucy Records, Richey has released 11 albums and a live DVD. Checkout her music videos..."LOVE" by Kelly Richey" and "Afraid to Die"

Buoyed by critical praise and fiercely loyal fans, Kelly Richey only performs a limited number of shows each year.  9:00pm / $ 10 cover

For Reservations call 255-0458 after 5 pm

FEB 26 - FRI

Sam Cockrell and the SCB at the Midway Tavern

 
SAM COCKRELL and The SCB - Don't miss this 2014 Blues Hall of Fame inductee! A long time favorite on the Chicago blues scene, Sam electrifies audiences with his dynamic singing and bass guitar virtuosity. He tours the US, Canada, and Europe regularly, and has built a loyal fan following around the world. His approach to the blues is influenced by the genre’s masters, but also by such diverse artists as Ray Charles, Michael Jackson, Steely Dan, Chicago, Jimi Hendrix, and Earth Wind and Fire. All of these influences can be heard on the new CD, which features a stellar lineup of musicians from Chicago and the east coast.

Rhythim & Blues, Rock & Roll... 9:00p, Cover $TBA

FEB 27 - SAT

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
BUCKY & the LIP RIPPERS!

9:00p, Cover $10.00
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MAR 4- FRI

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
CHRIS CANAS BAND - Do your soul a favor!!!! CCB has a well blended set of classic covers and clever, roller coaster like originals that will keep you captivated and coming back for more. With their diverse mix of Blues, Funk, and Soul they are always well equipped to bring the party wherever they go with heart-wrenching vocals, pulse pounding rhythms, and an electric energy that can be felt in the air! Don't miss an opportunity to see the CCB "LIVE" and in the flesh.

9:00p, Cover ONLY $7.00

MAR 5 - SAT

Delusions of Granger



DELUSIONS of GRANGER - this lively local group plays Classic Rock & Roll that spans the 60's -80's!  Band members include physicians, a Notre Dame professor, and a financial planner! 

NON-SMOKING throughout / Bar & Dance Hall. Show 9:00 p, Cover$ 10.00

MAR 11 - FRI

J. R. Clark Bank

 
J R CLARK & his ALL STAR MOB
 - JR Clark is protégé" of Chicago Blues Legend Lil' Ed Williams, also draws from his other influences such as Luther Allison, Magic Slim and Michael Burks to put on a high energy show! 9:00p, $8.00 cover.

Reservations: 255-0458 after 5 pm

MAR 18 - FRI

The 24th Street Wailers

 
The 24th STREET WAILERS has quickly made a name for themselves in Canada and beyond. In August 2011, they were the only non-Quebec band to win both the Releve en Blues and the Bourse Air Transat/Blues Sur Seine competitions at Festiblues International De Montreal, which sent them to France to perform at The Blues Sur Seine Festival. In early 2012 they were nominated for New Artist of the Year at The Maple Blues Awards, and Blues Group/Duo of the Year at the Sirius XM Indie Awards. In February 2012, they were semi-finalists in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis!

9:00 pm, $10 cover  

For Reservations call 255-0458 after 5 pm
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MAR 4- FRI

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
CHRIS CANAS BAND - Do your soul a favor!!!! CCB has a well blended set of classic covers and clever, roller coaster like originals that will keep you captivated and coming back for more. With their diverse mix of Blues, Funk, and Soul they are always well equipped to bring the party wherever they go with heart-wrenching vocals, pulse pounding rhythms, and an electric energy that can be felt in the air! Don't miss an opportunity to see the CCB "LIVE" and in the flesh.

9:00p, Cover ONLY $7.00

MAR 5 - SAT

Delusions of Granger



DELUSIONS of GRANGER - this lively local group plays Classic Rock & Roll that spans the 60's -80's!  Band members include physicians, a Notre Dame professor, and a financial planner! 

