Event Category: Events
Akron, this is a very special show! Jojo Stella will have copies of their newly released album, ‘The Zen & The Art’ AND will be sharing the night with Papa Bear’s BRAND NEW band ‘Papa Bear & Make Believe’ for their debut performance at Annabell’s Bar & Lounge!
**JUST ADDED 2/24 Brady Jacquin has been added to the lineup! His enchanting mix of folk and contemporary arrangements will be a wonderful treat for us all.
Mark your calendars! You really shouldn’t miss this event friend.
Papa Bear & Make Believe
Papa Bear & The Make Believe is an Ohio based Roots-Rock ensemble with a touch of Funk and Soul. Formed in January 2019, the group is lead by Multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Canonico whom has appeared onstage with acts such as Jorma Kaukonen and Hot Tuna, Bernie Worrell, Johnny Neel, members of The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Zapp, The Werks, Ekoostik Hookah, Rumpke Mountain Boys and many more and has opened up for many national acts including Nahko and Medicine for the People, Rusted Root, Zach Deputy, Jerry Garcia Band, Melvin Seals, Canned Heat, Country joe, Tom Constanten, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Mickey Hart and many more. This is a performance you should definitely keep an eye out for this year.
Lyric focused Funk-Rock & Soul outfit, with elements of Jazz and improvisation. The Toledo, Ohio based trio was born February 27, 2014 from the eccentricities of Christopher Lee Metchis, Daniel Scott Konold, and David Vaughn Morris. They’ve quickly carved out a name for themselves via a flurry of tours and live performances showcasing their high energy stage communication.
Singer-songwriter from Mansfield, Ohio. He tries to write unique and varied songs using acoustic and electric guitars, intricate finger-picking, extensive harmonies and unorthodox songwriting!