From a 45th anniversary show at First Avenue to a complete performance of Abbey Road at the Cabooze, here are the four shows to see this weekend.
Har Mar Superstar, Sonny Knight & The Lakers @ First Avenue
Friday, April 3
First Avenue is celebrating its 45th anniversary by bringing in some masters of soul and R&B this weekend: Local and international touring powerhouse Har Mar Superstar along with Sonny Knight & The Lakers.
It’s an 18-plus show – tickets are $15. Doors open at 7 p.m.
Soap performs Abbey Road @ Cabooze
Friday, April 3
Listening to an album in full is always a great way to stay busy, but why not hear it performed live? Soap — Cabooze’s resident band — will be performing The Beatles’ Abbey Road album in full Friday.
Doors open at 8:30 p.m. with tickets in the $8 to $10 range.
Graveyard Club, Tropical Depression & BBGUN @ Turf Club
Saturday, April 4
Check out a few up-and-coming bands at the Turf Club this Saturday! The show includes indie synth rockers Graveyard Club, self-proclaimed “yacht rock” Tropical Depression and dreamy old-time guitar & harmonies-driven BBGUN.
Easter Brunch w/ Twin Cities Hot Club @ Dakota Jazz Club
Sunday, April 5
If music is what’s missing from your Easter festivities, you might want to check out the Dakota Jazz Club Sunday! There, you will be treated to a three-course brunch, accompanied by hot club/gypsy jazz music from Twin Cities Hot Club.
Brunch starts at 10:30 a.m. and goes till 3 p.m. It’ll cost you at least $29.95.
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