Minneapolis/ Arts & Culture
Published on October 10, 2019
5 intriguing music events in Minneapolis this weekendPhoto: Radek Grzybowski/Unsplash

If you love to take advantage of the music offerings near you, this weekend offers several great reasons to leave the house.

From an album release party to The Wailers in concert, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.

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Twin Lakes Album Release Show (featuring The Arias, Colin Bracewell)

From the event description:

Twin Lakes presents their debut full-length album "In The Valley." It explores the dichotomy between loneliness and solitude while seeking meaning in love lost. Special guests are Arias and Colin Bracewell. 

When: Saturday, Oct. 12, 6-10 p.m.
Where: Fall Out Arts Initiative, 2609 Stevens Ave.
Admission: $7
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The Velvets - A Tribute to The Velvet Underground - Labor Temple 50 Yrs Ago

From the event description:

Velvet Underground fans, unite this Saturday! The Velvets, a tribute band, performs in a 21-and-over show. It marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic NYC band's only Minnesota performance in 1969 at the MPLS Labor Temple.

When: Saturday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.- Sunday, Oct. 13, 2 a.m.
Where: The Hook and Ladder Theater , 3010 Minnehaha Ave.
Admission: $5-$20
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Outpost: Words + Music

From the event description:

Join us this Saturday for Outpost. This inspiring mix of intimate performances features classically trained musicians, stand-up comedians, piquant poets and more.

When: Saturday, Oct. 12, 8:30 p.m.- Sunday, Oct. 13, 2 a.m.
Where: Hook and Ladder Mission Room, 3010 Minnehaha
Admission: $5-$20 
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Led Zeppelin II 50th Anniversary Celebration with ZEPPO & Friends

From the event description:

Calling all Led Zeppelin fans! Don't miss the 50th anniversary celebration of Led Zeppelin II, the English rock band's second album. Tribute band Zeppo will perform along with Kelly Peterson and Steve Brantseg. 

When: Saturday, Oct. 12, 9:0 p.m.- Sunday, Oct. 13, 1 a.m.
Where: The Cabooze, 917 Cedar Ave. South
Admission: $10
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The Wailers with Special Guest

From the event description:

Spin Magazine listed Bob Marley & The Wailers at no. 4 of the 50 Greatest Bands of All Times, notes saintrocke.com. You can catch reggae band performing its 1979 album this Sunday. Renowned bassist and founder Aston “Familyman” Barrett will be joined onstage by original Wailers Junior Marvin and Donald Kinsey. 

When: Sunday, Oct. 13, 7:30-11 p.m.
Where: The Cedar Cultural Center, 416 Cedar Ave. South
Admission: $30-$35
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