Memory Lanes Block Party


When: Ended 05/26/13

Where: Memory Lanes

The first big street bash of its kind each year, the Memory Lanes Block Party also stands out for its clever lineups. This year, that includes a female-driven roster Sunday with sweet folk-rockers Lucy Michelle & the Velvet Lapelles, Southern boogie greats Davina & the Vagabonds, punkabilly leather queens L’Assassins, new Latin stalwarts Malamanya and more. Saturday offers an eclectic mish-mash of live/experimental hip-hop by Crunchy Kids and Sean Anonymous with Dreamcrusher, reverb-soaked garage-rock from the Sex Rays and Teenage Moods, soul-rockers Black Diet, female choral-rock ensemble Southside Desire and more. Chris Riemenschneider Saturday: Platypus, 3 p.m.; the Snaps, 3:45 p.m.; Brian Herb, 4:30 p.m.; the Sex Rays, 5:15 p.m.; Teenage Moods, 6 p.m.; Black Diet, 7 p.m.; Southside Desire, 8 p.m.; Sean Anonymous and Dream Crusher, 9 p.m.; Crunchy Kids, 10:30 p.m., DJ Hotpants DJs, midnight. Sunday: Crankshaft, 4 p.m.; Malamanya, 5:45 p.m.; Davina & the Vagabonds, 7:15 p.m.; Brass Messengers, 8:30 p.m.; Lucy Michelle & the Velvet Lapelles, 9 p.m.; L'Assassins, 10:15 p.m.; Black Hearts Burlesque, 11:15 p.m., DJ Shannon Blowtorch, midnight.


Memory Lanes
2520 26th Av. S.
Minneapolis, MN

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