Photos: The Minneapolis music scene, from the 1980s to now


The Replacements' 'Let It Be,' 1984
1 The Replacements' "Let It Be," 1984 
The Replacements at the U of M, 1985.
2 The Replacements in an elevator in Coffman Memorial Union on the University of Minnesota campus, February 1985 
Prince at First Avenue in Minneapolis, undated
3 Prince at First Avenue in Minneapolis, undated 
David Byrne at the Walker Art Center, 1984
4 David Byrne at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, 1984 
Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth, July 15, 1986
5 Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth, July 15, 1986 
The Butthole Surfers in Minneapolis, 1985
6 The Butthole Surfers at the 7th Street Entry in Minneapolis, 1985 
Bruce Springsteen at the Met Center, 1988
7 Bruce Springsteen at the Met Center in Bloomington, Minn., May 10, 1988 
On the road with Babes in Toyland,1990
8 On the road with Babes in Toyland, April 1990 
Soul Asylum's
9 Album cover for Soul Asylum's "Clam Dip & Other Delights," 1989 
Femi Kuti at the Minnesota Zoo, 2007.
10 Femi Kuti at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, Minn., Aug. 2, 2007 
'Heyday: 35 Years of Music in Minneapolis'
11 'Heyday: 35 Years of Music in Minneapolis'