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136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
402-435-8754 http://www.zoobar.com/

In a storied building built in 1921 sits the ZOO bar, a narrow nightspot that’s been a staple for live music in downtown Lincoln since 1973.

Some big time acts have walked through the hallowed club’s doors including Buddy Guy, Bo Diddley, Albert Collins and Otis Rush.

Throughout 2015, a variety of bands will play on the same stage graced by those legends in honor of ZOO Bar’s 42nd Anniversary.

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July 2015

Zoofest – Day One

July 10, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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5 pm - Earl & Them 7 pm - Selwyn Birchwood 9 pm - Irma Thomas 11 pm - Josh Hoyer and the Shadowboxers  

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Zoofest – Day Two

July 11, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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1 pm - The Bottle Tops 3 pm - Tijuana Gigolos 5 pm - Carolyn Wonderland 7 m - Golden State Lone Star Review 9 pm - Kris Lager Band

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The Bel Airs

July 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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August 2015

The Derailers

August 11, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Founded in 1993, this Austin Texas band has been wowing audiences and dancers in honky-tonks around the world. In a career that has given rise to more than a decade’s worth of fine-tuned, highly anticipated and wonderfully received music, the Derailers continue to build the relationship between song, listener and dance floor.  Their music celebrates the legacies of Buck Owens, George Jones, Roy Orbison, Elvis Presley, Charlie Rich and the Beatles, while still being on the edge of today’s country…

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James Armstrong

August 26, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Guitarist, singer and songwriter James Armstrong was born to play the blues. His mother was a blues singer. His father played jazz guitar.    Seen live, Armstrong has a confident stage presence that combines grace with mischief. Few blues artists know how to play the crowd as James can, shifting dynamics from a whisper to a growl. Wherever he travels around the world his magnetism continues to hush a noisy rabble or entice a crowd to follow him out into…

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Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal

August 28, 2015 @ 9:30 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Josh Hoyer ​“This group brings an authentic soul, funk and R&B sound with a contemporary groove that is best experienced through their high-energy live performance. Hoyer's authentic lyrics, his soulful (sometimes in-your-face) vocals and a top-notch band, including a blazing horn section make this group worth a listen. The electricity that comes from a JHATS jam will make your arm hair stand on end.” Josh Hoyer

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September 2015

Kris Lager

September 11, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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If you still haven’t experienced The Kris Lager Band they are an amazing group of musicians that are on the cusp of breaking through to the mainstream. Considered by many to be one of the most exciting bands on The American Music Scene today they capture a spirit and an energy that is as unique as their sound. Some even call them ‘The FEEL GOOD BAND OF THE CENTURY’. The Kris Lager Band embodies a ‘Celebrate Life’ mantra that resonates…

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Blinddog Smokin’ –

September 12, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Blinddog Smokin' along with Bobby Rush are honored to be a 2015 Grammy nominee for Best Blues Album for the album Decisions featuring Dr. John. Thank you to all of the voters, fans, and friends who have supported us over the years and help make this happen. The winners will be announced at the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday February 8, 2015 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. The awards can be viewed via webcast. The televised awards take place at the…

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Lloyd MacCarter

September 18, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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  Growing up in a musical family, Lloyd McCarter is well-steeped in honky-tonk music. Starting at the age of eight, Lloyd began playing in the family band. By the age of 18, he was touring with the FortyTwenty band, playing the pedal steel guitar. After cutting his teeth in the honky-tonks of the Midwest, Lloyd has now taken it upon himself to bring back the days of the Country Hero that have been lost and almost forgotten.  

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Joe Louis Walker

September 23, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Walker is among the greatest bluesmen of his generation. He is known worldwide as one of the genre’s top musical trailblazers — a mesmerizing guitarist and soul-testifying vocalist. On his dynamic new CD, Walker’s music is equal parts rock ‘n’ roll fire and blistering, passionate blues. He has garnered four Blues Music Awards (and has been nominated a whopping 52 times) and holds an international reputation as one of the blues’ most prolific and talented stars. In 2013 The Blues…

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24th Street Wailers

September 25, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
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October 2015

Maria Muldaur

October 3, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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In the sixties, Maria Muldaur was singing in the Village with the Jim Kweskin Jug Band. Last year, she released "Heart of Mine," an album of love songs by her fellow-folkie Bob Dylan. "Naughty, Bawdy & Blue," her latest release, completes a trilogy of records covering the songs of female blues pioneers. Her voice has roughened just enough to be the perfect instrument for these tunes. And she's not likely to skip "Midnight at the Oasis." --"Goings On About Town"…

