Bloodshot Records 15th Anniversary Beer-B-Q featuring Bottle Rockets, Waco Brothers, Ben Weaver and more

Sunday, August 23, 2009 - 4:00pm
2:00pm
$5.00

Bloodshot Records 15th Anniversary Beer-B-Q featuring: Bottle Rockets, Waco Brothers, Bobby Bare Jr.'s Young Criminals' Starvation League, Ben Weaver, Deadstring Brothers, Ha Ha Tonka, Deano w/members of The Meat Purveyors. One of a limited number of shows around the country commemorating the 15th Anniversary of Bloodshot Records, and 70 Years of Rolling Rock. And it’s your way of getting some good eats, some extra pale lager, and some honest-to-god Rock-and-Roll at small town prices.  This Bloodshot B-B-Q will have a bunch of the best bands from Bloodshot Records, buckets of razor-cold Rolling Rock and fall-off-the-bone barbecue. That, friends, is most definitely the recipe for a good time.

3:15pm      Deano Waco & the Purveyors
 4:30                 Ha Ha Tonka
 5:45                 Ben Weaver
 7:00                 Deadstring Brothers
 8:15                 Bottle Rockets
 9:30                 Bobby Bare Jr.'s Young Criminals' Starvation League
10:45                Waco Brothers

Tickets are on sale now from the Cedar Ticketline (612-338-2674 ext 2), Cedar outlets, and online at Ticketweb.

Ben Weaver
"...country-rooted Americana full of weary determination and aphoristic clarity, somewhere between the Band and Tom Waits." —The New York Times"...musical postcards that recall a rural Tom Waits, or Greg Brown in his dark, bluesy moments. He's like that...
Bottle Rockets is an alt-country band from St. Louis, signed to New West Records.
Ladies and gentlemen, quite possibly the best live rock band on the planet. We’ve seen them a hundred and sixty seven times, and they never fail to entertain with their train wreck approach to country. Subtlety is for the weak, so they’ve chosen the path of...

Major Funders

NEA logoThis activity is funded, in part, by the Minnesota State Arts Board through the arts and cultural heritage fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.Minnesota State Arts BoardThe McKnight FoundationTarget

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.