North Star Polka Show January 13, 2018
Matt Hodek and the Dakota Dutchmen have been playing since 2004. Since then, they’ve kept a very busy schedule of appearances, playing in ten states. Joining us today on Polka Profiles is bandleader Matt Hodek from Lankin, ND.
Chuck Thiel has been on the Midwest Polka and Old-Time Music radar for well over fifty years with his band the Jolly Ramblers. The band has been a family family affair of sorts throughout its existence. Early on, Chuck learned under the watchful eye of his father Albert and later Chuck passed his musical education onto his son Jason. Find out more about this very talented man and his commitment to keeping this music alive.