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Pizza Luce Block Party

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2014

    Review: Pizza Luce Block Party 2014

    Pizza Luce Block Party Saturday, August 9, 2014 It's telling that more than one artist at the Pizza Luce Block Party shared jokes about stumbling in for a slice in the midst of a late-night bender. Pizza is the fuel that keeps America partying, and Luce is an oasis for wayward revelers in a town th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2014

    The best Twin Cities concerts this weekend

    Be sure to check out our constantly updated concert calendar!

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. Maria Isa gets things started this week with a fresh new video. New clips are here also from Bob Mould, Trampled By Turtles, What Tyrants, the Cavalier Crooks, Suzie, and a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    Pizza Luce Block Party announces 2014 lineup

    The 11th annual Pizza Lucé Block Party hits downtown Minneapolis this August after a successful run across the street from the 4th Street location last year. This time around, there's less punk on the bill and more hip-hop. Rhymesayers signee Dem Atlas (above), GRRRL PRTY, Heiruspecs, and Carnage ... More >>

  • Music

    December 11, 2013

    Twin Cities Music Yearbook 2013

    Low taught us how to drone, Prince brought back breakfast, and there were a million reunions

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    Pizza Lucé Block Party with Motion City Soundtrack, 8/10/13

    Motion City Soundtrack w/After the Burial, Bloodnstuff, Haphduzn, Frankie Lee, and Sean Anonymous Pizza Lucé Downtown, Minneapolis Saturday, August 10, 2013 After going on hiatus last year, the 10th annual Pizza Lucé Block Party returned last night with to celebrate 20 years of Pizza Lucé. The d ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 6, 2013

    The National's Scott Devendorf: No one wants to put out a shitty record

    The slow-burning career trajectory of the National is similar to their songs and albums themselves. What starts as a gentle wave of emotion and intrigue gradually swells to a point where the listener simply gets swept up in the raw sentiments of the track, eventually taken somewhere far different fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2013

    Vampire Weekend at Orpheum Theatre, 8/5/13

    Vampire WeekendOrpheum Theatre, MinneapolisMonday, August 5, 2013Vampire Weekend are not a sentimental band. We should know this already, of course. It's plain to see in their music, and frankly, they're too successful to waste their time with such middling emotions. But, as the New Yorkers returned ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2013

    The Shouting Matches at First Avenue, 8/2/13

    The Shouting Matches With Alpha Consumer First Avenue, Minneapolis August 2, 2013 Near the end of Friday's Shouting Matches show, Justin Vernon led bandmates Phil Cook and Brian Moen through the soulful "I Need a Change." The standout track from their debut full-length, Grownass Man, is ostensibly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Pizza Luce Block Party is back! 2013 lineup announced

    There was not a Pizza Lucé Block Party in 2012, but the tradition has returned with a twist. Yes, there will be a party this year, but it's moving to downtown to celebrate the pizza chain's 20th year in business.The lineup for the 10th annual Block Party so far includes eight acts, including Bloodn ... More >>

  • Music

    December 14, 2011

    Twin Cities Year in Music 2011

    Howler, Astronautalis, Pink Mink, and more

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Hold Steady and P.O.S. at Epic, 11/18/11

    ​Vita.mn's Vth Anniversary Party with Hold Steady, P.O.S., Night Moves, and No Bird SingNovember 18, 2011Epic, Minneapolis"Congrats on throwing such an 'epic' party!" an acquaintance gushed to me shortly after arriving at Vita.mn's "Vth" anniversary bash on Friday night. I found her flub more ende ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2011

    Top 11 most popular Gimme Noise posts of the summer

    ​When it comes to deciding what to cover, our web traffic isn't everything, but it does give us a unique insight into what our readers like to read about the most. It turns out that our Gimme Noise readers love block party announcements (duh); Prince facts; that incessant Foster the People song th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2011

    Pizza Luce Block Party with P.O.S., 8/13/11

    Photos by Erik HessOrion Treon of Phantom Tails​Pizza Luce Block Party 2011August 13, 2011Pizza Luce Uptown, MinneapolisThough there are still a few worthy contenders left this summer (especially next weekend's double-header of the SoundTown Music Festival in Somerset and the West Bank Music Fest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2011

