Night Moves, Pink Mink, Strange Names, Fury Things and Crystal

What started as a Radio K student show and evolved into a music blog could now be First Ave’s next great annual tribute concert, in the vein of the popular Replacements and Bowie marathons. Billed as a “live tribute to women in rock,” Girl Germs’ one-night, seven-band affair will have girls and boys celebrating the music of mostly pioneering and/or underappreciated female artists. The psychedelic dudes of Night Moves will headline with a set of Cranberries tunes. Other performers include Pink Mink (doing Bikini Kill songs), L’Assassins (pictured, covering Thee Headcoatees), Strange Names (the B-52s), Fury Things (Hole), members of Brute Heart (Sade) and Bomba de Luz’s Lydia Liza (Dusty Springfield). Babes in Toyland’s Lori Barbero will emcee. CHRIS RIEMENSCHNEIDER

Price: $10

Where

First Avenue Mainroom

701 1st Av. N.Minneapolis, MN

When

Date: Ended 05/30/14

Upcoming events

05/25 – The Kills
05/30 – Keys 2 the City
06/03 – Oh Wonder
06/21 – Built to Spill
07/05 – Violent Femmes
07/12 – The Wombats
07/18 – Aesop Rock
07/20 – Dolan Twins
07/27 – Borns
08/04 – Bob Log III
08/09 – Broods
09/17 – The Specials
09/18 – Belly
09/27 – Young the Giant
09/29 – The Faint
10/07 – Dinosaur Jr.
10/09 – Boyce Avenue