• The Hook Mpls

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  • Lady Lark, Sophia Eris, & Lewiee Blaze

    Saturday, June 19 at 7pm
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    3010 Minnehaha Ave S.

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Lady Lark & Sophia Eris with guest Lewiee Blaze

Lady Lark & Sophia Eris with Lewiee Blaze - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday, June 19, 2021 - Minneapolis, MN

Details

June 19 @ 7:00 PM

Venue

‘Under The Canopy’ at The Hook,
3010 Minnehaha Ave Minneapolis , 55406 United States
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Description

The Hook & Ladder Theater is proud to present a very special co-bill concert event Under the Canopy featuring Lady Lark and Sophia Eris. 
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Getting Here

  • Getting here by Light Rail
    The METRO Blue Line offers fast, quiet light-rail service between downtown Minneapolis and Mall of America. Dozens of bus routes connect with the train at the Lake St/Midtown station, making the Hook and Ladder very accessible thru Metro Transit.
  • Getting here by Bus
    Lake St.and Minnehaha Ave offer many bus route choices and connectivity points. Plan your trip to The Hook here at Metro Transit
  • Getting here by Car
    You’ll probably use your smart phone for directions, but this is what to expect when you get here. We have a small lot to the North & South of the venue available for parking. We also encourage street parking to the West on Snelling Ave. A casual walk through the 3rd Precinct driveway and you will arrive at the venue.
  • Parking
    The Hook & Ladder Theater has a parking lot on the south side of the firehouse. The theater also has a small number of designated parking spots along the north side of the building for use. There is also free parking along Snelling Ave, which runs parallel with Minnehaha, and many nearby parking lots are accommodating local businesses like The Hook by allowing evening event parking, such as the large Rainbow Foods lot just across Lake Street. 
  • ENTRANCE
    The Hook and Ladder has (2) glass-door entrances to the building, one on the north side and another on the south side of the building. The Box-offioce is just inside the hallway as you enter the theater lounge.

