Apr
23
rd
2020
Livestream
Thursday
Apr
23
rd
2020
Livestream

The Current and First Avenue present

'Avenue of the Saints'

Virtual Midwestern Festival & Benefit

with Dave Simonett, Lissie, Erik Koskinen and more!

Show Starts

7PM

Featuring Dave Simonett of Trampled by Turtles, Lissie, David Huckfelt Music of The Pines, Pieta Brown, and Erik Koskinen, live from their homes to benefit Second Harvest Heartland Food Bank and Minnesota musicians.

Tune in on Instagram or Facebook to this virtual music festival for COVID-19 relief, born in the heart of the Midwest. The event will be hosted by National Geographic photographer David Guttenfelder.

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Special Guests


Dave Simonett

Dave Simonett has spent almost two decades as the lead singer, guitar player and songwriter for the widely popular and beloved roots band, Tramped By Turtles. He also fronts Dead...

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Lissie

Lissie grew up in Rock Island, Illinois, near the Mississippi River, speaking her mind and writing songs from an early age. She released her fourth studio album, Castles, on March...

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Erik Koskinen

Erik Koskinen’s Burning the Deal (released June 28, 2019 on Real Phonic Records/Tone Tree Music) is steeped in American roots traditions. Born in Fort Collins, Colorado, raised in Northern Michigan and...

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Pieta Brown

Pieta Brown is a striking poet-songwriter with a seductive voice and an unmistakable style. With one foot in her Iowa home and one in Alabama where she grew up, she...

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David Huckfelt

David Huckfelt is a singer / lyricist / activist and founding frontman of Minneapolis indie-folk cult favorites The Pines. An Iowa-native and former theology student, Huckfelt attended the prestigious Iowa...

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Venue


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