First Avenue & 7th Street Entry

Subjects: Arts & Culture
Tags: leisure, music

First Avenue & 7th St. Entry

First Avenue & 7th Street, Band Files and Related Records, 1977-2004
This collection documents First Avenue's (otherwise known as the Depot and Uncle Sam's) history since it's inception in 1977.  The band files provide a chronological record of performances at the popular music club during its first 23 years.
MNHS call number: Digital Finding Aid
First Avenue Mpls International Music Landmark 20th Anniversary
Minneapolis, Minn.: First Avenue & 7th Street Entry, 1990​
MNHS call number: FOLIO ML3534 .F47 1990
Developing Arts and Music Foundation, 2001-
Minneapolis, Minn.: First Avenue & 7th Street Entry
MNHS call number: Microfilm #2061 (recent issues in periodicals storage)


The Bootlegs. Vol. 1, Celebrating 35 years at First Avenue
Produced by: SRO Productions, 2005
Better days (The Jayhawks) -- Queen of cans and jars (Guided by Voices) -- The Mollusk (Ween) -- Diane (Trip Shakespeare) -- Is she really going out with him? (Joe Jackson) -- Redondo Beach (Patti Smith) -- Love you till Friday (The Replacements) -- Every night’s a Friday night (in Hell) (The Suburbs) -- Books about UFOs (Hüsker Dü) -- Murder (or a heart attack) (Old 97s) -- The woman with the tattooed hands (Atmosphere) -- What friends (Bettie Serveert) -- To speak of the animal (Mark Mallman) -- Cooksferry queen (Richard Thompson) -- Windfall (Jay Farrar with Canyon) -- Your ghost (Kristin Hersh)
MNHS call number: Sound Disc #489-B

Additional audio recordings related to First Avenue can be found in our Library Catalog using the subject heading "First Avenue & 7th St Entry (Minneapolis, Minn.)"

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