we are lucky to have great supporters of our band and polka music! Here's some of our partners who promote our music either on the radio airwaves or with their special events and festivals.
Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame
a non-profit, Wisconsin based corporation formed in 1995. The organization is dedicated to recognize and honor those individuals who have excelled in the performance, preservation, and promotion of ethnic folk music in "Polka Style" within the State of Wisconsin. The Polka Dance is the Official Dance of Wisconsin.
Minnesota Music Hall of Fame
museum is located at First North Street and Broadway in New Ulm, Minnesota. Memorabilia of individual musicians and musical groups as well as photographs of all who have been inducted into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame may be seen and appreciated.
the multi-instrumentalist and award-winning vocalist who is the host of the Mollie B Polka Party TV show, has been performing music all her life. Mollie B now performs nation-wide -- live performances, as well as on TV and the movie screen, most often, but not exclusively with the band SqueezeBox. Mollie not only has performed on over 35 recordings, she has shared her many God-given talents with fans in over 30 states and eleven countries and continues to inspire young musicians with her love for music.
American Queen Steamboat Company
there’s no more unique way to enjoy a Mississippi river cruise and experience the history, heritage and culture of America’s heartland than a voyage aboard a genuine steamboat like the American Queen. Stroll through charming towns and vibrant Mississippi river cities.
Kris & the Riverbend Dutchmen
they play the unique "Dutchmen" style of Old-Time Music made famous by the bands from New Ulm, Minnesota. The band typically travels as a 5 or 6 piece band for most engagements, but has the capability to expand the instrumentation for larger venues. The band plays an upbeat tempo great for your dancing and listening pleasure.
Barefoot Becky & the Ivanhoe Dutchmen
mix three cups of German-style polka music with one cup of Czech music, and a half-cup each of country, big band, and party favorites, and you've got a recipe for fun with a band that's really cookin'! That's what you get when you see a live performance featuring Barefoot Becky & the Ivanhoe Dutchmen, a group based out of Mt Vernon, Iowa.
Listen each week to the Polka Jamboree with Jeff Heinz.