Attention Black Hills songwriters and musicians! 

The Matthews is hosting a FREE songwriting discussion and jam session with South Carolina band, Ranky Tanky, 10-11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 12. in the Fireplace Room (off the lobby in the opera house).

Ranky Tanky band members will give an introduction to the history of Gullah music and its influence on the band’s style. 

Bring your instruments/music!

This will be followed by a group discussion on songwriting and a jam session with the band.  Local musicians are encouraged to bring their instruments and songs to the discussion.  

LEARN MORE about RANKY TANKY who are performing Nov. 12 at 7:30.