Weekend Checklist: Basilica Block Party, Josh Groban, Katy Perry, Warped Tour

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So here's to all those summer nights when my feet hit the sand, the waves break my fall, and all my friends outnumber the stars.


Friday 7/8/2011

Basilica Block Party with David Gray, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ray LaMontagne, Lissie, and more

Basilica of St. Mary
Runs 7/8 & 7/9
Click here for more bands and set times.
AA, $45 one day pass, $80 two day pass, 5 pm

Dessa's Cadence Hip-Hop Series with Cecil Otter, Crescent Moon is in Big Trouble, A. Wolf and Her Claws

The Guthrie's Dowling Studio
Tickets and event info here.
AA, $15, 8 pm

Josh Groban
Target Center
America's answer to Italy's Andrea Bocelli.
AA, $75-$95, 8 pm

Young Professionals (CD release) with Far From Falling, Trees In Training, Thought T
Fineline Music Cafe
The rest of the story is yet to be written.
21+, $6, 8 pm


Saturday 7/9/2011

Katy Perry with Marina & The Diamonds
Xcel Energy Center
Baby, you're a firework.
AA, $25-$47, 6:30 pm

The Blind Shake (CD release) with Chambermaids, Is/Is, and Sundowners
Hexagon Bar
Read our interview from this week's print edition.
21+, Free, 9 pm

Red Pens with Two Harbors
Turf Club
Hung out and you pulled the rug out.
21+, $6, 9 pm

Toots & the Maytals with Natty Nation
MN Zoo Amphitheater
Legends of ska and reggae music.
AA, $60-$250, 7 pm

Erica West
Dakota Jazz Club
Strong, confident, and sultry right out of the box.
21+, $5, 11 pm

St. Paulapolooza 2011
Station 4
Click here for complete lineup.
AA till 9 pm, 21+ after 9 pm, $10, 5 pm

Chester Bay with West of Aldine, Dandylion Warpaint
Fineline Music Cafe
Devouring the Minnesota music scene like a raging torrent.
21+, $6, 8 pm

Rewind! Celebrating 16 years of Radio K International with Malamanya
Cedar Cultural Center
Featuring a wide range of music from around the world.
AA, $5, 7 pm

Dessa's Cadence Hip-Hop Series with Astonautalis, Lazlo Supreme & Toussaint Morrison, and MaLLy
The Guthrie's Dowling Studio
Tickets and event info here.
AA, $15, 8 pm

Soulacious
Bunker's Music Bar & Grill
Soul & funk.
21+, $5, 9:30 pm

Toots & the Maytals
Minnesota Zoo Weesner Amphitheater
Reggae classics under the summer sun.
All ages, $38, 7:30 p.m.


Sunday 7/10/2011

Vans Warped Tour
Canterbury Park
You owe it to your 15-year-old self to go.  Click here for lineup.
AA, $33.75, 11:30 am

In Tall Buildings with Howler, Kevin Steinman
7th Street Entry
Tunes that are dense and textured.
18+, $7, 7 pm

Tech N9ne
Epic Nightclub
Imma tell.
AA, $26.50-$31.50, 6:30 pm

The Get Up Kids with The Globes, Major Games
Triple Rock Social Club
Your pretty, pretty things.
18+, $17 adv, $20 door, 8 pm

Little Feat
MN Zoo Amphitheater
Little Feat is one of rock n' roll's best live bands. Ever.
AA, $33, 7:30 pm

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