Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Thursday, April 28th @ 9PM
The people of Minnesota are no strangers to the band Umphrey’s McGee, every year you’ll find these guys headlining a variety of venues, usually with back to back dates. This year they’ll be playing 3 consecutive nights at First Avenue’s main room, but Thursday’s after party in the entry is definitely something to note. Tonight’s show will feature performances from PHO, Doks Robotiks, and Chalk; a solid lineup that’ll keep the energy high after Umphreys in the main room. This one is 18+ and tickets are currently available for $10 ($5 crossover), click the link below to buy yours now.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Wednesday, October 14th @ 9PM
The Underachievers will be in town this Wednesday and they’ve announced an after-party for their show at the main room. With the Record Room still under construction, Bobby Raps & TIIIIIIIIIIP’s dance party “Dequaxatron” has dwindled. That all changes with this after party which will be hosted in the 7th Street Entry. The night will feature plenty of special guests in signature Dequaxatron style, with Pouya in town you might even see a few rare live performances. This one is 18+ and pre-sale tickets are on sale for only $7, click the link below to grab yours now.
Location: 2105 S State Street, Chicago When: Sunday, August 2nd @ 9PM
Hustle Simmons continues his Hustlepalooza series with it’s namesake festival in town next weekend. That Sunday, Simmons will host performances from A$AP MOB, Martin $ky, YP, Mic Terror and Roy French; a night that should rival Saturday’s show (Mick Jenkins). With A$AP Rocky performing at Lolla earlier in the evening, we wouldn’t be surprised if he makes an appearance alongside the MOB to make things official. This one is 18+ and general admission tickets can still be purchased for $25, click the link below to grab yours now.
Location: 2105 S State Street, Chicago When: Saturday, August 1st @ 10PM
With Lollapalooza taking over Grant Park very soon the after parties are rolling in just about everywhere. Reggie’s Rock Club in Chicago’s South Loop will host one of the more notable after party events, Mick Jenkins will headline the night after performing at Lolla earlier in the day. Hurt Everybody will open up the event and you can expect a few special guests to stop by as well. This one is 18+ and tickets are already SOLD OUT, at this point your best bet is to check Craigslist or stop scalp early.
Location: 235 N Ashland Avenue, Chicago When: Friday, August 29th @ 9PM
With North Coast Music Festival right kicking off, it’s about time for some after party announcements. Of all the events going down after the fest, the above show at the Cobra Lounge will be one to remember. St. Paul’s own Allan Kingdom will headline his first Chicago show with Alex Wiley and Saba also slated to perform. A Billion Young will rock the 1s and 2s with a couple more artists waiting to be announced. This event is 21+ and tickets are on sale now for $5! If you know what’s up, you wont miss this show; click the link below for tickets.