Concerts & Shows

This is my massive list of all of the concerts and shows I’ve seen. This includes musicals, stand-up comedy and theatre.

1997

Foo Fighters/Talk Show/Treble Charger
October 23, 1997
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

1998

Our Lady Peace/Black Lab
March 15, 1998
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

1999

Alanis Morissette/Garbage
March 7, 1999
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Stabbing Westward/Placebo/Flick
April 6, 1999
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Eve 6/Lit
April 13, 1999
Ground Zero
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Marilyn Manson/Nashville Pussy
April 27, 1999
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Edge Fest 6
(Supercell, House Of Large Sizes, Mason Jennings, My Friend Steve, Staind, Marvelous 3, Sponge, Hole, Econoline Crush, Local H, Flipp, Buckcherry, Def Leppard, Coup De Grace, American Headcharge, Hatebreed, Soul Motor, Second Coming, Dropkick Murphys, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Nothingface, Grinspoon, Bare Jr, The Flys, Cake, Offspring, Motorhead)
May 29 & 30, 1999
Float-Rite Amphitheater @ Float-Rite Park
Somerset, Wisconsin

Rammstein/Soulfly/Mindless Self Indulgence
June 12, 1999
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

Eve 6/Janis Figure
August 28, 1999
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Blink 182/Silverchair/Fenix Tx
November 8, 1999
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

2000

Metallica, Kid Rock & Sevendust
January 9, 2000
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Charlatans UK/Stereophonics/12 Rods
April 3, 2000
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Travis
April 15, 2000
Let It Be Records
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Oasis/Travis
April 15, 2000
State Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Travis/Leona Naess
May 21, 2000
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Travis/Remy Zero
September 21, 2000
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Deftones, Incubus, Papa Roach & Taproot
December 8, 2000
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

2001

A Perfect Circle/Snake River Conspiracy
March 31, 2001
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

The Black Crowes/Oasis/Spacehog
May 19, 2001
Xcel Energy Center
St. Paul, Minnesota

Dido/Travis/Emiliana Torrini
July 8, 2001
Xcel Energy Center
St. Paul, Minnesota

Travis/Remy Zero
October 13, 2001
State Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Pete Yorn/Remy Zero/Phantom Planet
December 6, 2001
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2002

Janeane Garofalo
January 19, 2002
State Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Stereophonics/JJ72
January 28, 2002
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ryan Adams/Leona Naess
March 11, 2002
Orpheum Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Phantom Planet & Monovox
March 22, 2002
The Ascot Room & The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Beta Band
April 20, 2002
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sloan/Audio Learning Center
May 12, 2002
The 400 Bar
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Doves/Elbow
June 12, 2002
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Love Association
July 1, 2002
The Lab
St. Paul, Minnesota

The White Stripes/Clone Defects/The Dishes
July 13, 2002
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Get Up Kids/Superchunk/Hot Rod Circuit
July 15, 2002
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Slighted/Clair De Lune/Monday Dead
July 22, 2002
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

John Mayer/Guster/Martin Sexton
August 1, 2002
Northrop Auditorium
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jimmy Eat World/The Promise Ring/Desaparecidos
August 7, 2002
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Brand New/Taking Back Sunday/Rufio
August 11, 2002
The Ascot Room @ The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Coldplay
August 14, 2002
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

12 Rods/Houston/The Tide/A Whisper In The Noise/Rada
August 23, 2002
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Firetrucs
September 11, 2002
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

A Band Called Delicious CD Release Showcase
(A Band Called Delicious/Concentual/Clovis/Foul Weather Parade/Fastest Turbo Fire Engine/Mateo/The Afterglow/Troop Of Echoes/Slighted/Blooprint)
October 5, 2002
O’Gara’s Garage
St. Paul, Minnesota

Align/Clair De Lune/Numbered Days
October 19, 2002
Urban Wildlife
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Casanatra/Self-Evident/Rada/The Actual
October 23, 2002
Uptown Bar & Grill
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Thursday/Onelinedrawing/From Autumn To Ashes/Planes Mistaken For Stars
November 5, 2002
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Slighted/Portrait Of Anger/Lingo
November 23, 2002
Urban Wildlife
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Align/Attention/Clair De Lune
December 22, 2002
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2003

