Here's the latest from Mollie B:Taping for the Mollie B Polka Party on RFD-TV will be held February 21-24 at the Sokol Hall in Ennis. Each day is filled with bands from 1 to 9 PM. It's shaping up to be a great 4-day polka party with a variety of bands.
Thursday, February 21 Squeezebox with Mollie B, Matt Hodek and the Dakota Dutchmen, Karl Hartwich and The Country Dutchmen, Chris Rybak Band, Czech and Then Some Special feature: SqueezeBox has young guest vocalist from Wisconsin joining them: Abby Broeniman. She sings regualarly with Dorf Kappelle . One of the songs she will sing with Squeezebox is “Forever & Ever” which was a hit off of Dorf Kappelle’s recording.
Saturday, February 23 Polka Nuts, Texas Dutchmen, Milo Shedek & the Bohemian Knights, Jodie Mikula Orchestra, Ennis Czech Boys, Brave Combo Special feature: SqueezeBox will be joined by Jim Busta of the Jim Busta Band.
Sunday, February 24 Squeezebox, Kenny Brandt Band, Conjunto Kids, The Royal Klobasneks, Yesey G and Her Stars, Alpenfest, The Moravians Dance lessons from 10-11:30 AM, led by Valina and Ross of Das Ist Lustig. Advanced tickets are $15/day and $20 at the door. $50 for a 4 day pass. Buy tickets. Special feature: SqueezeBox will be joined by Grammy-nominated John Gora of Canada. New to Sunday's lineup: The Walburg Boys