You are browsing the archive for spartz.

Almost Home: Veteran performer with local ties brings holiday show to Luverne

November 25, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

PINE RIVER Doug Spartz has fond memories of playing with bands during the early days of rock ‘n’ roll at a number of southwest Minnesota venues: The Hollyhock Ballroom in Hatfield; the Coliseum in Worthington; the Ritz in Lismore, to name a few. Later, as a member of Sparky and the Time Pirates a kitschy themed old-time rock ‘n’ roll group he also remembers entertaining at the Long Branch Saloon in Worthington.
Continue Reading

Americana musician Doug Spartz to perform in Mitchell Friday

November 16, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Branson-style show to encompass singer’s roots. “Unfinished Business,” will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
Continue Reading