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Thursday, March 3, 2016, 10:00 AM, The Current's pre-sale
Friday, March 4, 2016, 10:00 AM, public
The Current will live broadcast Wilco's set at Hall's Island on-air and online, with the broadcast starting at 6 p.m. CT.
With a lineup as mighty as the Mississippi itself and the city skyline as a backdrop, First Avenue and JAM Productions present Wilco and Kurt Vile and the Violators at historic Hall’s Island in Northeast Minneapolis on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. Get ready for an evening of incredible music, great food and craft beers – all key to making living through the Minneapolis winters seem worth it.
Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the show starts at 6 p.m.
This tour will be in support of the release of the acclaimed Chicago sextet’s Grammy-nominated, Star Wars (dBpm Records).
Star Wars is the band’s ninth studio album and its first since 2011’s The Whole Love. Initially made available with no advance notice as a free digital download on July 17, Star Wars has been hailed as the band’s “most concise, catchy, naturally songful album in at least a decade,” by Rolling Stone and has received many 2015 accolades including Magnet’s Album of the Year.