Summary: Sweet Colleens is a five-piece band from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Their high-energy sound blends various elements including Celtic roots, alt.country, and Cajun, and their tracks feature an eclectic set of instruments including fiddles, accordions, and steel drums. Sweet Colleens began as a pub band in venues around the Twin Cities and released their first album Flop in 2003. Since the release of their second album Half a Mile from Home in 2005, Sweet Colleens have begun to tour and develop a broader fan base.
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