Sum 41/No Use For A Name/Authority Zero/The Starting Line
February 22, 2003
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sparta/Glassjaw/Hot Water Music/Dredg
March 8, 2003
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Slighted/Hook Echo/Sue Generis
March 22, 2003
Urban Wildlife
Minneapolis, Minnesota

New Found Glory/Good Charlotte/Less Than Jake/The Disasters
April 9, 2003
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bad Religion/The Casualties/Attention
April 27, 2003
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ash/Circle & Square/The Umbrella Sequence
May 21, 2003
The Ascot Room @ The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Fighting Tongs/Juizy Blazz Shake-Up/Dynamic Dan Masterplan
May 30, 2003
Urban Wildlife
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Coheed & Cambria/Thursday/Thrice
October 21, 2003
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hybrid
November 14, 2003
Fine Line Music Cafe
Mineapolis, Minnesota

2004

Henry Rollins
February 23, 2004
Pantages Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Vines/Jet/The Living End
March 28, 2004
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Electric Six/The Hiss
April 24, 2004
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Sons And Daughters/Moon Man
June 11, 2004
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mike Doughty/Crush Collision Trio
June 16, 2004
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Darkness/The Wildhearts
June 25, 2004
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

Jem
July 2, 2004
The Ascot Room @ The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bob Saget/Kjell Bjorgen/Elaine Thompson
August 14, 2004
Knuckleheads Comedy Club
Bloomington, Minnesota

The Killers/Ambulance Ltd.
September 9, 2004
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minneapolis

Mitch Hedberg/Stephen Lynch/Rob Cantrell
September 11, 2004
Orpheum Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Snow Patrol/Eisley
September 22, 2004
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/The Futureheads/The Delays
September 29, 2004
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Daniel Tosh
October 20, 2004
Acme Comedy Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Pixies/The Datsuns
November 10, 2004
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

Muse/The Zutons
November 15, 2004
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jem/Blue Merle
November 24, 2004
The Ascot Room @ The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The B-52’s
December 31, 2004
Mystic Lake Casino
Prior Lake, Minnesota

2005

Self-Evident/V9R9D/A Better Happier You
January 22, 2005
Big V’s Saloon
St. Paul, Minnesota

Keane/The Zutons/The Redwalls
February 21, 2005
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Futureheads/Shout Out Louds/High Speed Scene
March 3, 2005
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ash/The Bravery/Alaska!
April 7, 2005
The Whole Music Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Electric Six/VHS Or Beta
April 28, 2005
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Snow Patrol/Embrace
May 11, 2005
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Kaiser Chiefs/OK Go/Amusement Parks On Fire
June 1, 2005
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sum 41/Unwritten Law/A Static Lullaby
June 5, 2005
The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Futureheads/High Speed Scene/Tapes ‘N Tapes
June 11, 2005
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The White Stripes/The Greenhornes
August 26, 2005
Orpheum Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sons And Daughters/The Double/Field Guide
September 7, 2005
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Pretty Girls Make Graves/Cut Copy
September 21, 2005
U.S. Bank Theater @ The Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

LCD Soundsystem/The Juan Maclean
October 19, 2005
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Metric/The Most Serene Republic/The Lovely Feathers
October 22, 2005
The Ascot Room @ The Quest
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2006

Moving Units
February 15, 2006
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Belle & Sebastian/The New Pornographers
March 12, 2006
The Orpheum Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Greg Behrendt
March 23, 2006
Acme Comedy Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Electric Six/The Fever/Rock Kills Kid
March 24, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Slag Heap”
March 25, 2006
Loading Dock Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Art Brut/Gil Mantera’s Party Dream
March 28, 2006
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Metric/The Elected
April 10, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Yeah Yeah Yeahs/Blood On The Wall
April 16, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Death Cab For Cutie/The Cribs
April 18, 2006
The State Theatre
Detroit, Michigan

Franz Ferdinand/Death Cab For Cutie/The Cribs
April 19, 2006
The Aragon Ballroom
Chicago, Illinois

Franz Ferdinand/Death Cab For Cutie/The Cribs
April 20, 2006
Northrop Auditorium
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ladytron/The Presets
April 22, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Pretty Girls Make Graves/Giant Drag
May 3, 2006
Triple Rock Social Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Fall/STNNNG
May 29, 2006
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Fiery Furnaces/We Are Scientists
June 23, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Psychedelic Furs/Electric Six
July 7, 2006
The Minnesota Zoo Amphitheater
Apple Valley, Minnesota

