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Elvis Costello cancels Mystic Lake show, will play vax-requiring First Ave instead

Those who bought tickets to Mystic Lake will be refunded, and need to buy new tickets.

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Live music is back! First Avenue announces Dinosaur Jr. concert

First Avenue announced a Dinosaur Jr. concert scheduled for Sep. 14.

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First Avenue led charge that could save many entertainment venues

The #SaveOurStages grassroots effort was spearheaded by First Avenue in Minneapolis, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar sponsored the legislation to help venues impacted by the pandemic.

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National, local artists join compilation album series to benefit First Avenue

Artists including Wilco's Jeff Tweedy and Dessa have donated songs to a new compilation project to benefit First Avenue

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Allan Fingerhut – First Avenue's original owner – dies

He opened the nightclub in 1970 and owned it until 2004.

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First Avenue to host first in-person event since the pandemic began

The storied venue will host its annual Halloween party on Oct. 31.

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A list of the organizations cutting ties with Minneapolis police

The University of Minnesota started the trend shortly after the death of George Floyd.

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You can now support First Avenue by buying these Vans

All proceeds from the shoes will go to the club, which has closed its doors due to COVID-19.

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3 Minneapolis music venues ranked among best in U.S., the world

Two are jazz venues, and the third is a legendary rock venue.

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First Avenue reveals acts for 50th anniversary 'kick-off weekend'

The legendary venue will embark on a year of celebrations starting in April.

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Kehlani to headline benefit for the late Lexii Alijai at First Avenue

The St. Paul rapper had collaborated with the music star prior to her death.

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First Avenue expands its health coverage to include more staff

The venue is going beyond the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.

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First Avenue raises more than $18,000 for Planned Parenthood

The legendary venue pledged to donate its profits on the night of the Trump rally.

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First Ave. to donate Thursday profits to Planned Parenthood

The legendary Minneapolis venue says the president's views are in conflict with its "core values."

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Reusable cups at First Avenue? Yep - here's how it works

It's a $3 deposit to use one, and you can get your money back after the show.

Coming to First Avenue: David Arquette in a wrestling ring

F1rst Wrestling has announced the special guest for its January show.