Event Schedule

Upcoming Under The Canopy Concerts & Events

An Outdoor Urban Summer Concert Series

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    • Date
      June 11, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      Erik Koskinen with guest Jake La Botz ** SOLD OUT**
      $20-$35
    • Description
      SOLD OUT - Erik Koskinen with Jake La Botz - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday, June 11 ** SOLD OUT** Sprouted from a blend of American folk, country, rock-n-roll, and blues, Erik Koskinen and his top-shelf band realize a sound that is distinctive and fresh while familiar and classic. On April 2nd, the Minnesota songsmith announces the June 28th release of Burning The Deal on Real Phonic Records/Tone Tree Music, sharing the shuffling “Big Plane” video.
    • Date
      June 12, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      New Orleans Suspects ** SOLD OUT **
      $25-$38
    • Description
      New Orleans Suspects - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday June 12 - SOLD OUT ** SOLD OUT ** This New Orleans Supergroup combines irresistibly tight funk, soulful horns, Americana based rhythm and blues, and a pinch of jamband to create a uniquely funky groove for swampified rock-n-roll experience!
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      June 13, 2021
      6:00 PM
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      Dr. Mambo’s Combo ** SOLD OUT **
      $23-$29
    • Description
      SOLD OUT - Dr. Mambo’s Combo - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Sunday June 13 ** SOLD OUT ** Dr. Mambo's Combo, otherwise known as "The Combo", is a soul and R&B band that has been playing at Bunker's Music Bar & Grill in downtown Minneapolis since 1987. While we wait for Bunker’s to re-open, let's get funky together outside under the canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater for a special two set family friendly concert on Sunday, June 13!
    • Date
      June 17, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      All The Pretty Horses / Mayda with guest Papersleeves DJ
      $15-20
    • Description
      All The Pretty Horses / Mayda - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Thursday June 17 Founded in 1993, and led by performance artist Venus DeMars, All The Pretty Horses blends the influences of artists such as Bowie and Sex Pistols with a dose of heavy guitar rock and outrageous costumes, into a self-described Glam-Punk Trans-Band. Mayda is a multi-instrumentalist / artist / producer from the land of 10,000 Lakes.
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      June 18, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      International Reggae All-Stars / Socaholix ** SOLD OUT **
      $12-$25
    • Description
      SOLD OUT - International Reggae All-Stars - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, June 18 ** SOLD OUT ** With band members hailing from Venezuela to Liberia, and US Virgin Islands to Jamaica, the International Reggae All-Stars are truly a global band. Featuring one of today’s hottest reggae vocalists, Westmoreland- Jamaica’s native Lynval “Golden Voice” Jackson, the International Reggae All-Stars play reggae, dancehall and all the Bob Marley classics, and bring peace, love and positive vibrations with them where ever they go.
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      June 25, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      ELnO with DJ Time Machine **SOLD OUT**
      $20-$40
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      SOLD OUT - ELnO with guest DJ Time Machine - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, June 25 **SOLD OUT ** ELnO is back! Join the second best musical tribute to Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra in the greater Twin Cities area as they perform two hours of stone cold ELO classics live.
    • Date
      June 26, 2021
      2:00 PM
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      The Big Wu - 2 Shows! (Late SOLD OUT)
      $15-$30
    • Description
      The Big Wu - 2 Shows! - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday, June 26 The story goes that The Big Wu, bound for rock stardom, sold their souls for a case of Old Style beer one thirsty night long ago. The legend and the band live on. Still rocking their powerful, moving, and energizing original music for the fans. A jam band with a unique style and presence, the Wu combine strong, free flowing improv and vocal harmonies, with finely crafted songs for all tastes.
    • Date
      June 27, 2021
      3:30 PM
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      Dale Watson - 2 Shows! ** SOLD OUT **
      $15-35
    • Description
      SOULD OUT - Dale Watson - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Sunday, June 27 ** SOLD OUT ** Dale has flown the flag for classic honky-tonk for over three decades. He’s christened his brand of American roots “Ameripolitan” to differentiate it from current crop of Nashville-based pop country. The Alabama-born, Texas-raised Watson may be the hardest working entertainer today and is rapidly approaching legendary status.
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      July 8, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      The Ghost of Paul Revere
      $20-26
    • Description
      The Ghost of Paul Revere - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Thursday July 8 Music stitches together a strong community around The Ghost of Paul Revere. The Maine trio—Max Davis [vocals, banjo], Sean McCarthy [vocals, bass], and Griffin Sherry [vocals, guitar]—examine life’s ebbs and flows through a distinct and dynamic distillation of folk, bluegrass, rock, and alternative.
    • Date
      July 9, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      Turn Turn Turn with Martin Devaney ** SOLD OUT **
      $15-30
    • Description
      SOLD OUT - Turn Turn Turn - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, July 9 ** SOLD OUT ** Turn Turn Turn bring their Cosmic Americana to The Hook & Ladder on Friday (7/9). They’ll mix up tunes from their debut, a few covers and brand new material they’re working on for their second record. Special guest, seasoned folk-rock troubadour Martin Devaney opens.
    • Date
      July 10, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Carnage The Executioner presents The Plant Based Poets
      $15-30
    • Description
      Carnage The Executioner Presents: **THE PLANT BASED POETS** A display of organic self-expression through live music, dance, art & food. The Hook & Ladder Theater - July 10, 2021 - Performances by: ill chemistry (Carnage The Executioner & Desdamona) | Saltee | The Orange Goodness | Jodi Seiger’s Rhythm And Shoes Dance Studio Carnage The Executioner presents an evening with: THE PLANT-BASED POETS - A display of organic self-expression through live music, dance, art & food. Featuring live painting, vegan vendors and exciting performances by  ill chemistry (Carnage The Executioner & Desdamona) | Saltee | The Orange Goodness | Jodi Seiger’s Rhythm And Shoes Dance Studio
    • Date
      July 15, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      RRDB 10 (Day 1)- Mae Simpson Music EP Release with New Primitives, & Jeff Ray & Hurricane Harold
      $20-$26
    • Description
      Mae Simpson Music - EP Release with special guests New Primitives, & Jeff Ray & Hurricane Harold - Thursday July 15 - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Roots, Rock, & Deep Blues Festival Fundraiser The Mae Simpson band is pure energy and soul. Blistering funk and dance music mixed with soul, blues, country, calypso, jazz, rock, and even a little hip hop. New Primitives is a mixture of different genres, Reggae/Ska, R&B, Afro Cuban, World Music, deep Funk and American Rock and Roll. Stomp your feet and hang on to your washboards, Jeff Ray and Hurricane Harold are bringing their inspired, heart-pounding, sophisticated (acoustic) country blues to Under “The Canopy!
    • Date
      July 16, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      RRDB 10 (Day 2) - Gully Boys / Kent Burnside with The Flood Brothers
      $20-$26
    • Description
