Jan
4
th
2019
Mainroom
Friday
Jan
4
th
2019
Mainroom

First Avenue's BEST NEW BANDS OF 2018

with Annie Mack, The Carnegies, Faith Boblett and more!

Show Starts

7PM

Ages

18+

Online sales have ended, but tickets will be available at the door.

Co-Hosted by ANDREA SWENSSON (89.3 The Current)JORDAN ALAMAT (Go 96.3)SYLVIA JENNINGS (Radio K)

Special Guests


Annie Mack

Annie Mack has built a reputation for writing meaningful, relate-able and inspirational songs. Live, she delivers her songs with power, soul and conviction. A dynamic vocalist and charismatic performer, she...

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The Carnegies

The Carnegies are about REAL, authentic music that today’s modern generation has seemed to have forgotten. Roman Mars: Bass, Royce Mars: Guitar, Brandon Cox: Drums, Owen Hiber: Guitar. In memory...

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Faith Boblett

Faith Boblett is a singer-songwriter from northern Minnesota, and was named one of 2018’s Best New Bands by First Avenue. She began playing guitar and writing her own music at...

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Gully Boys

Born from passion, Kathy, Nadirah and Natalie make up the Minneapolis 3-piece that Gully Boys is today. Gully Boys’ melodic tunes and raw lyrics make it hard to believe that...

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Scrunchies

Scrunchies is a Minneapolis-based punk rock supergroup featuring Laura Larson (Kitten Forever), Bree Meyer (Double Grave), and Danielle Cusack (Bruise Violet, Tony Peachka).  “Larson was inspired to form Scrunchies as...

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Static Panic

Glow comes at a very interesting juncture in self-development for the squad called Static Panic. It comes at a time of love and loss. A time of transformation. A time...

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Yam Haus

Amassing over 3.3 million streams with their pop-inspired album, Stargazer, Yam Haus’ dance-worthy sound evokes the names of WALK THE MOON, Maroon 5, and Ed Sheeran alike. Closing out 2019...

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Hosted By


ANDREA SWENSSON (89.3 The Current)

Andrea Swensson is a music reporter at Minnesota Public Radio’s 89.3 The Current and the voice of the Local Current Blog. She has been covering Minnesota music actively since 2005....

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JORDAN ALAMAT (Go Radio)

– Was born, raised, and still lives in New Brighton, MN– Started his own DJ company in college to pay for tuition and books– Grew up a band geek! In...

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SYLVIA JENNINGS (Radio K)

Radio K – Digital Media Producer, host of Off The Record.

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Venue


First Avenue Mainroom

Since 1970

First Avenue is more than just four walls, a soundboard, and a stage; it is the epicenter of live music and entertainment in Minneapolis. Having celebrated its 45th Anniversary in…

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