Block Party Memory Lanes Block Party 2020 Saturday (Cancelled)

Sponsored by 89.3 The Current

Memory Lanes Block Party

Memory Lanes
2520 26th Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55406


89.3 The Current Presents Memory Lanes Block Party 2020 - 12th Annual

Local, National and International performers on 3 stages over 2 days. Memorial Day Weekend 2020.

*Two Day Event* Saturday May 23 | Sunday May 24

Gates Open at 3:00 pm both days

$10 Admission per day

All Ages until 10:00 pm

Free to get in after 10:00 pm

21+ after parties Inside Memory Lanes

Rain or Shine

Performances by;

Saturday 5/23

Your Smith

Velvet Negroni

Gully Boys

Southside Desire

You Oughta Know

Dwynell Roland

DJ Shannon Blowtorch

DJ Izzie P

DJ Sci-Fi

DJ Kingorilla

DJ Manny Duke

Indoor Stage Hosted by MPLS Adonia

Outdoor Stage Hosted by Ian Rans


Your Smith (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 9:10 pm) Minneapolis native Your Smith (aka Caroline Smith), relocated to Los Angeles after signing to Pulse Recording. Inspired by the history of Laurel Canyon, Smith concocted her own sound, bringing together the funk / R&B “Minneapolis Sound” of her roots and the classic songwriting of the LA folk heroes.

Velvet Negroni (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 8:00 pm) Velvet Negroni's sparse and dark take on R&B is an outer-worldly experience."(New Album) NEON BROWN (4AD) " endlessly surprising endeavor invoking elements of funk, pop and R&B that constantly veers from the trails of presumption and into a wilderness entirely of its own creation." -The FADER

Gully Boys (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 7:00 pm) Neo-emo with a 'lil beach vibe. City Pages 'Picked to Click 2018: Minnesota's Best New Band'

Southside Desire

(Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 6:00 pm)

Sprung from the littered alleyways of South Minneapolis, Southside Desire is Femme-fronted soul, ready to serenade the city with the next wave of rhythm & blues. Angelic harmonies ride under heated croons, summoning the soul and disco hits of yesteryear while projecting from the depths of today.

You Oughta Know (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 4:30 pm) You Oughta Know performs the gaudy and great MTV music of the 1990's. Alanis, Spice Girls, TLC, Weezer, etc. YOK is also known for selling out venues like Icehouse, headlining the legendary First Avenue Mainroom, and thrilling summer festival-goers. Watching them play, it becomes beautifully clear that this is a labor of love for everyone involved. The crowd can feel that positive energy and something special is shared.

DJ Kingorilla (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 3:00 pm) Kingorilla is a Veteran of the hip hop DJ scene who just wants to make you party.

DJ Manny Duke (Performing Sat. 5/23 @ 3:00 pm) Manny Duke is a party DJ/MC/Drummer/MusicianHe joins Kingorilla for a collaborative DJ set to kick off the show, and spin between sets all day.

DJ Sci-Fi (Performing on the Indoor Stage Sat. 5/23 @ 9:30 pm) Rapper, Producer, DJ, goblin. Check out the Amazing World Of Sci-Fi.

DJ Shannon Blowtorch (Performing on the Indoor Stage Sat. 5/23 @ 10:15 pm) Blowtorch has been named Best Club DJ by City Pages and Star Tribune multiple times, and one of the Suntimes' top 100 DJs. She’s been featured in Curve magazine, and 100 Women We Love in Go Magazine. She has toured all around the planet, and opened for international acts: Salt N Peppa, Madonna, Juicy J, & Peaches to name a few. She currently has a weekly Saturday night show (at midnight) on 89.3 The Current.

Dwynell Roland (Performing on the Indoor Stage Sat. 5/23 @10:45 pm) Whether contemplating like Kendrick Lamar or channeling the intensity of Mystikal, Dwynell Roland’s approach to music has always been rooted in humility and a sense of humor. After word of his turnt up live show and album "The Popular Nobody" got out, Dwynell went on tour with P.O.S. and has performed at Rock the Garden, Go 95.3's Big Fancy Go Show, Zombie Pub Crawl, Prof Outdoors 3, Snowta NYE festival & more.

DJ Izzie P (Performing on the Indoor Stage Sat. 5/23 @ 11:00 pm) DJ Izzie P loves the energy of the dance floor and knows how to keep it full. Yes, even at a bowling alley!

MPLS Adonia (Hosting the Indoor Stage Sat. 5/23) Adonia is a long time artist, curator and performer. Her talents range from improvisational dance to DJ'ing, producing cabaret events, and live stage acting. She has continued to push music into every aspect of her life as a collaborator and persona. Adonia will be hosting the indoor stage Saturday, 9:30pm-bar close.