Basilica Block Party bands revealed

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MINNEAPOLIS - It was a party to reveal the details of a party in downtown Minneapolis.

The lineup of the 2013 Cities 97 Basilica Block Party was unveiled, one band at a time, at the Pourhouse Thursday. From 3:30-7pm, a band was announced every 15 minutes until all 19 bands were revealed. Six of those bands are local.

Friday, July 12
Sun Country Stage
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
Father John Misty
Mayer Hawthorne

Church Stage
Matt Nathanson
ZZ Ward
Family of the Year
Churchill Stage
Actual Wolf
The Cactus Blossoms

Saturday, July 13
Sun Country Stage
Matchbox Twenty
Goo Goo Dolls
kate earl

Church Stage
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Cloud Cult Stage
Van Stee
Bomba de Luz

The Block Party is on the grounds of the Basilica of St. Mary Friday, July 12 and Saturday, July 13 from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. each night.

General admission tickets go on sale Saturday, May 4 at 10a.m. Single-night tickets are $50 and two-night passes are $90 through May 31. On June 1, single-night ticket prices increase to $55 and two-night passes to $100 through July 11.

Proceeds from the event are directed through The Basilica Landmark to fund the continued renovation of The Basilica and its campus.

Click here for details on buying tickets.

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