The Rakes/Every Move A Picture/Red Fox Grey Fox
July 11, 2006
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Futureheads/Maps Of Norway
July 30, 2006
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gnarls Barkley/Peeping Tom
August 3, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Machinal”
September 9, 2006
Loading Dock Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah/Architecture In Helsinki/Takka Takka
October 4, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Junior Boys/Brown Moses
October 7, 2006
The 400 Bar
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Detroit Cobras/Taylor Hollingsworth & The Spidereaters/King Kahn & BBQ Show
October 8, 2006
Triple Rock Social Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Cyndi Lauper/The Rule
October 9, 2006
O’Shaughnessy
St. Paul, Minnesota

ADULT./Viki
October 17, 2006
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts/Eagles Of Death Metal/Valient Thorr
October 23, 2006
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Morrissey/Kristeen Young
November 21, 2006
The Aragon Ballroom
Chicago, Illinois

2007

Scissor Sisters/Wigs On Sticks
March 11, 2007
Myth
Maplewood, Minnesota

The Faint/Flowers Forever/Seawhores
March 12, 2007
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mute Math/Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin/The Cinematics
April 5, 2007
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Chris Cornell
April 8, 2007
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Klaxons/DJ Soviet Panda
April 17, 2007
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Kaiser Chiefs/The Walkmen/The Little Ones
April 21, 2007
Trocaderos
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Quills”
April 28, 2007
Loading Dock Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Amy Winehouse/Patrick Wolf
May 2, 2007
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Thosquanta/Stellar Vector/Amdeide
May 25, 2007
Ground Zero
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Pipettes/Monster Bobby
June 8, 2007
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Avenpitch
June 9, 2007
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Horrors/Schoolyard Heroes/Autumn Dervish
June 15, 2007
Triple Rock Social Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Bravery/The Cinematics/The Photo Atlas
June 18, 2007
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mach Fox/Panda Transport/Accelerated Love Affair
June 29, 2007
Kitty Kat Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Klaxons/The Umbrella Sequence
July 16, 2007
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Maximo Park/Monsters Are Waiting/The Oohlas
July 17, 2007
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mach Fox/Lovewhip/Lolly Pop & The Couture Club/Screaming Cyn Cyn & The Pons/Unicorn Basement
July 20, 2007
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Travis/John Paul White
July 22, 2007
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Cribs/White Rabbits
August 1, 2007
Turf Club
St. Paul, Minnesota

OBCT/Avenpitch/Drones/GNP/Billy The Jack
August 4, 2007
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Silverchair/We Are The Fury
August 5, 2007
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Alice In Chains
August 31, 2007
The Rave
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Arcade Fire/LCD Soundsystem
September 30, 2007
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

Interpol/Liars
October 12, 2007
The State Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Justice/Moon Goons
October 16, 2007
Foundation Night Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Thosquanta/The Scabs/The Parasites/El Guante
October 20, 2007
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

1990s/Baby Teeth/International Espionage
November 7, 2007
The 400 Bar
Minneapolis, Minnesota

M.I.A./The Cool Kids
November 20, 2007
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2008

Thosquanta/Stellar Vector
February 9, 2008
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Stellar Vector
March 14, 2008
Ground Zero
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Metamorphoses”
March 21, 2008
Loading Dock Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

The Cribs/Ra Ra Riot/Jeffrey Lewis
March 26, 2008
Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mach Fox
March 29, 2008
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hot Chip/Free Blood
April 18, 2008
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Apocalyptica
April 26, 2008
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Stone Temple Pilots/Ashes Divide
June 6, 2008
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

Filter/10 Years/Opiate For The Masses
June 15, 2008
The Rock
Roseville, Minnesota

CSS/The Go! Team/Matt & Kim/Natalie Portman’s Shaved Head
July 30, 2008
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Killer Joe”
October 4, 2008
The Gremlin Theater
St. Paul, Minnesota

Glampires
October 31, 2008
Big V’s
St. Paul, Minnesota

2009

“The Life of Galileo”
April 4, 2009
The Gremlin Theater
St. Paul, Minnesota

Travis/The Republic Tigers
April 18, 2009
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Born Ruffians
April 28, 2009
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Born Ruffians
April 30, 2009
The Riviera
Chicago, Illinois

Phantom Of The Opera
June 7, 2009
Orpheum Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Elvis Costello
July 4, 2009
Taste Of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota