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Selwyn Birchwood

October 27, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Living Blues magazine said, "Selwyn Birchwood is making waves, surprising people and defying expectations. Be on the lookout. He revels in the unexpected." The Tampa Tribune said Birchwood plays with "power and precision reminiscent of blues guitar hero Buddy Guy. He is a gritty vocalist commanding with his axe." Rolling Stone said "Birchwood is a young, powerhouse guitarist and soulful vocalist. Don’t Call No Ambulance is a remarkable debut by a major player." The Washington Post said, "Selwyn Birchwood is…

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Sidewalk Chalk

October 29, 2015 @ 9:30 pm - 1:00 am
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Lincoln, NE United States
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November 2015

The Dust Jackets Record Release Party

November 7, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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The Dust Jackets "If you're a music fan of  rockabilly, surf, blues or American roots music in general I highly recommend you check out The Dust Jackets....music from the heartland!"  - Eddie Angel   

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Gina Sicillia

November 11, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Gina Sicillia

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Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal

November 14, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Lincoln, NE United States
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John Nemeth

November 18, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Memphis Grease, the long-awaited follow up to Németh’s fourth solo studio release, 2010’s Name The Day!, embodies everything that sets this artist apart from the revivalist pack: it’s innovative and unique while epitomizing the absolute best of the genre. It’s a deeply forged amalgamation of scorching harmonica-driven blues and sweet blue-eyed soul ala the Box Tops or Roy Head, delivered via two fistfuls of originals and a trio of carefully chosen covers, including Roy Orbison’s “Crying,” reinvented here as a…

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Levi William Band

November 21, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Levi William Band

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Kris Lager

November 25, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lil Slim

November 26, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal

November 27, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal <!-- -->// 11.11.2015 We had the great pleasure of having a chat with Henry Carrigan at No Depression a month or so ago, and today No Depression published this great piece on the band and our new record Cooked Raw. Here’s an excerpt from the story: “If James Brown and Otis Redding had a love child, it would be Josh Hoyer. The Lincoln, Nebraska, soul shouter, and his band of merry soulsters, Soul Colossal, deliver…

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December 2015

Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat

December 2, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Mike Zito & the Wheel

December 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Jon Dee Graham

December 16, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$8

Jon Dee Graham website

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NYE FAC w/ Tijuana Gigolos!

December 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Lil’ Ed & the Blue Imperials

December 18, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lil' Ed & the Blues Imperials Alligator recording artists Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials, touring in support of their latest Alligator CD, JUMP START, will perform at The Zoo Bar in Lincoln on Friday, December 18, 2015. Mixing smoking slide guitar boogies and raw-boned Chicago shuffles with the deepest slow-burners, Lil' Ed Williams and his rip-roaring Blues Imperials -- bassist James "Pookie" Young, guitarist Mike Garrett and drummer Kelly Littleton -- deliver gloriously riotous, rollicking and intensely emotional blues.…

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Brave Combo “It’s Christmas Man”

December 19, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Sons of 76 Reunion

December 22, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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The band’s sound and passion come from their deep respect, knowledge of and passion for blues, Americana, soul, funk, and many other styles of music.

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Doug Lynn Band with Dangerous Dan, Dave Wagner and Guitar George!

December 23, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lil’ Slim Blues Band

December 25, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Sweet Basil and Gina Lee Show!

December 29, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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The Mezcal Bros.

December 30, 2015 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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January 2016

Lil’ Slim Blues Band

January 2, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 1:55 am
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Rockin’ Johnny Burgin

January 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Rockin' Johnny Band plays vintage Chicago blues, but also is known for a wide repertoire which ventures into Stax style soul, swing, and lots of originals that are harder to classify. On stage, the band performs with spontaneity and fun, always showcasing fantastic guitar playing. Living Blues states: "top notch ensemble work, with power, drive, and a keen sense of dynamics"

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Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal AND Kris Lager Band!