NON-SMOKING throughout / Bar & Dance Hall. Show 8:00 -11:00 pm, Cover$ TBA

MAR 11 - FRI

J. R. Clark Bank

 
J R CLARK & his ALL STAR MOB
 - JR Clark is protégé" of Chicago Blues Legend Lil' Ed Williams, also draws from his other influences such as Luther Allison, Magic Slim and Michael Burks to put on a high energy show! 9:00p, $8.00 cover.

Reservations: 255-0458 after 5 pm

MAR 18 - FRI

The 24th Street Wailers

 
The 24th STREET WAILERS has quickly made a name for themselves in Canada and beyond. In August 2011, they were the only non-Quebec band to win both the Releve en Blues and the Bourse Air Transat/Blues Sur Seine competitions at Festiblues International De Montreal, which sent them to France to perform at The Blues Sur Seine Festival. In early 2012 they were nominated for New Artist of the Year at The Maple Blues Awards, and Blues Group/Duo of the Year at the Sirius XM Indie Awards. In February 2012, they were semi-finalists in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis!

9:00 pm, $10 cover  

For Reservations call 255-0458 after 5 pm

MAR 19 - SAT

Terry and the Heart Beats with Special guest Bobby Lee Caldwell

 
TERRY and the HEART BEATS – playing the greatest blues, soul, and rock music of all time! This group has great vocals and a horn section that’s performed with the likes of recording artist George Michael. Come relax, join the fun and dance the night away!!!

9:00p, $8 cover


MAR 25 - FRI JOE MOSS BAND
 
JOE MOSS BAND from Chicago - "Joe is one of our favorite performers at Buddy Guy's Legends" (Buddy's world famous club) "He is Energetic, A Strong Guitarist And Always A Crowd Pleaser." ~ Buddy Guy

9:00 PM Cover $ 10.00

MAR 26- SAT

Billy "Stix" Nicks and The Motown Machine

 
BILLY "STIX" NICKS & The MOTOWN MACHINE - All the great hits from Motown's Golden Era featuring the fantastic vocals of Terry Austin, Chandra Williams. Billy, the drummer with Motown Records' "Jr. Walker and the Allstars" will keep the dance floor packed all night with that driving Motown beat! You can't have more fun in public than this!

Time 9:00 p, cover $10
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APR 1- FRI

Delta Dave Snyder

 
DELTA DAVE SNYDER & THE DECIBELS - South Bend native Delta Dave Snyder is a Delta Blues musician. A master slide guitarist and Delta-styled finger-picker, Dave displays the traditional technique of striking bass lines with his thumb while plucking melody lines or implied chords with his forefinger tricking the ears into believing that two guitarists are performing when in reality there is only one. Depending on the venue, or the mood of the crowd, the material on a set-list can range from Muddy Waters to Willie Nelson, or from George Benson to Bill Monroe.

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ FREE 

APR 2 - SAT Liz Mandeville & the Blue Points Band
 
LIZ MANDELVILLE & the BLUE POINTS - 2013 Chicago Blues Hall Of Fame Inductee and award winning singer/songwriter, Liz Mandeville brings to the stage a giant presence that’s impossible to resist or ignore. She’s produced 4 critically acclaimed, internationally released, CD’s; all fifty songs are self-penned... 9:00 PM Cover $ 10

Reservations: The Midway at 255-0458 (after 5 pm) to reserve your seats... Today!

APR 8- FRI

Charles Walker Band

 
CHARLES WALKER BAND- Grounded in blues, the band refined their unique sound into what can best be described as soul, a fusion of funk, r&b and Motown. Walker sounds like...James Brown, Prince, Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars, and Snarky Puppy.

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ TBA cover 

APR 9 - SAT

Elwood Splinters Blues Band at The Midway Tavern, Mishawaka, IN



ELWOOD SPLINTERS BLUES BAND - Everything from traditional to contemporary blues, plus quite a few well-received originals by Paul Thode and the rest of the band. The Elwoods are known to be funky, get down, high-energy performers. They believe that everyone should be part of the show.... And understand the universal message of the Blues.  9 pm. Cover $ 7.00.

