Holiday Weekend Live-music Scene - Door County Pulse

What groups can you see and hear as you make your way along a wine trail or check out the local brewery scene? Here’s a shot of some of the musicians and bands that will provide the soundtrack to your adventures this Labor Day weekend.

Friday, September. 2

Cherry Hut: Todd Curry & Friends

Slinging Ringtones 5:30-8pm This New York City song maker will help you kick off your weekend. Grab your favorite drink, relax around the fire pit and let your interests drift away with the relaxing group sound, which goes along with that of John Mayer, Jason Mraz and Train.

Saturday, September. 3

The Barrel Brewing Company: That ’90s Band

If you grew up on ’90s music - or your playlist includes groups and artists like Vanilla Ice, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Beck and Marilyn Mason - you’ll want to make your way to One Barrel Brewing Company to check out that ’90s band, playing from 11 a.m. Until 3 pm.


Single Barrel Brewing Company: LoveMonkeys

Take a break after the ’90s squad to explore Egg Harbor; Then back at 6:30 PM to catch the LoveMonkeys. The Milwaukee-based cover band are a fan favorite with their high-energy pop/rock sound and ability to give favorite songs a fresh new sound.

Von Steele Winery: Out of the Blue Band

Relax on the winery’s outdoor terrace with a glass of your favorite von Stiehl wine, hard cider or handcrafted beer as you listen to the smooth sounds of Out of the Blue Band. This cheerful Green Bay crowd will play favorite tunes with a signature blues touch, from 12:30 to 4 p.m.

Door 44 for wines: Spike and April

Eclectic and lively, Spike & April’s sounds range from bluegrass to folk rock, from Ben Harper to Violent Femmes, and from The Beatles to Mavis Staples. Enjoy the perfect blend of relaxed vibes with toe-to-toe, 2-5 PM.

Door County Brewing Co. Taproom & Music Hall: Hunter Gatherer

Hunter Gatherer’s lively, lively music always seems to attract crowds, so you’ll want to arrive a little early to pick up a picnic table before taking in the show. Playing a powerful mix of Americana, classic rock, alternative country favorites and some original acts, Hunter Gatherer will have you dancing and singing, from 2 to 5 p.m.

Gary Weber will play your favorite singer-songwriter at Harbor Ridge Winery from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, September 3.

Harbor Ridge Winery: Gary Weber

Are you a fan of James Taylor? Then Gary Weber’s musical style suits you because he and his vocals are known for their ability to replicate Taylor’s signature finger picking style. Moreover, Weber’s dynamic repertoire will also treat your ears to familiar tunes from Bob Dylan, Simon, Garfunkel, David Bowie, Jason Mraz, The Who and others. You hear him play 1-4 pm.

Sunday, September. 4

Simon’s Creek Vineyard & Winery: Chad Brick
If classic acoustic rock is calling your name — and your ears — Chad Brick has you covered. Mixing covers and originals of multiple genres spanning from the 1950s to the 1990s, this central Wisconsin artist lends a wide web of appeal. Let his songs provide the soundtrack to your back, 1-4:30 p.m.

Cherry Hut: Jerry Sloan

Come back to The Cherry Hut later in the weekend, from 3-6pm, to see Jerry Sloan’s favorite Celtic musician’s mix. A mixture of traditional and contemporary tunes, Sloane’s Songs and Stories is a musical tour of Ireland that will have you sing, clap and hit your feet.

Monday, September. 5

Harbor Ridge Winery: Bob Perro

Pair your wine voyage with the soothing sounds of guitarist Bob Perrault. He plays six and 12 strings, and covers folk tunes from the 60s and 70s.