Janine Taft, Dustin Bendell & Jake Anderson 2016
BLACK WATER ALLEY UNPLUGGED
This Picture was taken at Moondance Jam 2015 in the Lazy Moon Saloon on July 16 2015 - Thanks Mark!
NEW FOR 2016 JAM ADDING JAKE ANDERSON ON GUITAR, we use a variety of players for our unplugged showcases depending where we are- stay tuned, you just never know who might be taking the stage with us and sitting in!
DUSTIN - GUITAR
JANINE - VOCALS
JAKE - GUITAR
*SITE WIDE MUSIC PLAYER All Acoustic cover songs on the site are performed by BWA UNPLUGGED.
BWA UNPLUGGED (previously named "DOUBLESHOT" ) was an acoustic rock DUET that Janine Taft & Dustin Bendell started in the fall of 2004 for a "fun" side project while they were putting together their rock band (Black Water Alley). Bassist Tom Moga joined the duet in Spring of 2013 to round out the sound. BWA UNPLUGGED are blessed to have many different musicians appearing with us at shows, so stop in and sit in! BWA UNPLUGGED perform acoustic music all over Minnesota, Wisconsin & the Upper Midwest states. BWA UNPLUGGED showcases a wide variety of cover tunes from every era & genre so they are a perfect fit for venues, special events, weddings as well as crusies & corporate events. Artists they cover which include but are not limited to: Classics by Neil Young, Cat Stevens, James Taylor, Fleetwood Mac, Kenny Rankin, Norah Jones, & Jim Croce & heavier unplugged greats of Alterbridge, The Pretty Reckless, Halestorm, Led Zeppelin, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains. Current arrangements by Seether, Shinedown, Peter Frampton, Doobie Brothers and Muse have been added for 2016. They also kick out some great PARTY music for every occasion too. They perform at Weddings, Corporate Events including Delta, Sun Country & Northwest Airlines, Biker Rallies, & any venue where acoustic music is a great fit.
Thanks for your support & we'll see you soon!
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN BWA UNPLUGGED, PLEASE KEEP SUPPORTING LIVE, LOCAL MUSIC
WE PROVIDE ALL STAGING FOR OUR SHOWS & HAVE COMPETITIVE PRICING!
WE USE BOSE P.A, BOSE AMPS, ALLEN & HEATH BOARDS, SHURE MICS, various Guitars, & Bass Rigs: We Take up very little space & have BOSE QUALITY SOUND!
1 Bose Tower and 1 Bass Module
2 Bose Systems With 4 Bass Modules
2 Bose Systems With 4 Bass Modules - Karaoke Setup
PREVIOUS NAME: DOUBLESHOT MERCHANDISE
NEW 2016 BWA UNPLUGGED MERCH COMING SOON.......
T-shirts are $20.00 & come in sizes Med,L, XL, & XXL. Pre-shrunk Beefy Haynes shirts are black w/ gold lettering.
"EVERYTHING ACOUSTIC" $15.00 -
12 SONGS/ FULL LENGTH COVER C.D
Stickers are $2.00
Places we perform, festivals & venues we are proud to do business with are:
LAKE WACONIA CRUISES
Gaurdian Angels Church in Chaska
Sturgis Various Bars and Biker Events
1/2 Way Jam & Metal Fest - Apple River
Down South, New Germany MN
Denny's Lanes Grantsburg Wisconsin
Grampa Al's Faribault
Serum's in Anoka MN
POV'S Andover MN
ROCKFEST Cadet Wisconsin
Lisa's Place in Carver MN
Heartbreaker's Chaska MN
Glad Days Cologne MN
Taste of Minnesota St Paul
The Rave Milwaukee Wisconsin
Heartbeat for the Heartland Casper Wyoming
Motley MN Mud Bog - Leader MN
The Commander Breezy Point MN
MN Music Café St. Paul MN
Boondock's Bar & Grille Otsego MN
Axel's Bonfire's Eagan, Savage and Inver Grove Heights MN
The Fine Line Music Cafe Minneapolis
Burnsville Ale House Burnsville MN
Chaska Area Taste Chaska MN
River City Days, Chaska MN
Steamboat Days in Carver MN
The Art Crawl in Mpls ( a yearly art festival put on by D.E.M.O)
Neisen's Savage MN
Station 4 ST Paul MN
St.Croix Yacht Club (Stillwater & Hudson Wisconsin)
Arizona's Shakopee MN
Venue 13 Burnsville MN
Chestnuts Chaska MN
River City Pub Turtle Lake Wisconsin
P.D Pappy's - Stillwater Wisconsin
School of The Wise Chanhassen MN
Wild Mountain Rock Till You Drop Taylor Falls Wisconsin
Floyd's Victoria MN
Whiskey Junction Minneapolis MN
Dibbo's (out of business R.I.P)
Chateau Lamont Piano Bar Minneapolis MN
The Cove Prior Lake
Lola's Lake House
St. Croix Casino Danbury & Turtle Lake
Lady sings the Blues Events
CHICK SINGER Nite W/ Lisa Wenger
Cities 97 Acoustic Sunrise
Habitat for Humanity Events
Various Breast Cancer Fundraisers (bikers for boobies, Hope Chest)
Carver, Scott, Hennepin, Rochester, Community Festivals & Street dances
Mpls Music in the park series
Scott County Fair
Mn State Fair
Fatboys East Bethel
T.R.A.P.P.S fund raising
Ridgeview Medical Centers of Waconia, MN and many more :)
WE THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR BUSINESS & SUPPORT!