January 30, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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March 2016

The Mighty Jailbreakers

March 25, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Zoo Bar FAC

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April 2016

Bel Airs

April 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater

April 6, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Selwyn Birchwood Band

April 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Selwyn Birchwood is an indelibly modern and original next-generation bluesman; his tough vocals, guitar and lap steel touch on classic Chicago blues, Southern soul and boogie."  --Washington Post

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Kilborn Alley Blues Band

April 15, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Jimmy Thackery

April 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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May 2016

Shawn Holt and the Teardrops

May 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Gracie Curran & The High Falutin’ Band

May 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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June 2016

Lloyd McCarter

June 17, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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The Brad Cordle Band

June 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Zoo Bar FAC

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July 2016

Zoo Bar Anniversary week with Jon Dee Graham

July 5, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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ZOOFEST – Day 1

July 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Brave Combo 5PM Dale Watson 7PM Lee Fields & The Expressions 9PM Terrance Simien 11PM

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ZOOFEST – Day 2

July 9, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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The Mighty Jailbreakers 3PM Mike Zito & The Wheel 5PM The Derailers 7PM Nikki Hill 9PM A Ferocious Jungle Cat 11PM

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Rick Estrin & the Nightcats

July 14, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal

July 15, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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Wondemonds

July 22, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Blinddog Smokin

July 23, 2016 @ 9:30 pm
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Chubby Carrier

July 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Earl & Them

July 29, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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The band's leader is legendary guitar player Earl Cate, who was listed in Steve Cropper's top ten guitar players of all time. Earl has been writing and performing music for five decades now.  He has a unique style of playing which sets him apart from the rest. His level of experience and professionalism is unmatched. Earl has played and toured with The Band, Crosby Stills and Nash, Bo Diddley, Little Feat and many others. His bands have shared the stage with…

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Earl & Them

July 30, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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The band's leader is legendary guitar player Earl Cate, who was listed in Steve Cropper's top ten guitar players of all time. Earl has been writing and performing music for five decades now. He has a unique style of playing which sets him apart from the rest. His level of experience and professionalism is unmatched. Earl has played and toured with The Band, Crosby Stills and Nash, Bo Diddley, Little Feat and many others. His bands have shared the stage with…

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August 2016

Too Slim & The Taildraggers

August 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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  Too Slim (Tim Langford) is not only a master of slide guitar, But he’s also a composer of the highest regard. A supremely talented performer and composer who ranks with the best that blues/rock has to offer.” – Graham Clarke, Blues Bytes  

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Lou Deluca & the Delta 88’s

August 6, 2016 @ 9:30 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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From the time of the first electric rhythm sections, formed by the Delta Blues singers migrating north to the factory towns, to the former big band artists moving east from California bringing a swing feel to the electric combo.  This is the music of Lou Deluca and the Delta 88s; with the passion and authentic styles of Little Walter, James Cotton, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush and Junior Wells.

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Zoo Bar House Band

August 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Polly O’Keary & Rhythm Method

August 10, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Emily Bass & A Near Miracle

August 13, 2016 @ 9:30 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Guitar Shorty

August 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Brandon Santini

August 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Paa Kow

August 19, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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Big Daddy Caleb

August 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Big Daddy Caleb

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A Ferocious Jungle Cat

August 20, 2016 @ 9:30 pm
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Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater

August 24, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Evan Bartels & The Stoney Lonesomes

August 26, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Evan Bartels is a singer, songwriter, and story teller. Along with his band, The Stoney Lonesomes, quality songwriting takes first priority. Hailing from rural Southeast Nebraska, Bartels' and his band of brothers are making honest, hard hitting, Americana Rock that is not easily forgotten.

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The Allendales

August 27, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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September 2016

KZUM Blues Blowout – with Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds and 4 of Nebraska’s Best Bands

September 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$20 – $25

KZUM ANNOUNCES BLUES BLOWOUT BENEFIT KZUM (89.3 FM) is pleased to present its Blues Blowout benefit concert, to be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, at the Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th St., in Lincoln. Featuring headliners Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, plus Nebraska artists The Hector Anchondo Band, The Tim Budig Band and CJ Mills, the evening will also include a silent auction for items including a stereo system and a guitar signed by Dale Watson,…

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Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials

September 9, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
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Tinsley Ellis

September 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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"Feral blues guitar...non-stop gigging has sharpened his six-string to a razor's edge... his eloquence dazzles...he achieves pyrotechnics that rival Beck and Clapton." -- Rolling Stone "Ellis unleashed a torrent of dazzling musicianship pitched somewhere between the exhilarating volatility of rock and roll and the melancholic passion of urban blues." -- Los Angeles Times "Raw and righteous, funky and strong." -- Village Voice

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Nikki Hill

September 21, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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October 2016

JESSICA HERNANDEZ AND THE DELTAS

October 13, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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SARAH POTENZA w/ THE TIJUANA GIGOLOS

