Ten Thousand Sounds in the Land of 10,000 Lakes

The Current has put its stamp of approval on City Pages’ first live music event. The 10 Thousand Sounds Festival, which will be held in a parking lot at the intersection of 8th Street and Hennepin Avenue, features a line-up of bands that are locally and nationally recognized. Expect appearances from The Walkmen, Free Energy, Greg Grease, Strange Names, Prissy Clerks, and The Chalice. Tickets for the event, scheduled for Saturday, June 22, are $20 a pop with a $45 VIP option.