Weekend Checklist: NKOTBSB, Bethany Larson & The Bees Knees, Black Church Service


"The summer air is here, so get your dress on, and dance around like no one cares."

-Sing It Loud


Friday 7/15/2011

Bethany Larson & The Bees Knees (CD release) with Mayda, Adam Svec

Kitty Cat Klub

You're just the bee's knees.

21+, $5, 10 pm

Black Church Service (7" release) with Pennyroyal

7th Street Entry

Free PBR with every vinyl sale.

18+, $5, 8 pm


Target Center

Screaming girls grow up into screaming women.

AA, $29.50-$89.50, 6:30 pm

Finger Eleven



18+, $13 adv, $15 door, 8:30 pm

Tex Pistols

Aster Cafe

Have you seen these men?

21+, $10, 9 pm

Saturday 7/16/2011

Totally Gross National Product Summer Showcase with Marijuana Deathsquads, JM Airis, Slapping Purses, Spyder Baybie and more

Clubhouse Jager

Full lineup and set times here.

21+, $7, 3pm

Nicollet Mall
The Dakota throws its annual outdoor fest, featuring four stages of free music. 
All ages, Free, noon

Fair to Midland (CD release) with Brothers Loyalty, The Outlet, Canis Major

Station 4

One of the most idiosyncratic musical forces from the Lone Star State.

16+, $13 adv, $15 door, 6 pm

Loud + Clear presents Black: Kiddo, Antiphase, Cesar Costa, Aldo Delucio

Record Room at First Ave.

Get your dance on.

18+, $5, 10 pm

Canon Chorus with Party House, Fairfax, AK

Memory Lanes

If you have not heard of Canon Chorus, you're in for a treat.

21+, Free, 10 pm

Dave Koz

MN Zoo Amphitheater

The second coming of Sanborn.

AA, $45, 7:30 pm

Sunday 7/17/2011

Barbette's Bastille Day Celebration with Rogue Valley, Solid Gold, Pink Mink, and more


Freedom fries.

AA, Free, 2 pm


Peavey Plaza

Penned by an immigrant Irishman.

AA, Free, 5 pm

Carrie Rodriguez

Dakota Jazz Club

Love & Circumstance.

21+, $15, 7 pm

Fleet Foxes

State Theatre

Intellectual music.

AA, $32, 7:30 pm

Lizzy Borden

Station 4

Forty whacks with a wet noodle.

16+, $10, 7 pm