NO-Smoking (Dance Hall only)

APR 16- SAT

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
CHRIS CANAS BAND (The Soldier for the Blues)- Do your soul a favor!!!! CCB has a well blended set of classic covers and clever, roller coaster like originals that will keep you captivated and coming back for more. With their diverse mix of Blues, Funk, and Soul they are always well equipped to bring the party wherever they go with heart-wrenching vocals, pulse pounding rhythms, and an electric energy that can be felt in the air! Don't miss an opportunity to see the CCB "LIVE" and in the flesh.

9:00p, Cover ONLY $5.00

APR 23 - SAT

Ginger and Her Baked Goods



GINGER and HER BAKED GOODS - a group of seasoned musicians who have played all over the country. The band brings together an exciting blend of rock, jazz, and rock-a-billy sounds for a great performance!

Time 9:00 pm, $ 5.00 cover  / No smoking in Dance Hall.

APR 30 - SAT

3rd SeSSion Band at the Midway Tavern



3rd SeSSion - Dance and party to music from the 60s to 2014 and all decades in between! 3rd SeSSion is Sure to Entertain!  9:00p-1:00a, cover only $ 5.00

NO-Smoking (Dance Hall only)
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MAY 6 - FRI

Alvin Youngblood Hart

 
ALVIN YOUNGBLOOD HART - Known as a “musician’s musician,” Alvin Youngblood Hart’s Muscle Theory is a live explosion of roots rock that is a test of time in the world of music. He creates a blurred line of Blues, Roots, Country and Rock music that has been enjoyed in our culture for decades. The band bends the strings and drops the groove to a level that is only achieved with experience and true love of playing with such passion. This trio brings a very eclectic music experience that you will be telling all of your music loving fans about the next day and for years to come.

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ 8.00 cover 

MAY 7 - SAT

Jimmy's - A Blues Band

 
JIMMY's - Blues Band

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ 8.00 cover 

MAY 13 - FRI Moore Brothers CD Realse Party

Promo

An international cast of veteran traditionalists comes to the Midway Tavern. Enjoy an old school music revue of blues, boogie woogie, New Orleans R&B and more.

TOM MOORE with RICKY NYE and the PARIS BLUES BAND.

These artists learned first-hand from American music legends. Names like Wanda Jackson, Big Joe Duskin, H-Bomb Ferguson, Pine Top Perkins, Yank Rachel, Barrelhouse Chuck, Lazy Lester, Big Mama Thorton, Deke Dickerson. Cincinnati-based musician Ricky Nye preaches the gospel of Boogie Woogie Piano across the globe. Four of his 22 albums are with the Paris Blues Band (guitarist Anthony Stelmaszack, upright bassist Thibaut Chopin, drummer Simon Boyer), French specialists in American roots music. The Moore Brothers, David and Thomas, are respected interpreters and composers of acoustic and electric Americana music. Chris Douglas, always in great demand in Cincinnati’s music scene, appears regularly with Ricky Nye.

Click PROMO for complete details!!!

8:00 PM Cover $ 10.00

MAY 14 - SAT

Elwood Splinters Blues Band at The Midway Tavern, Mishawaka, IN



ELWOOD SPLINTERS BLUES BAND
- Come celebrate Harvey's Birthday!!! Everything from traditional to contemporary blues, plus quite a few well-received originals by Paul Thode and the rest of the band. The Elwoods are known to be funky, get down, high-energy performers. They believe that everyone should be part of the show.... And understand the universal message of the Blues.  9 pm. Cover $ tba.

NO-Smoking (Dance Hall only)

MAY 20 - FRI JUNIOR AND THE iGNITERS
 
JUNIOR & the IGNITERS - R&R, Rockabilly, Blues and More! Junior and the Igniters is well established in the blues community and quickly become one of Northern Indiana’s favorite blues bands.

