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The week in live and local music: Sept. 17-23

Chastity Brown

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There's a cicada or two putting on a free concert outside my window right now too.

Ongoing

DJ Hampster Dance
Free online dance parties every night of the week, with a featured artist mix every Thursday and themed dance parties on Friday and Saturday. 
When and where: 7-9 p.m. on Twitch.

Thursday 9.17

Kevin Morby
In a series of livestreams, Morby will play his albums in their entirety, with shows benefiting First Avenue if you purchase tickets through this site. $15/$110 VIP.
When and where: 12 p.m. here.

Sapphire
Performing as part of the Northrop's Amplifying Solidarity series.
When and where: Noon. More info here.

Frogleg Thursdays
Weekly outdoor performances on the patio every Thursday in September. $12; monthly pass $40. RSVP and more info here.
When and where: 5-8 p.m. Day Block Brewing.

Mississippi Valley Orchestra
MVO presents pop-up live performances at Bauhaus, featuring three 45 minute sets on the hour. $1 from every beer sold throughout the performance will be donated to #RestoreNorth, aiding small businesses in North Minneapolis. RSVP and more info here.
When and where: 6 p.m. at Bauhaus Brew Labs.

Jon Weber
New York pianist and host of NPR’s Piano Jazz with Jon Weber is a consummate post-bop musician with a lithe technical ability and an ear for complex harmonic compositions. $20.
When and where: 5:30 p.m. at Crooners Lakeside Cafe.

Davina and the Vagabonds
The group's debut on the Crooners MainStage. $45.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Crooners Supper Club.

Friday 9.18

Drive-In Music and Movies
DJ Truckstache kicks things off, followed by a screening of Top Gun. Presented by Star Tribune and City Pages. Tickets and more info here. $15 per car.
When and where: 8 p.m. at Bohemian Flats Park.

It's Friday, I'm in Low
Well, technically they're in Low every day of the week, as far as we know, but Friday is the day the Duluth indie veterans have chosen for their weekly livestream performance.
When and where: 3 p.m. Instagram.

Connie Evingson and Jon Weber
Connie Evingson and Jon Weber share songs they couldn't live without if stranded on a desert island... or in a pandemic. $20.
When and where: 5:30 p.m. Crooners Lakeside Cafe.

Sinatra! with The Andrew Walesch Big Band
Walesch and his big band, filled with many Twin Cities’ big band and jazz legends, will take you through a journey in time to celebrate Frank Sinatra’s legendary career. $30-$35.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Crooners Supper Club.

Gothess 7 Year Anniversary
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. $7.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Icehouse.

Dan Israel
Reservations are required. More info here.
When and where: 6 p.m at Utepils Brewing.

Stringdingers
Outdoor patio performance. Tickets and safety requirements here.
When and where: 6 p.m. at Day Block Brewing.

Mary Cutrufello Band
Performing as part of Keg and Case's Fandango Summer Outdoor Music Series.
When and where: 6-8 p.m. at Keg and Case.

Back Catalog Listening Party
Every Friday afternoon, hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig bring in some fellow musicians to chat about their music and the stories behind their favorite recordings. 
When and where: 4 p.m. on Facebook.

Saturday 9.19

Bad Bad Hats
"Islands in the Livestream" is a weekly stream from Bad Bad Hats featuring a set of originals, covers, Q&A, and more.
When and where: 4 p.m. on YouTube.

L.A. Buckner and Big Homie
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. $8/$10.
When and where: 3 p.m. at Icehouse

Jay Young and the Lyric Factory present Purple Jazz: A Celebration of the Minneapolis Sound
Featuring the work of Prince, Jimmy Jam, and Terry Lewis..intermingled with fan favorites from Duke, Tony! Toni! Toné! and more. $20.
When and where: 5:30 & 8:30 p.m. Crooners Lakeside Cafe.

Let It Be Jazz: Connie Evingson Sings the Beatles
Minnesota jazz vocal favorite Evingson pays tribute to the Fab Four  $30-$35.
When and where:
 7 p.m. at Crooners Supper Club.

ShroomStock withBlackFish & BOB!
Part of Keg and Case's Fandango Summer Outdoor Music Series.
When and where: 6-8 p.m. at Keg and Case.

Le Youth
Outdoor live patio performance. $20.
When and where: 1-6 p.m. at Day Block Brewing.

Sunday 9.20

Chastity Brown
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. $20/$25.
When and where: 6 p.m. at Icehouse

Acoustic Brunch with Ali Gray, Brian Halverson & Dan Neale
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. $10.
When and where: 11 a.m. at Icehouse

Karrin Allyson
Selections from her Allyson's all-original album, as well as selections from Mose Allison, Bonnie Raitt, Abbey Lincoln, Oscar Brown Jr, Rodgers & Hammerstein, Duke Ellington and Thelonius Monk, and more. $35-$40.
When and where: 5 & 8 p.m. at Crooners Supper Club.

Monday 9.21

Monday Jazz in the Courtyard Featuring Sound Verite Presents: Things Fall Apart
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. Omar Abdulkarim, Lady Midnight. $12.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Icehouse

The Music of Patsy Cline with Joyann Parker
Vocalist Parker tours through the life and career of Patsy Cline. $30.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Crooners Lakeside Cafe.

Tuesday 9.22

Sarah Morris
Who needs a living room? Morris is broadcasting five songs and “big love” live from “the big green bathroom” every Tuesday.
When and where: 7 p.m. on Facebook.

Ann Reed with Mary Louise Knutson and Joan Griffith
Reed is a veteran Twin Cities singer, songwriter, and guitarist. $30.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Crooners Lakeside Cafe

Shotgun Ragtime Band
Outdoor patio performance to celebrate the Equinox. Tickets and more info here.
When and where: 5:30 p.m. Day Block Brewing.

Wednesday 9.23

Buddy Holly and Friends: Not Fade Away 60th Anniversary Show
A tribute to the music of Buddy Holly. $30-35.
When and where: 7 p.m at Crooners Supper Club.

Liz Draper, Tasha Baron, and Krissy Bergmark
Outdoor performance on the Icehouse patio. $12.
When and where: 7 p.m. at Icehouse.

Got a tip on a hot local livestream or concert? Email Keith Harris with the details at [email protected]