Weekend Checklist: Rogue Valley, Devotchka, The 4onthefloor, Krown Vega
Make the most of it!
Rogue Valley (CD Release) with the Pines, Adam Svec, Chastity Brown
The Varsity Theater
Four albums in a year is impressive. Join Rogue Valley as they release the culmination of their concept project with IV: False Floors.
18+, $11 adv. $14 door, 6:30 pm
A Benefit for Japan with Birthday Suits, Pink Mink, the Gateway District, and Still Pacific
Stellar local bands, great cause.
18+, $10, 9 p.m.
Devotchka with Scotland Yard Gospel Choir
Devotchka brings their heartfelt romance and celebratory energy to First Avenue.
18+, $25, 8 pm
Foster the People with Grouplove, We Babarians
7th Street Entry
Remember the name Foster the People...this won't be the last you hear of this band.
18+, $10, 8 pm
Execute Rogue Citizen
Last night for the Execute Rogue Citizen show, featuring live music from the Seawhores and destruction of the remaining, unsold art on display.
Free, 7:30-10:30 pm
The 4onthefloor (Vinyl Release)
Triple Rock Social Club
Awesome music, free flowing liquor, fun times.
18+, $6, 9 pm
Krown Vega (CD Release) Taller Than Trees, Tyrannosaurus Friends
Krown Vega releases their debut album, Dream All Everyday.
18+, $5-$8, 18+
Skies Alive (CD Release) Famous Like You, Chris Shotliff & the Hardest Part, Tribe and the Big Cats, M.C. Intyre
Suburban World Theater
Skies Alive got their name from a headline...now they're making them by releasing their new cd, Til I Die.
AA, $8, 5 pm
Dance Gavin Dance with iwrestledabearonce, In Fear and Faith, Close to Home, Just Like Vinyl
Why, yes. Gavin did wrestle a bear once in fear and faith, near home, just like vinyl.
AA, $15, 5 pm
Soulacious with Robinson Caruso
Funk, rock, and hip-hop all rolled into one group.
21+, $6, 9:30 pm
Discover the Real George Washington: New Views from Mount Vernon
Minnesota History Center
Not since Lady Gaga was morphed on the dollar bill has George Washington got this much attention. Find out the history behind our first US President.
AA, $10, Sundays 12-5 pm (running 2/22-5/29-2011)
The Varsity Theater
Making his way across the country, Matt Wertz makes a stop in Minneapolis for the night...don't miss this up-and-coming star.
AA, $15, 6 pm
Gucci Mane with Waka Flocka
Epic Night Club
Art mirroring life at its finest.
18+, $30-$85, 10 pm
Growing Home: Ending Youth Homelessness
The Center for Changing Lives
Featuring pieces by artist-mentored kids, who know first-hand about homelessness, and also by youths enrolled in the Kaleidoscope Place program.
AA, Free, 5:30-8 pm