Live Music: First Avenue Acoustic They hail from Stevens Point, but husband and wife duo First Avenue Acoustic take their name from the street in Eau Claire where they first met. Guitarist/Vocalist Tim Krogman and Vocalist Renee Thompson have an eclectic eye, playing both contemporary classics and deep cuts alike. First Avenue Acoustic always brings a passion for the songs they select and a sense of humor to the stage. Be prepared to relax, enjoy the music and beer, and even dance if the mood strikes. They bring a musical pedigree to the stage that includes membership in the groups Willow,Next Exit, Loose Strings, Granddad & Friends, Blue Jade, Rock/Paper/Scissors and Rockwell. Today, their unique turns of musical phrasing on songs at once familiar and surprising, has audiences responding with an enthusiastic desire to hear more.