Weekend Checklist: Sondre Lerche, Koo Koo Kanga Roo, Stone Arch Festival


"The sun is shining. Weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet."

-Bob Marley


Friday 6/17/2011

Kaivama (CD release) with Arto Järvelä

Cedar Cultural Center

Finnish-American excavators.

AA, $15 adv, $18 door, 7 pm

Roe Family Singers (CD release) with Lisa Fuglie, Mark Anderson, Cactus Blossoms

Friday (6/17) & Saturday (6/18)

331 Club

Old timey music played by one pretty little lady and a bunch of guys.

21+, Free, 10 pm

Eve & the Apple (CD release) with Hunting Club, Dearling Physique

Kitty Cat Klub


18+, $5, 9 pm

Sondre Lerche with Nightlands, Kishi Bashi

Fineline Music Cafe

Minnesota's favorite Norwegian.

18+, $15 adv, $17 door, 8 pm

Koo Koo Kanga Roo with Neil Zumwalde, Golden Bubbles, El Drifte


Pure fun.

21+, $5, 9 pm

Florence and the Machine with Hanni El Khatib

MN Zoo Weesner Amphitheater

The dog days are just beginning.

AA, $55-$67.50, 7 pm

Saturday 6/18/2011

Ghostmouth (CD release) with San Dimas, Kredentials, Speeds the Name

400 Bar


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

Justin Roth (CD release)


"Now You Know."

AA, $10 adv, $12 door, 8 pm

Stone Arch Festival

Saturday (6/18) & Sunday (6/19)

Minneapolis Riverfront

So much good music...all for free!

Click here for set times.

AA, Free

Rock the Garden 2011 with My Morning Jacket, Neko Case, Tapes N Tapes, and more

Walker Art Center/Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Sold out?  Maybe you can find a seat on an apartment rooftop.

AA, $46 GA, $175 VIP, 3 pm

Corefest 2011 with Alistair Hennessy, Six Feet of Silence, and more

Station 4

$2 for an evening of music?  Score.

AA, $2, 4:30 pm

Natasha Bedingfield with Kate Voegele, Kevin Hammond

First Ave.

Commercially pleasing to the ear.

AA, $20, 5:30 pm

Little Man with Surgeons in Heat, Brutes

Hell's Kitchen

So much entertainment in such a little man.

21+, $5, 10 pm

Sunday 6/19/2011

Lenka with Elizabeth and the Catapult

7th Street Entry

"Just enjoy the show..."

18+, $12 adv, $14 door, 7 pm

Tribe & the Big Cats with Educated Consumers, Prolyphic, Metermaids


Get it Movin'.

21+, $6, 9:30 pm

Deep Purple with Ernie & the Automatics

Orpheum Theatre

"Sa-moke on the waaater."

6+, $48.50-$78.50, 7:30 pm