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  • Lucinda Williams at the Dakota
    Lucinda Williams warmed up the crowd at the sold out Dakota on a snowy Sunday night with a solo set full of new songs and great stories to go along with them. Special guest Randy Weeks and opener Dylan LeBlanc also braved the cold. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on February 20, 2011.
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  • Wants vs Needs at Jager with Espada and friends
    Wants Vs. Needs celebrated the launch of their new website with another awesome party at Club Jager: PHOTOS BY KEVIN O'MEARA on February 19, 2011
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  • Mike Huckaby at Record Room for 'Black'
    Detroit electronic music O.G. Mike Huckaby came to First Avenue to headline the 'Black' techno night. PHOTOS BY DAVE ECKBLAD on February 19, 2011
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  • Bassgasm 3 at First Avenue feat. Krafty Kuts, Reid Speed, Jen Lasher & more
    In what was likely the largest sound rig First Avenue has seen in many, many years (if ever), Bassgasm 3 rolled into the club and blew the minds of all who dared dance to the bombastic beats of 60+ DJs. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on Feb. 18, 2011
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  • Bassgasm 3 at First Avenue: Party people
    The third installment of the massive 9-hour dance music event Bassgasm had every available inch of First Avenue packed with people ready to party. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on February 18, 2011.
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  • Too Much Love at First Avenue 2/20/11
    Nancy Cheng and Soviet Panda Rocked a packed room at Too Much Love this Saturday at First Ave. Spring Fever was in effect just a few short hours before yet another blizzard. PHOTOS BY CODY LIDTKE
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  • Deerhoof at the Triple Rock
    Deerhoof brought their unique brand of experimental pop songs to a packed crowd at the Triple Rock last night. Scottish dance band Ben Butler & Mousepad and locals HeatdeatH opened the show. PHOTOS BY ADAM BUBOLZ on February 17, 2011.
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  • Motorhead at First Avenue
    Motorhead rocked a sold out First Avenue on Tuesday night, proving once again that sometimes louder is better. Valient Thorr and Clutch opened. PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on Feb. 15, 2011
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  • Gastro Non Grata: Pre-Valentine Fricassee III
    Triple Rock Social Club hosted another rockin’ installment of Gastro Non Grata. Their third year running, Fricassee III drew a solid crowd who had a great time sampling beers from Southern Tier Brewing and Northern Brewer, and delicious food provided by Chowgirls Killer Catering and Christian...
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  • Southern Songbook: Desire and Death at the Southern Theater
    Backed by the Heiruspecs as their house band, some of the finest singers and songwriters in the Twin Cities shared songs about desire, death and love with a rapt audience at the intimate Southern Theater on Valentine's Day. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on February 14, 2011.
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  • Justin Townes Earle at First Avenue
    Justin Townes Earle celebrates Valentines day with the Twin Cities at First Avenue's Mainroom Monday night. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on Feb 14, 2011
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  • The Le Cirque Rouge burlesque's 'I Love You' benefit for Reclaim
    The Le Cirque Rouge burlesque troop presented a valentine benefit show for Reclaim, a nonprofit providing mental health support for LGBT youth. Besides some risque fun and excellent singing, the beautiful Loring Theater hosted a silent action, plus a kissing booth in which a pastie-wearing...
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