Weekend Checklist: Communist Daughter, Music On-A-Stick, Journey

Weekend Checklist: Communist Daughter, Music On-A-Stick, Journey
This weekend marks the end of August and possibly the warm weather. The State Fair Grandstand invites various local musicians to its stage Friday night with Local Music On-A-Stick featuring Jeremy Messersmith, Dessa, The Jayhawks and more. Communist Daughter also plays at the Cabooze while Teenage Moods releases their latest album at the Hexagon Bar. Saturday Journey takes a journey to Minnesota with fellow 80s musicians, Pat Benatar and Loverboy. Sunday Little Feat helps to conclude the Minnesota Zoo shows for the summer. Get ready for Fall. 

Friday 8.31.2012

Retribution Gospel Choir with Exiles, Laarks and Fire in the Northern Firs
Amsterdam Bar & Hall
Bright and Catchy
AA, Free, 4 PM

Minnesota State Fair feat. Wilson Phillips and Wanda Jackson
More info here
AA, Free

MN Music On-A-Stick feat. Semisonic, Jeremy Messersmith, Dessa and more
State Fair Grandstand
Full Lineup here
AA, $35, 5 PM

Teengirl Fantasy, with Gatekeeper and Soviet Panda
7th St. Entry
Synthy Dance Night
18+, $12 adv, $14 door, 8 PM

MFR Presents: Burger Night feat Sleeping in the Aviary, Buffalo Moon, No Man's String Band, Tiger Vs and DJ FooLProoF
Old Arizona 
Beer. Burgers. Bands.
Free. 8 PM

Communist Daughter with The Parlour Suite and Actual Wolf
Folk Rock
18+, $5-8, 8:30 PM

E.L.n.O. with All Tomorrow's Petty
Lee's Liquor Lounge
Music by E.L.O. and Tom Petty 
21+, $10, 9 PM

Golden Bubbles with Zirba Zirba and Vague-a-Bond
Kitty Cat Klub
Slop-Pop Disco
21+, $5, 9 PM

Teenage Moods "Grow" Release with Crimes, Nallo and Mystery Train
Hexagon Bar 
Local Garage Rock 
21+, 10 PM

The Union Suits with Jack Klatt & the Cat Swingers
Memory Lanes
Honky Tonk Bowl Live
21+, 10 PM

Ashley Gold feat members of Sexcat
Dakota Jazz Club
R&B Soul Vocals
AA, $5, 11:30 PM

Saturday 9.1.2012

Minnesota State Fair feat. Hookers & Blow and The New Standards
More info here
AA, Free

Shellac 20th Anniversary Show with Bellini and STNNG
First Avenue Mainroom
Minimilist Rock Trio
18+, $12, 6 PM

Journey feat Pat Benetar with Neil Giraldo and Loverboy
State Fair Grandstand
80s Night
AA, $38-58, 7 PM

Tiger Vs. CD Release Party with Nice Purse, I, Collosus and Dust Buns
7th Street Entry
Indie Pop
18+, $5, 8 PM

Hot Freaks with Tickle Torture, Umami an Black Blondie
Kitty Cat Klub
21+, $6, 9 PM

Sunday 9.2.2012

Little Feat
MN Zoo Amphitheater 
Eclectic Rock 
AA, $32, 7:30

Mac Demarco with The People's Temple and Strange Names
7th Street Entry
Thoughtful Lyrics and Electric Guitars
18+, $8 adv, $10 door, 7 PM

Flavor Crystals with Sterling Roswell, The Volta Sound and Chatham Rise
Turf Club
Space Rock
21+, $8, 8 PM

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