Here’s what we’re recommending you go to this week!

Sat: Landscape: Natural Fit, Imagined Prospects

Happy 5th birthday to the Kolman & Pryor Gallery! As one of the best art spaces in two towns packed with art spaces, we’re not at all surprised that Anita Kolman and Patrick K. Pryor will be celebrating the occasion… Continue Reading →

Fri: The Black Angels + The Black Lips: +1 Release Party

The team-up of psychedelic rockers The Black Angels and raucous garage sound of The Black Lips is recommendation-worthy on its own, but Friday’s show is another launch party for the new First Avenue and Surly beer collab, appropriately titled +1…. Continue Reading →

Nora Chipaumire: Portrait of Myself as My F̶a̶t̶h̶e̶r̶

One of the most anticipated/hyped performance pieces in our recent memory, Zimbabwe/New York–based choreographer Nora Chipaumire sets up for the weekend inside the actual ring at Uppercut Boxing Gym in Northeast for her show, Portrait of Myself as My F̶a̶t̶h̶e̶r̶. In it,… Continue Reading →

Mon: Wolf Alice In-Store

We had a ton of interest in our Wolf Alice ticket giveaway and we’re not surprised, they’re one of the hottest bands on the airwaves and on the festival stages. Ahead of Tuesday’s show at First Ave, the band will… Continue Reading →

Sun: Conspirator Trunk Show feat. Strange Girls Artists

Some of the conspirators in the Conspiracy of Strange Girls artist collective set up shop in the new horror-themed music and pipe shop Grimm Bebop. Along with the artists’ one-of-kind treasures, the store will be running a sale on their… Continue Reading →

Sun: Cochon555 Culinary Competition

One of the premiere foodie events of the year, there’s still somehow tickets left to Cochon555, a pop-up all-inclusive feast with chefs who specialize in going “whole hog”, including folks from Meritage, Corner Table, BARDO, and more. Along with the… Continue Reading →

Sat: MN Spirits Fest

There’s plenty of parties where you can dabble in MN’s craft beer scene, but Saturday night it’s time for the spirits scene to shine. Get to know over 15 members of the MN Distiller’s Guild in the swanky setting of… Continue Reading →

Thursday Picks: Do Some Good at Some Good Events

Tips for Noodles & Billy If you love living in a city with a vibrant arts and culture scene, support the people who help make it happen in a big way. Billy Morrisette, who you definitely either know as a… Continue Reading →

So proud to live in a place where a Judge Judy-themed drag brunch sells out—two shows!

And sells out right away, too.

Stereo Code

Even though MPLS + STPL has developed an incredibly diverse musical landscape—soundscape?—the most experimental night of this week goes to electro-acid night Stereo Code. The innovative music-makers Amy Pickett and Tekk Nikk will be joined by extra special guests Monostatic and… Continue Reading →