The Okee Dokee Brothers Decline Grammy Nomination For Best Children’s Album Due To 'All White' NomineesMinnesota-based band The Okee Dokee Brothers is declining a Grammy Awards nomination for Best Children’s Album due to the "all-white" and mostly male makeup of the nominees.
‘Music In The Zoo’: Chaka Kahn, Buddy Guy, Rufus Wainwright & MoreThe lineup for the Minnesota Zoo’s 26th Annual “Music In The Zoo” summer concert series has been released, and it includes a solid lineup of blues musicians, national acts, as well as some local acts.
Prince, KING, Mint Condition, & Okee Dokees Are MN Grammy NomineesA number of Minnesota-connected acts were included in this year's slate of Grammy Award nominations.
Minnesota Acts To Cheer On At This Year's GrammysWhile the majority of this year's big Grammys are expected to go to people as far-flung as British crooners Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran, Irish singer-songwriter Hozier, or Australian songstresses Sia and Iggy Azalea, there are a few categories with candidates much closer to home.
Minnesota Zoo Announces Summer ConcertsThe Minnesota Zoo has announced some of the acts included in its lineup of summer concerts, and the roster includes old favorites and new talents alike. The Subway Music in the Zoo series opens June 2 with a concert by the Monkees.
Grammy-Winning Singers Perform At Minn. CapitolA Grammy-winning Minnesota duo can now say they've strummed their way through the state Capitol with a canoe in tow. The Minneapolis-based Okee Dokee Brothers held a quick show Tuesday in the governor's office. Youngsters from a St. Paul early childhood education program were in the select audience.
Mpls-Based Group Wins Best Children’s AlbumA Twin Cities duo, The Okee Dokee Brothers, won the best children's album of the year Sunday night.
Okee Dokee Bros., Minn. Orchestra Up For GrammysA Minnesota duo is up for a Grammy Award Sunday for best children's album.
Okee Dokee Brothers Ride The River To A Grammy NodA Minnesota duo who snagged an unexpected Grammy nomination for best children's album says their inspiration comes from memories of growing up together in Colorado.
Mpls. Group Nominated For Best Children’s AlbumGrammy nominations for some big-name musicians have already been announced, but one of the categories they didn't announce on TV is Best Children's Album. One of the nominated groups for the category happens to be two Minneapolis residents.
CD Debuts Made By MN Musicians To Benefit MN KidsA new children's music CD debuted on Sunday, made by Minnesota artists to benefit Minnesota kids.