Singer-songwriter Matthew Griswold, has been performing music since the age of 15. He sparked an interest in songwriting after finding his passion through the craft of songwriters like Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, John Lennon and Dave Matthews. He is now a 28 year old native to Saint Paul, Minnesota.
"Matthew Griswold is breaking into the local music scene with a rough and howling edge." Chris Riemenshneider, MPLS Star Tribune
The Tavern's Lounge is located on the Archer house's main level. Open seven days a week, the lounge provides appetizers and a full bar with some of the best prices in town. The laid-back atmosphere has drawn students, locals, and tourists alike and offers a perfect setting for relaxing and enjoying a good book, or catching up with friends. Originally opened in 1998 as a waiting area for the Tavern Restaurant, the Lounge has become a signature of it's own providing patrons with selective drink specials and live music. The Lounge's deck overlooks the Cannon River and is the best place in Northfield to to sit outside and enjoy a beverage. Throughout the years the Lounge has served as an important piece of Northfield's nostalgic charm.
Lounge hours : 3:00-midnight seven days a week
Live music & entertainment: Thursdays & Weekends
Featuring the area's most talented and popular local musicians
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