FRESH SNAX (F.K.A. SNAX) is a night full of live music and performance dedicated to bands fronted by Women/Trans/Femme and/or Queer folx. Each event will feature (2) bands/musicians - giving you a little “taste” of the amazing talent MPLS has to offer! We are dedicated to creating a safe space while uplifting artists within our own community. See event details below.
Date: 9/5/19 (Thursday)
ime: 8 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location: Mortimers • 2001 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55405
9:00 p.m. – Prim Woes
Prim Woes is tough but tender, a soft embrace and a hard slap, sunshiny folk songs with an unexpected edge. Established in 2018, this genre bending trio is comprised of Shelby Lano (synths, vocals) aka Queerie Bradshaw, Jay Simonson (lead guitar, vocals) lead singer of psych rock band France Camp, and Elise Pfau (guitar, vocals), formerly of Nice Purse along with Simonson. Come for the embrace of their gentle layered coos and stay for their strong melodies, clever lyrics, and dreamy synths.
10:30 p.m. – Seaberg and The Black Velvet Punks
Black Velvet Punks are a hip-hop, jazz punk, and neo-soul band fronted by black genderqueer guitarist, Taylor Seaberg with drummer/vocalist, Traiveon Dunlap and bassist, Roderick Glasper. Often soulful and punk driven, the group carries a vibrant energy.