Weekend Checklist: Jimmy Eat World, Arctic Monkeys, Memory Lanes Block Party, Soundset


An extra day to the weekend?  We'll take it!


Friday 5/27/2011

Little Man (CD release) with Red Pens, Rockford Mules

Turf Club

Orbital Amusement.

21+, $8, 9 pm

Jimmy Eat World

First Ave

"The Middle" always takes me back to my 22-year-old self.

AA, $25, 6 pm

A. Wolf & Her Claws with Alicia Wiley, Littlefoot

Hell's Kitchen

Aby Wolf shows her talent and her claws.

21+, $5, 10 pm

The Sunny Era with Painted Saints, Andy Elwell

331 Club

Three-piece ensemble featuring world music.

21+, Free, 10 pm

Saturday 5/28/2011

Jelly Project (CD release) with West of Aldine, Empty Set

O'Gara's Garage

A little more ugly and a little more dirty.

21+, $6, 9 pm

Last Triumph presents St. Paul Slim (CD release) with Illuminous 3, Crunchy Kids, Botzy, DJ Snuggles

Fineline Music Cafe

Don't kill 'em with kindness, kill 'em with rhymeness.

18+, $5 adv, $8 doors, 8 pm

Memory Lanes Block Party

Memory Lanes

Runs 5/28-5/31

Click here for more information and set times.

AA, Free, 3 pm

Journey's Backyard BBQ Tour featuring music by Plain White T's, Hyland, My Lady Four, & more

Maplewood Mall

In between performances, there will be live skateboarding motocross & BMX demos.

AA, Free, 12:00 pm

Arctic Monkeys with Vaccines

First Ave.

Monkeys and vaccine.

18+, $25, 6 pm

Sunday 5/29/2011

Soundset 2011 featuring Atmosphere, Big Boi, De La Soul, Brother Ali, Doomtree, and more

Canterbury Park

Right in our own backyard...Twin Cities, don't miss this!

AA - $38 GA, 18+ $90 VIP, 11 am

Official Soundset After Party with Brother Ali, Mike Relm, and more

First Ave.

The party doesn't stop in Shakopee.

18+, $10 adv, $15 doors, 10 pm

Jackson Browne

State Theater

In sixty-five I was seventeen and running up one-o-one.

6+, $50-$101, 7 pm

Hookers $ Blow


Hookers and blow are always best saved for a Sunday.

21+, $7, 9:30 pm

Monday 5/30/2011

The Growlers, The Enigmatics, Nice Purse

7th Street Entry


18+, $8 adv, $10 doors, 8 pm

3rd Annual Veteran's Aid Concert featuring Matthew Griswold, Sasha Mercedes, & more

Fineline Music Cafe

Free Admission for anyone with a Dept Of Veterans Affairs ID card, Dept Of Defense ID card current or retired, or any proof of service.

18+, $10, 5:30 pm

Amy & Adams

Nicollet Island

Husband and wife folk duo.

AA, Free, 7 pm