9:00 PM Cover $ 7.00

MAY 21 - SAT

Ray Fuller  & The Blues Rockers

 
RAY FULLER & the BLUES ROCKERS

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ 8.00 cover 

MAY 27 - FRI

Joanne Shaw Taylor w/Bobby Caldwell



JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR w/BOBBY CALDWELL - The Queen of Briitish Blues!! Joanne was voted "Best British Female Vocalist" at the British Blues Awards in 2010 and 2011. Her current album, Almost Always Never, was helmed by the legendary record producer Mike McCarthy (Spoon, ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, Patty Griffin) in Austin, Texas. Joanne was invited as special guest to Annie Lennox performing at the Queen's ...

9:00 pm, $10.00 cover 
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JUN 03 - FRI

Babylon Sneakers at the MIDWAY TAVERN



BABYLON SNEAKERS - A seven-piece Steely Dan tribute band based in South Bend, IN. Currently interpreting the Dan's obscurities and hits from '72-'80, Babylon Sneakers accurately pays homage to one of jazz-rock's most popular catalogs."

9pm... Cover $ 5

Everybody Has A story

JUN 11- SAT

EVERYBODY HAS A STORY / Terry and the Heart Beats

 
CURTIS LORD hosts The MOONSHINE CROONERS, TERRY and the HEARTBEATS, The MOORE BROTHERS and more!

7:00-11:00 pm, $TBA cover


JUN 17 - FRI

GOLDEN STATE - LONE STAR Revue




GOLDEN STATE - LONE STAR Revue!!! Featuring Mark Hummel & The Blues Survivors, Anson Thunderburg and Little Charlie Baty! This is a MUST SEE EVENT!!!

The Golden State/Lone Star Revue is an all-star, cross-country melding of musicians from California -- Mark Hummel (harp-blower, vocalist, bandleader and Grammy nominee), Little Charlie Baty (ex-Nightcats bandleader and guitar hero) and RW Grigsby (bassist) -- and Texans Anson Funderburgh (guitarist and Rockets bandleader) and Wes Starr (famed Austin drummer who has played with a who's who of Texas music royalty).

9:00p, Cover PRE-SALE $20.00, or $25 at the Door

JUN 24 - FRI Darryl Buchanan

No Smoking event


MINNEAPOLIS & SOUL MOTOWN with Darryl BuchananDARRYL BUCHANAN - Tonight featuring a lot of PRINCE music!

Darryl Buchanan has toured the globe for 25+ years and at age 17 was discovered by the legendary Motown recording artist Jr. “Shotgun” Walker. Darrly began touring in 1980's and worked with many famous groups like The Temptations, legendary James Brown band director Fred Wesley of the JB’s, and the Motown Revue; he also performed on TV shows including NBC’s Saturday Night Live. See INFO and Website

9:30 PM Cover $ 10

JUN 25- SAT

MURDER by DEATH - LIVE at the MIDWAY TAVERN!

 
MURDER by DEATH - LIVE at the MIDWAY TAVERN! On tour playing a range of music including instrumentals, rock and alt.country. This popular and unique band uses cello (with an electric cello for live shows) to create a gothic sound with occasional Western references

Official Music Video... Watch Now!

8:30 pm, $15 cover. Pre-purchase TICKETS

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JUL 01 - FRILast Daz Band at the Midway Tavern
 
LAST DAZ BAND - After their return from LA, Last Daze has gone on to headline shows, as well as support many national acts. Katy Cole has appeared on Shooter Jennings’ recent release, “Don’t Wait Up (For George)”, and performed on Fox’s IMUS in the Morning with Shooter and his band, the Triple Crown. She also has an appearance on his upcoming album, “Countach (For Giorgio)”, which features cameos from notable artists such as Brandi Carlile and Marilyn Manson. !

9 :00pm ... Cover $ 5.00

JUL 08 - FRIBlue Lunch band at the Midway Tavern
 
BLUE LUNCH from Cleveland - an 8-piece band (4 Horns) playing Swing, Blues, New Orleans R+B, and 60's Memphis Soul. Full horn section plus Bass, drums, guitar, harmonica, piano will keep the  dance floor... hopping!!

