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Hey Minnesota music Luvas, Grab a cup of Java or your soothing beverage of choice, throw those tired feet up on the table and get ready to submerge yourself in the legends of Minnesota music. We bet you'll even discover a great new Twin Cities band that's gonna knock your dancing feet into mambo heaven. Here at Minneapolis Music you can find the Twin Cities bands you know and love as well as the next up and coming superstar. Come back often, tell all your friends, show your support for the Minnesota music scene.

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Minnesota Monthly Concert Calendar:

If you like great music there is a lot to look forward to this year. There are some great local and national bands coming to town. If you love raw homespun blues this past year has offered some great performances from local bluesman Charlie Parr (he'll be back in town soon I'm sure) check out his live performance of Cheap Wine in the video below. If you are in the mood for good music this year promises some super cool shows with a couple favorites of mine - Neko Case and Polica! And hey, if you like a little old school Black Crows check them out at Myth in November. Also in November is some feel good, get your body in a tizzy good 'ol swing music from Brian Setzer Orchestra.

A chill is in the air here in Minnesota so that means we just have to heat it up a bit with some hot bands in the months leading up to the winter freeze. Stay tuned for more great bands coming to town. Enjoy, and we'll see you at the show!

Take a quick peek at the top five shows coming to First Avenue - grab your tickets and get ready to enjoy some live music!

Check out this amazing live version of Cheap Wine from Charlie Parr - Austin Minnesota born Parr's raw blues will give you the chills!

We've listed a sampling of the great bands coming to Minneapolis and Saint Paul to the right, if you didn't find what you were looking for click here to purchase tickets to many more upcoming Minneapolis concerts.

While you're here peep at some vids - but don't get too sucked in they can get addicting.... don't forget to take a break and check out some local Minnesota bands.

  • Tuesday, October 8
    First Avenue: Tricky - Tickets

  • Saturday, October 12
    Turf Club: Charlie Parr - Tickets

  • Friday & Saturday, April 1 & 2
    Lutsen Elevate Festival: Doomtree - Tickets

  • Sunday, April 3
    Icehouse: P.O.S. - Tickets

  • Saturday, November 9
    Myth: - Tickets

  • Friday, November 15
    Orpheum Theatre: - Tickets

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