Weekend Checklist: Owl City, Joey Ryan, Red Stag Block Party, Beach Boys


"Every now and then we hear our song, we've been having fun all summer long."

-"All Summer Long," The Beach Boys


Friday 7/29/2011

Cloud Cult

Orchestra Hall

Experimental indie-rock.

AA, $20-$45, 8 pm

Ike Reilly Assassination with Little Man, BNLX

First Ave.

Salesman & Racists performed in its entirety.

18+, $15, 8 pm

The Alarmists with Pictures of Then, John Common, Blinding Flashes of Light, Scott Laurent

Loring Theater

The overhead left.

AA, $10 adv, $14 door, 8 pm

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo with Dennis DeYoung

Grand Casino Hinckley

Love is a battlefield.

$15-$30, 8 pm

Black Church Service with Joe Hysell & The Dirt Road Ramblers, Red Daughters

331 Club

"I Know a Girl."

21+, Free, 10 pm

Freya Radar (CD release) with Lying Naked Under the Stars, The Stand

The Terminal Bar

Free EPs for everyone.

21+, $5, 9 pm

Sleazy and Eazy Freak Nasty Dance Party (DJs Mark Mallman and Angie Heitz)
Clubhouse Jager
All the jamz, plus free jello shots at midnight.
21+, free, 10pm

Saturday 7/30/2011

Joey Ryan & The Inks (CD release) with Farewell Milwaukee, New Century Masters, Wishbook

Triple Rock Social Club

Dennis Lane.

18+, $8, 9 pm

Owl City with Mat Kearney, Unwed Sailor

Roy Wilkins Auditorium

I've still got "Fireflies" stuck in my head.

AA, $25-$28, 7 pm

Fuck Knights with Liquor Beats Winter, Kill-Me Kare Bare, Gillespie Kings

Turf Club

Celebrate the release of Fuck Knights "Let It Bleed" 12-inch vinyl LP on Boss Hoss Records with BIG HUGS for everyone!!

21+, $6, 9 pm

Roster McCabe with Inside Out Strings


Mixing reggae, funk and guitar-rock.

21+, $10, 9 pm

The Honeydogs & Bunny Clogs

St. Alphonsus Church Brooklyn Center

Festivities will include a 5K Fun Run, a Classic Car Show, Silent Auction, Grand Raffle, Dancing, Bingo and Games for all ages.

AA, Free, 6:30 pm

Sunday 7/31/2011

Red Stag Block Party with Romantica, Peter Wolf Crier, The 4onthefloor, and more

Red Stag Supperclub

Click here for full lineup.

AA, Free, 3-10 pm

The Beach Boys

Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino

Good vibrations.

Under 18 parent accomp., $16.50-$32.50, 7 pm

Marc Cohn with Shawn Mullins

Minnesota Zoo Amphitheater

Walking in Memphis.

AA, $44, 7:30 pm

Ryan Traster with The Shiny Lights, Sleep Study

7th Street Entry

18+, $6, 8 pm

The All Stars Tour with Emmure, Alesana, and more

Station 4


AA, $20 adv, $25 door, 1 pm

Johnny Winter with Moses Oakland

Famous Dave's BBQ & Blues

American blues guitarist.

18+, $25, 7 pm