    Lyn-Lake Oktoberfest, Labor Day Weekend Block Party lineups announced

    ​In my recap of the Pizza Luce Block Party from this weekend, I remarked that the free fest might end up being the highlight of the summer concert season. But it looks like we'll have a few other worthy contenders before the season is up -- two more late summer block party lineups have been reveal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Pizza Luce Block Party 2011 set times

    ​The Pizza Luce Block Party is only a few days away, and this year's party might have the strongest lineup yet. In addition to serving as a testing ground for a couple of new projects -- Charles, a new rock band led by Sean Tillmann, a.k.a. Har Mar Superstar; and Farewell Continental, the side pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Har Mar Superstar debuting new project, Charles, at Pizza Luce Block Party

    Photo by Tigger Lunney​It's been over a decade since Sean Tillmann adopted his Har Mar Superstar alter ego and eventually relocated to Los Angeles, CA. The Rocky Mountains couldn't separate Tillmann from his musical alumni, however, and he's maintained a prominent role in the local scene, boo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Red Stag Block Party, Bastille Day Block Party lineups announced

    Photo by B FRESHMike Mictlan performs at next month's Red Stag Block Party​Hot on the heels of the Pizza Luce Block Party lineup, we were greeted with a couple more free summer concert lineups this morning: The Bastille Day Block Party, which will be in Uptown on Sunday, July 17, and the Red S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2010

    Loring Alley Party, Spirits of the Red City, and more from the weekend

    Photo by Nikki Miller​Just another hot, hot summer of our lives... This past weekend was packed from end-to-end with local shows of every variety, from Friday night's Rogue Valley CD-release show at the Mainroom to Saturday's Pizza Luce Block Party and Loring Alley Party and Sunday's marathon hoot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Brother Ali, Britstock: Freeloader Friday

    Gloria's Lobotomy by Rudy Fig​There's never a week in the Twin Cities without great free stuff to do. This week's hot happenings include an incredible lineup at the Pizza Luce Block Party (Brother Ali! Dessa! Pink Mink!), sugary sweet art by Rudy Fig and Jeff Warner over at the Gallery at Fox Tax, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Pizza Luce Block Party, Loring Alley Party set times

    ​It's been a hot and stormy week, but we've got our fingers crossed that tomorrow is going to be a beautiful day. Hear that, rain gods? TOMORROW WILL BE BEAUTIFUL. It had better be; there's more than one slammin' outdoor concert scheduled for tomorrow afternoon, and it would be a shame to see any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Loring Alley Party set times, lineup, holy moly

    ​Not to be outdone by the Pizza Luce Block Party, Totally Gross National Product, Nick & Eddie, and Ryan Olson have put together an amazing day and night of the Cities' best way-goddamn-left-of-center musicians and artists, including Mike 2600, Poop Smeared Mirror (Knife World with added insan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: August 7-13

    Murs and Slug collaboration starts to take shape, Dan Wilson announces home town tour & next week's best new releases.

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2009

    August 11, 2009: Sufjan Stevens & Silversun Pickups

    Sufjan Stevens announces TC date, One For The Team release new video & Silversun Pickups hit the Current studios.

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Pizza Luce Block Party makes Minneapolitans sweat with joy

    The thing that set this block party apart from the rest we've attended this uncharacteristically mild summer? The oppressive humidity.

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Freeloader Friday: August 7-9

    Free yourself this weekend.

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Pizza Luce Block Party lineup and set times

    Plan your day around this great free event.

  • Calendar

    August 5, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    July 16, 2009: P.O.S. & Toki Wright

    Dan Auerbach, the Mountain Goats and Final Fantasy announce TC dates & P.O.S. releases new video.

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2008

    Over the Weekend: August 8-10, 2008

    crossingguards.jpgLots of bad stuff happened this weekend. Luckily, there was also plenty of sunshine and beer available for consumption. Here's a recap of the Pizza Luce block party.

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    August 8, 2007
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