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

07/23 – The Revolution
07/29 – Mike Stud
08/06 – Sylvan Esso
08/22 – Simple Plan
08/24 – Washed Out
08/29 – Midnight Oil
09/12 – Oh Wonder
09/13 – X
09/17 – Thundercat
09/18 – Andrew W.K.
09/19 – Dead Cross
09/30 – The Floozies
10/01 – Future Islands
10/02 – Angel Olsen
10/07 – Blue October
10/10 – Hanson
10/23 – Lany
10/30 – Gogol Bordello
11/02 – Alvvays
11/08 – Crystal Castles
11/12 – O.A.R.
11/20 – Liam Gallagher
11/24 – Grieves
12/01 – Mogwai