9 :00pm ... Cover $10.00

JUL 09 - SAT Lil Frank & the Premiers w/ Billy Stewart
 
LIL FRANK & THE PREMIERS - The banner for live music, mixing original songs in the great genres of the American Roots Music Masters: Blues, Swing, New Orleans R+B, Memphis ’60s Soul, Rockabilly, Surf, Tex-Mex, and more. What sets these musicians apart from the ordinary is each has separately and collectively served musical apprenticeships with the very generation of original artists that created this vital music from the 1930s through the ’70s.

9:00 PM Cover $10.00

JUL 15 - FRI

Brandon Santini Band

 
BRANDON SANTINI BAND from MEMPHIS, TN is undeniably a harmonica player to keep an eye on as the latest surge of young blues artists leave their footprint in blues history. His name is worthy of conversations that include James Cotton, Kim Wilson, Dennis Gruenling, Charlie Musselwhite and other frontline harmonica players!!!!!

9:00p, Cover $10.00

JUL 20 - WEDLazer Lloyd Band at the Midway Tavern
 
LAZER LLOYD BAND a singer/songwriter and virtuoso guitarist who takes his audience captive with inspirational ballads, deep groovin' blues, psychedelic guitar vibe, and blow-the-doors-off rock and roll!

9:00pm ... Cover $ 7.00

JUL 29 - FRI Bryan Lee - New Orleans Bluesman st Midway Tavern
 
BRYAN LEE Six String Therapy - A New Orleans Blues Institution, Bryan was asked by B.B. King to play at his birthday party! Bryan played at the Old Absinthe Bar, (on Bourbon Street NOLA) for 15 years during the 80’ and 90’s . Guitarist and leader of the Jump Street Five Band at the time, Bryan Lee was faithful to his loyal fans and the music. Today Bryan Lee is touring the US, Canada and Europe playing the blues with the Blues Power Band. - 9 pm. Cover $ 10

Reservations accepted! 255-0458 after 5 pm

JUL 31- SUN

JOUNCE with Danny Tamberelli at Midway Tavern



JOUNCE from Brooklyn, NY - Punk Infused Anthemic Rock Music!

Daniel Paul "Danny" Tamberelli is an American actor, comedian, voice actor, and musician, best known for his roles as Arnold Perlstein in "The Magic School Bus", "The Mighty Ducks" and "The Adventures of Pete and Pete".

Time 8:30 pm, $ 10.00 cover  / No smoking.
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AUG 6 - SATLazer Lloyd Band at the Midway Tavern
 
ROB & the REPODUCTIONS BAND bring back the feelings of good down-home back-in-day toe-tapping hip-swaying music, and bring audiences to their feet with their style of old school R&B.

9:00pm ... Cover $ 5.00

AUG 13 - SAT

ONE TON TRIO at Midway Tavern Calendar

 
CHRIS CANAS BAND - Do your soul a favor!!!! CCB has a well blended set of classic covers and clever, roller coaster like originals that will keep you captivated and coming back for more. With their diverse mix of Blues, Funk, and Soul they are always well equipped to bring the party wherever they go with heart-wrenching vocals, pulse pounding rhythms, and an electric energy that can be felt in the air! Don't miss an opportunity to see the CCB "LIVE" and in the flesh.

9:00p, Cover ONLY $7.00

AUG 19 - FRI JUNIOR AND THE iGNITERS
 
JUNIOR & the IGNITERS - R&R, Rockabilly, Blues and More! Junior and the Igniters is well established in the blues community and quickly become one of Northern Indiana’s favorite blues bands.

9:00 PM Cover $ 7.00

AUG 21- SUN CHRIS DUARTE GROUP
 
CHRIS DUARTE GROUP - Austin-based guitarist, songwriter, and singer Chris Duarte has often been compared with the late Stevie Ray Vaughan. It's heady stuff for the musician, who plays a rhythmic style of Texas blues-rock that is at times reminiscent of Vaughan's sound, and at other times reminiscent of Johnny Winter. The truth is, Duarte has his own sound that draws on elements of jazz, blues, and rock & roll!!!

