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Described as "fearless" and "irreverent.” Ocho's lyrical talent, quick wit, and versatile musical ability set him apart from most other "guy-with-a-guitar" acts. His originality and wide range of influences make the music difficult to classify. Listen and decide for yourself.

Betty and Ocho

Mankato Duet Betty and Ocho play acoustic favorites and originals. Relax and enjoy the feel-good music from two of Mankato's most well known musicians. Betty and Ocho feature shared vocal duties, harmony, two guitars, hand drum, and a piano.


"You guys sound EXACTLY like Nirvana." Near-vana was formed in 2010 to pay tribute the music of grunge pioneers, Nirvana. The band plays over 2/3 of the songs from Nirvana's major releases, the Unplugged album, as well as many audience favorites and deep tracks.

It Came From The 80s

Bringing back the 80s with live electronica, remixes and mashups including sampled sound from 80s movies, TV, and video games. Ocho and Starr Mackenzie will make you "Want to dance with somebody," "All Night Long" "Time After Time!"