October 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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BIG SANDY AND HIS FLY-RITE BOYS

October 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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TERRANCE SIMIEN AND THE ZYDECO EXPERIENCE

October 28, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Lincoln, NE United States
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November 2016

BILL KIRCHEN

November 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Named “Titan of the Telecaster” by Guitar Player Magazine, Bill Kirchen co-founded Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen, one of the first Rock and Roll bands to infuse their honky-tonk sound with pure, blood-and-guts country roots and Western swing. Bill’s trademark guitar work on their Top Ten hit, Hot Rod Lincoln, sparked a celebrated 40-year career playing with the likes of Nick Lowe, Emmylou Harris, Doug Sahm, Elvis Costello and many other popular artists.        

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THE PALADINS

November 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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The Paladins from San Diego California are the preeminent blues/rockabilly band in America. Founded in 1980 by guitarist Dave Gonzalez and bass player Thomas Yearsley, they have recorded five singles, nine full Length studio records, and three live albums. Along the way they built a solid reputation as one of America's hardest-working and best live bands. Dave Gonzalez has been living in Austin Texas for the past five years where he stays busy, not only performing, but also recording bands…

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GOLDEN STATE LONESTAR REVUE

November 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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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). Hummel's Blues Award nominated release; "The Hustle Is Really On", features the GS/LS Revue, which has just completed a…

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THE PALADINS

November 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Josh Hoyer and The Soul Colossal

November 29, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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December 2016

John Walker and the New Hokum Boys Big Band

December 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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The Henhouse Prowlers (Bluegrass)

December 6, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Lincoln, NE United States
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Bruce Katz

December 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$10.00
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Mike Zito CD Release

December 8, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$15.00

Mike released a brand new album on Ruf Records Nov. 18, 2016! "MAKE BLUES NOT WAR" Produced by Tom Hambridge Featuring: Walter Trout, Jason Ricci and Zach Zito.

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Kelley Hunt and Friends

December 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$20.00
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First Annual NE Funk & Soul Alliance

December 10, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - December 11, 2016 @ 2:00 am
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Samantha Fish

December 11, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$18.00

Atlanta, GA – On July 7th, Ruf Records recording artist singer-guitarist Samantha Fish, will raise eyebrows with her third studio release, Wild Heart, produced by Luther Dickinson (The North Mississippi Allstars/Black Crowes). Having Samantha on guitars and Luther on various stringed instruments, they rounded out the lineup with Grammy Award-winning Brady Blade (Emmylou Harris/Bob Dylan) on drums. Special guests include Lightnin Malcolm (guitar), Sharde Thomas (drums) and Memphis session singers Shontelle Norman-Beatty and Risse Norman. The result is a stunning representation of Americana roots music. Wild…

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Jon Dee Graham XMas Show

December 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$8.00
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Brave Combo “It’s Christmas, Man!”

December 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$20.00
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Earl and Them

December 16, 2016 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$8.00
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Lil’ Ed and the Blues Imperials

December 16, 2016 @ 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Earl and Them

December 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$8.00
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January 2017

John Primer

January 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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$12.00
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February 2017

Mezcal Brothers at Zoo Bar

February 3, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Indigenous at Zoo Bar

February 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lincoln Exposed

February 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00pm, repeating until February 12, 2017

Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lincoln is home to a supportive local music scene, which comes as no surprise considering the amount of talent that this community has. This is Lincoln Exposed's twelfth year and will include five venues with hundreds of artists over a span of three days. Lincoln’s tight-knit community is what makes musicians and artists thrive. Lincoln Exposed gives the entire city a reason to visit downtown and catch some live shows performed by Lincoln’s finest.

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Nick Schnebelen Band @ Zoo Bar

February 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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Lil’ Ed & the Imperials at Zoo Bar

February 17, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Zoo Bar, 136 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE United States
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"Electrifying, raucous, pure Chicago blues...Lil’ Ed is a guitarist extraordinaire...slashing slide and flamboyant stage persona." –Chicago Tribune "Rough and ready blues played with unmitigated intensity...Swirling, snarling, riveting slide...The Blues Imperials pound out riffs and rhythms like they’re overdosing on boogie juice.  Scorching and soulful, joyous and stomping." –Living Blues Biography In Chicago, a city overflowing with unrivaled blues talent, world-renowned Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials have been standing tall for almost 30 years. The band’s big sound, fueled by…

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