Sat // Thunderpussy + Annie and the Bang Bang + Seaberg & the Black Velvet Punks

Thunderpussy fucking rule. The quartet of righteous babes from Seattle deliver the type of scorching guitars, thundering drums, and wailing vocals that the rock gods of yesterday (or their contemporary cheap imitators) would envy. And along with those swooning hooks… Continue Reading →

Hot Asian Doctor Husband

Continuing to share great performances from the Asian American experience, Theatre Mu stages “Hot Asian Doctor Husband” from Leah Nanako Winkler, an award-winning playwright called a “distinctive new voice” by the New York Times. Winkler’s highly theatrical comedy follows a… Continue Reading →

Sat // The 11th Annual Summer Beer Dabbler

Now more than a decade old, the Twin Cities’ premier summer craft beer festival will make its return to CHS Field for you to sample 450 different beers from 140 local and national breweries down on the field where the… Continue Reading →

Sat // Minneapolis Meows with The Amazing Acro-cats!

While a cat talent show might sound like a joke, ailurophiles from all over have made the Acro-cats show a major happening every year; this year, the showcase is even up to four nights. Along with the talent riding skateboards,… Continue Reading →

More Weekend Happenings

The 1029 has a weekend-long tent party going on, so expect the karaoke wait to be even longer, but they do have F1rst Wrestling at it — INFO Join artist Lee Noble on Nicollet Ave downtown between 6th and 7th… Continue Reading →

Sun // Gully Boys + Kitten Forever + Gender Confetti

Like a local music sampler playlist live on stage, the buzz-worthy melodic rockers Gully Boys return from touring to headline a homegrown bill of live music cool enough to headline one of the summer’s many block parties. Not only can… Continue Reading →

Sat // First Avenue Poster Fair

A great reason to (re)visit the “First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota’s Mainroom” exhibit, the MHS First Ave Poster Show exhibits a bunch of the artists who’ve done the artwork for concerts at the venue—think the wall of the Turf Club,… Continue Reading →

Sun // Tilia Augtoberfest 2019

To be honest, by this point in the summer, we’re block partied out; It takes something a little more than just a few brats and bands to motivate us this time of year. Fortunately, Tilia’s saved some of the best… Continue Reading →

Thurs // Sounds for Silents

Part visual art, part audio art, part experiential art, all exciting, the Walker Art Center commissioned the Afrofuturist music makers of Astral Blak (fka Zuluzuluu) to make music to accompany moving image pieces from the Walker’s collection of experimental short… Continue Reading →