      Roots, Rock, & Deep Blues Festival X - Gully Boys / Kent Burnside with The Flood Brothers - Friday July 16 - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater “Gully Boys: With their echoes of fuzz-rocky ’90s bands and lyrical, high-wiry songs, this trio become one of the most buzzing new Twin Cities bands of the past year ” - Chris Riemenschneider - Kent Burnside was born into the blues. He grew up in the North Mississippi Hill Country and is the eldest grandson of blues legend R.L. Burnside. The Flood Brothers are a THUMP MACHINE whose infectious melodies and animal rhythms will have your bones shakin' outta your boots!
    • Date
      July 17, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      RRDB 10 (Day 3) Molly Maher, RL Boyce with guests Lightnin' Malcolm, Erik Koskinen
      $36-$45
    • Description
      Roots, Rock, & Deep Blues Festival - Molly Maher, RL Boyce, Lightnin’ Malcom & Erik Koskinen - Saturday July 17 - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater Molly Maher resides on the border between the lands of Americana and the Blues and moves beautifully between them, blending simmer and cool with kick-ass guitar playing. R. L. Boyce is a Grammy nominated American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist born and raised in Como, Mississippi, United States. Cutting Edge Bluesman LIGHTNIN MALCOLM, a charismatic and energetic guitar slinger with a deep soulful voice. Sprouted from a blend of American folk, country, rock-n-roll, and blues, Erik Koskinen and his top-shelf band realize a sound that is distinctive and fresh while familiar and classic.
    • Date
      July 23, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      90s Night with You Oughta Know
      $15-$30
    • Description
      90s Night with You Oughta Know - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, July 23 You Oughta Know is a Throwback 1990’s Live-Band party music reenactment of the hottest Jock Jamming, Pumpkin Smashing, Cardigan-Wearing, Blues-Traveling, California-Loving, Waterfall-Chasing, Wayne and Garth Lip-Synching, Virtually Insane, Tubthumping good times out there in this world. Bring your friends, get some drinks, and let You Oughta Know Hit You One More Time, Baby.
    • Date
      July 30, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Deke Dickerson & The Tinglers with Trailer Trash
      $20-$26
    • Description
      Deke Dickerson & The Tinglers with Trailer Trash - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday July 30 One of the most respected guitarists on the West Coast roots rock scene, Deke Dickerson melds top-notch chops with an encyclopedic knowledge of rockabilly, surf, blues, vintage country, and garage rock styles, all informed by his trademark sense of humor.
    • Date
      August 5, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Sarah Morris & Annie Fitzgerald with guest Maygen & The Birdwatcher
      $20-26
    • Description
      Sarah Morris & Annie Fitzgerald - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Thursday August 5 “Rootsy singer Sarah Morris offers a Norah Jones-like approach to Americana, smoothing over its rough edges with a butter-velvety voice and an intimate songwriting style.” –Chris Riemenschneider, Star Tribune . Singer/Songwriter Annie Fitzgerald’s music has been described as “a blend of Tori Amos’ intellectual appeal, Sarah McLachlan’s mystical charm and Edie Brickell’s baroque spirit” (Jamsphere).
    • Date
      August 6, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      Matt Wilson & His Orchestra
      $25-$36
    • Description
      Matt Wilson and His Orchestra - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, August 6 Okay, it’s not an orchestra. More like a banjo-harp-gentle-rockin-happy machine. We don’t know what to call it, but we want everyone to know about it. The music has a lot of light in it. We try to play beautiful songs from all eras. Plus a ton of my own songs dating from the beginning of my songwriting quest right up to the present. That’s Quillan Roe of The Roe Family Singers, me, Jacques Wait who touches all music in Minneapolis, and harpist Phala Tracy.
    • Date
      August 7, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      The Shabby Road Orchestra
      $25-$35
    • Description
      The Shabby Road Orchestra - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday August 7 A steadfast and exhilarating live performance of the Beatles’ beloved, rarely-performed studio years recordings, served up by a veteran cast of area songwriters, performers, gadabouts and multi-instrumentalists.
    • Date
      August 8, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      The Iguanas with guest Camile & Curt
      $22-28
    • Description
      The Iguanas with special guests Camile & Curt - Sunday August 8 - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater New Orleans, Louisiana’s favorite sons, The Iguanas, bring the diverse sounds of their hometown’s fusion of blues, Latin, Zydeco, Cajun, Tex-Mex and Roots Rock to the Hook & Ladder.
    • Date
      August 14, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      Malamanya with guest DJ Manny Duke
      $15-26
    • Description
      Malamanya - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Saturday August 14 Music for your dancing soul. Celebrating Afro-Caribbean music.  Malamanya is comprised of musicians who share a mutual respect and enthusiasm for traditional rhythms and melodies from the Caribbean and Latin America.
    • Date
      August 19, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Tina and the B-Sides ** SOLD OUT **
      $33-$42
    • Description
      Tina & the B-Sides - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Thursday, August 19 - SOLD OUT ** SOLD OUT ** Tina & the B-Sides formed in the late ’80s, with Tina Schlieske citing Aretha Franklin, David Bowie, Janis Joplin, and Elvis Presley as influences for her brand of roadhouse rock ‘n’ roll.
    • Date
      August 20, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Tina and the B-Sides ** SOLD OUT **
      $33-$42
    • Description
      Tina & the B-Sides - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, August 20 - SOLD OUT ** SOLD OUT ** Tina & the B-Sides formed in the late ’80s, with Tina Schlieske citing Aretha Franklin, David Bowie, Janis Joplin, and Elvis Presley as influences for her brand of roadhouse rock ‘n’ roll.
    • Date
      August 21, 2021
      6:30 PM
    • Event
      Trevroc The Block 2021
      $20-26
    • Description
      Trevroc The Block 2021
 with Bases Loaded Mpls, Southside Desire, Palm Friends, Personas, Super Pals Cover Band, DJ Brian Engel and Hosted by Ian Rans - Saturday August 21, 2021 - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater Trevor Engelbrektson 03/25/82 -- 03/27/19 - This annual remembrance event features bands that include an immediate family member of Trevor, or a band he played in. All proceeds from ticket sales will go directly to his family.
    • Date
      August 27, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      ZEPPO with guest Blackfish Movement
      $20-$30
    • Description
      ZEPPO with Blackfish Movement - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, July 27 Formed in St. Paul during the spring of 2016, this group of pals and Minnesota rock veterans, now share their full-throated and full-throttle love of the Led Zeppelin catalog with audiences in the Twin Cites and beyond. Featuring: John Eller (Tiny Lights, Shabby Road Orch.), Paul Boblett (Fathom Lane, Faith Boblett), Noah Levy (Brian Setzer, BoDeans, Honeydogs), Terrance J. Fisher (Run Westy Run) and Zach Sershon. 
    • Date
      September 10, 2021
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      The Belfast Cowboys
      $20-30
    • Description
      The Belfast Cowboys-Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Friday, September 10 The Belfast Cowboys are a nine-piece band from Minneapolis that specializes in the music of Van Morrison. Powered by a four-piece horn section, the Cowboys have flourished in the renowned Minnesota music scene, and have consistently packed houses and wowed crowds since 2002.

