Echo & the Bunnymen

Not quite as famous as their fellow Liverpudlian who came to town last weekend, Echo & the Bunnymen also went nine years between local gigs. The big-haired, pouty-lipped darlings of MTV’s “120 Minutes” and the “Pretty in Pink” soundtrack (with “Bring on the Dancing Horses”) have a new throwback-sounding album, “Meteorites.” Brit-cocky frontman Ian McCulloch and guitarist Will Sergeant are the remaining original members, a sort of poor man’s Bono and the Edge who nonetheless share a rich legacy. Chris Riemenschneider

Price: $27 - $30

Where

First Avenue Mainroom

701 1st Av. N.Minneapolis, MN

When

Date: Ended 08/9/14

Upcoming events

08/04 – Bob Log III
08/06 – Flip Phone
08/09 – Broods
09/10 – Eric Andre
09/14 – Troyboi
09/15 – Descendents
09/17 – The Specials
09/18 – Belly
09/19 – The Heavy
09/21 – Peaches
09/27 – Young the Giant
09/29 – The Faint
10/01 – Ben Folds
10/05 – Shovels & Rope
10/06 – Marian Hill
10/07 – Dinosaur Jr.
10/09 – Boyce Avenue
10/10 – Opeth
10/11 – Jack Garratt
10/12 – Kishi Bashi
10/16 – Phantogram
10/29 – Lucero
11/03 – Watsky
11/04 – Majid Jordan
11/06 – Jai Wolf
11/10 – Rebelution
11/17 – Aaron Lewis
03/18 – Passenger