The 20 Most Memorable Twin Cities Concerts of 2013

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Janelle Monae at the Skyway Theater

The word "transcendent" gets thrown around much too often these days, but in the case of Janelle Mone, it actually fits. What it should mean is something more than just a good performance, or even a great one. It should reach out beyond a performer in front of a room full of people and become something other than itself. -- From Jeff Gage's review

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From festivals to smaller shows, there were tons of performances in the Twin Cities that'll stick with us into 2014 and beyond. In no particular order, here are just a few of the many memorable concerts we saw this year.

Stay tuned for our roundup on Gimme Noise of the best concerts of the year!

Published on December 17, 2013

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