Celebrating St. Slim, on St. Patrick's Day, in St. Paul.
The Sycamores have had the distinct pleasure of having Slim Dunlap drop in on our recording sessions over the years. He's also made room for us as his opening act many times. Survey the nearest Twin Cities musician you can find (surely there is one within arms reach) and they will undoubtedly join the chorus: Slim has provided us with unending friendship and support. His musical generosity has known no bounds, his guiding hand always steady. Encouragement in massive doses. That's Slim. More recently, he's showing us the meaning of pure...
The Sycamores returned to the Amsterdam Bar in St. Paul on 1/19, much to the delight of family, friends, and a blissfully unsuspecting happy hour crowd. Frank, Heath and Dave played many old favorites along with couple of brand new tunes. Frank’s wife Karly joined on backing vocals for “About to Meet You” (from the Realizer album) and “Summertime” (unreleased), while daughter Nina staked out her own corner of the stage for a better view. Photos from the show are here!
In anticipation of the Sycamores return to the Amsterdam Bar on 1/19, here’s a highlight from the Brad Zellar Birthday Bash (Amsterdam Bar, 11/20/2011).This event brought together friends from every corner – and every era - of the Twin Cities music scene, and was the musical high point of the year for many of us. Jon Duncan joins in on piano, just as he did on the original recording for Sycamores album #1