The Electric Fetus will be celebrating its 40th anniversary all next week, and as part of the festivities they will be hosting a special after-hours in-store performance with Brother Ali and Atmosphere next Tuesday, June 10. The event is free, and tickets will be given out on a first-come, first-serve basis to the first 350 people who visit the store during business hours on Tuesday. The store will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, and will re-open at 9:15 p.m. for ticket holders only.
In addition to this high-profile in-store performance, there will be daily performances by several other fantastic local musicians:
Haley Bonar Wednesday, June 11 at 7 p.m.
Roma di Luna Thursday, June 12 at 7 p.m. Charlie Parr Friday, June 13 at 3 p.m.
Teddy Bear Band Saturday, June 14 at 10 a.m. Donald Washington + The James Buckley Trio Sunday, June 15 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
The anniversary week culminates with a big blowout at First Avenue, featuring tons of great local bands and a special supergroup called "The Electric Fetus All-Stars" that will feature current and past Fetus employees who also happen to be fantastic musicians. Here's the complete lineup: