Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Tuesday, April 11th @ 7PM
The homies from Cool Pollution are gearing up to release their new EP, From Kosmos With Love, at 7th Street Entry tonight. The band just received two new members in Adriatic & Ian Sutherland, two accomplished musicians in their own right. The night will also feature performances from The Controversial New ‘Skinny Pill,’ City Counselor, Sloslylove, and Ghostband. This show is 18+ and tickets are currently available for only $6, click the link below to grab yours now.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Thursday, March 16th @ 6PM
Long Beach’s own Vince Staples will be at First Avenue tomorrow evening. The Cali MC has come a long way and has definitely paid his dues with 3 solid projects, not to mention plenty of road experience. His “Life Aquatic” tour features woman of all trades, Kilo Kish, two great up and coming artists for the reasonable price of $20. This one is all ages and tickets are still available via the link below.
If you aren’t familiar with The Klituation, let me star t by saying it is one of the best dance parties in town. The all female lineup features mainstays such as DJ Keezy, Shannon Blowtorch, Sophia Eris, and more while a rotating cast of artists make guest appearances. The recap for round 2 was recently posted to YouTube, check it out above and be on the look out for the next one.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Thursday, March 2nd @ 8PM
PROF’s Time Bomb Tour will wrap up tonight with it’s homecoming show at First Avenue. These guys have been through some crazy times during their trip (van burglary, van breakdown), so it’s nice to see them all back home in 1 piece. The event will also feature Metasota, Finding Novyon, Cashinova and Willie Wonka; we also have a suspicion that you’ll see a few special guests. This one is 18+ and tickets are still available for $20, click the link below to buy yours now before they sell out.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Friday, February 24th @ 8PM
Fool’s Gold artist, Black Atlass, will be live at First Avenue’s 7th Street Entry this Friday. The Canadian producer, singer and songwriter has come on strong over the last few years connecting with global brands like Louis Vuitton and Yves Saint Laurent along the way. His ambient, oft-low tempo production meshes well with his sharp vocals, songs like “Tonight” and””Haunted Paradise” have proven to be hits. Official tour special guest OVERWERK will open up the night, as well as local favorite C. Kostra. This one is 18+ and advance tickets are still available for $12 ($15 @ door), click the link below to buy yours now.
Location: 701 N 1st Avenue, Minneapolis When: Sunday, January 15th @ 8PM
Pine City MC Sake Red will make his Minneapolis debut this next Sunday and the bill looks impressive. The event will celebrate the release of his latest project, W.A.N.T.S, with performances slated from J. Plaza, Baby Shel, Nate Millyunz, Kashy, and Tae Supreme among others. DJ Quincy will hold down the 1s & 2s, while Lyric Marid handles the hosting duties. If you like good, no bullshit hip hop, this is the show for you. This one is 18+ and there are a limited amount of pre-sale tickets for $10, click the link below to purchase yours.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Sunday, January 8th @ 7:30PM
The homie Rich Garvey is looking to kick 2017 off with a bang as he will headline 7th Street Entry tonight. Rich had a solid 2016, selling out the same venue for his album release party; this time around shouldn’t be much different. The event will also feature performances from Doks, Radio Ahlee, Blamsiss, and Phib, while Mica May handles the hosting duties. This one is 18+ and advance tickets are currently available for only $7 ($10 @ door), click the link below to buy yours now.
Location: 701 First Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Saturday, January 14th @ 9PM
That’s right, it’s already that time of year again. The New Year is behind us, but Sean Anonymous’ annual birthday bash is once again front and center. After a few very successful years in First Avenue’s mainroom, scheduling issues forced Sean to opt for the smaller, but potentially wilder 7th Street Entry. If you’re accustomed to Sean Anon’s parties, then you know there will be plenty of special guests, as well as performances from J. Plaza and Sophia Eris. This one is 18+ and advance tickets are still available for only $10 ($13 @ door), click the link below to grab yours now before they sell out.
Location: 701 First Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Friday, January 6th @ 7PM (18+)
The first week of 2017 is looking like yet another good one for live music in the Twin Cities. Among a plethora of events being held throughout the week, SIMS of Doomtree will headline First Avenue’s mainroom this Friday. Don’t let his super cool style give you the wrong idea, SIMS is one of the best MCs in the Twin Cities and has the track record to prove it. The event will also feature performances from Milwaukee’s own Webster X, Chicago duo Air Credits (Hood Internet & Show You Suck), and Nazeem & Spencer Joles. A STACKED lineup for a reasonable $15, click the link below to buy your tickets now.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Tuesday, December 13th @ 9PM
IPR & Rhymesayers will join forces tonight for what should be a great show. The event features performances from quick spitting J. Plaza, hard hitting Nazeem & Spencer Joles and Creeps & Geeks; a solid lineup for the price of FREE.99. This one is 18+, so make sure to get there early to insure your entrance.