Sleder's Family Tavern welcomes the Charlie Millard Band to the Porch! The Charlie Millard Band performs cinematic rock and roll, small movies for the ears. Showtime is 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Hailing from Michigan’s northern lower peninsula, the Charlie Millard Band has an indie-Americana style featuring thought-provoking, poetic lyrics and a tone reminiscent of a 60s and 70s folk rock. Always playing [...]
Sleder's will be closed all day November 28 for Thanksgiving. We wish you and yours a most wonderful holiday! Join us Sunday, December 1 at 5 p.m. on the Porch for a lively and eclectic performance by duo Sweet Joe Williams and Preacher's Daughter.
Sleder's Family Tavern is pleased to announce Windborne, an internationally acclaimed vocal ensemble, will perform on the Porch on November 17th, 2019 at 5 p.m. Windborne is a group of vocal chameleons who specialize in close harmony singing, shifting effortlessly between drastically different styles of traditional music. Their dynamic concerts include songs from Corsica, the Republic of Georgia, Bulgaria, Quebec, and Basque country, as well [...]
Sleder’s Family Tavern is pleased to announce Chuck Brodsky will perform on the porch Sunday afternoon, October 27th at 4 p.m. Chuck is a storyteller, a songwriter, a troubadour, and modern-day bard. His wit and irony, down-to-earth warmth, and quirky, rootsy, finely crafted songs tell stories of oddball and underdog characters. His songs celebrate the goodness in people, the eccentric, the holy, the profound, the […]
Sleder’s Family Tavern is pleased to announce One for the Foxes, an exiting and dynamic transatlantic trio, is the opening performance of the 2019-2020 On the Porch Concert Series. One for the Foxes brings a rousing blend of Irish and American folk music to Sleder’s, having already won over audiences on both sides of the ocean. From energetic fiddle tunes and beautiful ballads and songs, […]
The On the Porch Concert Series at Sleder's Family Tavern in Traverse City welcomes another season of international music, home-grown singer-songwriters, folk troubadours, and some of the best Celtic bands in the world playing traditional and original music. Sleder's is proud to be an original-music venue. The On the Porch series showcases performers who compose, sing, and perform their own material. Sleder's "porch" is a [...]
By Randolph @Sleders
on 18 Aug 2019 0 Categories: Concert Series - In the News - On the Porch Tags: bill staines, Celtic Music, Concert Series, Folk Music, International Music, Lynn Miles, Michigan Music, One for the Foxes, Singer-Songwriter, Tannahill Weavers, Traverse City
The 2018-2019 Sleder’s “On the Porch” Concert Series concludes on June 2 with a summer kickoff concert. “New folk” singer-songwriter John Gorka will perform at 7:00 pm with special guest Lynn Miles. John Gorka has 14 critically acclaimed albums and has had collaborations with Nanci Griffith, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Ani DeFranco, Lucy Kaplansky, Patty Larkin, and many others. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 […]
Happy Mother’s Day! Bring your mom to Sleder’s for her favorite food and a special Mother’s Day celebration featuring the all-women, American roots band, Stella! The concert begins at 3:00 pm on our Victorian-style porch, a perfect acoustic listening room and warm setting for sharing some special moments with moms. Read more about Stella! here.
Sleder’s Tavern is delighted to be hosting a return performance by Vance Gilbert. Vance burst onto the singer/songwriter scene in the early 90’s when buzz started spreading in the folk clubs of Boston about an ex-multicultural arts teacher who was knocking ’em dead at open mics. Noted not only for being the ever consummate performer, Gilbert has recorded 12 albums, including 4 for Philo/Rounder Records […]
Spring is here and music is in the air! Come delight in the glory of it this Sunday, March 31 on the porch at Sleder's! The Dūges will be opening for legendary folk troubadour Bill Stains at 4 pm. Tickets are on sale now. The Dūges, Garrison Wilson and Doug Moser, are a musical duo whose selections range from classic folk, rock, and pop to [...]