- Decisions coming soon on steel mill, smelter in New Madrid (11/17/17)1
- Cape attorney Brandon Cooper to run for judge (11/20/17)2
- Cape man accused of secretly recording women, posting to porn site (11/22/17)
- State audit: Bollinger County tax levies violate state law; county commission disagrees (11/17/17)3
- A Whopper of an honor: Local company named top Burger King franchisee (11/15/17)3
- Cape native co-directs Thanksgiving-related indie film, 'Drinksgiving' (11/17/17)
- The Tungsten Groove to release first album featuring original songs (11/17/17)
- 1 dead, 3 hurt in accident on Highway 72 (11/19/17)
- Thankful People: Kirsten Strebe recovers from traumatic car accident, brain injury (11/23/17)
- Rep. Swan opposes effort to fire education commissioner (11/20/17)2
WARNING CAPE:Pirates are coming to PITTERS July 21
Pitters Pirate Party!! With LIVE Pirate music from The Dread Crew Of Oddwood at Pitters Cafe & Lounge in Cape Girardeau Thursday, July 21st.
Dress up in your Pirate gear come party and drink rum, have some fun! THIS will be the party of the summer!
The Dread Crew of Oddwood is a six member celtic pirate rock band from San Diego. Forming in fall of 2008, this adventurous and outrageously energetic group of brigands has already taken renaissance fair circuits, pub communities, private parties, conventions, and various music venues by storm throughout the entire nation. They have a slew of valiant, terrifying, and amusing songs, some of which have been featured on radio stations Rock 105.3 and Bilgemunky Pirate Radio. This swashbuckling crew has had their music featured in Volcom surf videos, performed and been interviewed on KUSI morning news, joined the select lineup of musicians included on the popular New Orleans music preservation CD series, Lafitte's Return, and performs at some of the largest fairs in America, including The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire, The Bristol Renaissance Faire, and the LA County Fair; all with attendances in the several thousands.
Featuring Captain Wolfbeard O'Brady on accordion and tin whistle, Quartermaster Nathaniel Grizzlejaw on anglo concertina, First Mate Riven Rahl on toy piano, Carpenter Ruba Jouba on mandolin and guitar, Navigator Smithy Crow on bass, cello, viola, and violin, and Gunmaster Castle on drums, percussion, and steel pans, Oddwood is steadfast gaining popularity in the pirate music genre with their epic seafaring sound and extensive vocal harmonization. Their debut album, Reign the Helm, features not only distinctive original work, but their critically-acclaimed covers from the spectrum of traditional Irish music to video game soundtracks as well.
Oddwood has been described by countless viewers as "amazing", "high-energy rogues", "an authentic pirate band", "thoroughly entertaining", "incredibly talented", and "musically brilliant, rum-soaked madmen". Rocktopus, their heroic new album, includes twelve brand new original tracks with timeless tales of betrayal, comrades lost, magnificent battles, dangerous journeys, and hilarious antics, as well as a full-length medley with their own unique twist on six different folk melodies. Best of all, it's now available to purchase!
If you're looking for an excellent mixture of grandiose performance and humor with a fiendishly piratical twist, The Dread Crew of Oddwood is at your service!
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Come dressed like a Prirate! ALL NIGHT RUM SPECIALS!!
Pitters Cafe and Lounge
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
CALL (573)339-0777 FOR MORE DETAILS.
Embarking on there second national tour. This month long endeavor will include a triumphant return to the Bristol Renaissance Faire in Wisconsin, and for three full weekends! Spanning 20 states, 23 cities, 31 days, and over 10,000 miles, this epic voyage will be like none we have undertaken before. Be a part of Dread Crew history and join us when they head our way!
July 1st - SANTA MONICA, CA
July 2nd - SAN FRANCISCO, CA
July 3rd - PORTLAND, OR
July 4th - SEATTLE, WA
July 5th - MISSOULA, MT
July 6th - DICKINSON, ND
July 7th - MINNEAPOLIS, MN
July 8th - KENOSHA, WI
July 9th - KENOSHA, WI
July 10th - KENOSHA, WI
July 11th - CLEVELAND, OH
July 12th - ITHACA, NY
July 13th - BOSTON, MA
July 14th - ERIE, PA
July 15th - KENOSHA, WI
July 16th - KENOSHA, WI
July 17th - KENOSHA, WI
July 18th - CINCINNATI, OH
July 19th - NASHVILLE, TN
July 20th - NEW ORLEANS, LA
July 21st - CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO @ PITTER's
July 22nd - KENOSHA, WI
July 23rd - KENOSHA, WI
July 24th - KENOSHA, WI
July 25th - DES MOINES, IA
July 26th - WICHITA, KS
July 27th - LITTLE ROCK, AR
July 28th - AUSTIN, TX
July 29th - CARLSBAD, NM
July 30th - TUCSON, AZ
July 31st - SAN DIEGO, CA