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First Avenue + indie venues launch “Golden Ticket” NFT Fundraiser

Young & Sick and Goldflyer have announced a “Golden Ticket” Non-Fungible Token (NFT) art fundraiser working with ten of the country’s most iconic independent music venues and NIVA (National Independent...

Apr
2
nd
2021
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First Avenue Website Update

First Avenue is in the process of updating all upcoming concerts and live events to integrate into the First Avenue website. You may notice many upcoming shows do not have...

Dec
31
st
2020
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First Avenue Zoom Backgrounds

While our doors are temporarily closed to the public, we wanted to offer a way for you to picture yourself at one of our venues in the meantime. Check out...

Apr
20
th
2020
Posted by Anthony Iverson
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Support Local Music

The social distancing required to combat the spread of COVID-19 is creating incredibly challenging circumstances for so many, with a disproportionate impact on the hospitality and event industry workforce—including local...

Mar
30
th
2020
Posted by Ashley Ryan
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Rescheduled Shows: Cowboy Mouth, Brandy Clark, Hunny, The Dip, King Buffalo, Sampa the Great

Cowboy Mouth at the Fine Line | July 23, 2020 New Orleans-natives Cowboy Mouth offer some hometown flavor in their songs, mixing a rowdy rock sound with bits of twang...

Mar
27
th
2020
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Rescheduled Shows: Johnny A., Kevin Krauter, Anna Burch, The Ballroom Thieves

Amid the uncertain circumstances facing the Twin Cities and beyond, First Avenue has been working diligently to reschedule shows. Take a minute to look ahead at some of the upcoming...

Mar
25
th
2020
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Upcoming Rescheduled Shows

Amid the uncertain circumstances facing the Twin Cities and beyond, First Avenue has been working diligently to reschedule shows. Take a minute to look ahead at some of the upcoming...

Mar
21
st
2020
  • Artist Interview

GET TO KNOW: Mae Simpson

Ahead of Mae Simpson’s performance at First Avenue’s Best New Bands of 2019 in the First Avenue Mainroom on Saturday, January 25, we got to ask her a few questions....

Jan
21
st
2020
Posted by Julia Dunnwald
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GET TO KNOW: FruitPunchLoverBoy

Ahead of FruitPunchLoverBoy’s performance at First Avenue’s Best New Bands of 2019 in the First Avenue Mainroom on Saturday, January 25, we got to him a few questions. Read what...

Jan
21
st
2020
Posted by Julia Dunnwald
  • Artist Interview

GET TO KNOW: Under Violet

Ahead of Under Violet’s performance at First Avenue’s Best New Bands of 2019 in the First Avenue Mainroom on Saturday, January 25, we got to ask Sara Bischoff a few...

Jan
21
st
2020