Photo by Nikki MillerToots and the Maytals
July 9, 2011
Minnesota Zoo's Weesner Family Amphitheater
Opening with "Pressure Drop" and closing just about an hour later with "54-46 (That's My Number)," Toots and the Maytals socked a brief but energetic performance to the intimate, family-friend ... More >>
Twin Cities soul and reggae fans are blessed whenever Frederick "Toots" Hibbert brings his party to town. At 65, Toots still delivers his action packed deluge of roots reggae hits from "Sweet and Dandy," "Do the Reggae," "Time Tough," and "Monkey Man," all the while revving up his band and tu ... More >>
Now that we've all exhausted ourselves coming up with jokes about getting to see the Monkees at the Zoo this summer (July 1 and 2!), the Music in the Zoo series' organizers have revealed a full run of nearly 30 dates at the Minnesota Zoo's Weesner Amphitheater.
What more can be said about Frederick Nathaniel "Toots" Hibbert and his legendary band, the Maytals? Other than his unrelenting ability to bring the party of high energy and positivity keeping a much more than half-full First Avenue on their feet all night. Whether it was his faithful devotees o ... More >>