$15 in advance/$17 at the door
10:30pm doors/11pm showtime
Nooky Jones is a Minneapolis-based neo-soul group with influences from D’Angelo and Robert Glasper to Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye. Since forming in 2014, the band has delivered its sound to several major venues in the Twin Cities including First Avenue, Icehouse, and The Fitzgerald Theater. Nooky Jones has also toured the Midwest performing shows in Kansas City, St. Louis, and Chicago. Coming off the heals of their debut record, release summer of 2017, Nooky Jones is taking Soul and R&B to hip and modern heights.
Jessica Manning is an alternative-R&B artist born in Stockholm, Sweden and based in Minneapolis, MN. She draws influence from pop, soul, and electronic music by artists such as Frank Ocean, Solange, and Kevin Garrett. Her sound incorporates electronic drums and synthesizers to create an atmosphere that her soulful melodies, rich vocals, and thoughtful lyrics soar high above. Jessica Manning’s music and music videos have been featured in publications such as Huffington Post, Okayplayer, Indieshuffle, Allmusic, Singersroom, Myspace and Paste Magazine.
"…she has solidified a signature sound which she can confidently call home. In this space, she is able to paint the walls with songs that are raw, honest, and cathartic.” - Huffington Post
Born and raised in Minneapolis, DJ Keezy has been making waves in the Twin Cites for four years now. Through her years of DJ’ing and realizing that women are consistently being underestimated in their own talents and abilities, Keezy has commitment to using her gift to highlight other artists. She has won "Twin Cities Best Club DJ of 2017" and is the founder of one of the first all woman identified line-up dance parties to hit First Avenues Mainroom. In addition, she is a curator of many other dance nights within the Twin Cities. Keezy has also had the opportunity to open for established acts like KEHLANI, DEJ LOAF, BIG FREEDIA, TRINA, JESSIE REYEZ & DA BRAT and many more. Including being on worlds biggest one day Hip-Hop festival "Soundset". Her style is heavily influenced by hip-hop, jazz and rap. Her signature sound consists of spinning throwbacks and the hottest new remixes.