Event Schedule

Upcoming #HookStreams

Live Streaming Concert Fundraisers for Minnesota Artists & The Hook & Ladder Theater!

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    • Date
      June 12, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      #HookStream - New Orleans Suspects "On Top The Mighty Mississippi"
      $15/10
    • Description
      New Orleans Suspects - #HookStream - Saturday June 12 The New Orleans Suspects have been tearing up the festival and club circuits for the past 10 years. This New Orleans Supergroup has been laying down its swampified rock-n-roll throughout North America at a feverish pace. Their music combines irresistibly tight funk, soulful horns, Americana based rhythm and blues, and a pinch of jamband to create a uniquely funky groove.
    • Date
      June 13, 2021
      6:00 PM
    • Event
      #HookStream - Dr. Mambo's Combo
      $15
    • Description
      #HookStream - Dr. Mambo’s Combo - Under The Canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater - Sunday June 13 Dr. Mambo's Combo, otherwise known as "The Combo", is a soul and R&B band that has been playing at Bunker's Music Bar & Grill in downtown Minneapolis since 1987. While we wait for Bunker’s to re-open let's get funky together outside, under the canopy at The Hook and Ladder Theater for a special two set family friendly concert on Sunday, June 13!
    • Date
      June 24, 2021
      6:00 PM
    • Event
      Summer Solstice Community Virtual Pow Wow
    • Description
      Summer Solstice Community Virtual Pow Wow - Thursday June 24th This amazing event is aimed at connecting the community to a welcoming social celebration representing traditional Native American culture, customs, and values. It's been a long year due to the pandemic and without any Pow Wows in Indian country, these gatherings have certainly been missed.

Upcoming Theater Events

The Hook and Ladder Theater presents a wide variety of ticketed events with the very lowest ticketing fees in the Twin Cities.

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    • Date
      October 24, 2021
      7:00 PM
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      Supersuckers with guest The Short Fuses
      $?
    • Description
      Supersuckers On Grass You’ve heard our name, you’ve seen our records, our t-shirts and our stickers. We’re probably the favorite band of someone you know and yet maybe we’re still a mystery to you. Well my friend, that’s okay, you’re at the right place to get to know the greatest rock-n-roll band in the world, The Supersuckers.

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