Ticket giveaway: Go see the Replacements’ Tribute at First Ave on Nov 26

So yeah, First Avenue and a bunch of illustrious musical types are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Tim (the second best ‘Mats album ever) on Friday, November 26th — the day after Thanksgiving y’all.

Here’s a little preview of what you can expect to see if you go:

If you’d like to go we’ve got FIVE (5) sets of tickets to give away. So you and a friend can go. To enter, just leave a comment and if we get more than five entries we’ll use Random.org to choose five winners on Monday, November 22nd so you have plenty of time to plan. Sound good?

Here’s a full list of who you can expect to see. Plus, don’t forget they’ll be performing “Tim” from beginning to end.
Performing in the Main Room:
The Honeydogs
Pink Mink
The White and Lazy All-Stars (featuring members of Chooglin)
Story of the Sea (featuring David Campbell and Jim McGuinn
Communist Daughter
The Goondas
Sex Rays
Sons of Gloria
and more!

Performing in the Entry:
Stook! and the Jukes
Adam Levy
Bethany Larson and the Bee’s Knees
Eliza Blue
Gini Doods
John Swardson
Ashleigh Still
Dan Israel
Ryan Paul
Brianna Lane
Martin Devaney
and more!

Plus, special guest vocalists:
Arzu Gokcen (Pink Mink)
Ben Kyle (Romantica)
Brian Vanderwerf (Chooglin)
Dale T. Nelson (Otto’s Chemical Lounge)
Dude Weather (Jimmy Gaines)
Janey Winterbauer (Astronaut Wife)
Jim Walsh
John Solomon (Communist Daughter)
Josh Grier (Tapes ‘N Tapes)
Justin Pierre (Motion City Soundtrack)
and more!

Get all the details over on First Ave’s website.

Comment today!

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  1. tim 17.Nov.10 at 1:26 pm

    The Let It Be Anniversary last was a fun time. Will definitely be there for this.

  2. Jim Hartmann 18.Nov.10 at 12:41 am

    Also going.

  3. Elliot 18.Nov.10 at 9:22 am

    Good line up! Fingers crossed for tickets! : )

  4. Jodi 18.Nov.10 at 9:25 am

    Elliot with only three comments so far, and five sets to giveaway, the odds are definitely in your favor!

  5. Wolfdog 18.Nov.10 at 10:36 am

    I’ll be there! I’ll have a summary afterward for those that can’t make it. Summary dependent on the amount of PBR consumed.

  6. CraigandBen 19.Nov.10 at 2:03 am

    Sorry to make it a dog race but sixth comment given! We need some pink mink mp3s!!

  7. JC 19.Nov.10 at 11:12 am


  8. Jake 19.Nov.10 at 7:02 pm

    Any tickets left? Just got the night off for it.

  9. Jodi 19.Nov.10 at 7:08 pm

    I’ll be using Random.org to draw numbers on Monday. So yes, still a chance to win!

  10. Jake 19.Nov.10 at 8:28 pm


  11. Jim 23.Nov.10 at 12:27 pm

    Word is Adam Levy is actually Honeydogs with Darren Jackson (Kid Dakota) on geetar.

  12. Jake 27.Nov.10 at 3:17 pm

    It was as good as last year. Gotta love Dale T. Nelson’s rendition of Lay It Down Clown.