8:00 PM Cover $ 8.00

AUG 26 - FRI Dave Bennett Band
 
DAVE BENNETT BAND - A MUST EVENT!!! You won’t find many musicians under 30 who are equally conversant with the music of BENNY GOODMAN (“King of Swing”) and Roy Orbison ("Soul of Rock and Roll”) in addition to Alice Cooper, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Chris Isaak!

Doors open at 5pm, show at 8:30. Cover $ 15.00


Reservations: 255-0458 after 5 pm

AUG 27 - SAT

Charles Walker Band

 
CHARLES WALKER BAND - Grounded in soul, the Charles Walker Band has refined their unique sound into Neo-Funk, a fusion of funk, R&B and soul infused with melodic pop influences. Though compared to an array of musicians (Prince, Bruno Mars, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, George Clinton, and James Brown), their music retains deep gospel influences and positive lyrical messages. - See more at: http://www.walkerband.com/band_bio/#sthash.R6ZcHxsH.dpuf

Details TBA... 9:00 pm, $ 8.00 cover 
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SEPT 9 - FRI Liz Mandeville & the Blue Points Band
 
LIZ MANDELVILLE - an award winning singer/songwriter, Liz Mandeville tied for Best Blues Singer in Chicago, her home for over 20 years.  She brings to the stage a giant presence that’s impossible to resist or ignore. Check out her JUST RELEASED - Liz Mandevilloe / Blue Kitty CD released Sept 1,2016!!! ... 8:00 PM Cover $ 10

Reservations: The Midway at 255-0458 (after 5 pm) to reserve your seats... Today!

SEPT 16- FRI

Kelly Richey solo ... Live!
 

 
Experience KELLY RICHEY & the BAND!!!
- Kelly has been described as “Stevie Ray Vaughan trapped in a woman’s body with Janis Joplin screaming to get out.” That’s an apt appraisal of the Lexington, Kentucky native who’s been based in Cincinnati for many years. Richey has often been compared to such greats as Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan because of her ability to capture and entertain an audience with ripping guitar leads that both sing and astonish. Since establishing her own label, Sweet Lucy Records, Richey has released 11 albums and a live DVD. Checkout her NEW CD... "SHAKEDOWN SOUL" by Kelly Richey

Buoyed by critical praise and fiercely loyal fans, Kelly Richey only performs a limited number of shows each year.  9:00pm / $ 10 cover

For Reservations call 255-0458 after 5 pm

SEPT 30 - FRI SHARON LEWIS & TEXAS FIRE Band
 
SHARON LEWIS & TEXAS FIRE BAND - Sharon Lewis has entrenched her status as one of Chicago's true Blues Divas since her blues/rock band called Under The Gun premiered at Buddy Guy's Legends in the early 90's. Her CD, The Real Deal was greeted with rave reviews to further solidify her Diva status.   9:00 pm, cover $10

Reservations: After 5 pm call... 574-255-0458.
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OCT 1, FRI

Nick Moss and the Fliptops.

 
NICK MOSS and His Blues Band
from Chicago!  You'll find Chicago blues is synonymous with international touring and recording guitarist, Nick Moss. A musician of consummate skill, Nick fully understands the debt he owes his predecessors and how important it is to carry on tradition in an honorable fashion. 9:00 pm. $ 10 cover

Reservations accepted! 255-0458 after 5 pm

OCT 7 - FRI STUDEBAKER JOHN & the HAWKS
 
STUDEBAKER JOHN & the HAWKS - John "Studebaker" Grimaldi was born in an Italian-American section of Chicago and started playing harmonica at age 7, and then guitar. As a songwriter and musician, today, John has emerged as a major creative force in the world of the blues - ahead of the pack - creating steamy blues and smokin’ blues-rock!