“Bard Fiction”
August 8, 2009
University of Minnesota Rarig Center Thrust
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Alice In Chains
September 21, 2009
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Marisol”
October 3, 2009
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Fran Healy & Andy Dunlop (Travis)
October 25, 2009
Fine Line Music Cafe
Minneapolis, Minnesota

TC Electropunk Vol. V Showcase
November 21, 2009
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Friendly Fires/The xx
November 30, 2009
Triple Rock Social Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2010

Prozac Rat/The Golden Bubbles/Say Like The French Say
January 20, 2010
Sauce Soundbar
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dissociate/Fische
February 13, 2010
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Young Frankenstein”
February 14, 2010
Orpheum Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“The Spanish Tragedy”
March 13, 2010
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

In The Morning/Orange Blank/The Grande Machine/Say Like The French Say
March 20, 2010
Big V’s
St. Paul, Minnesota

The Square Community/Second Class Citizen/The Great Went
March 26, 2010
Hell’s Kitchen
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club/Band Of Skulls
March 27, 2010
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

OBCT/Stellar Vector/Say Like The French Say
April 17, 2010
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Great Went/Casanatra/Stellar Vector
April 30, 2010
Memory Lanes
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant”
May 27, 2010
Bryant-Lake Bowl
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Say Like The French Say/Vanity White/The Great Went/Kymara
June 18, 2010
O’Gara’s Garage
St. Paul, Minnesota

“Traveling Light”
July 9, 2010
The Layman’s Cemetery
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Self-Evident/Say Like The French Say/Kill Me Kare-Bare/With A Gun For A Face
August 14, 2010
Sauce Spirits & Soundbar
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lady Gaga/Semi Precious Weapons
August 31, 2010
Xcel Energy Center
St. Paul, Minnesota

“The Taming of the Shrew”
September 11, 2010
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Dissociate/Gabber Nullification Project/OBCT/Ficshe
September 25, 2010
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Say Like The French Say/The Great Went/Avenpitch/Second Class Citizen
November 5, 2010
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota
September 25, 2010

2011

Dwight Slade/Shannan Paul/Linda Aarons
January 27, 2011
Acme Comedy Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dance Band/Chickadee Mountain Martyrs/Dangerous Ponies/Avenpitch/In The Morning
April 15, 2011
The Nomad World Pub
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Avenpitch/OBCT/as|of/Dissociate
May 15, 2011
Club Underground
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Dido, Queen of Carthage”
March 5, 2011
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

“Cat’s Paw”
September 15, 2011
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

Minus The Bear/The Velvet Teen
October 10, 2011
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2012

“T Bone N Weasel”
March 3, 2012
The Gremlin Theatre
St. Paul, Minnesota

The Cribs/Baby Boys/Gospel Gossip
April 7, 2012
7th Street Entry
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Radiohead/Caribou
June 10, 2012
First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Tinley Park, Illinois

“Birds of Passage”
August 10, 2012
University of Minnesota Rarig Center Xperimental
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2013

Muse/Dead Sara
March 7, 2013
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Battle of the Seasons
September 16, 2013
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ra Ra Riot/Cayucas
October 4, 2013
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Franz Ferdinand/Frankie Rose
October 9, 2013
Skyway Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls/The Smith Street Band/Koo Koo Kanga Roo
October 28, 2013
The Varsity Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2014

“Elephant’s Graveyard”
February 15, 2014
Nimbus Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Arcade Fire/Dan Deacon/Kid Koala
March 8, 2014
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2015

Stevie Wonder
March 29, 2015
Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Welcome To Night Vale
May 1, 2015
Pantages Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Cribs/Farao
September 15, 2015
Turf Club
St. Paul, Minnesota

Alt-J/San Fermin
September 17, 2015
Roy Wilkins Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota

FFS/The Intelligence/DJ Jake Rudh
October 9, 2015
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2016

The Kills/L.A. Witch
May 25, 2016
First Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Cure/The Twilight Sad
June 7, 2016
Xcel Energy Center
St. Paul, Minnesota

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8: The Queens
July 11, 2016
Pantages Theater
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Duran Duran/Chic
July 23, 2016
Xcel Energy Center
St. Paul, Minnesota

Deftones
August 16, 2016
Myth
Maplewood, Minnesota

Sigur Ros
September 29, 2016
Orpheum Theatre
Minneapolis, Minnesota