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Live Music(Mingo Fishtrap) @ Levitt Pavilion

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-Mingo Fishtrap is what you call "Bluesy, gritty musical soul food"-

Texas Music magazine calls Mingo Fishtrap “the space where melodic pop meets gritty Memphis soul, with a twist of N’awlins funk.” While attending the University of North Texas’ College of Music, Roger Blevins Jr. casually asked a few dorm mates to jam on some old soul & funk tunes. Missing that sound that he had grown up hearing, the Mississippi-native quickly found himself surrounded by an eight-piece band, complete with percussion and horn section. That first unassuming encounter lit a fire that spread to Dallas’ infamous Deep Ellum, Fort Worth’s legendary Caravan of Dreams and down the I-35 corridor to Austin, which they now call home. Mingo has carried their brand of whiskey-soaked, funky soul on the festival circuit and shared the stage with their contemporaries, Trombone Shorty, MOFRO and Galactic, as well as legends, such as Sting, Little Feat and Earth Wind & Fire. Finding what time they can between shows, Mingo is putting the finishing touches on their fourth full-length album.

FREE admission, open lawn seating-PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LAWN CHAIR. Also, picnics, snacks and coolers with beverages ARE allowed, including beer and wine, but NO glass containers!

Concessions are available at the pavilion, including burgers, veggie burgers,Irish nachos, chicken and quesadillas from J. Gilligans and snacks, lemonade, kettle corn, ice cream and snow cones


For more info/questions: call or text me @[masked]

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