9:00 PM Cover $ 10

Oct 8 - SAT

3rd SeSSion Band at the Midway Tavern



3rd SeSSion - Dance and party to music from the 60s 70's 80's and all decades in between! 3rd SeSSion is Sure to Entertain!  9:00p-1:00a, cover only $ 5.00

NO-Smoking (Dance Hall only)

Oct 14 - FRI

LATER THE NEVER

 
LATER THE NEVER Band with Joe Feingold - a hard rocking band that utilizes live, guitar based original and pop music combined with digital media to provide the audience with a magically enhanced musical experience. Members Paul Zulas (guitar and vocals), Johnny Roxx (bass and vocals), and Kurt Martin (drums and vocals) are seasoned and highly experienced performers. Later The Never prides themselves with the ability to rock the audience hard with their original compositions, while performing familiar and popular hard rock cover music from stars such as AC/DC, Rush, Foo Fighters, Green Day, and Nine Inch Nails..

9:00p, Cover $ TBA

OCT 21 - FRI JUNIOR AND THE iGNITERS
 
JUNIOR & the IGNITERS - R&R, Rockabilly, Blues and More! Junior and the Igniters is well established in the blues community and quickly become one of Northern Indiana’s favorite blues bands.

9:00 PM Cover $ 7.00

OCT 22 - SAT Midway Tavern popular stop for Mishawaka Death March
 
Local "DEATH MARCH" - Midway Tavern is one of the most popular stops on the Death March in Mishawaka, Indiana. Stop by and say hi!

Oct 29 - SAT

LATER THAN NEVER

 
BILL FINN SPECIAL BANDS.

9:00p, Cover $ TBA
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NOV 4 - FRIMISSISSIPPI HEAT at the Midway Tavern
 
MISSISSIPPI HEAT - Straight out of Chicago, Mississippi Heat has been performing and recording pure vintage blues for more than two decades.

9:00 pm / cover $ 10.

Reservations accepted.
Call bar after 5p... 574-255-0458


NOV 5 - SAT

Ginger and Her Baked Goods
Ember Jar



GINGER and HER BAKED GOODS - with opening group "THE EMBER JAR!

Ginger BG are seasoned musicians who have played all over the country. The band brings together an exciting blend of rock, jazz, and rock-a-billy sounds for a great performance!

Time 9:00 pm, $ 5.00 cover  / No smoking in Dance Hall.

NOV 11 - FRI

Terry and the Heart Beats with Special guest Bobby Lee Caldwell

 
TERRY and the HEARTBEATS with Special "Opening" Guest Curtis Lord, who carries the time honored tradition of a troubadour who sings songs that speak the truth of life. So don't be late!!!

Terry and the Heartbeats then takes stage playing the greatest blues, soul, and rock music of all time! This group has great vocals and a horn section that’s performed with the likes of recording artist George Michael. Come relax, join the fun and dance the night away!!!

9:00p, $8 cover


NOV 18 - FRI

Chicago Kingsnakes at Midway



CHICAGO KINGSNAKES BLUES BAND - grew up on Chicago's South Side listening to soul music on AM radio, so it is a natural revolution for the band to incorporate their vocal harmonies.. a soulful groove mixed in with some blues shouts, inviting us to get up and let our backbones slip as we make it to the dance floor."

Time 9:00 pm, $ 8.00 cover

NOV 26 - SAT

LADYMOON



LADYMOON from Indianapolis - Rock / Funk / Fusion / Psychedelic / Progressive Rock. f you take the classic rock of the 1960’s and 70’s and filter it through a childhood in the 90’s you get LADYMOON."

Doors open 8:00, show 9:00 pm, $ 7.00 ADVANCE, $10 at the door...
Email ladymoonmusic@yahoo.com for advance tickets.
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THE MIDWAY TAVERN

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810 W. 4th Street, Mishawaka, Indiana 46544

PHONE:  (574) 255.0458, after 5:00 pm

We are a tavern also listed under; night clubs, nightclubs, and nightlife, bars, pubs, lounges, darts, pool table, live music, blues, jazz, live entertainment, cocktails, martini bar, banquet halls, and dance Halls

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