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First Avenue buys Fine Line Music Cafe

First Avenue has announced that it’s purchased the Fine Line Music Café, taking control of the downtown music club on Oct. 1. “We’re incredibly excited to add the Fine Line to the First Avenue family, and really — more importantly — to keep this local venue independently owned and operated,” said First Ave owner Dayna […]

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Allan Kingdom celebrates his birthday at the Fine Line

I’ve enjoyed birthday parties for as long as I can remember. I grew up going to movies and eating cheesecake for mine — and the presents didn’t hurt, either. But this week, my concept of birthday parties widened dramatically; I might never see them the same way. On Friday, I joined at least 500 others […]

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Information Society to play Fine Line on April 18

On April 18, Information Society will play their first local show since 2009: they’ve booked a gig at the Fine Line, calling it their “Hello World hometown party” in reference to their Twin Cities roots—though none of the band members currently reside in Minnesota. _Hello World (note the preceding underscore) is the group’s most recent album, […]

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The Old 97’s are new again at the Fine Line Music Cafe

The Old 97’s are such a fixture on the Twin Cities concert calendar that I almost forgot to get excited for their November 12 gig at the Fine Line Music Cafe. A Tuesday night show, no big deal, just another of the band’s many recent runs through town—but these are guys I’ve listened to (Last.fm […]

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