Founding member and vocalist in the visionary, influential French group Stereolab (among other many things), Laetitia Sadier returns to MPLS + STPL with her new Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble for a can’t miss show. Critics and fans are so enamored with Sadier’s music—including the fresh pop sounds of the new ensemble—that when appeared at Treehouse Records for an in-store in 2015 the shop actually put a disclaimer on this event: “This is not a joke”. First Avenue’s 7th St Entry is not much bigger than a record store, so expect it to be packed for four piece group, and openers—multi-instrumentalist and producer Nicholas Krgovich and hometown hero DJ Jake Rudh7:30 PM. $12 advance, $14 door.Tracy Oxford

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