The Persuasions

Long before the movie “Pitch Perfect” and NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” the Persuasions were trying to prove that a cappella was marketable. In fact, it was Frank Zappa who got the Brooklyn harmonizers their first record deal in 1970. In recent years, they have done a series of tribute albums — Zappa, the Grateful Dead, the Beatles, U2 and Bob Dylan. The quintet still features two original members from the 1960s — Jayotis Washington and bassman Jimmy Hayes. Jon Bream

Price: $25 - $28

Where

Cedar Cultural Center

416 Cedar Av. S.Minneapolis, MN

When

Date: Ended 04/11/14

Upcoming events

01/11 – The Duhks
01/15 – Zola Jesus
01/17 – Bunny Clogs
01/20 – H'Sao
01/23 – Mighty Diamonds
02/06 – The Ragbirds
02/19 – Beth Hart
02/21 – Charlie Parr
03/02 – Ed Kowalczyk
03/05 – The Church
03/12 – Solas
03/13 – Alan Doyle
03/30 – Ibeyi
04/07 – David Lindley

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