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Jim Pellinger

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Where is Jim from?

Jim is based in Minneapolis, MN.

What does he do?

Jim mainly performs solo on guitar, vocals, and live loops he creates on the spot. Occasionally he is accompanied by Dennis Landeen on sax.

What style of music?

Jim is an Indie Pop-Rock Singer-Songwriter.

Yeah, but what kind of songs does he play?

Jim plays songs you know and songs you don't from artists such as The Beatles, Bruce Springsteen, Steely Dan, Tom Waits, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, David Bowie, Nick Lowe, Squeeze, ELP, CSN, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, John Prine, Joe Jackson, Van Morrison, Foo Fighters, Radiohead, Johnny Cash, Jim Pellinger, and many others.

Where has Jim played?

Jim has played at The Fine Line, The Cabooze, The Minnesota State Fair (French Crepes Stage), Lake Harriet Bandshell, University of Wisconsin-Madison, UW-Oshkosh, UW-Eau Claire, Marquette University, Lawrence University, Ripon College, University of Minnesota, Edgewood College, University of St. Thomas, Saint Cloud State University, Bemidji State University, University of Illinois-Chicago, La Barra (Guatemala City, Guatemala), as well as many more clubs, coffeehouses, festivals and fairs.

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I caught strains of John Hiatt, Squeeze, R.E.M., and a little Simon & Garfunkel in Jim's songs...” - Susan Hoppe

— Cake Magazine

Go see him. When you can get the Folkups record, fork over the cash. The record will be called Into The Blue. You won't be disappointed.” - T. Alexander

— Pulse Of The Twin Cities.

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